Tag Archives: New York

First-Time Homebuyer Seminar On May 21st In Rockville Centre, Long Island!

Long Island first-time homebuyers

If You’re Thinking About Buying Your First Home… Would you, or maybe someone you know, like to attend a short seminar where in one location you can meet all of the professionals who are involved in the process of buying a home, learn from them about some of the potential pitfalls along with the ways […]

Should A Title Insurance Provider Bother With Branding?

New York title insurance

In title insurance, a business where client acquisition is typically based on relationships and referrals and not on impulse buying or online shopping, is any expense incurred trying to ‘brand’ a firm actually worth it? At Hallmark Abstract Service we think that it is! This is because it’s our desire to try and differentiate and highlight the […]

Join Us At The Sixth Annual Heroes To Heroes Foundation Golf Outing On July 18, 2016 In New York!

Heroes To Heroes Foundation Helps Veterans Who Have Served In Combat And Are Now Suffering With PTSD, Moral Injury And Traumatic Brain Injury, Begin To Heal! Heroes To Heroes Foundation, an all-volunteer 501(c)(3), successfully accomplishes this by utilizing a unique program that combines spirituality with peer support through non-denominational trips to Israel, where the veterans find the strength […]

NYC Rents Negatively* Impacted By The Law Of Supply And Demand

NYC luxury rentals

Negatively of course if you are an apartment owner or developer and positively if you are a prospective tenant! Economics 101: More supply in the face of steady or even declining demand, regardless of the product, will lead to lower prices! Of course in the category of luxury Manhattan rental apartments, there are other variables […]

The Most And Least Affordable U.S. Housing Markets For ‘Average’ Earners!

homebuyer

For the very wealthy all-cash buyer or someone who can easily qualify for a mortgage, location can be an extremely easy decision! But for the other 90%+ of Americans who may fall somewhere below these two categories, so-called ‘average’ wage earners, the affordability factor in the rent vs buy decision or when choosing a potential homes […]

The New York Urban League Football Classic! (Morgan State University vs Howard University)

New York Urban League

On September 24 at MetLife Stadium the New York Urban League (NYUL) will be holding its 43rd Annual Football Classic pitting Morgan State University against Howard University! This past week I was invited to an event at MetLife Stadium by Nkrumah Pierre that he was hosting with the New York Urban League. The dual purpose was to highlight […]

Take Me Out To The Ballgame…The New, NY Yankee Stadium Menu Is Sure To Be A Crowd-Pleaser! (Photos)

With the New York Yankees opening at home Monday against the Houston Astros two things are certain! The first is that a great many New Yorkers will be playing hooky from work or school to make the 1:05 PM start of the Opening Day game (although temperatures forecast in the 40’s with a chance of snow […]

In Which New York State School Districts Are The Teachers Considered The Best*? (Ranking)

Real Estate, School Districts And Teachers Often when homebuyers with children, or those who are planning on having children, make a choice concerning towns to consider purchasing in the quality of the school district will loom large in their list of criteria. Using that logic it would stand to reason that many (although not all) of […]

DYNAMIC BUSINESS ALLIANCE VISITORS DAY!

Long Island, New York Networking Visitors Day! What is your plan to grow your business in 2016? On January 13, 2016 the Dynamic Business Alliance will be holding a Visitors Day that will take place at the Embassy Diner in Bethpage, Long Island. The Visitors Day, as well as our normal weekly meeting, will begin at 7:00AM […]

Hallmark Abstract Service Develops New Business Relationships The Old Fashioned Way…We Earn Them!

There are a variety of ways to earn the trust and ultimately the business of your prospects! At Hallmark Abstract Service we know only one…To Earn It! For those of you who are too young to remember a 1979 commercial from the brokerage firm, Smith Barney, the short video below is a reminder of the famous tagline that […]