Archive for November, 2012

Maplewood Real Estate Graphs and Charts

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Here is another way of looking at how the Maplewood Market has performed this year. Mark Slade Keller Williams 917.797.5059 Good Homes Selling a Maplewood/South Orange/Millburn/Short Hills area home involves many steps and having an experienced Maplewood New Jersey Real Estate Agent and Realtor®, specializing in the Bedroom Communities of New York City in Essex/Union […]

Making an Offer: Glossary of Key Terms

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Once you have determined that you want to make an offer, you need to know the following Components: Offer Glossary: EARNEST $/MONEY DOWN/TIMING/CONTINGENCIES EARNEST $: Needs to start with a check made out to your ABR’s Agency for what we call EARNEST $. This check is a key ingredient in that it validates your offer […]

Moving to New Jersey: Local Town Real Estate Stats for the Bedroom Communities of NYC

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

NYC Bedroom Community Real Estate Report Mark Slade Keller Williams 917.797.5059 Good Homes Selling a Maplewood/South Orange/Millburn/Short Hills area home involves many steps and having an experienced Maplewood New Jersey Real Estate Agent and Realtor®, specializing in the Bedroom Communities of New York City in Essex/Union County— Millburn, Short Hills, Montclair, West Orange, South Orange, […]

Montclair Tree Lighting, Santa Visit This Weekend

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

Montclair Tree Lighting, Santa Visit This Weekend Children can also send Santa letters and their wish lists this year and receive a letter in return! By Mike D’Onofrio Mark your calendars, because Santa is coming to Montclair. The annual holiday tree lighting in the Church Street Plaza will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday. […]

Moving to Maplewood: Small Biz Saturday with Special Benefits from American Express

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Here is the full list of participating businesses and their deals, and here are some highlights. Check the list for all the fine print: The Tenth Muse Gallery – Shop Small and Save 25% off your entire purchase. Scrivener’s Toys & Collectibles – Pick-a-Prize Fishbowl; choose a card and get a 10%, 15%, 20% discount […]

First TIme Home Buyers Making Their Move!

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Young Adults Forming New Households Posted: 21 Nov 2012 04:00 AM PST Back in August, KCM-Keeping Current Matters–identified young adults between 25-34 years old still living at home with their parents as a group that was about to enter the housing market. A recent Wall Street Journal article proves our thinking was correct. KCM just […]

Fall Back and Spring Forward to 2013 Spring Housing Market

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

We recently moved our clocks back in most of the country to reflect the need to adjust our Daylight Savings routines. Now, just 2 weeks later, we are about to enjoy our Thanksgiving Holiday, hopefully with our families and/or friends and before you know it, we will be sitting and unwrapping our Christmas, Hanukah and […]

Maplewood’s Springfield Ave: Small Biz Saturday

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

Shop Springfield Avenue for the Holidays Between Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, local shopping is at its peak this weekend. By Carolyn Maynard-Parisi, Maplewood Patch with added editorial from Mark Slade Springfield Avenue is NOW the site of scores of bargains, events and special deals and great places to shop this season. A major […]

Maplewood, a Community that Gives Back!

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

An Interview with Maplewood’s Ryan Burbank “I plan on working hard so I can walk again,” says Burbank, who will attend Saturday’s “Ryan’s Hope” benefit with his family. By Carolyn Maynard-Parisi November 15, 2012 Earlier this summer, 18-year-old Ryan Burbank — a Maplewood resident and son of the township’s Director of Public Works, Eric Burbank […]

Making your Home Search Even Easier!

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

I have just upgraded to a new format to make things that much easier for your property searches. The old way it looked like this: The new way your IDX property search with the MapTracks 3.0 looks like this: When you visit my www.Goodhomesforgoodpeople.com website you will be able to toggle between the map based […]