Blog

Top 10 Safest Towns in New Jersey

The 10 safest towns in New Jersey are in the north, with River Vale at the top of the list. The 10 safest towns in New Jersey are in the north, with River Vale at the top of the list. Located in northern Bergen County, River Vale for the second straight year leads the National…

Allow Me To Reintroduce Closter, Nj

Closter, New Jersey is nestled amongst Alpine, the Oradell Reservoir, Haworth and Demarest. The 3.2 square miles that create this borough are in high demand. Located in beautiful Bergen County, Closter is a family-friendly small town with all the amenities of nearby New York City. Homes for sale in Closter, NJ rarely stay on the…

U.S. Homeownership, On The Rise!

There’s never been a better time to be a homeowner in America, and the statistics agree. After years of a rocky effort to climb out of lowest homeownership rate of the 21st century (62.9% in 2016), Americans are seeing stability return to the housing market.In the third quarter of 2018, the national homeownership rate was…

Harrington Park, Quiet And Convenient!

Harrington Park, NJ: Popular Suburb of NYC Harrington Park, New Jersey is located in the northeast portion of Bergen County, just 21 miles outside of New York City. With some of the most notable schools in the state and just a 40-minute commute into Manhattan, Harrington Park is one of the most desirable suburbs of…

Wall Street, Luxury Real Estate

Will Wall Street’s Success Inject New Capital Into Luxury Real Estate Market? In 2017, Wall Street saw the highest compensations since the financial crisis and 2018 is expected to bring in even higher bonuses. Compensation consultants Johnson Associates predict that equity sales and trading pros will see the biggest increase in cash and equity bonuses…

NJ Suburbs And Millennials

The largest group of homebuyers in the U.S. seem to be migrating to the suburbs. The population in New Jersey’s 11 suburban-ring counties grew by about 17,000 people between 2016 and 2017. Statistics show that much of that growth is due to aging millennials who are beginning to see the value in homeownership and don’t…

Fsbo, Never A Good Idea

When it comes to selling (in most cases) your biggest investment, Real Estate, its always best to leave it to the professionals! Right off the bat a major concern is the emotional attachment most sellers have towards their home. It’s almost never recommended to negotiate with your heart, let’s leave this to the mind. Understandably,…

Real Estate Mistakes

As with any investment, putting your money into real estate is a risk. However, there are potential hazards that are readily identifiable and should be avoided. Whether you’ve spent decades funneling millions into the real estate market, or you’re about to make your first investment property purchase, learning from the practices of other will help…

Hackensack, An Up and Coming City!

The iconic Billy Joel was wrong. Asking, “Who needs a house out in Hackensack? Is that what you get with your money?” in his Movin’ Out lyrics, Joel suggests an upgrade to Hackensack is futile, but home prices and recent downtown revitalization suggests the music maker missed the mark. Hackensack, New Jersey is a city…

Prepare In The Winter, Sell In The Spring!

Interview Realtors Now To Prepare For A Spring Sale When it comes to selling your home, nothing should be rushed. You want to ensure you’re working with an experienced, knowledgeable Realtor who will market the property to the right audience and generate the highest quality offers. Spring features the highest number of newly listed homes….