Buyer Services

At Karten Real Estate Services, I understand that a house is not a home because of its wall colors, spacious rooms, and sparkling new appliances. It’s about how you feel the moment you walk through the front door, and whether you instantly envision your future there. That’s why I am committed to helping you find the home of your dreams.

As you work with me, you will find I deliver fast, professional, and courteous service to keep you informed and feeling at ease as I help you find your perfect home. I listen to your needs, whether you’re looking for neighborhoods with performance-driven schools or a bustling shopping area, and I am ready to show you the places that will make your new neighborhood special.

To help narrow your focus and distinguish your wants and needs in a home, I will provide you with several options, from popular properties to listings you may not have previously considered. This range will showcase everything a particular area has to offer. I want to make sure you have explored all your options before making one of the most exciting decisions of your life. Rest assured, I am at your service.

SERVICES FOR HOME BUYERS

I want to be your Realtor for life. I am here to build relationships and help you plant roots in a neighborhood you love.

There’s nothing quite like witnessing a client fall in love with their home. The excitement, the investment in the future, the life-changing power of this process, all make my job rewarding.

I am passionate about buying real estate and delivering results to my clients. When you trust Karten Real Estate Services to help you find the home of your dreams, you’ll have peace of mind knowing you have an advocate and trusted expert to guide you through this exhilarating journey.

Licensed in New York, our team provides exceptional service in beautiful neighborhoods located in Bayside, Douglaston–Little Neck, Flushing, and Whitestone New York.

Your first meeting with me will be a no-obligation consultation, which allows us to get to know each other and build a relationship. During this initial discussion, I will establish clarity between your wants and needs in a home, including price, layout, amenities, and the type of neighborhood in which you see yourself living.

I will also help you explore optimal financing options, as well as determine your purchasing power. This crucial information will provide me with the details I need to help you purchase a home you love. When you decide to buy with Karten Real Estate Services, I will diligently research to find breathtaking homes and neighborhoods that fit your criteria. Once I have compiled a list of properties, I will provide you with detailed information on each.

After you’ve chosen homes you love, that’s when the fun begins! I will take you on exclusive tours that will illuminate the unique features each home and neighborhood has to offer. Once you’ve found the place you want to call home, it’s time to make an offer, and you can depend on me to be there for you every step of the way.

Closing the Deal

Now that you have chosen your dream home, it’s time to close the deal! Not only will I prepare the purchase agreement and negotiate on your behalf, but I will also work tirelessly to help you through the hurdles of inspections, repairs, insurance, and the financing period. No matter the stage of the closing process you’re in, you can count on me for constant communication and to be a resource to you for anything you may need to help you close the deal on your future home.

When closing day arrives, I’ll complete a final walk-through with you before settlement, so you know your new home is ready for you and your family to begin building the memories of a lifetime. After the settlement is complete, I’ll be there to celebrate this momentous milestone with you! I genuinely look forward to being your Realtor for life, which is why I work hard to gain your trust.

Financing Your Home

To help you save some time, I always recommend securing a pre-approval before you really dive into your home search. This creates peace of mind knowing that you’re qualified to purchase the home you love. Once your offer is accepted, you’ll go through the process of finalizing your mortgage loan.

If you do not have a lender, I am happy to provide you with a list of my most trusted lenders and regular partners. These lenders will help you overcome credit issues, a shortage of down payment funds, and even connect you with available grants and loan products you may not have considered.

By securing a pre-approval, you will feel at ease knowing you can spend most of your time looking at homes within your financial scope. You can count on our team to be by your side, supporting you as you embark on this exciting journey of finding a place to call home.

Ready to make a move? Lets Connect!

$2,399,000
4
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,726
SQFT
28-06 215 Place Bayside, NY 11360
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Pristine home in the sought after Bayside Gables. Built in 1995, this 2726 sq ft contemporary, all brick, corner property sits on .14 acres & is in mint condition. When you walk in you're welcomed by a large foyer with a cathedral ceiling, skylights

$1,499,000
3
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
28-25 215 Place Bayside, NY 11360
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Lovely Center Hall Colonial Home in Weeks Woodland offers a large Living Room & Den with a wrap around brick fireplace and a large formal dining room. Spacious rooms/hardwood floors throughout, 3 bedrooms (originally 4 Bedrooms), 2.5 bathrooms & W/D

$2,080,000
7
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,200
SQFT
29-33 212 Street Bayside, NY 11360
Multi-Family For Sale
- Active

Boasting a prime Bayside location, abundant natural light, and unobstructed massive open living space, this 2 family house is a paradigm of luxury living. Primary unit has extensive 2, 328 SF living space (including the 2 car garage) on the first flo

$2,380,000
4
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
216-10 27th Avenue Bayside, NY 11360
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

This Lovely Home Is Nestled On Park-like ground With lots Of Privacy In Exclusive Gated Community Bayside Gables! The First Floor Features: An Updated Kitchen With Solid Mahogany Cabinetry, Marble Countertops, and Build-in Breakfast Nook With German

$194,999
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
722
SQFT
23-45 Bell Boulevard #2K Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active

Just renovated spacious unit in Bay Terrace area, Bright and airy living room, Nice kitchen with marble cooktop, All is close- the supermarket, bank, and shops. Very quiet tree-lined road, A lot of amenities like a playground, green grass, tennis cou

Price Change - 2 weeks ago
$3,360,000
6
BEDS
7
TOTAL BATHS
10,000
SQFT
214-36 32nd Road Bayside, NY 11361
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Retreat from the busy city to this beautiful and gigantic Bayside One-of-a-kind superior luxury mansion. Custom built-in 2020, lot size 97x100, building size 59x55, finished with 10, 000 sqft of living space. Featuring 6 en-suite bedrooms, party room

$1,290,000
3
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
29-36 211th Street Bayside, NY 11360
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

This Magnificent Home Set on A Buildable 66x100 lot With A True Emphasis on Natural Beauty. Embracing Natures Inspired Earthy Tones Adding Warmth Throughout. Surrounded by Custom Woodwork, Molding, Doors and Detailed Rustic Yet Modern Charm In Every

Price Change - 3 weeks ago
$274,000
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
23-55 Bell Boulevard #3F Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active

Location, Location Jr 4 1 bedroom , den/bedroom, unit is located on the 3rd floor. Comes with assigned parking space. Maint. includes all utilites except electric. Bay Country amenities tennis court, gym, laundry, storage unit, and playground. Close

$299,000
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
23-55 Bell Boulevard #1J Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active

Updated Jr 4 Featuring Crown Molding, Galley Kitchen, And Bathroom with Window. Custom Computer Area, Oversized Primary Bedroom With Custom Closets. New BitterflyMX video intercom system. Complex Has Tennis, Basketball, Playground, And Private Securi

Price Change - 3 weeks ago
$289,000
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
900
SQFT
23-55 Bell Boulevard #5A Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active

This beautifully updated, deluxe junior 4, 1 bedroom, 2nd other room (den/office/bedrm), 1 bath, unit is located on the 5th floor of this 6 story building, in the heart of Bayside. The apartment features a large, custom designed eat-in kitchen with s

$199,000
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
23-35 Bell Boulevard #2K Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active

*** Designer showcase***This is the perfect opportunity to own an affordable one bedroom home in The Bay Country development. The kitchen has been renovated with stainless steel appliances, new counter tops and a new floor. The bathroom offers floor

$460,000
2
TOTAL BATHS
23-35 Bell Boulevard #LH Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active

Professional Office space for Sale over 1200 sq. ft. with designated parking ($20 per month), currently used as doctors office, across from Bay Terrace Shopping Plaza. All renovations completed 4 years ago includes; Large Reception Area, Waiting Room

$465,000
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
23-35 Bell Boulevard #6C Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active

**Price Reduced** Top Floor, Sunny, Bright & Spacious convertible 3 bedroom Coop w/terrace. It features a large entry foyer, extra large Living rm w/large dining Room, EIK, 2 bedrooms, 2 renovated Bathrooms, lots of Closets. Building is located acros

$1,399,000
5
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
2,247
SQFT
216-12 31st Road Queens, NY 11360
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Sold AS IS

$749,000
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,217
SQFT
209-45 26th Avenue #1D Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active

Motivated seller! Spacious 2 bedroom Corner Condo with many closets located in The Bayside Mews in the Bay Terrace area. Sunny And Bright Living Room & Dinning Area. Washer And Dryer In The Unit. Common Charges Includes Gas, Water and Parking Spot In

Price Change - 3 weeks ago
$325,000
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
775
SQFT
23-25 Bell Boulevard #6A Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active

Welcome to your new Home filled with Sunshine and a lovely water view, located just one block from the prestigious Bay Terrace Shopping Center, Bay Country Co-ops offer residents well-maintained buildings in a quiet, park-like setting. A private mini

New Listing - 5 days online
$548,000
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
2 Bay Club Drive #15 O Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active

Hi-Rise Luxury Bldg, Gated Community , 24 Hr Doorman. Large 1 Bedroom , Mint Condition. Renovated Kitchen With SS Appliances, Updated Bath, Wood Floors. Living Room/Dining Room. Terrace W/ Bridge & Water Views. Shopping Arcade, Convenience Store; Res

Open House Sun, Dec 5, 7 PM UTC
Please verify times due to COVID-19
$399,000
1
TOTAL BATH
2 Bay Club Drive #20Z4 Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active

ALL NEWLY RENOVATED ALL WHITE KITCHEN WITH GRANITE AND STAINLESS APPLIANCES AND ALL NEW BATHROOM; PAINTED; WOOD FLOORS; BEST DIRECT WATERVIEW IN BUILDING. Common charges $428.85 Capital Ass. $129.60 Club Cost $60.00 YEAR ROUND HEALTH/FITNESS CENTER;

New Listing - 3 weeks online
$479,000
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
17-85 218 Street #10P Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active

$410,000
1
TOTAL BATH
513
SQFT
2 Bay Club Drive #19H Bayside, NY 11360
Condo For Sale
- Active