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 and home buyer left that Englewood home pretty quickly. Attics seem to be favorite hiding places…

Korean Music and Dance at The Woman’s Club of Englewood

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Englewood, NJ, is a vibrant community in no small part because of the diversity of it’s population. A walk along Palisade Avenue through the Englewood business district is almost like a walk through the United Nations.  In fact, a large advantage of owning an Englewood home is the diversity of it’s people.  One of the largest enthnic groups in this area of Bergen County is the Korean community and this week’s…

The Credit Suisse Report – Pricing Remains Under Pressure

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Credit Suisse Bank has a really neat way of looking at the local housing market – they send out a monthly questionaire to top real estate agents on over 40 housing markets in the US.  As one of the agents surveyed by Credit Suisse, I get the these reports and find them to be very valuable. The Credit Suisse  “Monthly Survey of Real Estate Agents”  for the New York – Northern New Jersey…

How To Find A Home Inspector

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How To Find A Home Inspector Whether you’re buying a home in Cresskill, Tenafly, Teaneck, Englewood or anywhere else in Bergen County, you need to do a home inspection.  Once Attorney Review is completed and you have a firm purchase contract on your new home, often the next step is to do the home inspection.  How to find a home inspector is often a big concern. This is because this is when…

What’s Happening In Tenafly, Englewood, River Vale or….

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You don’t have to own a home in Tenafly to know what’s happening there.  Go to the town website.  That’s all you have to do.  The Borough of Tenafly website is where you’ll discover that Tenafly is doing a revaluation right now. Let’s say you’re thinking of buying a home in Englewood.  You see that many of the homes there are from the early 20th century so you’d like to know about…

Westside Englewood Homes = Charm and Value

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Englewood homes are highly prized for their gracious old world charm.  The East Hill is famous for its many grand estates that are surrounded by towering oak trees, 15 foot high native rhododendrons and flowering fruit trees.  Such beauty and ambiance is not only found on East Hill acre estates; west side Englewood homes are equally beautiful just on a smaller scale. Traditional colonial and Tudor style homes with gorgeous woodwork framed by 30-40 foot trees…