Last Chance to Sign Up for Brownstoner’s Home Events Series on Buying a Home in Brooklyn


    Intimidated by Brooklyn’s hyper-competitive housing market? Left scratching your head after meeting with a loan officer? What First Time Buyers Need to Know: Brooklyn, part of the series of Brownstoner Home Events, can help.

    Register now while there is still time.

    Tomorrow at the Brooklyn Historical Society, our panel of experts will discuss what neighborhoods have the best value, why you need to hire an attorney, the world of mortgage lending, how to freshen up your new home’s look and more.

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    Is a fixed-rate or adjustable mortgage the way to go? How much do you really need to put down? Brian Scott Cohen, Sales Manager at Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, will clarify the world of mortgages.

    Confused about the difference between a co-op and a condo? Brian Giambalvo, the Senior Managing Director of real estate firm Citi Habitats, will help you better understand the borough’s housing stock and give you tips on how to negotiate the Brooklyn market.

    The event will take place on Wednesday, April 30 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at 128 Pierrepont Street in Brooklyn Heights. Tickets are $10.

    The event is sponsored by Citi Habitats, Paintzen, Gotham Brokerage and Wells Fargo. For more information about this and other Brownstoner Home events, click here.

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