Posts Tagged ‘bedroom communities of NYC’

I’m still your Agent after you close!

Saturday, August 11th, 2012

So many people think the agent’s job is done when the client has finished signing their mortgage and transaction docs at the closing table. Well, that just isn’t true for some of us. Today, I received a call from clients because they were experiencing a leak in their attic and garage after some very heavy […]

Tips for Choosing Your Home Inspector

Friday, July 27th, 2012

So, you made your offer and it has been accepted. From a paperwork perspective, you have forwarded your executed contract to both your attorney and your mortgage loan officer. The Attorney Review process can take as little as a day or a much as 10 days, depending on any unusual contract provisions or any amendments […]

Closed Real Estate Sales in the Bedroom Communities of NYC thru 6/6/12

Thursday, June 7th, 2012

Another strong week of closings in the immediate area of Maplewood, South Orange, Livingston, Millburn, Short Hills, West Orange and Montclair. There were 33 homes with Closed Sales in the past week. Of these 33 homes, 9 sold for Final Asking Price or greater, a tad of 30%. Equally compelling, with the exception of one […]

Black Film Festival @ The Newark Museum, Paul Robeson Awards

Tuesday, June 5th, 2012

June 20 – August 1, 2012 Wednesdays, 7 pm (Adult) (Youth 1 pm starting July 11) The Newark Black Film Festival (NBFF), celebrating its 38th Anniversary as one of the nation’s defining voices on behalf of independent film, opens in Newark with adult screenings beginning on Wednesday, June 20, with a six-week run ending on […]

Best Mexican Restaurants in NYC, just 20-30 minutes away from the Bedroom Communities of NYC in NJ

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

The Best part of living in a bedroom community of NYC, like Maplewood, South Orange or Montclair, is being able to take a quick 20-minute drive or 30-minute train ride into Manhattan to check out some cuisine. According to Zagat’s these are the top seven south-of-the-border Mexican joints from their 2012 New York City Restaurants […]

Love to Learn from What Didn’t Work

Monday, February 27th, 2012

I doubled my business in the last year, which in what we all know has been a challenging market indicates that I must be doing something right. However, even after selling almost all of my listings in 2011, even finding the buyers for 50% of these homes, the one that I didn’t sell prompts me […]