Sales Report for Tenafly Homes

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  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 »

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 »

Have A Raccoon In Your Attic?

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One of the agents in my office had an interesting experience in Englewood today.  She was inspecting an Englewood home with her customer and nearly came eye to eye with a raccoon in the attic.  Needless to say this presented a problem when trying to show the house to her buyer and I have no doubt that both real estate agent… 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 and individuals who were in the middle of new construction projects. Since then, getting a bank… Read more »