Tulips and Tenafly

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Tenafly NJ has a rich heritage.  Originally settled by the Dutch who came here to farm the land in the 1600’s, Tenafly has always been a town where tulips are important.  The Dutch settlers created extensive farms and mills and many of those farmers helped supply General George Washington’s army when they were at Fort Lee on their famous… Read more »

New Construction Financing Exists

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When the financial crisis exploded in 2008, new construction financing ended.  Actually, most credit was taken off the table then and for good reason.  On new homes being built, many banks pulled existing mortgage loans creating havoc for builders.  This also hurt individuals who were in the middle of new construction projects. Since then, getting… Read more »

Selling A Home? Get A Pre Listing Inspection

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A major source of stress for people who are selling their home is the home inspection.  No matter how well you’ve maintained your house, there can be unpleasant surprises.   It’s smart to pre-empt a buyer by doing a pre listing inspection before the home is listed for sale. Buying a home is often the biggest purchase buyers… Read more »

Tenafly East Hill Homes

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On January 27, 2009, a home at 221 Churchill Road was listed for sale at $1,590,000. This was an extremely well kept original ranch on a gorgeous acre lot. It was listed twice – as a single family home and as a building lot. Tenafly East Hill original homes are in high demand.  Their acre properties are… Read more »