2016 real estate trends

Buying a Home in 2016: 5 Real Estate Trends to Watch

By | financing a home, home buying, homebuying, housing, Housing Trends, Maplewood NJ, mortgages, New Jersey, northern NJ, Real Estate, renting a home, Short Hills Mall, Short Hills NJ, South Orange NJ, Summit Nj, victoria carter, West Orange NJ

Frustration. Confusion. Disappointment. With home prices in the U.S. rising an average of 17% over the last three years, many hopeful homeowners have had their hopes dashed by the strong housing market. Housing inventories have been low, and in many of the towns in our area, sellers have had the luxury of multiple bids. There… Continued

December 26, 2015

5 Things That Make Short Hills, NJ So Liveable and Likeable

By | arboretum, home buying, housing, New Jersey, northern NJ, Real Estate, real estate team, schools, Short Hills Mall, Short Hills NJ, victoria carter

Elegant tudors, majestic center hall colonials, Cape Cod style houses and even strikingly modern homes all make up the distinctive enclave of Short Hills, NJ. A small, truly unique community and one where I have the pleasure of working, it is home to just over 13,000 residents, half the size of many neighboring towns. When… Continued

April 30, 2015

The Summit Diner, Summit NJ

5 Things That Make Summit, NJ So Liveable and Likeable

By | home buying, Home selling, housing, New Jersey, northern NJ, Real Estate, Short Hills Mall, Summit Nj, victoria carter

Summit, NJ is simply one of my favorite communities. A little unknown fact is that Summit is a city, not just a town. It has its own police force, fire department and over 21,000 residents. Home to a fabulous hospital, Overlook Medical Center, and a thriving arts center, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, it… Continued

April 1, 2015

Loantaka Brook Park

5 Fabulous Activities that Make These New Jersey Towns Unique

By | arboretum, biking trail, Chatham NJ, cross country skiing, Glenmont, home buying, horseback riding, housing, Loantaka, Maplewood NJ, Morris County, New Jersey, northern NJ, Real Estate, Short Hills Mall, Short Hills NJ, South Orange NJ, Summit Nj, Thomas Edison, victoria carter

What makes a community a great place to live? The answer varies, of course, as every person is different. Some people want top-rated schools, while others want parks, easy access to a larger metropolitan area or public transportation. In northern New Jersey, there are many delightful communities offering everything from scenic rolling hills and lakes… Continued

October 12, 2014