"Mr. Arrigali is extremely knowledgeable, professional, and answers all questions in a timely manner. I will definitely recommend him to family and friends without hesitation." - Steven P.

"5 star Chris, as always thank you so much for all your help, advise and quick reply, looking forward for more real estate deals with the near future." - Josh G.

"I worked with Chris Arrigali for the closing on my house. Being a first time home owner, it was very stressful . Chris was wonderful to work with. He is extremely knowledgable and made the experience much easier to handle. Could not have been happier with the outcome ! Thanks again Chris !" - Nicole M.

"Mr. Arrigali is the best lawyer that I know. He is on point with everything he does. That is my lawyer I love him will refer anyone who needs a real estate lawyer." - Mia B.

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Real Estate Roundup: The Not So Forgotten Borough (October 1, 2017)
As you may have heard either from local media outlets or the updates on my Facebook page, the real estate housing market in Staten Island is experiencing a number of changing dynamics ... (click here to read)

Estate Planning With Your Elders: Bringing Taboo Topics to the Table, Part II (July 5, 2017)
In Part II of this series, we take a look at the basic issues you will want to include when having this important discussion, which, as mentioned previously, will likely take place over time ... (click here to read)

Affordable Curb Appeal for a Quick Summer Sale (May 16, 2017)
If you’re looking to sell your Staten Island home this summer, these simple and affordable steps can boost your home’s curb appeal, an important first impression that will lure prospective buyers inside ... (click here to read)

Estate Planning With Your Elders: Bringing Taboo Topics to the Table (March 31, 2017)
In this series on estate planning with your elders, we will explore how to open a conversation with your parent(s), what types of issues to discuss, and the various documents involved in estate planning ... (click here to read)

Staten Island Real Estate Forecast for 2017 (January 23, 2017)
In a period of partisanship and predictions all over the map, our law firm prefers to take a quantitative view on the current and future state of the housing market, focusing on hard numbers and metrics ... (click here to read)

Estate Planning Basics When Preparing for Your Future (November 11, 2016)
Almost everyone has an estate.  If you have something of value (assets) that you want to pass on to loved ones when you die, you have an estate. This can be money or property or items like life insurance ... (click here to read) 


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Potential Closing Nightmares and How to Avoid Them (September 27, 2016)
During the 2-3 months or so between acceptance of the purchase offer and the actual closing, a number of things can go wrong.  This "under contract" phase is supposed to end with a successful closing ... (click here to read) 

5 Reasons Why Staten Island is Becoming an Even More Desirable Place to Live (August 1, 2016)
Staten Island is hot right now.  Our borough boasts an influx of dynamic development, a burgeoning arts scene, and the continuing qualities that have always made it a great place to settle down ... (click here to read)

Summer in the City - 2016 New York City Real Estate Rundown (July 1, 2016)
This year many sellers have been receiving offers at their asking prices or even better.  Summer is here, and that’s always a good time to take the pulse of the local real estate market.  Unlike weather-related … (click here to read)

Here Come the Arts to Staten Island (May 25, 2016)
Coinciding with major development projects on Staten Island's North Shore are new opportunities for local artists that promise to bring an influx of public art spaces to our borough ... (click here to read)

Tips for First-Time Sellers From Your Staten Island Real Estate Attorney (March 20, 2016)
This year many sellers have been receiving offers at their asking prices or even better.  My Staten Island law firm has received many inquiries on the subject. Here are my primary tips ... (click here to read)

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Tips for Real Estate Agents to Help Prevent Potential Real Estate Deals From Falling Apart (January 30, 2016)
Whether you're a listing agent or a buyer's agent, there are many things that a real estate agent must look out for to prevent a Staten Island real estate deal from falling apart before the final contract is signed ... (click here to read)

A 2016 Housing Forecast From Your Staten Island Real Estate Attorney (January 11, 2016)
As we embark upon 2016, Staten Island has a lot going in its favor, much of it on the strength of newly popular neighborhoods and development projects, much of it on the qualities that has made Staten Island ... (click here to read)

Tips for Buyers From Your Staten Island Real Estate Attorney (December 14, 2015)
Specific news about the New York Observational Wheel and neighborhood development projects such as those in Tompkinsville and Stapleton to a more general desire for suburban living in New York City ... (click here to read)

Pros and Cons of Holiday House Hunting in Staten Island (November 29, 2015)
Business tends to wind down during the holiday season. The real estate market is no different. Below I explore some pros and cons about house hunting in Staten Island during the winter months ... (click here to read)

Short Sale Basics From Your Staten Island Real Estate Attorney (October 30, 2015)
Are you confused whether to go the short sale route when selling your Staten Island home? Especially since the economic downturn in 2008, my Staten Island law firm has received many inquiries on the subject ... (click here to read)


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Purchasing Your Home: A Simple Guide (October 16, 2015)
Purchasing a home should be an exciting and joyous experience. However, it can often be a stressful and scary experience if you are not equipped with the proper information. My goal here is to put together ... (click here to read)

Beer and Tompkinsville Real Estate (September 30, 2015)
I finally checked out the Flagship Brewery Company the other day with my girlfriend. It's been on my list of places to try since it opened last year. But time flies, and so we only recently got around to Staten Island's ... (click here to read)

The New York Wheel Project is Changing But the Bottom Line Remains the Same (September 13, 2015)
You may have noticed on your way through Staten Island's North Shore: construction of the New York Wheel has begun. The wheel will cost $500 million (although if you had to bet the Under/Over on the final cost ... (click here to read)

Urban Ready Life in Staten Island (August 31, 2015)
Could a neighborhood in Staten Island be the next NYC hipster haven? It just might be. The Stapleton area in Staten Island is getting a facelift due to Ironstate Development's "Urban Ready Life" project... (click here to read)

Buying a Home in Staten Island (August 17, 2015)
Residential real estate transactions in Staten Island, like anywhere, can be a daunting undertaking for people, especially for first-time home buyers. Below is a brief outline that hopefully demystifies the process somewhat ... (click here to read)


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Title Searches 101: A Guide for Staten Island Real Estate (August 6, 2015)
You've found your dream home. You've spoken to your real estate agent, you've made your offer, and now you're ready to throw it in escrow.So you buy this thing called title insurance. Why? ... (click here to read)

Figuring out Fair Market Value in the Staten Real Estate Market (July 22, 2015)
Whether you are buying a home on Staten Island or selling a home on Staten Island, a lot of factors go into real estate transactions. Even a proper appraisal of fair market value is no simple matter ... (click here to read)

Summer of 2015 - Staten Island Real Estate Continues to Sizzle (July 4, 2015)
Residential real estate across the country continues to pick up pace towards pre-recession levels. The news is especially good in the Staten Island real estate market ... (click here to read)

The New York Wheel - Taking Staten Island Prices Sky High (June 20, 2015)
You have probably heard about it or seen the construction on your way to see the Staten Island Yankees play: the New York Wheel! It will be the newest addition to the burgeoning base of attractions on the North Shore ... (click here to read)

A Potential Boost for Staten Island Buyers (May 15, 2015)
If you've never owned a home before but are interested in buying one, a new program introduced recently by Fannie Mae might be just the boost you need. It's called the HomePath Ready Buyer Program, and new buyers can receive up to 3% closing cost ... (click here to read)


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