Staten Island Homes for Sale

What’s next for “The Island”?

As the “Forgotten Borough”, Staten Island has big plans for the future. According to Eugene Flotteron owner of Cetraruddy, Staten Island is already predicted to grow by 40,000 residents by 2040. Cetraruddy, a Manhattan-based architectural Firm that has a 50-year vision for the future of Staten Island. Imagine not having to wait in traffic every…

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The Town of Chareslton

Originally the Town of Charleston was a small village settled by the Androvette family who were farmers in 1699. To date many locals know Charleston as the site of the Historic Kreischer Mansion, with the arrival of Balthasar Kreischer (1813–1886), a Bavarian immigrant and founder of the Kreischer Brick Manufactory, the area became known as Kreischerville as…

Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends Report

The Millennial Buyer | Martino Realty

Millennials are slowly on the rise when it comes to purchasing homes. With this past year and 2017 prices continue to rise and inventory is at a low, leaving millennials subdued and unable to leave their affordable situations. According to NAR Report (Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends Report), millennials are the share of home…

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Historic Fort Wadsworth

Fort Wadswotrth, one of the oldest military forts in the history of the United States dates back to the Dutch times.  Owned by the Dutch in the 1600’s much of Fort Wadsworth’s Documents come from the British in 1779.Directly adjacent to the Verrazano Bridge, this fort sits on 226 acres on the Northeastern shore of…

Great Kills Staten Island History

Great kills Town of the Week

  Looking for homes on Staten Island or a Real Estate Investment Property? See if Great Kills is right for you! What was originally known as Cairedon, Great Kills is one of the desirable towns on Staten Island. Located on the South Shore of the Island, it’s bordered by Richmond town to the north and…