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The Department Of Justice Begins Probe Into Local Real Estate Customs

by Joseph Kazickas
Real Estate News - Lots of news about the Department of Justice's probe into local real estate customs recently. Here's my take.


When Is The Commission Due?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - When the commission is due is often a subject of misunderstanding on the part of sellers who are represented by a real estate broker.


Why Would I Give A Neighbor Permission To Walk Across My Property?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - Let us assume that you are an absentee owner of an unimproved, (vacant), parcel of waterfront property. Let us further assume that the owner of the property who resides in a house behind yours would like to get to the beach in front of your property.


What Is The Difference Between A Condominium And A Co-Op?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - Ownership of a condominium is ownership of real property, entitling the owner to the “entire bundle of legal rights.”


What Does It Mean To Be A Landlord?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - One thing that it means is that you are in a contractual relationship with a tenant, and each of you has rights and responsibilities with respect to the other.


What Is 'An Option To Buy?'

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - Most importantly, an option to buy is a contract for the purchase and sale of real estate, and like all contracts in New York State with respect to the purchase and sale of real estate, must be in writing to be enforceable.


Do I Need A Rental Permit To Rent Out My House?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - In the unincorporated areas of the Town of Southampton you do. Local Law No. 40 went into effect in the unincorporated areas of the Town of Southampton on January 1, 2008.


What Does 'Property Owned In Severalty' Mean?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - If a property is owned "in severalty," doesn't that mean more than one person owns the property?


Do I Have To Pay Taxes On The Sale Of My Property?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - In order to better understand the answers to this question, the article published previously should be read first.


Am I The Mortgagor Or The Mortgagee?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - Am I the mortgagor or the mortgagee is often the subject of discussion at social gatherings of the rich and famous as well as just ordinary folks. It is not uncommon for members of both groups to come up with the wrong answer.


What Went Wrong With The Mortgage Market?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - I defined what a mortgage is and certain clauses contained in a mortgage. In order to try to address at least one aspect of what went wrong with the mortgage market, we would have to look at the subject in a historical context.


Market Value, Price, Cost; What's The Difference?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - When a real estate agent performs a comparative market analysis, (CMA), for a prospective seller, the agent is attempting to determine the probable price the property will bring in a competitive and open market.


What Is The Difference Between A Referral Fee And A Finders Fee?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - What is the difference between a referral fee and a finders fee in a real estate transaction? Under NY State Law, a person may not be paid a referral fee who does not hold a real estate broker's license.


Get The Lead Out!

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - When it was discovered that lead could be hazardous to your health, the Federal Government passed a law regarding the sale and rental of housing built prior to 1978.


'It's A Free Country, Ain't It?!'

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - In the field of real estate, private property is subject to environmental laws, building codes, zoning ordinances, just to name a few. The government's authority to do this is known as “police power.”


What Are Covenants, Conditions And Restrictions?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - A person who owns property and has the property sub-divided in accordance with laws governing subdivision, may restrict the use of the land through a restrictive covenant in the deed or by a separate recorded declaration filed with the County Clerk's Office in the County.


What Is The STAR Program?

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - It is not true that in order to be eligible to qualify for the STAR exemption you must be under a certain income, over a certain age, or have children in school.


Codes, Codes, And More Codes!

by John A. Viteritti
Real Estate News - Buildings codes are primarily intended to protect the health and safety of the building's inhabitants as well as protect the welfare of the general public.


Brown Harris Stevens Wins Affiliate Of The Year Award

Real Estate News - Brown Harris Stevens is pleased to announce the luxury residential real estate firm has been selected as the 2010 Affiliate-of-the-Year by Christie's Great Estates.


The Corcoran Group Launches Real Estate App For Android

Real Estate News - On September 16, The Corcoran Group, New York's largest residential real estate firm, released its Corcoran real estate app for Google's Android platform which is now available on all Droid smartphones.


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