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Buying a home is a huge decision, and it’s the biggest purchase you’ll make during your lifetime. That’s why you absolutely need to have a buyer’s agent.

There are many great New Jersey area homes for sale. Click here to perform a full home search,  or if you're thinking of selling your home, click here for a FREE Home Price Evaluation  so you know what buyers will pay for your home in today's market. You may also call me at (908) 912-4900  for a FREE home buying consultation to answer any of your real estate questions.  

Do you need an agent when looking to buy a home? Of course you do!

Buying a home is a huge decision, and it’s more than likely the most expensive purchase you will make in your life. Whether you're buying a

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As a home seller, how should you handle early offers? You may be reluctant to act, but you might want to reconsider.

There are many great New Jersey area homes for sale. Click here to perform a full home search,  or if you're thinking of selling your home, click here for a FREE Home Price Evaluation  so you know what buyers will pay for your home in today's market. You may also call me at (908) 912-4900  for a FREE home buying consultation to answer any of your real estate questions.   If you’re selling a house, how should you handle early offers that come in?

It’s common for us to list a Piscataway house for sale and see a lot of activity in the first week on the market. We might even see multiple offers come in early, and we often…
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There are many great New Jersey area homes for sale. Click here to perform a full home search,  or if you're thinking of selling your home, click here for a FREE Home Price Evaluation  so you know what buyers will pay for your home in today's market. You may also call me at (908) 912-4900  for a FREE home buying consultation to answer any of your real estate questions.   When you’re looking at purchasing a property, whether it's in the city of Piscataway or Perth Amboy, it’s really important for you to look at the tax numbers. Even when your mortgage is paid in full, your taxes will never go away.   You are always going to have to pay property taxes on the home you own, and typically they are going to go up every year without
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The foreclosure process can be very complicated. We will examine the foreclosure process in detail today.

There are many great New Jersey area homes for sale. Click here to perform a full home search,  or if you're thinking of selling your home, click here for a FREE Home Price Evaluation  so you know what buyers will pay for your home in today's market. You may also call me at (908) 912-4900  for a FREE home buying consultation to answer any of your real estate questions.   What is a foreclosure?

Unless you're ready to buy your new Piscataway home with cash, you need to apply for a mortgage. When you get the mortgage, you sign a promissory note stating that you agree to pay back the money you borrowed from the bank to finance your…
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Since the market turned back in 2007, we have seen plenty of short sales hit the New Jersey real estate market. What are short sales and how do they work?

There are many great New Jersey area homes for sale. Click here to perform a full home search,  or if you're thinking ofselling your home, click here for a FREE Home Price Evaluation  so you know what buyers will pay for your home in today's market. You may also call me at (908) 912-4900  for a FREE home buying consultation to answer any of your real estate questions.   Ever since the housing market turned back in 2006 and 2007, we have seen plenty of short sales hit the market. What is a short sale?

Short sales are a lot like pre-foreclosures. In most cases, the homeowner is…
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If your house is on the market and you’re not getting any activity, what can you do to draw more buyers to your home?

The first thing you should do is make sure you have high-quality photos of the property and that there are a lot of pictures for buyers to look at. A picture is worth a thousand words, and a lot of buyers today are starting their home searches online.


A picture is worth a thousand words, so take professional photos of your home. ”

 

You want to have a good internet presence and your home should look appealing so buyers want to come visit it in person. If you don’t have a lot of photos online or your photos weren’t taken by a professional, I definitely recommend getting those cleaned up and reposted.

You should

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When is the best time to sell your house? I’m a firm believer that there is a bright side to all markets and all seasons. Whether you're in a waterfront town like Perth Amboy or more inland, there are always advantages and disadvantages to selling your home no matter what time of year it is.

Traditionally, a lot of sellers say that they have heard spring is the best time to sell because a lot of people want to get kids into schools before the end of summer. There is some truth to that; a slice of the neighborhood markets such as The Landings, do time their moves according to the school year.

However, one of the downfalls to spring and summer selling is that there is a lot of competition. While there is a lot of movement, there is also a lot

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There are many great New Jersey area homes for sale. Click here to perform a full home search,  or if you're thinking of selling your home, click here for a FREE Home Price Evaluation  so you know what buyers will pay for your home in today's market. You may also call me at (908) 912-4900  for a FREE home buying consultation to answer any of your real estate questions.  

There are a few things to prepare yourself before submitting an offer on a New Jersey home. First off, when submitting a bid, do your research. Come in educated. By connecting with a local Realtor that understands the market, you'll have all the data and market statistics you need to prepare. Your goal is to fight for your terms with an aggressive price.

The

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There are many great New Jersey area homes for sale. Click here to perform a full home search,  or if you're thinking of selling your home, click here for a FREE Home Price Evaluation  so you know what buyers will pay for your home in today's market. You may also call me at (908) 912-4900  for a FREE home buying consultation to answer any of your real estate questions.   Do you know what you should be looking for when walking through a home?

Start with the neighborhood and the curb appeal. When you pull up, you should know right away if it's a neighborhood that you could see yourself living in. When you walk up to the house, how does it show? Does it have a nice presence on the block? Is it surrounded by homes that are similar sizes…
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There are many great New Jersey area homes for sale. Click here to perform a full home search,  or if you're thinking of selling your home, click here for a FREE Home Price Evaluation  so you know what buyers will pay for your home in today's market. You may also call me at (908) 912-4900  for a FREE home buying consultation to answer any of your real estate questions.  

Buying a home is a big step in your life and if you’re just getting started, you’ll need to know where to begin in order to get the home of your dreams in Piscataway for elsewhere.

The first step to take is to figure out how much you can afford to buy. You don’t want to look at homes out of your budget, and you want to have a good estimate of what your home payment

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