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2021 America’s Best Real Estate Professionals Rankings | Digs Realty

2021 America’s Best Rankings We’re honored to be ranked #10 in NYC and #56 in NYS in the WSJ’s Real Trends – America’s Best Real Estate Professionals! Only .07% of the 1.4 million Realtors in the U.S. make up The Thousand – the very best in the country. Our very own Dan Gotlieb has proven […]

Co-op and Condo Board Reference Letters in NYC Real Estate | Digs Realty

Co-op and Condo Board Reference Letters in NYC Real Estate Believe it or not, when buying a home in NYC, unless it’s a single family or multi-family, you will be required to have your friends, colleagues, landlord and banks write you board reference letters. We Need Reference Letters for Condos Too? Yup. Condo board packages […]

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What is a Pocket Listing? | Digs Realty

What is a Pocket Listing? A pocket listing in NYC is a property where an agent has an exclusive listing agreement with a seller, but the property is not publicly advertised or put on the RLS (the city’s de-facto MLS). Instead, the listing agent will tap into his or her network to find a buyer […]

UES Restaurants with Heat Lamps

UES Restaurants with Heat Lamps NYC always adapts, and thankfully for those of us who live here, its restaurants are doing the same. We’ve compiled a list of UES restaurants with heat lamps. Some of these restaurants have been around for as long as I can remember. Let’s help support our local restaurants and keep […]

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Upper West Side Restaurants with Heat Lamps

Upper West Side Restaurants with Heat Lamps Now that the weather has turned frosty, we’re all trying to figure out where we can go out to eat and stay warm. Outdoor dining in NYC has truly never been more fun (but, now, for my frigid bones, only if there are heat lamps!). We have been […]

Real Estate Broker Commission Discounts in NYC, Westchester and Long Island | Digs Realty

A smarter way to sell | Digs Realty broker commission discounts One of our biggest challenges is educating home sellers that our commission discount model exists. Most people are not aware that they can hire a real estate broker to sell their home who charges a fraction of the commission traditional brokers charge. Digs has […]

Top Real Estate Brokers NYC | Digs Realty

Dan Gotlieb is one of the Top Real Estate Brokers NYC! Dan was ranked #4 2020 Agent-Owned Brokerage Individual Sales Volume in New York State and #1 in New York City by Real Trends! In 2019, Dan closed over $56M in residential purchase and sale transactions. Given our rebate structure, that means we gave our […]

Race to the Bottom? Reverse Bidding War | Digs Realty

Race to the Bottom? Reverse Bidding War? Regardless of what you want to call it, the story is one I will be retelling for a long time. You may not believe it, but the story is true. Today’s Covid real estate market is, well, unbelievable. Some properties are selling at or above ask, and, others, […]

Digs Realty 3Q 2020 Newsletter

Welcome to Fall 2020 You made it!  If you still have your hair, congrats! The NYC market is back. After a slow summer, we are starting to see an uptick in activity, and many of our buyers are cautiously approaching the market, making offers and signing contracts when it makes sense.  Digs has remained quite […]

Digs Realty 2Q 2020 Newsletter

Hello Summer, Hello Phase 2! Welcome to Phase 2 – The Great Reopening! I hope everybody made the best of their quarantine and remained healthy, safe and sane. Rebecca and I have been hunkering down with the kids on the Upper West Side for the past three months. During this time, we watched the incredible […]