I frequently get calls from prospective buyers who are interested in investing in income-producing properties, such as residential apartment buildings. The return on these investments can be very lucrative; however, there can also be many pitfalls. Before you buy the property, you should be aware of the responsibilities that a landlord must
Prior to the creation of the state of Israel, Britain ruled over the land for thirty years and created strict zoning laws regulating Jerusalem construction. Over the past few decades, there has been a movement to rezone Jerusalem in order to encourage greater development of the city.
ASK THE REALTOR®: I was thinking about becoming a Realtor®. I don’t know what to do first. Can you tell me about the process?
ROBERT RUSSO: To become a Realtor® you must be 18 years or older, have a high school education or equivalency, and you must
Modi’in is a beautiful, friendly city that has become a popular destination for olim. Founded in 1993, the city is well-planned, with large swaths of protected land for parks and nature reserves. Modi’in has been designed to become Israel’s fourth-largest city; the population is currently almost 100,000 people and
Many homebuyers want ready-to-move-in, but in many markets and situations it may pay to consider buying a “fixer-upper.”
There are at least four ways to finance construction projects, but only one allows for a minimum amount of equity or down payment. This program allows for the cost of
(StatePoint) When updating your home each season, most of the emphasis is placed on delighting your sense of sight. Why not spend some time on your home’s fragrance?
To refresh your home this fall, consider these tips:
(BPT) If you’re interested in living a greener lifestyle, perhaps you’re already trying to reduce your energy usage as much as possible. Maybe you ride your bike to work, unplug your electronics when they’re not in use, use fans during warm weather and avoid wasting water.
Signing a contract for the purchase of a home is probably the most expensive item you will buy in your lifetime. Why should you not seek the advice of an attorney? New Jersey is one of the strictest states when it comes to environmental law. Each town has its own criteria to obtain a Certificate of Occupancy. Contract Law is very
(BPT) The rituals of fall include sending kids back to school, raking leaves and cheering on the hometown football team. In addition, a new fall tradition has emerged for America’s nearly 74 million homeowners - home improvement.
This fall promises to be particularly popular for home projects.
With professionalism and warmth, Fern Malka and her team of realtors at Royal Realty Services (RRS) help simplify the often overwhelming task of purchasing or selling a property. Together with the agents in her employ, Fern offers the knowledge that comes with their combined 75 years of experience.
I am a Jerusalem-centric Jew. It started 30 years ago when I spent two years learning in yeshiva in Jerusalem’s Old City, and it continues to this day, as I visit Jerusalem a few times a week for work.
Never in our great grandparents’ wildest dreams could they have imagined that we
Seasoning is an underwriting time frame that must pass before you can be eligible for mortgage financing. When you experience a financial hardship, typically your credit scores decline. It takes years to navigate around certain events and to bring your credit scores back up. If you are looking to buy or refinance a property, lenders will