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SoFla real estate deals on hold: Insurers delay closings ahead of Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane Dorian is putting real estate deals in a holding pattern as it approaches South Florida. Insurance companies hold...

Brooklyn closings were down 20% in Q3

It was not a great quarter for closings in Brooklyn. Closings in the borough dropped by 20 percent year over year from July to September, according to a new report from Compass. The total...

These are NYC’s 5 priciest home sales ever

If the Crown Building penthouse actually tradesĀ for $180 million, it would eclipse the current record-holder for New York’s priciest...

After the closing: What happens when brokers battle over commissions

When a busted partnership between a pair of brokers at Newmark Knight Frank gave rise to fight over a...

Going to the dogs: Brokers get creative with closing gifts

Selling or buying a home can be a grueling process, and the months-long relationship between agent and client can...

Home inspections are the No. 1 real estate deal killer: report

Most home buyers and sellers don’t think much about what might derail their purchase or sale. But here’s a...

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Don’t let closing costs surprise you

Everyone knows that financing and closing on a home purchase can be complicated. Which is why more than a year ago the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a set of new disclosures and rules...

All 12 Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf shops in Manhattan close

Trendy java joint chain Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf has shuttered all 12 of its New York City locations....

When sellers leave their junk behind

  Sometimes one man’s trash is another’s unwanted housewarming gift.

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Openings and closings: David Yurman opens, Tah-Poozie closes … and more

From left: David Yurman at 712 Madison Avenue and Tah-Poozie at 50 Greenwich Avenue On the Upper East Side,...

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