When you put all of this together with a location that is on top of Manhattan (we’re on the other side of the Hudson River from NYC), it is no wonder that Bergen County is one of the most sought after locations in the New York metropolitan area and that real estate here has always done better in holding its value.
Winter arrived this week in Bergen County. It came with a major nor’easter that brought 5-7 inches of snow and freezing temperatures. Because we had an unseasonably warm fall this is quite a change. As a result, winter activities for kids is now a focus for families. Bergen County has the solution because we have many options for you. Campgaw… Read more »
The 2017 Bergen County real estate market had a unique combination of factors – zero increase in sales from the year before with price appreciation. In fact, much of what you’ll find is a mirror image of 2016. Home sales are nearly identical – 6915 in 2017 and 6920 in 2016. I think you’ll agree… Read more »
The value of a good home inspector cannot be understated. Home inspectors give you much more than an evaluation of a house.
You put your home on the market for sale. It’s both an exciting and an anxious time. Expectations are running high. The buyer traffic is great. Showings happen several times each week. Then the phone call comes. Your agent has received an offer. You listen in disbelief. The offer is extremely low. Emotions rise immediately… Read more »
Because this is a Kosher establishment, this is great for people who need this facility. Other folks will come because what they have is excellent.
Is your buyer using a FHA mortgage loan? FHA loans are very common. They are also feared by sellers. Because they are common and concerning to homeowners, I thought a blog article on this would be helpful. Chances are your buyer will use this type of mortgage if your home sells for less than $500,000. The median… Read more »
The Emerson Golf Club is going public this spring because Bergen County just bought it. This is a fabulous purchase for Bergen County’s golf program. Bergen County Freeholders approved the purchase on October 18th with a unanimous vote. They allowed the Bergen County Improvement Authority to float notes for the $8.5 million purchase. I believe the actual closing… Read more »
Safe driving in the fall in Bergen County is different than at other times of the year. There are 3 reasons why.
Election Day is November 7th this year. Bergen County elections are more significant than ever because many towns have combined elections to save money. They do this by having both school board and government elections both in November. Holding an election is expensive. It doesn’t make economic sense to do it twice. Here’s something else: Turnouts… Read more »