591 Grand Ave in Leonia – My New Listing & Open Sunday 1-4

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I just listed 591 Grand Ave in Leonia for sale.  This is a 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath side hall colonial home.  It’s asking price is $459,000 and I hope to see you this Sunday at the open house. While on a major busy street, 591 Grand Ave is set above street level.  As a result, traffic sounds are not on top of you.  The house has a private ambiance and…

This Weekend in Bergen County

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This weekend in Bergen County is filled with all sorts of things to do.  Let’s get to it right away! Autographfest at the American Dream Mall Autographfest is a major autograph show at the American Dream Mall they say will have over 300 dealers.  Sports stars from boxing to wrestling will be there to sign autographs and meet the public. This show is so big that they have dealer tables…

2 Bedroom Condo Apartment in Tenafly

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I just listed a 2 bedroom condo apartment in Tenafly for $459,000.  This one is located in what used to be the entire Tenafly School System many years ago.  Because it was an old school building, this has quite a story behind it. I’d like to give you the history of this condominium complex in brief and then talk about this new listing I have.  This is a particularly good…

It’s Mother’s Day Weekend

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It’s Mother’s Day Weekend so you’d think not much doing.  There’s more than you’d expect:  a campfire meeting, nature walk, run, 2 plays and a symphony.  It’s also a traditional start to the season. Mother’s Day Weekend here is the start of the gardening season.  People go out to nurseries, buy annual flowering plants and then come home to plant them in the dirt.  I think this year it’s going…

Buying A Condo? Watch Out For This!

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Buying a condo or are you thinking about it?  Either way, there are important things to watch out for.  Let’s go over what I check for whenever I have a customer for a condominium. Trust me on this.  You won’t find what you need to know in any listing form or internet posting.  That’s because the information you need comes from the property manager.  While I have many years of…

The Little Mermaid & 6 More Events

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It’s a very busy weekend coming up.  You might think it’s a Little Mermaid weekend but there is a lot going on in addition to this: Children will enjoy seeing Aladdin and dinosaurs.  Sunday afternoon classical music concerts begin this weekend.  The outdoor antique and craft show season opens.  I’m not sure this counts as an event but the Rochelle Park CBD store has a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday. …

The Arts, Zoo, Food Trucks and More

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The arts, zoo. food trucks and more are what we have in store for you this upcoming weekend.  We have 2 film festivals, a musical version of Legally Blonde, a native American event and artifacts from the Les Paul Collection.  In addition there’s an Earth party at the zoo and more food trucks than you can imagine on display. We are near the end of the religious holiday season.  Greek…

Removing An Underground Oil Tank

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Removing an underground oil tank is something that a lot of you will be involved in.  That’s because so many homes were heated with oil until the last quarter of the 20th century. A Brief Historical Review Oil was a primary fuel to heat your home from the 1930’s through the 1960’s.  A war between the Arab States and Israel changed this. The Mideast oil producing countries embargoed oil to…

Not Much Is Happening This Week

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Not much is happening this week as I’m sure you expect.  This is known as Holy Week in the Christian calendar with Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday.  Passover, an 8 day celebration of the liberation of the Israelites from slavery,  begins at sundown on Friday night. These 2 major religious holidays are the focus of this week as well they should be.  Both involve a lot of preparation…

Let’s Play Golf Now That The Season Is Open

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Let’s play golf now that the season is open.  Bergen County Golf opened it’s 6 golf courses and programs on March 26th.  However the weather hasn’t cooperated with very few good weather days as a result. We’ve had a blast of Artic air and many rainy days since then.  I don’t know about you but golfing when it’s cold and damp isn’t my idea of fun.  However glorious spring weather…