479 Bayview Walk, Ocean Beach

The More You Know: Mortgage Rates

With interest rates at historic lows, we are seeing most buyers take advantage of low cost financing by obtaining a mortgage for the purchase of their beach house.  In many cases, even those with funds available to buy in cash are opting to finance their purchases.  Low interest rates also mean that buyers can afford […]

Read More

Why Winter is the Time to Buy

It’s no secret that things do slow down a bit during the winter months when it comes to real estate on Fire Island. However, if you’re a buyer, that’s not a bad thing. While you may have to break out your ski gear to make sure you’re adequately bundled up for your house tours, here […]

Read More

Checklist for Closing on the Purchase of Your Beach House

Once you’ve found the right Fire Island home for you and put the home under contract, the hard part is behind you, but there are a few important steps to take care of before you officially become a Fire Island homeowner. In this blog post, you’ll learn about what steps you should take in preparation for […]

Read More

The Perfect Blank Canvas To Make This Ocean Beach House Your Own

Dreaming of customizing your perfect beach house? 692 Ocean Breeze Walk gives you that opportunity! There are endless possibilities at this family home in Ocean Beach. This spacious home, currently listed for $775,000, is an excellent example of a home that you can make your own. Ideally located, 692 Ocean Breeze is just 4 houses […]

Read More

Your Questions Answered: When Is The Best Time To Buy Your Beach Home?

By: Abigail Mago, Licensed Associate Broker abigail@fireislandrealestate.com   A very common question that I’m asked by buyers is “When is the best time to buy on Fire Island?”  Many people assume that the Summer is the peak of the buying season, because that is when the island is busiest, but that’s not actually the case.  […]

Read More