Tag: Mansion Tax

Village project lofts at 250 Mercer Street sell at $925/ft with too many walls

did I miss the photo opportunity?The surviving listing on StreetEasy for the “1,500 sq ft” Manhattan lofts #C514 and #C515 at 250 Mercer Street promises “more info to follow shortly… [and] pix next week”, but that was from 14 months

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true penthouse at 66 Madison Avenue forces the mansion tax, though not a loft

the seller held fastOne of these days I am going to look at Manhattan residential real estate sales right around the magic million, because it is my impression that buyers really really really don’t want to pay the ‘Mansion Tax’

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bank error in your favor, collect $200 [$17,000] / the new Good Faith Estimate for mortgages

one happy surprise at closing (for buyer)Let’s go into the weeds a bit, into the minutia of mortgage lending, a trip occasioned by a note I received from a Manhattan mortgage broker about a client whose lender had to pay

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