Mortgage rates today don’t matter tomorrow is very important to understand. Let’s look at this carefully. Do you know what the #1 mistake home buyers make when mortgage shopping? Mortgage rates. They simply don’t matter. Because this is true a great many home buyers, in my opinion, make mistakes in choosing a mortgage. Mortgage Rates – The #1 Mistake Buying… Read more »
Doing research on this sales report for Tenafly homes confirmed what I’d observed. New construction has been big and the number of sales is up. Let’s take a look at how 2017 compares to 2016 town wide through August: 27 more sales for a 22% increase (124 to 151) 24% less time on the market (95.2 to… Read more »
Here is my sold report for Bergenfield NJ homes using data from the New Jersey MLS. Bergenfield is a very popular location because of it’s strong school district and affordability. This report compares 2017 to 2016 through August. Single Family Homes 12 more sales for an 8% increase (157 to 169) 37% less time on the market… Read more »
If you look carefully at this data from the New Jersey MLS you’ll see that higher priced homes sold well.
How to buy a fixer upper with a 203k loan may be the magic you need. Bedford Avenue in Teaneck is a great place to live. Located off of Teaneck Road, it’s an amazing setting. It ends at what looks like a forest but is actually the extension of Argonne Park. The street is lined with… Read more »
How to look at a house is a skill you need to learn. Before you click your way to another website, take a minute to read what I have for you now. Just because no one told you how to look at a house doesn’t mean it isn’t something you need to know. Consider this for… Read more »
Bergen County home sales are doing well because demand is strong. By the time you get to August, the majority of the real estate year is over. This is why it makes sense to analyze the market now. Frankly the last 2 weeks of August are deadly. Hardly anyone is around as most people are… Read more »
New homes need inspections too. Even though a new construction house has everything brand new in it, there are still times when mistakes are made and things are not finished properly. Buying a new home does not guarantee that everything is perfect.
Homeowner insurance is obviously very important. Home insurance is also very misunderstood. You’re watching TV and an insurance ad comes on. A lizard with an Australian accent starts running all over your screen. An angry lady asks how you can drive half of a car. A duck starts quacking. A website tells you that is… Read more »
Get a good attorney not a cheap attorney. Real estate is a sizable purchase. You want to be sure everything is right.