Posts Tagged ‘south orange’

Conducting A Proper Search for a Home!

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

As the internet continues to make more and more information available to all of us, there is no doubt that it gives us all a little empowerment. If you are a Realtor, like I am, you may initially be fearful of losing your ability to find clients that will chose you as their agent. There […]

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 […]

Living in South Orange: No Leaf Left Behind

Monday, October 8th, 2012

(EXTREME CAUTION: LEAVE LOW PILES IN STREET; MAKE KID FRIENDLY PILE ON YOUR LAWN TO PREVENT INJURY) It’s that time of year when nature blesses us with an incredible canvas of color as the leaves perform their annual Dance of Color. The only “catch” is that shortly afterward we have to pull out our rakes […]

Listing your home at a price that will sell quickly for the most money for you!

Thursday, October 4th, 2012

New Listings: Price Them Right at the Beginning by The KCM Crew on October 4, 2012 · Heading into the fall and winter, it is important to educate sellers on the best pricing practices to ensure that their home sells for the most money. Both KCM and Otteau Valuation Group-OVG state that “Pricing a home […]

Your Local Farmer’s Markets

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

Looking for the freshest of fruits and vegetables and other savory food items, here is the weekly schedule for local farmer’s markets: Maplewood Farmers Market Mondays 2:00 PM-7:00 PM 160 Indiana St, Maplewood, NJ The Maplewood Farmers Market will be held at the Municipal Parking Lot located on Indiana Street. A variety of tasty treats […]

South Orange Middle School Red Day 2012

Sunday, May 13th, 2012

RED Day You may be a homeowner. A volunteer. Or someone who is eager to help. However you choose to get involved, every little bit counts. Keller Williams Realty’s RED Day is devoted to bringing communities closer together through incredible acts of service. And those acts don’t stop with us. Join in and help better […]

The Local Real Estate Market Is Like Nothing We Have Seen in Years!

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

The Local Real Estate Market has been fast and furious this past month. In fact, since April 8th, there have been 97 new listings and of these, 27 are either in attorney review or Under Contract/Pending Sale. This is the best we have seen in quite some time. What does this mean for Buyers? It […]

Local Housing Market Rebounds during NBA Playoffs

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

WASHINGTON (April 26, 2012) – Pending home sales increased in March and are well above a year ago, another signal the housing market is recovering, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The Pending Home Sales Index,* a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, rose 4.1 percent to 101.4 in March from an upwardly revised […]

Pre-Schools in the Maplewood and South Orange Area

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

As the market is heating up and the influx of new families to our area begin the next phase of their lives, one of the most pressing concerns is “How to I make sure my children are properly cared for?” So, here is my list of Pre-Schools in the area. You will notice that several […]

Where are you going to get your Green-On!

Monday, March 12th, 2012

In just 5 days, on the 17th of March, it will be St. Patrick’s Day—a day filled with good cheer, good food, and festivities. As we don our green to celebrate and proudly wear green attire and/or accessories, there will be lots of wonderful places to do that here in Maplewood and South Orange, let […]