Learn Renovation Tips When Buying a Home in Brooklyn at Brownstones and Townhouses 101

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    Remove the stress from the process of buying a brownstone or townhouse at Brownstones and Townhouses 101, an evening of conversation with real estate experts.

    Get an assessment of the market, learn what to look for when buying, how to secure financing (especially in complicated situations), and landlord basics.

    Also learn what kind of renovations to do to maximize livability.

    To that end, Anna Karp, COO of NYC-based home renovation company Bolster, says to allocate budget to spaces you will use the most, and prioritize spaces that are the heart of the home.

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    “Some New Yorkers spend little time in a bedroom, or never cook, so they know not to give too much attention and budget to these rooms,” says Karp.

    Sponsors include Leslie J GarfieldBolster, California Closets and Brian Scott Cohen at Wells Fargo, and Castrads.

    Snacks and drinks will be provided by Oaxaca Taqueria.

    The third in the Brownstoner Home Events Series, Brownstones and Townhouses 101 will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, September 12, 2019, at the Brooklyn Historical Society, located at 128 Pierrepont Street.

    Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Reserve tickets here.

    To learn about hosting and sponsorship opportunities for Brownstoner Home Events, please get in touch here.

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