1st quarter sales are up compared to 2015 and by quite a good margin. According to the New Jersey MLS data, 2016 sales are up an average of 21% over the number of sales we had last year. In plain numbers we went from 1,740 in 2015 to 2,109 this year. What’s even more impressive… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Selling
Comparing homes under contract shows that the real estate market is rocking in 2016
A look at how the Bergen County housing market did in 2015 compared to 2014.
Selling your home? Don’t List it today. You’ve decided to move. You’ve waited for spring. It’s April 1st, spring is here so you put your home on the market for sale. And nothing happens. What’s wrong? Is this an April Fool’s nightmare? Not really but it is a marketing mistake. Timing is important. Putting your… Read more »
Although it’s snowing and 2 more snow storms are coming this week, spring is most definitely on it’s way and with it the spring market in real estate
Here is my real estate market update for 2014: 2014 will go down as a positive year for Bergen County homes but also quite a varied year. Let’s look at the county’s over all performance comparing 2013 to 2014 – Fewer Sales by 5% – from 8,890 in 2013 to 8,434 in 2014. Why? Fewer… Read more »
It’s time for a quick market update now that we’re at the end of the year. A lack of inventory continues to be the headline for the Bergen County housing market. No matter the town, no matter the price range we still have fewer homes available than the market needs. As I’ve said before here,… Read more »
One of the most powerful and useful resources for community information is the US Census Bureau. The amount of information you’ll find there is, to be frank, at times overwhelming. Whether you’re buying a home, selling a home or just plain curious, the US Census Bureau has statistics and data that is quite helpful… Read more »
No matter how old or young, a move is as major an event in your child’s life as it is in yours. It can also be an adventure.
Here is a real estate market update report for you now that we’re through July: Fewer sales are happening in 2014 but not because demand is weakening. Far from it. Demand is strong but supply is down. This is reflected in fewer days on the market. Less supply – increased and/or equal demand = pressure on pricing. … Read more »