Freeze Your Credit for Free!

Last September was Equifax’s credit breach which affected 148 Million consumers.  The solution or aid to this revelation was to extend a freeze to each consumer for a small fee. As if the breach wasn’t enough depending on where one lived they had to pay a $3-$10 fees to freeze and another to lift the…

Staten Island News

Latest Staten Island News | Martino Realty

For most Staten Islanders, the new Empire Outlets has been long awaited. This fall, more than 70% of storefronts have been leased and most projects will be completed. You will find stores Nordstrom Rack, H&M, Gap Factory, Banana Republic, Old Navy and now Levi’s. Joseph Ferrara, principal of BFC Partners and Empire Outlets developer stated,…

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The Town of Huguenot | Martino Realty

 THE TOWN OF HUGUENOT The town of Huguenot on Staten Island is well known for one of the largest Catholic parishes, Our Lady Of The Sea, at south shore. It has beautiful buildings like the building of the new Tottenville high school campus, its beautiful infrastructures and also its rich natural environment of Bunker Ponds…

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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…