J-51 Tax Incentive Program Extension and Reformation

December 31st of 2011 marked the expiration date for New York City’s J-51 tax incentive program.  Originally established in 1955, the program was created to promote renovation and upgrades to residential buildings with multiple units.  It included both an exemption and abatement.  The exemption would reduce the taxable assessed value […]

Here are the recent home sales in Grant City, Staten Island as reported by New York City.

Grant City is the place to feel like you are living in a traditionaly developed town on Staten Island. It contains grid patterned streets that are lined with trees. It also has a nice blend of residential and commercial buildings. Grant City has mix older style homes, although there are limited amount modern detached homes, semi-detached homes. […]