This week, readers checked out Brick Underground to find out about the deals landlords are offering renters. Concessions like free months of rent and owner-paid broker fees tend to become more prevalent in slower markets, like NYC is in right now.
Also popular: If you’re buying for the first time, you probably know you can take advantage of historically low interest rates. There are also grants and loans for low income buyers. Brick Underground rounded up what’s available so you can achieve your ownership goals
Jennifer White Karp steers Brick Underground’s editorial coverage of New York City residential real estate and writes articles on market trends and strategies for buyers, sellers, and renters. Jennifer’s 15-year career in NYC real estate journalism includes stints as a writer and editor at The Real Deal and its spinoff publication, Luxury Listings NYC. She holds a B.A. from Wesleyan University and an MFA in nonfiction writing from the New School.
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