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Sep
03
Top 3 Myths About Today’s Real Estate Market

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There are many conflicting headlines when it comes to describing today’s real estate market. Some are making comparisons to the market we experienced 10 years ago and are starting to believe that we may be doomed to repeat ourselves. Others are just plain wrong when it comes to what it takes to qualify for a mortgage.

Today, we want to try and clear the air by shedding some light on what’s causing some of these headlines, as well as what’s truly going on.

Myth #1: We Are Headed for Another Housing Bubble

Home prices have appreciated year-over-year for the last 76 straight months. Many areas of the country are at or near their peak prices achieved before the last housing bubb...


Jan
31
Have you prepared your bucket list?

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The New Year is finally here. 2018 has arrived and I am sure one of the thoughts that crossed
your mind was “wow, time flies!”. Or at least something like that. A lot of people make
resolutions for the new beginning. Some stick to it, but most don’t. Have you thought about
doing a bucket list instead? I'm sure you've heard of this term before. You can make a small list
of what you want to accomplish this year, or a long list of what you want to do before your life
is over. It's a great idea no matter what you decide on because it is something more attainable
since you can cross thing off it.

There are so many reasons why you should make a bucket list. It gets your brain thinking ...


Jan
31
Top tips: Staging your home to make it more valuable and sell faster

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Preparing your home for viewers, or “staging” as it’s called, is important. It will not only ensure your property is sold faster, but can potentially add thousands of pounds to its value

1. Declutter – but don’t depersonalize: Get rid of all the excess stuff that has accumulated in every nook and cranny.

2. A fresh lick of paint: Giving your walls a fresh lick of neutral paint will make your home seem lighter and bigger.

3. Fix and clean: Make any minor repairs necessary – holes in walls, broken door knobs, cracked tiles, torn or threadbare carpets. Many buyers want to move in without making changes.

4. Update the kitchen: The kitchen is the most valuable ro...


Jan
31
Hoboken New Year's Events

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2018 is right around the corner. I am sure you have it all planned out for the New Year
celebration, but in case you don’t – we’ve got you covered! Here are a few places you can check
out in case you are behind schedule.

• The Hoboken Bar & Grill will host a New Year's Eve 2018 event on Sunday,
Dec. 31 featuring an open bar, a champagne toast and a dinner buffet
station. Learn more here.
• Maxwell's will hold a "2018 NYE Bash" on Sunday, Dec. 31 featuring live music
by the power trio cover band "The Full 9" an open bar and a food
buffet. Learn more here.
• Willie McBride's will hold a New Year's Eve event on Sunday, Dec. 31 featuring
an open bar, a hot buffet and liv...


Jan
31
Hoboken and Jersey City among hottest new market

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It’s never too early to think about the real estate market. With housing prices rising while
inventory is at a 20-years low, the housing market in the Garden State is going through a boom.
The websire NJ.com ranked Hoboken and Jersey amongst the towns that come out the hottest
in the most recent real estate power ranking.

Hoboken at #4
Hoboken, the second-largest town on the list and one of the most urban, saw a three-place
gain from the summer. The Path train and the lively downtown help our charming city to
remain among the best valued markets in New Jersey.

Jersey City at #2
Jersey City has also seen strong growth — it was one of the few cities in the state to see
income growth in t...


Jan
31
Home updates to try in 2018, according to Pinterest

Pinterest is one of the best sources for inspiration out there, with over 14 billion ideas for unique interiors and covetable trends to try. We separated what are some key design trends that are set to reign supreme in 2018 (and even add value to your property). This list was built based on how much each idea increased in “saves” in 2017.

Resort-inspired style: Get indulgent spa vibes every day with this trend.

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Spa bathrooms are proving popular in 2018

Metallics: The perfect complement to any color palette, metallics are a must for 2018. Try mixing gold, copper and silver for an on-trend look.

Terrazzo: This '70s flooring trend has been revived, and is perfect for ceilings, entrywa...


Jan
29
7 Pro Tips: Stage your home to make it more valuable and sell faster

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Preparing your home for viewings, or “staging,” is tremendously important. It not only helps you sell your property faster, but adds thousands of dollars to your offers and final sale price.

1. Declutter – but don’t depersonalize: Get rid of all the excess stuff that has accumulated in every nook and cranny.

2. A fresh lick of paint: Give your walls a fresh lick of neutral paint to make your home seem airy and bigger.

3. Fix and clean: Make any minor repairs necessary – holes in walls, broken door knobs, cracked tiles, torn or threadbare carpets. Many buyers want to move in without having to make changes.

4. Update the kitchen: The kitchen is the most valuable roo...


Jan
08
Oct
07
3Q Market Wrap-Up

Hoboken and Jersey City Condo market stats for the 3rd quarter of 2016 are here.

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What trends do you see applying to your home? Give us a call and we can provide custom comparatives for your condo.

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Sep
23
23rd Annual Hoboken Arts & Music Festival Is Not To Be Missed....

Because i'll be there!

Happy first day of fall! Sunday is going to have the perfect weather so come visit my table at the corner of 1st & Washington and get insider knowledge of my new construction project. Ssshhh... Other unique information and takeaways will be on a first come first serve basis.

Other delights of the festival include free entertainment on multiple stages, 7 blocks of artist booths and food! Get your last zeppole of the season and find the exact schedules on the city's website HERE.

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