Monday, December 09, 2019

Real Estate

How to Choose the Right Stone for Your Kitchen Countertop

It’s no doubt that we spend an exorbitant amount of time in our kitchens. These spaces have become much more than a place to cook a meal. Kitchens are places where families congregate to share recaps of their day over a meal. Kitchens are where guests tend to hang out at family events and holidays. For this reason, homeowners are

Protect Your Valuables From Extreme Weather Disasters

(BPT) Natural disasters cost Americans $91 billion in damages in 2018, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

With parts of the country in the midst of peak hurricane season, and other regions of the country approaching the dangerous wildfire and flooding seasons,

How to Keep Your Home and Family Safe From Fires

(BPT) According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), three out of five home fire deaths result from fires in properties without working smoke alarms - often due to missing alarm batteries or expired alarms.

A new generation of home safety technology - combined with

Its All About The Numbers, Or Is It?

It’s ‘busy season,’ although one might not believe that to be the case if you saw the report released by the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA). As they do every week, The MBA released their “Mortgage Application Data” for this week, showing that overall application volume decreased by 3.1%.

CapitIL Real Estate Plans Sept. 9 Discussion On Buying Israeli Property in Englewood

On Monday, September 9, CapitIL Real Estate Agency, in conjunction with IsraTransfer, Sacofsky Law and Jmark Interiors, will be hosting a panel discussion for people who are thinking of buying property in Israel. The program will include a detailed explanation of the buying process as well as offer information from service providers who can

Refinancing For The Right Reasons

The Mortgage Bankers Association had an interesting statistic released earlier this week. They reported that overall mortgage application volume dropped 6.2% this week, from its previous report. Applications to purchase a home were down 4%, while refinancing activity was down 8% from this time last week. They also noted mortgage

Approved Funding Announces Additional Seminars and Workshops For 2019

Approved Funding, a leading privately-held local mortgage banker continues its “Educational Seminars and Workshop” series for 2019. After completing a highly successful Real Estate & Investment Workshop in July, the company is pleased to announce two additional opportunities for real estate education and

Air Conditioning on the Fritz? What to Do Next

(BPT) Does your home feel uncomfortably warm, even when your AC is running full blast? You may think you can wait until next season to fix this, but with hot and sticky temperatures still lingering, now is the perfect time to upgrade your air conditioning system.

Replacing old ineffective

Handy Hacks and Simple Tricks for DIY Projects

(BPT) Have you ever left a reminder on a small scrap of paper because that is all you could find? Or ran out of room when writing an important message? No matter your profession - from construction and manufacturing, to culinary and education, to even around the house - there’s always a message or reminder to communicate.

The Cycle of the Jewish Year

The calendar is replete with days that are significant to the Jewish nation. It should therefore come as no surprise that many of these dates—and activities associated with them—have become names of streets and communities in Israel.

The ram’s horn is the iconic symbol of Rosh Hashanah,

Tips for Creating the Perfect Home Office

(StatePoint) With more people nationwide opting to create their own businesses or work for their employer remotely, the home office has become one of the most used spaces of the house, with many people spending more than eight hours a day in this room. If you’re one of these people, the kitchen table just won’t cut it if you’re

CapitIL Holds Israel Real Estate Info Event

(Courtesy of CapitIL) Real estate company CapitIl Israel is hosting an information event for the Teaneck and Englewood communities on buying property in Israel. Set to take place at Ahavath Torah in Englewood, on Monday, September 9, at 7:45 p.m., the event will feature a panel of top real estate professionals, including ADV