Apartment Hunting

Is Now the Best Time to Buy an Apartment?

That's a great question, and it's one I happen to be asked all the time. There are numerous elements of this question which really have to be considered. Are you asking about seasonality? For instance, is it better to buy in the winter time as opposed to the summer time? Or are you simply asking about the current state of New York City's real estate market? Let's address all these questions here.

Getting Help from Parents to Buy Your NYC Apartment

Buying a property in New York City is not getting cheaper any day soon. As you start considering purchasing your first apartment, you might come to the realization that you might be in need of some financial help from your parents. There is absolutely nothing wrong in asking your parents for help. You likely want to stop flushing money down the toilet in rent and start getting all the amazing benefits associated with apartment ownership. 

Ready to Buy your First Apartment? Time to Sublet your Lease.

Ready to Buy your First Apartment? Time to Sublet your Lease.

Timing your apartment purchase with the end of your lease doesn't always work out as you planned. The easiest way to overcome this challenge is to plan the purchase around when you find the right property at the right price. Sublet your current apartment to get out of the lease.