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How to Add Curb Appeal to Boost your Home’s Property Value

Posted by Collin McGorty on May 16, 2018 9:00:00 AM

If you’re in the market to sell a residential space, the goal is always to increase the property value of your home as much as possible. Luckily, there are a few quick fixes to improve your home’s curb appeal, which can boost property value significantly.

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Topics: residential real estate, Selling, property value

How to Complete a Commercial Real Estate Sale for Beginners

Posted by Collin McGorty on May 9, 2018 9:00:00 AM

If you have a business that’s looking to change locations, then it might be time to finally sell your commercial real estate property. Unfortunately though, if you aren’t a real estate broker or professional, it can be difficult to figure out where to start—so here are some tips to get your commercial real estate sale past the finished line.

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Topics: Selling, commerical real estate

How to Save for a House: S&D’s Official Beginner’s Guide

Posted by Collin McGorty on May 2, 2018 9:00:00 AM

For most people, buying a new home is the single biggest purchase of their lifetime. So, if you’re considering taking the leap in the near future, it doesn’t hurt to get a jump start on saving. However, not many people know how to save for a house. That’s why we’ve compiled a few tips and tricks that will help you stack up those extra funds in no time.

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Topics: Buying, residential real estate

What is a Reverse Mortgage Loan, and How does it Work?

Posted by Collin McGorty on Apr 25, 2018 9:00:00 AM

If you’re a homeowner over 62 and in need of extra funds, perhaps it’s time to consider taking out a reverse mortgage. Unfortunately, if you aren’t a real estate or lending professional, you may not be as familiar with this practice. To help you make an educated decision about your financial future, here’s everything you need to know.

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Topics: Finance, Mortgage

Desk Accessories for Increasing Productivity in the Office

Posted by Collin McGorty on Apr 18, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Your desk is incredibly important to your work routine and productivity. That’s why, when it’s equipped with the right items, your creativity, efficiency and even your happiness is bound to improve. If your work station could use a makeover, consider incorporating these convenient, manageable desk accessories.

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Topics: office, office design

Is Hiring a Property Management Company Really Worth it?

Posted by Collin McGorty on Apr 11, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Without any prior experience, managing an investment property will not come easy. Since there are certain laws and practices that you might be unfamiliar with, one wrong move can bring about serious legal and financial problems. However, when you hire a property management company to oversee your real estate, you can rest easy knowing that these problems are being taken care of by a professional.

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Topics: Property Management, Renting, landlord

How to Choose the Right Retail Space for your Business

Posted by Collin McGorty on Apr 4, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Your retail business will have a difficult time succeeding if you don’t choose the proper location and property for it. Here are a few helpful factors that you should consider before acquiring your company’s next brick-and-mortar retail space.

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Topics: Retail, retail space for lease, commerical real estate

Need a Commercial Property in Westbury? S&D has You Covered

Posted by Collin McGorty on Mar 28, 2018 9:00:00 AM

If you’re in the market for a quality multi-use property that’s conveniently located in the heart of a bustling business district, we here at S&D have the perfect place for you. In fact, here’s everything that you need to know about our property located at 701 Prospect Avenue in Westbury.

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Topics: office, commerical real estate

Expert Tenant Screening Tips for Finding Quality Residents

Posted by Collin McGorty on Mar 21, 2018 9:00:00 AM

When you have a solid tenant, you never have to worry that your property is being damaged or that the rent isn’t going to be paid on time. The same cannot be said about an unruly renter. Not only could they jeopardize the condition of your investment property, they might also bother other people living in the building. To ensure that you always find the right occupants for your units, utilize these handy tenant screening tips.

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Topics: Renting, landlord, rental property

Green Technology to Reduce Energy Consumption in the Office

Posted by Collin McGorty on Mar 14, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Now more than ever, there is a focus on “going green” in the corporate world. Companies across the nation are paying close attention to their energy consumption and environmental impact. If your business is looking to reduce its carbon footprint, here are a few eco-friendly products that epitomize green technology.

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Topics: office, commercial property, green building

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