What Exactly Is A Seller’s Market And How Can I Take Advantage Of It?

Right now the hubbub In the real estate industry is that it is a seller’s market. But what exactly does it mean? Clearly it means sellers have an advantage. But why and how much? And how can you tell it’s a seller’s market or a buyer’s market? So let’s look at exactly what makes a seller’s Read more about What Exactly Is A Seller’s Market And How Can I Take Advantage Of It?[…]

11 Tips For Using Ice Melt Without Destroying Your Concrete!

Most of us use ice melt throughout the winter but don’t pay too much attention to what is actually in it and the effects it can have on our sidewalks, stairs and driveways. Concrete can be a major expense and fixing it is one of the most requested repairs I see after home inspections. So Read more about 11 Tips For Using Ice Melt Without Destroying Your Concrete![…]

4 Common Questions About Hiring A Real Estate Attorney in NJ

Disclaimer: There are some questions to think about when hiring an attorney for a real estate transaction in NJ. Nothing is this article is meant as legal advice and should not be interpreted as such. If you have legal questions please consult your attorney. It can be intimidating when you think about hiring an attorney. We Read more about 4 Common Questions About Hiring A Real Estate Attorney in NJ[…]

Certificate of Occupancy And/Or Fire Inspection

Every municipality does a township inspection before you close on your house. Each municipality makes their own rules for what they require and many of them have different names and procedures for getting one. Real Estate professionals usually just use the term Certificate of Occupancy (and sometimes abbreviate it as C.O.) regardless of what the township calls it and Read more about Certificate of Occupancy And/Or Fire Inspection[…]

If I Don’t Sell My House I Can Just Rent It Out – 6 Things To Consider

Many homeowners talk about backup plans when they are getting ready to sell. They say things like “If I don’t sell it I’ll just rent it out a while.” or “I can always rent it out if I don’t get my price.” Yes, you do have the option of renting out your home if you Read more about If I Don’t Sell My House I Can Just Rent It Out – 6 Things To Consider[…]

What Should I Do First? List My Home For Sale or Find A House I Like?

What Comes First? This is like the chicken and the egg scenario for most people but if you’re in the real estate industry the answer is pretty cut and dry. The best way to answer this is from a seller’s perspective. So lets look at it from that point of view. Most people want to Read more about What Should I Do First? List My Home For Sale or Find A House I Like?[…]

7 Important Questions To Ask Yourself When Downsizing

Thinking Of Downsizing? The thought of downsizing can be pretty daunting for most people. Not only are there a lot of steps involved like selling your home and moving but there are also a lot of preparations as well. You may need to make repairs to the house to get it ready for buyers and packing. On top Read more about 7 Important Questions To Ask Yourself When Downsizing[…]