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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

5 Home Inspection Preparation Tips for Eager Sellers

Posted by Collin McGorty on Mar 7, 2018 9:00:00 AM

A home inspection is a buyer’s last line of defense against purchasing a subpar property. To facilitate a sale, a home’s condition is examined to ensure the buyer isn’t being swindled. Inspectors indicate areas of concern, which the buyer can use to negotiate a better deal. If you’re looking to pass and receive the highest possible sales price for your home, here are some key areas to look at beforehand.

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Topics: residential real estate, Selling

3 Questions to Ask Yourself before Signing an Apartment Lease

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

Many potential renters are eager to sign an apartment lease as soon as they possibly can—but is that always the right decision? In fact, there are lots of important factors and details that you should review before signing your name on the dotted line. With a little due diligence, you may end up saving yourself some hard-earned money and time.  

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Topics: lease agreement, Leasing Apartments, rental property

Popular and Iconic Home Styles throughout American History

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

If you’re in the process of buying a house, it can be tricky to determine exactly which kind of property you’re looking for. After all, there are plenty of unique home styles that are particular to certain regions and neighborhoods—but how can you choose one if you aren’t aware of the differences? That’s why we’ve compiled a quick crash course in some of the basic residential property designs that you may come across during your search.

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Topics: residential real estate, design, house design

3 Factors You Must Consider Before Buying a Home

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

So you’re finally ready to start seriously considering buying a home. With spring right around this corner, there isn’t a better time to purchase. Whether you’re buying a first home or looking for an upgrade, the acquisition of residential real estate is a long process with many steps along the way. Here’s a few major priorities that you must accomplish before closing any deal.

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Topics: Buying, Mortgage, buying a house

How the Modern Office is Changing the Way We Work

Posted by Collin McGorty on Feb 7, 2018 9:00:00 AM

While some business owners may overlook office design, there are significant benefits that can come from a well-designed, optimized workplace. That’s why you must always be incorporating the latest innovations and trends of the modern office.

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Topics: office, office space, office design, commercial space

What are the Most Common Tax Benefits Available to Homeowners?

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jan 24, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Buying a residential property will likely take a considerable hit on your wallet—but luckily, there are a few financial advantages available to homeowners. Depending on certain factors like your finances, mortgage and property, you may be entitled to receive certain tax deductions that could save you significant funds. Here are a few common tax benefits that you can take advantage of.

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Topics: residential real estate, Mortgage, interest rate, buying a house

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