You found it! After an exhaustive search, you found the home for you and your family! Now you’re ready to put in an offer and make your first steps in purchasing a home. When you are putting in an offer for your dream property, it can be disheartening to learn there are competing offers from other […]
Bergen County, NJ is a popular residential area, namely for its proximity to New York City, its welcoming citizens, and diverse cultural activities. Wondering which town is the best fit for you? Compare 7 of its towns on an interactive chart to learn about the town size, local school district, distance to Manhattan, and median home values.
The home-buying process has evolved considerably throughout the years, especially with increased technology capabilities and widespread access to information provided through Internet. Buyers can search for their next home without even stepping foot out of the one they’re in! Mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets have given homebuyers more access than ever before through […]
If you just purchased a new home or are thinking about buying one soon, you’re going through an exciting, yet stressful time of packing, moving, and settling into a new environment. You and your family will probably feel overwhelmed throughout the process, but you know that the end result will be worth the work. However, […]
Your lender will require an appraisal when applying for a mortgage or refinancing your existing home. Simply stated, it’s a prepared report that determines the value of a home based on square footage, lot size, features, upgrades, and age. Your assessed value is very different from the appraised value and the market value and is […]
When you are in the market for real estate whether buying real estate or selling real estate, one of the top priorities should be to hire the right REALTOR. Finding that REALTOR can be a tricky proposition. Whether you ask your friends, family, co-workers, or anyone else, each has a unique opinion and experience. Those […]
Spring, known as the season of rebirth, also carries death and goodbyes as life and our world makes room for change. Last week a close friend of ours lost his grandfather. While away in Washington State spending time with his family, he heard stories of his beloved Truby (grandpa) he never knew before. He received […]