Monthly Archives: November 2010

Did you know that you could dial 311 to connect to the Homeless Outreach Programs?

Tweet I originally wrote this note,in the winter of 2008,and posted it on Facebook.I try to remind people often ,especially as we head into winter months. Just a quick note- for those of us who live in NYC- and are not aware-you can call 311 to be transferred to the division of homeless services. There…

Great new blog from Warburg Realty CEO Fred Peters :Competitive Bidding: The Return

Tweet I truly enjoy reading the posts Fred Peters writes.And this week is no exception. Are you getting your money’s worth from your agent ? Are you engaging a trusted advisor and partner who helps you achieve your real estate goals ? Everyone is more cautious, more data driven, more intent on getting value for…

Set your DVR’s now. HGTV’s Selling New York returning in January-featuring some of Warburg Realty’s top brokers

Tweet If you are a fan of reality television,and real estate-check out Selling New York on HGTV. The show was a hit in its first season,featuring luxe New York City real estate and the brokers who represent buyers and sellers in these transcations. Warburg Realty has joined the cast ,and some of our top brokers…

Is the +selectbusservice M15 special ? Some thoughts from a long time rider…

Tweet About a month ago ,I wrote about my thoughts on the select bus service that was coming to the first and second avenue M15 lines in Manhattan. In the last week or so,there have been two New York Post articles about fines that were levied,one where a woman apparently presented the wrong reciept and…

Blogs away -welcome to the “new” YourNYCRealEstateResource.com

Tweet Blogging for me was an uphill battle to start. I understood what was entailed, didn’t think I could do it, or that I had the time. Took me long enough to grasp Twitter,but that to me made sense as a highly mobile activity.Being an agent in Manhattan,its often easy to feel overwhelmed by attending…

Giving is at the core essence of growth-my thanks to those who have given to me.

Tweet Today is Thanksgiving Day. I believe it is essential to find something to be thankful for every single day.Whether its good health,or having caught the subway just as the doors shut-find something,no matter how small,to be grateful for,and maybe even make you (or someone else) smile. Some days,it is far harder than others. But,…

Giving Thanks-Latest post from Warburg Realty CEO

Tweet As we approach Thanksgiving,what are you thankful for? This morning in our sales meeting it was really great to hear from colleagues what they are thankful for,professionally & personally. Everyday,I have tried to find something to be thankful for the list usually includes good health (when I’ve got it),friends and family (including the most…

#dailyarsenal MB Boheme pen, personal #levenger note card cc:@DanaMoos @Marctherealtor

Tweet Sometimes you have to go old school (ok. In truth its hard to dissuade my techie toddler great nephew *not* to want to play with my gadgets,and for time being he prefers his giant easel pad for drawing) ! What’s scribbled on the card ? New buyer client,notes on different buildings that fit the…

Poppies and Veteran’s day

Tweet On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918 the armistice which ended “The Great War” (WWI) was signed. In Europe it is called Armistice Day, for citizens of the Commonwealth , Remembrance Day and here in the US Veterans Day. Why poppies ? Poppies grow a lot in…

Interesting, latest blog from Warburg President Frederick Peters and some of his take-away’s from this years NAR convention

Tweet Over the long term,if you’re in a position to buy (finances in order,feel secure about your situation going forward),and have a long term view,this may still be an ideal time to purchase.And honestly,even from a selling standpoint,depending on when you bought,even if near the apex of the market,the possibilities of what purchasing power you…