Event Title: NYC: Make 2020 Your Year: How to buy an apartment in NYC Create a Home & Build Wealth With NYC Real Estate
Have you been thinking about buying an apartment but don’t know where to start? Get a handle on the financial aspects of a purchase and gain knowledge about the current market.
Join Six Degrees Society & Amanda McAvena, Licensed Real Estate agent from Corcoran, one of New York's largest real estate firms for an insider's look on buying in the city.
By the end of the session, you'll have a solid grasp of what to consider when buying an apartment, key financial requirements, and a clear path to owning your own piece of NYC real estate along with a list of contacts who can help make it happen.
Amanda along with a panel of experts-- will cover the differences between co-ops and condos, mortgage questions, the financial requirements and tips for what you can start doing today to prepare.
Additional speakers include Home Lending Officer and NYC Real Estate Attorney.
Find out what you can start doing today so you can stop renting and make 2020 your year for home ownership.
Before we jump into our class, each guest will engage in two curated 15 minute connections, handpicked just for them, based on bios submitted pre-event via this form: https://goo.gl/forms/D8Tvyr3ygwPSwaGF2 . Alternatively, you can update your profile with your most recent info directly in the Six Degrees Society app or email firstname.lastname@example.org with a copy.
Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
Convene One Liberty Plaza
1 Liberty St
New York, NY 10006
$35 for single ticket
FREE for Six Degrees Society members
About Amanda McAvena:
Amanda McAvena is a real estate agent and investor based in Brooklyn. Her core focus is helping other women navigate and understand the NYC real estate market so they can feel confident with one of the largest purchases of their lives.
Prior to joining Corcoran, Amanda worked as an advertising professional and spent years developing marketing campaigns for global brands. She has also negotiated large-scale partnerships and is now able to leverage her expertise on behalf of her clients. Amanda also enjoys teaching and was previously a Digital Marketing Instructor at General Assembly.
She is highly knowledgeable about the Brooklyn market, and is the treasurer of a co-op she purchased in Park Slope and also a Trustee of the Civic Council. Originally from Minnesota, Amanda studied Marketing and Spanish at DePaul University in Chicago and is an avid traveler, runner and cook.
About Jennifer Weisser, Esq.
Jennifer is a talented real estate attorney at Chaves Perlowitz Luftig, LLP, one of New York City's leading real estate law firms. Jennifer provides legal counsel to the purchasers and sellers of residential and commercial property. In addition to representing clients in transactions involving single-family homes, condominiums, cooperative apartments, commercial and multi-use properties, Jennifer is experienced in all areas of residential and commercial lending and leasing.
At Chaves Perlowitz Luftig, LLP, Jennifer’s clients benefit from not only her expertise, but also the decades of expertise offered by the seasoned attorneys in her firm, along with their wide-reaching resources and highly experienced staff and legal team.
Jennifer's client-focused approach and attention to detail make her an asset to first-time homebuyers and seasoned investors alike. She initially pursued a career in law due to her strong desire to help the people around her. She still carries this passion and as a result, she prides herself on putting her heart into each and every transaction.
Jennifer is an active member of the New York Bar Association. She holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Colorado State University, where she graduated magna cum laude, and a juris doctorate from Hofstra University School of Law, where she was a Dean’s List recipient.
Jennifer currently lives in New York City, and when she’s not hitting the slopes on her snowboard or leading a women’s book club, she enjoys watching films, spending time with friends and family, and being an aunt to her 4-year old niece.
About Brian Scott: Sales Manager- Wells Fargo
With over 15 years of experience in the mortgage industry. Brian is an active member of the Brooklyn and NY boards of Real Estate and the Young Bankers Association. He is recognized as a top mortgage consultant by Wells Fargo in the NYC area for units, volume and revenue. He is also recognized by Scotsman Guide as one of the country's top mortgage originators from 2010-2018. Lastly, he is recognized by Mortgage Originator and Origination News as one of the top 100 bankers in the country based on dollar volume since 2011.
Cancellation Policy: We have a 12 hour cancellation policy for our events. Please cancel directly in the app, otherwise you will not receive a refund. For members, please note that a no-show or cancellation (less than 12 hours before an event) will result in being charged a $12 fee. Remember, last-minute cancellations affect the people you're matched with – we appreciate your cooperation to ensure everyone has the best experience possible!
Next session: Wed, Feb 26, 7:00pm
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