The Nest

NestApple's Real Estate Blog

Featuring real estate articles and information to help real estate buyers and sellers. The Nest features writings from Georges Benoliel and other real estate professionals. Georges is the Co-Founder of NestApple and has been working as an active real estate investor for over a decade.

What Is Conditional Coop Approval In NYC?

Well, you’ve done it. After you hunted for a fantastic co-op in New York City, put together an application, and got your finances in order, you got approved. Well, kind of. According to the paperwork and the news your excited… Read More

Should You Buy an Apartment in a Smaller Boutique Building in NYC?

There’s something oh, so glamorous about buying an apartment in one of the bigger buildings in New York City. Bigger buildings have more people, fewer group costs, and a lot more high-rises to choose from. Though most people like to… Read More

Co-op Square Footage in NYC

New York City has a strong sense of co-op culture. It’s a culture that naturally came about as a part of having this type of living situation for well over 100 years. One of the most significant parts of life… Read More

How to Reduce Your DTI Ratio When Buying a NYC Co-op

New York City has an incredible array of different living situations, one of the most popular are Co-ops. Co-ops are in vogue among the ultra-rich in the Big Apple, to the point that some became status symbols. Unsurprisingly, co-ops are… Read More

What Is the Average Down Payment for an Apartment in NYC?

Buying an apartment in New York City is a slice of the American dream. It’s getting the apartment life you want in one of the greatest cities in the world. Saying that owning an apartment in New York City is… Read More

Should You Add a COVID-19 Clause to a Real Estate Contract?

When the world saw COVID-19 first take hold in China, no one ever expected life to change so drastically. 2020 marked one of the most uniquely terrible years in world history. The pandemic shut down the majority of businesses. It… Read More