Archive for February, 2013

Your chance to personally experience a Columbia High School Education

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

If you have clients interested in living in the South Orange – Maplewood School District, this event is a great opportunity to see Columbia High School and meet some Columbia teachers. Please spread the word! Thanks. Joanne DiPasquale The Achieve Foundation is proud to host CHS for a Day, a day of enlightening classes that […]

What are your Options when the Home Doesn’t Appraise?

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

So, you are out looking for homes and you finally find one that is priced at the market price or a touch below and you pounce on it! Problem is, so do a few more people and the purchase price gets bid up. Still, after being coached by your agent that the home is still […]

Redecorating? Staging? Color Myths Busted or Confirmed

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

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iROBOT Strikes Again for Columbia High School Robotics Club

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

Columbia HS Robotics Heads to World Tourney Saturday’s success means onto St. Louis! By Marcia Worth Email the author February 24, 2013 Columbia High School Robotics is headed to the World Championship. After a successful trip to the Vermont State Championship, the CHS Varsity Robotics Team qualified for the World Championships in St. Louis in […]

Looking to Buy or Sell a Home? Why some sell Quickly and Others Don’t Isn’t always about Price!

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

So, you are looking to Sell or Buy a home? Have you seen home after home online only to learn the next day that a home has an accepted offer?   Maybe there were multiple offers, resulting in a sale for more than the list price.  Believe it or not, this happens over 30% of the […]

Time to Trade Up? Time to Sell?

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Is There a Window of Opportunity for Sellers Right Now? KCM Posted: 25 Feb 2013 04:00 AM PST One of the most interesting revelations of the latest National Association of Realtors (NAR) Existing Home Sales Report is the shortage of housing inventory being reported throughout much of the country. At the same time, buyer demand […]

Real Estate Radio Interview

Monday, February 25th, 2013

If you want to hear my latest interview: Click Here for the Maplewoodian Podcast Mark Slade Keller Williams 917.797.5059 Good Homes Mark Slade

Columbia High Well Known Graduates

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Frank Langella How many Notable alumni do you know or have heard of? Elisabeth Shue Architect Richard Meier Singer Songwriter Lauren Hill Matrix Producer Joel Silver, also credited with being one of the founding members of Ultimate Frisbee And Actor, Zach Braff, star of the movie Garden State–which was partially filmed in South Orange The […]

Columbia High Fencers Advance to State Finals

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Columbia HS Fencers Advance, Go for State Honors The South Orange – Maplewood fencers have another medal-winning season By Marcia Worth The Columbia High School Fencing Team has advanced to the New Jersey State Championship match. On Wednesday, February 27, the CHS Girls team will compete for the Bronze Medal, and the CHS Boys will […]

Maplewood’s Town Pool Now Opening Memorial Day Weekend!

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

Maplewood Pool Will Open Memorial Day Weekend Responding to member requests, Township Committee votes 4-1 to start pool season early this year. By Carolyn Maynard-Parisi Email the author February 20, 2013 The Township Committee voted 4-1 Tuesday night to approve a pilot program to open the Maplewood Community Pool on Memorial Day weekend, and to […]