Useful Link: Real Estate

  • Bankrate.com-How to choose a real estate agent
    This trusted source sets some guidelines for selecting a real estate agent.
  • City-Data.com
    Data collected from numerous sources creates complete and interesting profiles of US cities. It also has 101 city lists which rank cities in hundreds of categories.
  • Craig's List
    Provides classifieds and forums for jobs, housing, for sale, personals, services, local community and events.
  • eAccessNY Occupational Licensing Management System
    This system allows members of the general public to search for current licensees and approved qualifying courses (real estate brokers and agents are included).
  • HUD Homes (US Department of Housing and Urban Development)
    Several federal agencies have properties to sell. Single family and multifamily homes are available.
  • Hugh's Financial Calculators
    This site has calculators for every phase of home ownership including rent vs. buy, points or down payment, balloon mortgage calculators and how much home can you afford.
  • Interest.com
    Use this site's calculators and worksheets to find the best interest rates on everything from mortgages to certificates of deposit.
  • Karl Jeacle's Mortgage Calculator
    This comprehensive mortgage calculator allows you to print a full report of different mortgage scenarios. Detailed graphs and charts help you understand the impact of extra payments and different interest rates.
  • Long Island Apartment & Rental Finder
    Source for apartment complexes and garden apartments in Suffolk and Nassau.
  • Long Island Pennysaver Classified Ads
    The Long Island Pennysaver reaches over 2.6 million households and businesses weekly. Their classified ads are very localized to over 181 communities in metro New York. Published by Star Community Publishing Group.
  • Money's Best Places to Live
    Money Magazine's annual ranking of the best places to live in America. It contains 100 great American towns plus an online only database.
  • Moving.com
    Moving.com offers comprehensive moving related services and lets you compare quotes from up to 6 qualified movers in your area.
  • Multiple Listing Service of Long Island Inc.
    This site provides comprehensive listing information for homes in Long Island.
  • National Association of Realtors
    Use the "Find home values" tab to get information on home sales in your area. Realtor.com contains an expansive database of real estate listings, homes for sale and other property currently on the market across the entire USA.
  • Salary.com
    Salary.com is a leading provider of on-demand human resources software that help businesses and individuals manage pay and performance.
  • Sperling's Best Places
    BestPlaces.net is an extension of Bert Sperling's software program named Places, USA. It uses a variety of government and official sources and indices to compare cost of living, schools, crime and climate.
  • Stagedhomes.com
    Accredited staging professionals share their before and after photos with commentaries. You will learn to attract buyers with small changes to your home.
  • Yahoo! Real Estate
    Get instant home values and see comparable home valuations for millions of houses.
  • Zillow
    Searchable by address, zip code or city, Zillow is an up-to-date source for homes for sale or rent, for sale by owner, and preforeclosure properties.
  • Zillow
    The leading real estate marketplace. Search millions of for-sale and rental listings, compare Zestimate home values and connect with local professionals.