As we begin another year, everyone wants to know: “Where is the housing market headed in 2019?” It’s not only buyers, sellers, and homeowners who are impacted. The real estate market plays an integral role in the overall U.S. economy. Fortunately, key indicators point toward a stable ... » Learn More about What’s Ahead for Real Estate in 2019?
A new trend has begun to emerge. With home prices skyrocketing in the starter home category, many first-time homebuyers are skipping the traditional starter homes and moving right into their dream homes. What’s a Starter Home? According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), ... » Learn More about Millennials in New Jersey Are Skipping Starter Homes for Their Dream Homes
Earlier this month, we first heard about the "polar vortex," which brought extreme cold and snow to large swaths of the country. With a second round of polar air expected from the vortex later in January, it's a good time to make sure your home is ready to withstand the bitterly cold ... » Learn More about Helpful tips to help avoid property damage from frozen pipes
Fall arrives this weekend, and already the mornings have been brisk. Along with the arrival of colder weather are a number of key maintenance tasks homeowners should tackle in order to prevent structural damage, save energy and keep their home’s systems running properly. By completing these tasks ... » Learn More about Getting Ready for Fall
According to Remodeling magazine’s 2013 “Cost vs. Value Report,” Realtors consider exterior home improvement projects among the most valuable. In fact, a majority of the Top 10 projects in terms of value recouped at resale are exterior replacement projects. This makes sense given the importance of ... » Learn More about Exterior Home Improvements