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The Downside of Flipping

Recently, the New York Post published a story about the destructive impact that home flipping is having upon New York City neighborhoods. They cite the figure that in 2017, over 2,000 one-to-four family homes in New York City were bought and resold within a year....

Atlantic City Comeback

Atlantic City has been the subject of a great deal of conversation over the last few years, and most of it has not been good. But this week, there might me a light at the end of the tunnel, with this report from Fox News, which discussed the likelihood of a rebirth of...

Available Senior Discounts

Applebee’s Those who are 60 and up get 10% to 15% off at participating locations. This deal may require a Golden Apple Card. Arby’s  Seniors age 55 or older get a 10% discount. Some locations reportedly throw in a free drink. A&W A 10% senior discount is...

Affordability Joins Housing Inventory Crisis

Affordability and inventory remain the two major factors holding back real estate sales. On a month-to-month basis, total existing home sales climbed just 1.1% in March from February but they still lag behind 2017 figures by 1.2%. Median existing home prices increased...

New Construction Surges in March

According to the US Census Bureau, new construction surged in March 2018 but this search did not include an important niche within the industry, single-family housing. Housing starts for privately-owned homes in March were posted at 1.319 million. This is 1.9% above...

March Middlesex & Burlington Counties

Middlesex County Single Family March 2018 Key Market Metrics 2017  2018 Change ■ New Listings      961   902 – 6.1% ■ Closed Sales       419       400 – 4.5% ■ DOM*                 86         72 – 16.3% ■ Median Px      $285K    $330K + 15.8% ■ % of Px Rec’d   97.4%  ...

March Sales Ocean & Monmouth Counties

Ocean County Single Family March 2018 Key Market Metrics 2017  2018 Change ■ New Listings      1,369    1,330 – 2.8% ■ Closed Sales       589       581 – 1.4% ■ DOM*               89          88 – 1.4% ■ Median Px      $295K    $300K + 1.7% ■ % of Px Rec’d   96.4%  ...

NJ Single Family Prices Jump Over 7 Percent

New residential real estate activity has been relatively slow in the first quarter of 2018, yet housing is proving its resiliency in a consistently improving economy. Some markets have had increases in signed contracts, but the vast majority of the nation continues to...

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