Selling Your Home? Don’t List It Today

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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 home on the market at the wrong… Read more »

Due Dilligence in Buying and Selling A Home in Bergen County

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Let’s be honest – not all real estate agents do their job correctly and not all homeowners give their agent correct information. Owners can forget and agents can be sloppy.  If you are selling or buying a home, undisclosed problems can be devastating.  Often found after Attorney Review and home inspections, such omissions can cancel a transaction leaving… Read more »

Fire Code Inspections When Selling Your House

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New Jersey requires all residential properties being sold to have smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors and a fire extinguisher.  Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors can be battery operated for resale properties but new construction needs them permanently wired into the electrical system. Both smoke and carbon monoxide detectors must be within 10 feet of all bedrooms.  Smoke… Read more »