30 Apr 2009

$8,000 IRS Tax CreditThe American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 authorizes a tax credit of up to $8,000 for qualified first-time home buyers purchasing a principal residence on or after January 1, 2009 and before December 1, 2009. Unlike the First Time Buyer Tax Credit passed in 2008, this First Time Buyer Tax Credit does not have to be repaid. A tax credit is not an income tax d...

21 Apr 2009

Closed Real Estate Sales DataObtaining reliable current information is a very important aspect of searching for, or selling a home, in Iselin, New Jersey or any part of the County or State. I am providing Sales Data from the Middlesex County Multiple Listing System for one family homes and condos/townhouses comparing closed sales in 2009 to 2008.This type of information can help you see ...

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...

02 Apr 2009

April 1, 2009Home News & TribuneBy Jarrod C. Grasso, RCEThe writer is the executive vice president of the New Jersey Association of Realtors.Pundits and partisans alike are fiercely debating the benefits of the recently enacted federal stimulus bill, formally known as the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. There is one thing they can all agree upon: the stimulus bill pro...