Falling in Love

Sunday, November 5th, 2017

This time of year is so incredibly beautiful with the range of colors found in the fall foliage. So, it goes without saying that its a great time to FALL in Love with a New Home. 16 Osborne Terrace, Maplewood, NJ 07040 asking $629,000 for this 5 bed/2.5 bath home in the Tuscan section of […]

GET THE MOST WHEN SELLING YOUR HOUSE!

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

THE BEST STRATEGY TO SELL YOUR HOUSE FAST AND FOR THE MOST $ If you are considering selling your Montclair or Glen Ridge home and you want to sell it quickly, the best strategy is to hire an top rated listing agent who is experienced and demonstrates knowledge of your market area. It is important […]

Fall Leaves Make for An Amazingly Beautiful Landscape in South Orange

Friday, October 27th, 2017

I so love this time of year when the leaves become colorful brushstrokes on the landscape. Living in South Orange and Maplewood, we get the extra benefit of bordering the South Mountain Reservation and a valley view upwards of color. This drone video was filmed by Ken Siegel (973-517-0384) and features parts of the park […]

Looking for another way to finance your down payment?

Friday, October 13th, 2017

    Say you could get the money for a down payment without having to beg your parents or start a GoFundMe page. Would you do it? Yes, of course there’s a catch. You have to be willing to continuously list your extra bedroom on Airbnb for a few years. Basically, there’s a company in Seattle […]

July Real Estate Sales in Millburn and Short Hills New Jersey

Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Millburn and Short Hills had another strong month in Real Estate Sales. There were 30 closed transactions. Of the 30, there is no doubt that the homes priced under $1,500,000 sold for better prices, equating to almost 101% of asking price and in an average of 34 days–less than half the number of days needed […]

Living in Chatham: Maple Sugaring Demonstrations At The Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

All Ages. MAPLE SUGARING DEMONSTRATIONS – JANUARY & FEBRUARY AT THE GREAT SWAMP OUTDOOR EDUCATION CENTER Originally Posted Tuesday, December 20, 2016 on Morris County Park Commission Website. Learn the process of maple sugaring from start to finish. Identify and tap maple trees, collect sap, and make syrup over a wood-fired evaporator. Taste-test different delicious […]

Summit Film Society Hosting Area Premier of The Great Gilly Hopkins

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

On Saturday, January 28 at 7 pm, the Film Society of Summit will host the area premiere of the dramatic film THE GREAT GILLY HOPKINS. We will welcome the two of the film’s young actors to lead post-screening discussion of this entertaining film: Zachary Hernandez of Wycoff, NJ who plays W.E. and Claire Foley who […]

New Jersey Fun Fact: Did you know the Telegraph was invented in Morristown, NJ?

Friday, January 6th, 2017

On this day in 1838, Samuel Morse’s telegraph system is demonstrated for the first time at the Speedwell Iron Works in Morristown, New Jersey. The telegraph would eventually revolutionize long-distance communications. Morse demonstrated his invention using Morse Code, in which dots and dashes represented letters and numbers. In May 1844 Morse sent the first original […]

Montclair 2016 Real Estate Results Summed Up As Crazy Hot!!!

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

I cover a wide variety of towns that are under the umbrella as a “bedroom community of nyc” due to its commutation times. I was simply blown away by the results Montclair had for homes sold in 2016. 1. They sold for 103.7% of asking 2. Average price paid jumped almost 10% more to $741,000 […]

2016 was another great year for Real Estate in South Orange.

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

It was another great year for Real Estate in South Orange. We saw a 4.5% increase in the prices paid for homes sold. We saw 15 homes sell for more than a $million with one selling for $1,499,000 to top the charts, which sold in just 5 days. The time it took to sell these […]