Monthly Archives: February 2011

History- African American Architects

  Here is a short list of  a few African American Architects Jewel Vertner Woodson Tandy 1885-1949-  The first registered African American architect in New York State. Paul Williams  1894-1980-  Designed over 2,000 homes in southern California and  the Los … Continue reading

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Thinking of Buying Real Estate in Brooklyn- Want to know the difference between a co-op and a condo

  When you buy a condo (condominium) you own the unit,  it is much like buying  a house.  There is a deed and  tax bill. You will have to pay a monthly maintenance fee to the condo association.  Condos usually … Continue reading

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Be your own landlord- Buy this Brownsville Brooklyn 2 fam home for sale – great price

7 bedrooms is what you get when you purchase this Brownsville Brooklyn  2 fam home Asking $420k The owner  of this wonderful Brownsville Brooklyn  home enjoy use of the 4 bedroom apartment and full basement.  There is a spacious 3 … Continue reading

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Different Types of Home Loans to consider when buying your Brooklyn Home

Types of Home Loans FHA Loans- FHA is a government insured loan that has a minimum downpayment of 3.5% for home buyers.   Some Downpayment and closing cost can be gifted. Conventional Loans- Downpayment requirements  can range from 5-20%.  Conventional loans … Continue reading

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Tired of shoveling snow- Buy one of these East Flatbush co-ops for sale

  Addr: 745 East 31st street bet Glenwood Road & Avenue H Des: Spacious lobby level one bedroom co-op, living/dining combo, modern kit, large master, good condition , onsite laundry and parking available.  near the  Flatbush Junction Hub Asking $109,000 … Continue reading

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Winter Jam comes to Brooklyn’s Prospect Park Sat Feb 5th 2011

Source: nyc gov parks Winter Jam makes  it  stop in Flatbush  Brooklyn at Prospect Park this Saturday Feb 5th, 2011  from 11:00- 4:00 p. m.  Loc: The Nethermead in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, enter at Ocean Ave & Lincoln Rd * This … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Real Estate Sales Jan 2011

  Jan 2, 2011- Jan 31, 2011 sales  Source: Brooklyn MLS There were 99 closed sales for the month of January 2011 Residential  1-3 fam homes   62 Multi Fam 4 +/Mixed use        5 Co-op / Condo                         32 If your a … Continue reading

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