Blocks & Lots

Author - Joe Zappa

Search NYC condos for sale

Sites abound that claim to optimize your search for NYC condos for sale. Identifying the platform with the best resources and user experience can be challenging. We recommend Marketproof, the gold standard in this arena...

What is a recorded sale?

A recorded sale happens when the city recognizes a transfer of ownership and adds it to the public record. This comes after the closing date, when ownership actually passes from seller to buyer and the buyer gets their...

Where to find your BBL

In NYC real estate, BBL stands for borough, block, and lot. This 10-digit number identifies each individual piece of land in NYC. It is also universal, so it makes tracking buildings across databases easier. The...

What are common charges?

The owner of each unit in a condo building pays common charges, which are monthly fees that cover the building’s amenities, services, and upkeep. Common charges may include building staff salaries, management...

Best website to find NYC condos

Identifying the best website to find NYC condos is essential in a buyer’s market teeming with options. Now is an especially opportune time to consider condos in new buildings. The process can be overwhelming. But...