19 Jun 2010

 Taking a Look at Sale Prices and Sales Transactions Real estate sales have improved in 2010 in Middlesex County, as compared to 2009. Closed residential sales transactions are up 14.6%through May, as reported by the Middlesex County MLS. Likewise, closed sales of condos/townhouses are up 23.6 %. In addition, average sales prices have increased .5 % and 2.2 % respectfully. However, what ...

29 May 2010

April 2010 Middlesex County Sale StatisticsTake a look at the real estate sales comparison statistics in Iselin, New Jersey, Colonia, Edison or any other Town in Middlesex County. as compiled by the Middlesex County Multiple Listing System! Just click the image above to view year to date comparisons from from April, 2009 and April, 2010. Obtaining local and reliable real estate informat...

17 Apr 2010

Whether you are searching for a home or considering selling a home in Iselin, Colonia or any other Town in Middlesex County, New Jersey or are just curious about home values, obtaining reliable information is important. The information provided is obtained from the Middlesex County Multiple Listing System and is year to date for the year 2010. View 2010 Year to Date Real Estate Sale Stat...

21 Mar 2010

CMA: Comparative Market Analysis Simply worded, it is a real estate agent's opinion of market value of real estate as detailed by recent sales of similar properties. It is not a written real estate appraisal. Homeowners should stay in touch with the real estate market and continually be aware of the current value of their home, if for no other reason than making sure their homeowner's ...

18 Jan 2010

Middlesex County Sales Comparison Statistics for 2009 Whether you are searching for a home in Middlesex County, considering selling a home in Iselin or Colonia, New Jersey or are just curious about home values, obtaining reliable information is important. The information provided is obtained from the Middlesex County Multiple Listing System and is year to date for the year 2009. View 2...

08 May 2009

How Much The Seller Needs Whether a home owner has owned their home for 30 years and has paid off their mortgage, or is one who has owned their home for only a few years and has an equity loan on top of the original mortgage, the market value of their home is what it is. Market value has nothing to do with mortgage balance, whether the home is in Iselin, New Jersey, Colonia or Edison, in...

06 May 2009

Actual Cost of Repairs and Improvements While it is true that that the condition of a home has a definite affect on its market value, and that a well maintained home will sell for more than a home in need of updating and repair, the actual cost of making repairs and improvements may not be equal to the increase in market value. Why? Cost does not necessarily equal value in real estate. ...

05 May 2009

When the Home Was Purchased Whether a home was purchased twenty five years ago, three years ago or just last year, the purchase price was the value when it was purchased, and has nothing to do with it’s current market value when being sold, whether you are selling a home in Iselin, New Jersey, Colonia, in Woodbridge Township, in Middlesex County or any other state. A seller with twenty ...

03 May 2009

A Home Is Worth What It Is Worth When selling a home, there are many factors which affect market value and the eventual sale price of a home, such as location, condition, size, amenities, features, improvements and upgrades, local economic conditions, the current real estate market and mortgage interest rates, among others. Some of these factors are within the control of the owner, and ...

18 Apr 2009

I am a REALTOR®.A REALTOR® is a real estate professional who is a member of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (NAR) and who abides by its Code of Ethics.I am a Member of the Middlesex County Association of REALTORS®, New Jersey Association of REALTORS® (NJAR) and the National Association of REALTORS®.Equally important to the Code of Ethics that all REALTORS® must abide by is the fact...