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A Purchaser’s Guide to NYC Real Estate: What Is an Offering Plan?

February 11, 2019

For clients buying into a Condominium or Cooperative, often their broker or attorney will provide them with a massive tome called the “Offering Plan.” When faced with approx. 500 pages of potential homework, clients often ask: what is this, why is it important, and do I really need to read the whole thing? Here’s what […]

NYC Real Estate Attorney’s Closing Report: October 2018

February 8, 2019

Just a few of our recent closings. If you are also looking to buy or sell at these property addresses, you might want to give us a call. Property Value Transaction 418 East 59th Street, NY, NY $2,070,000 Coop Purchase 608 Lorimer Street, BK, BY $665,000 Condo Purchase 325 West 45th Street, NY, NY $610,000 […]

Hello Neighbor! Dwayne Johnson Production Company Leasing at 10 Grand Central

February 5, 2019

According to the New York Post, our firm will have a new neighbor! According to the article, Seven Bucks Productions, a media company owned by actor and Hollywood star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, has reportedly decided to lease at 10 Grand Central. This is good news for building owner Marx Realty, who have begun extensive […]

NYC Real Estate Attorney’s Closing Report: September 2018

February 1, 2019

Just a few of our recent closings. If you are also looking to buy or sell at these property addresses, you might want to give us a call. Property Value Transaction 261 West 25th Street, NY, NY $2,250,000 Condo Purchase 729 Hancock Street, BK, NY $2,149,000 House Purchase 50 Lexington Avenue, NY, NY $1,250,000 Coop […]

WHFirm Attorneys Give NYC Real Estate Lecture at AgentStudio

January 29, 2019

Firm Partners Jack Harari and Michael Zadjelovich recently presented a lecture in partnership with AgentStudio, aimed at familiarizing NYC Realtors with the Due Diligence process. We would like to extend out thanks to the attendees, and for AgentStudio for organizing and hosting the event!

The Long View: A Note on Mortgage Rates for Prospective Real Estate Purchasers

January 25, 2019

Freddie Mac recently posted an update on mortgage rates, noting that as of December 6, 2018, the recent trend toward rising rates was punctuated by a welcome pullback amid a steep sell-off in U.S. stocks. However, the informative chart that accompanies their report makes an interesting point that we believe is worth exploring. This chart, […]

NYC Real Estate Attorney’s Closing Report: August 2018

January 22, 2019

Just a few of our recent closings. If you are also looking to buy or sell at these property addresses, you might want to give us a call. Property Value Transaction 204 West 85th Street, NY, NY $2,050,000 Coop Purchase 24-12 42nd Road, LIC, NY $583,000 Condo Purchase 261 West 25th Street, NY, NY $1,325,000 […]

We Have (Not) Moved!

January 18, 2019

As recent visitors to our office will no doubt have noticed, our building has been undergoing extensive renovation and re-branding during the last couple of months. Not only will the existing lobby be upgraded, but a state-of-the-art lounge area will soon open on the 7th Floor. As part of this upgrade, our building has officially changed […]

NYC Real Estate Attorney’s Closing Report: July 2018

January 15, 2019

Just a few of our recent closings. If you are also looking to buy or sell at these property addresses, you might want to give us a call. Property Value Transaction 415 Grand Street, NY, NY $785,000 Coop Purchase  300 East 85th Street, NY, NY $1,250,000  Coop Sale 264 Lexington Avenue, NY, NY $915,000  Coop […]

NYC Real Estate Buyers and Sellers Breathe Easier as L Train Shutdown Called Off

January 8, 2019

As reported by the New York Times, Governer Cuomo has called off a planned shutdown of the L subway track, which would have lasted 15 months. The shutdown, which was intended to repair structural damage caused by Hurricane Sandy in 2012, will be replaced by a program of gradual repairs, and will accommodate full weekday […]