Author: Kevin Brunnock

NYC Real Estate Law Updates from 2020

The 2020 COVID-19 pandemic brought substantial obstacles to New York City’s real estate industry. The times were challenging, but the industry would not break. In typical NYC fashion, every adversity was answered with innovative ideas and statutory shifts. Personal Liability Bill The lockdowns necessary to battle the COVID-19 pandemic put a crippling burden on the city’s commercial businesses, especially those… Read more →

How the Tech Boom Will Impact NYC Real Estate

Silicon Valley is not a term that is often heard these days. The moniker derived from the Californian tech mecca that was Silicon Valley, and it referred to a specific region in Manhattan where a cluster of tech companies formed in the mid-1990s during the dot-com boom. The area itself is called the Flatiron neighborhood because it surrounds the uniquely-shaped Flatiron building, the point at which midtown and lower Manhattan connect.  Read more →

Nomadic & Indebted Millennials Are Choosing to Rent, Not Own Property | Kevin Brunnock

Nomadic, Indebted Millennials Are Choosing to Rent, Not Own Property

Maybe you haven’t heard, but homeownership rates are down, and this could be because Millennials are not looking to own property. More and more, young people are choosing to rent. The dip in homeownership rates isn’t just taking place in one particular city in the U.S., but across the entire rental market.  A significant portion of the millennial generation either… Read more →

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Real Estate Investors Should Ask The Right Questions, Do Homework

Investors and purchasers within the commercial real estate industry do a lot of research. In fact, many hire expert advisers to explain how one might purchase retail, office, and industrial real estate, while ensuring the protection of personal assets.   The first thing they learn is that commercial real estate property consists of more than shopping centers and office spaces; it’s… Read more →

Handy Instagram Tips For Commercial Real Estate Professionals | Kevin Brunnock

Handy Instagram Tips For Commercial Real Estate Professionals

Social media has quickly become an invaluable tool for businesses, enabling firms to promptly identify and tap a demographic or reach a particular audience. Among them is Instagram, which is an internet-based photo-sharing application facilitating the sharing of videos and photos.  Since its launch in late 2010, marketers have recognized its branding potential, made possible through snapshots, clips, and filters.  … Read more →

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Commuters’ Choice: The Quickest, Loveliest, and Most Extreme Commutes in NYC

NYC is one the fastest-paced cities in the nation. Everybody’s going somewhere whether it’s for work, school or leisure. Because NYC is the melting pot of the United States and has such a diverse and populated group of people, it’s often busy and crowded. This sometimes might make it difficult to find ways to commute within the city. Regardless of… Read more →

Changes We Can Expect See In New York City’s Housing Market In 2017

New York City’s luxury real estate market cooled down in 2016. The number of high-end sales went down 18 percent, according to realtors Olshan Realty Inc. This general trend was predicted by a site called StreetEasy, which predicts New York City’s real estate market trends every year. If they were able to get that right, there’s a good chance we… Read more →