Tag Archives: NYC residential real estate

New York State Targets Low-Hanging Fruit To Raise Revenue – The Real Estate Transfer Tax and the Mansion Tax Are Hiked!

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If the business or entity you are responsible for running needs to raise its top-line revenue number, in the hopes of potentially improving the bottomline number, what can be done? Simple! The business could simply raise prices being charged the consumer for the product(s), right? Of course that answer in many cases is not feasible, as there […]

Guest Author – ‘Challenging Your NYC Property Value Assessment May Be Easier Than Ever’ by Darya Shneyder

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New York City property value assessments, like those on Long Island, can often be based on data that is often considered by the owner to be somewhat inaccurate and/or open for debate. Maybe you should think about appealing! (Challenging Your NYC Property Value Assessment May Be Easier Than Ever originally appeared in the Commercial Observer, […]

Mega-Manhattan Mansion Sales Grind To A Virtual Halt

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For anyone who may be interested in throwing a low-ball bid at an apartment in Manhattan with an asking price of $100MM, now might actually be the time to do it! After recently examining the decline of the nosebleed-level apartment rents across U.S. markets like New York City (‘Apartment Rents: What Goes Up, Must Come Down!‘), today the […]