Comps Don’t Work

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Comps don’t work is a true statement.  Whether you are buying a home or selling a home one thing is for sure:  Eventually a bubbly Realtor will hand you a stack of comps.  Why?  Because that’s what agents are trained to do. I guess if they trained us to give you lollipops you’d get a… Read more »

Bergen County Real Estate – A First Quarter Report

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Bergen County real estate is important.  This is the largest county in New Jersey with 948,000+ people and we are one of the most affluent counties in the US.  What happens here influences everyone in the NYC metropolitan area.  The Bergen County housing market reflects the Tri-State economy and outlook.  So let’s take a look… Read more »

New Jersey Smoke Detector Requirements Changed This Year

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New Jersey smoke detector requirements changed this year and it’s a good thing.  I’m writing this blog article because almost everyone I’ve bumped into knows nothing about this. The Scope of Things Smoke detectors are not required to be wired in to homes built before 1977.  Doing a quick search in the New Jersey MLS,… Read more »