Real Estate Blog

Just Listed in Morganville, NJ

21 Vancouver Road
4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths

Great neighborhood, and close to everything! This light and bright desirable Whittier Oaks 4 bedroom 2 1/2 bath Colonial - Bryant Model. This home sits on a nice size 100x200 lot. The home includes a newer gourmet kitchen with 42'' Maple cabinets, Granite counter tops, full Jenn-Air appliance package, and nicely tiled backsplash. Adjacent dining room or family room makes this space perfect for entertaining. Hardwood floors throughout, including all 4 bedrooms. Truly a Commuters Dream – NYC Bus, park & ride, all major highways, local shopping, and fine dinning just moments away. All of this and the great Marlboro school system.

Read Full Post »

Just Sold for $380,000 in Aberdeen!

77 Beckstein Drive

Aberdeen NJ 07747

4 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 2 car garage Center Hall Colonial

Wonderful neighborhood location walking distance to NYC bus. 3-4 Bedroom Center Hall Colonial with Large Open Kitchen, Family Room (used as dining room)+ Breakfast nook. Separate Laundry room. Dining room is used is used as a Media room and 1 bay of the 2 car Garage was converted to a 4th Bedroom. Great layout for M/D, or live in. Master Brm has Walkin and 2nd closet and full bath. Central Vac, HWBB and A/C. Home has a front porch and rear patio. A fully fenced yard with swing set and U/G sprinklers. Trustee sale so it is ''AS IS'' w c/o responsibility of buyer. More photos coming.

Read Full Post »

Listed for $2,100, Rented for $2,000

231 Mill Pond Way

Eatontown, NJ 07724

Upper Level - End Unit! 2 bedrooms, 2 baths

One of Mill Pond's best. This Penthouse Arlington Model located in the most Sun drenched building of the Mill Pond Community. Meticulously maintained end unit with a modern open floor plan with 9 ft ceilings, welcoming living room, fireplace and personal balcony which includes a storage closet. A spacious master bedroom with walk-in closets and attached large master bath with double sinks and a full glass shower stall. Second Bedroom suite is, has a separate second bathroom with shower tub combination. Kitchen offers generous 42'' cabinets and a breakfast counter with views of greenery from all windows. Unit includes a large…
Read Full Post »

Listed for $1,299,000 and Sold for My Buyers for $1,185,000.

1484 Ocean Avenue is a magnificent residence in highly sought after Sea Bright. 

Incredible water views! This perfect vacation or full time residence is located between the ocean & river in highly sought after Sea Bright. Gourmet kitchen w/ seated center island, granite counter tops, Viking/ Sub Zero appliances. Huge deck off the kitchen perfect for entertaining & watching the sunsets. Large family room,dining room, breakfast room, study & office. Inlaid wood floors, custom millwork, speakers, 9ft ceilings on main level. Luxurious master suite w/ walk in closet, fireplace, spa-like master bath, sitting area & deck. 3 additional generous bedrooms with 2 full baths & upstairs laundry.

Read Full Post »

Every year at this time, many homeowners decide to wait until after the holidays to put their homes on the market for the first time, while others who already have their homes on the market decide to take them off until after the holidays.

Here are seven great reasons not to wait:

  1. Relocation buyers are out there. Many companies are still hiring throughout the holidays and need their employees in their new positions as soon as possible.
  2. Purchasers who are looking for homes during the holidays are serious buyers and are ready to buy now.
  3. You can restrict the showings on your home to the times you want it shown. You will remain in control.
  4. Homes show better when decorated for the holidays.
  5. There is less competition for you as a
Read Full Post »

Mortgage interest rates, as reported by Freddie Mac, have increased over the last several weeks. Freddie Mac, along with Fannie Mae, the Mortgage Bankers Association and the National Association of Realtors, is calling for mortgage rates to continue to rise over the next four quarters.

This has caused some purchasers to lament the fact that they may no longer be able to get a rate below 3.5%. However, we must realize that current rates are still at historic lows.

Here is a chart showing the average mortgage interest rate over the last several decades:

Bottom Line Though you may have missed getting the lowest mortgage rate ever offered, you can still get a better interest rate than your older brother or sister did ten years ago, a lower

Read Full Post »

Breaking: Students at Nut Swamp will likely be transferred to New Monmouth and some students from South will be transferred to North.

On Monday, Middletown schools superintendent Dr. Bill George announced that the district will likely realign some of the school boundary maps in the district — meaning that students who live in certain areas will be sent to new schools, different than what they are currently zoned for. The changes will take place as early as next September, at the start of the 2018-2019 school year.

Here's who will be affected: Some students at Nut Swamp and Middletown Village will likely be transferred to New Monmouth, which is currently only at 75 percent capacity and can fit more students. Students from Thompson, which is

Read Full Post »

Some Highlights:

  • Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision.
  • Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today (29.2%) vs. the percentage needed to buy a median-priced home (15.8%), the choice becomes obvious.
  • Every market is different. Before you renew your lease again, find out if you can put your housing costs to work by buying this year!




Read Full Post »

Some Highlights:

Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale! Buyers are often competing with one another for the listings that are available!

Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply that is needed for a normal housing market.

Perhaps the time has come for you and your family to move on and start living the life you desire.

Read Full Post »