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We finally received our first bit of snow this year! Granted it is not expected to be anything major, there have been predictions for heavy snow storms soon, and as some of us may know - winter storms should not be taken lightly. With these easy tips, you can be prepared for these storms. Stay Wa...
On December 4th 2014, the team Realtors to the Heroes of Tom Crimmins Realty held its annual toy drive. This year, the special event was held at Flanagan’s Tavern. Flanagan’s is located on Amboy Road in the Great Kills section of Staten Island. Tom Crimmins Realty recently opened its second offic...
If you're getting ready to retire, you may be thinking about downsizing. Once you have reached your golden years, it usually makes sense to move into a smaller, more efficient condo. While downsizing may seem impossible, these six tips will help you reach your goal. 1. The Six-Month Rule If you'r...
One of the most significant factors home buyers and sellers focus on when buying real estate is the negotiated sales price in the purchase contract. While the sales price is undeniably important, the fact is that other terms in the sales contract may have more far-reaching and significant effects...
For both buyers and sellers, choosing the right real estate agent is an important and difficult decision, but making the right selection is critical. Consider the following essential characteristics for a real estate agent before signing a contract: Experience An agent must understand the real es...
Watch out South Shore! Tom Crimmins Realty has officially opened their doors in a new office located at 282 Nelson Avenue.  Since starting in the real estate business four years ago, Tom Crimmins Realty became the fastest growing real estate company on Staten Island. Having a new office location ...
Selling your real estate in a slow real estate market isn’t easy, but it can be done. Pricing your home right is the key to selling it within a reasonable amount of time. Sometimes this means lowering your price while it’s on the market. Of course, you want to get as much money as possible, so ho...
If you're wondering if it's the right time for you to buy a home, you might want to think about the pros and cons of renting versus buying.  Here are a few of them, which might help you make up your mind: Let's First Go Over The Advantages Of Renting A Home You don't have to worry about finding a...
Are you thinking of buying a second home? Perhaps as a vacation residence, a rental property or an alternative place to live near your family? A second home can be a great investment, can improve your lifestyle and can bring you rental money. However, there are a number of things that you need to...
While the traditional method of trawling for sale listings, making bids, and negotiating with the seller has been a popular rite of passage for many home buyers, buying a house at auction is swiftly becoming a favored way to purchase property. Buying a home through auction can be tricky, so it's ...

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