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.
Removals cost around $2,000 for your average single family home (including town permit fees). Losing your buyer is much more expensive because future offers are lower.
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 »
Get a good attorney not a cheap attorney. Real estate is a sizable purchase. You want to be sure everything is right.
The New Jersey realty transfer fee is essentially a sales tax on your home
Selling your home? Getting your house ready is a big part of your success. Let’s start with condition. You’ve probably heard that it’s a seller’s market because Bergen County homes are in high demand. While this is true it also misses the point. The only thing that matters is how much you get for your… Read more »
Property values in Bergen County are definitely on the rise. We’re through the 1st quarter of the year and New Jersey MLS residential figures are all positive comparing 2017 to 2016.
There are only so many hours in a day. Banks can handle only so many closings in a day. If everyone wants to buy their home at the same time it’s simply not possible.