Valentine’s Day for Art Lovers.

Happy Valentine’s Day everyone! We are so lucky to live in this creatively vibrant city. Galleries, museums, and art studios abound all around us. If you are an art lover, you may consider spending your Valentine’s Day perusing spaces filled with paintings, photographs, sculptures and other forms of visual arts that make your heart soar.  […]

Tips on Saving for a Down Payment.

Buying into Brooklyn is no easy feat. Prices are continually going up and competition can be fierce when you find a good deal. The hardest part for most is securing the funds for a down payment, which in New York is generally more than the average 10% you are expected to have in other parts […]

How To Navigate the Buying Process like a Pro by Francesca Girardi

Are you buying today, tomorrow or in ten years? Regardless on your timetable at some point it your life you may want to buy a property, or two or ten. In those transactions, countless things can go astray. To begin you need to identify two very important things. First, what you want, need, and how much you […]

Several ways to get to the polls tomorrow!

Last week we shared on our social media that you can ride a Citi Bike for free on election day, which is tomorrow! Since then we have learned about other companies offering discounted transportation to get everyone out to their polling stations! Lyft will be half off tomorrow. You can read about their partnership with […]

Halloween Photos!

We had such luck this year for Halloween. The weather was absolutely gorgeous! As usual the holiday trick or treating started early and the streets were bumping by 5pm. So many adorable/scary/inventive costumes and decorations. We wanted to share some photos from the evening with you all. See our gallery below!

Are You Coffee Fit? Workshop Saturday in Boerum Hill

Our good friend Jack Gordon of Triomph Fitness let us know about this event Triomph is co-hosting on Saturday September 22nd and we want to pass along the info. You can check out the event page on facebook here and read more about what to expect below. It sounds both fun and informative! Event begins at […]

Movies With A View Celebrates Female Directors!

We have been eager to hear about the film line-ups for each of our summer outdoor film series in Brooklyn and extra thrilled when we learned about the plan for Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Movies with a View series. They are celebrating women during their two month long screenings! The theme for this year’s 8-week-long film series […]

Refer Someone to RC and You’ll Get $100!

We want to introduce the Realty Collective Referral Program as a thank you for working with us. We hope you’re happy with your new tenant and enjoyed your experience with our wonderful agents here at Realty Collective.  Have a friend, family member or co-worker looking for a place to live? Or you know another landlord […]

New Street Art Photos on our Pinterest

One of our favorite things to do is wander around our New York boroughs looking at all the amazing art installations and street art. It’s everywhere and helps make our lovely city colorful and vibrant. You can view amazing pieces on the side of a building or in a park or square in the form […]

Spring Break in Prospect Park.

Today is the first day of this week-long event in Prospect Park. “April 2–6, Join Prospect Park Alliance for family-friendly activities at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, Lefferts Historic House, Carousel and Tennis Center”. The Audubon activities include a “Discovery Pack” filled with nature activities, an animal encounters program, and nature walks. The Lefferts Historic House hosts […]