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The Home Buying Process - Finding a Home

Your agent can assist you in locating property for sale.  The agent as a member of the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) has information on every property for sale by other agents in this area. As local community experts, they will often know information that you won't find online that will help you in your home search. Since there are thousands of homes available for sale, get a head start in finding the right home for you by previewing properties on-line. Click the link to beg [...]

What are the Advantages of a New Home?

While you may have to wait longer to move into a new home, new construction offers the buyer several advantages: New homes are more energy efficient. With improved heating and cooling systems, better windows, and greater use of insulation, new homes utilize half as much energy as home built before 1980. New homes require less maintenance. Newer homes often come with siding and trim that never need painting. Pressure-treated wood that is resistant to rot and insects is also used. New home [...]

What Type of Home Should I Buy?

How should I decide between purchasing a house, a townhouse, or a condominium? Your decision depends on how much responsibility you want to take on, as well as personal lifestyle preferences. Below are descriptions and/or the pluses and minuses of each type of home or type of ownership. House Pluses - Provides most living space - Offers greatest amount of ownership & control - Do not need permission for changes - Most often maintains its market value well Minuses  - Most [...]

Home for the Holidays

Summer is almost's that time of the year when one starts to think about a new home for the holidays. Autumn 2011 is the perfect time to buy.  The American Dream is now more affordable than ever.  Prices are stabilized and interest rates remain the lowest they have ever been. Buying a home is more than just a financial investment.  It is an investment in your future.  It is a great place to raise a family.  It is a safe haven.  It gives you the op [...]

Perfectly appointed 4 BR, 2.5 bath colonial and "Hyatt" backyard

It's not often that such a perfectly appointed 4 BR, 2.5 bath colonial is offered for sale.  From the impressive curb appeal to the "Hyatt" backyard with inground pool and outdoor kitchen, you know you have arrived at 27 Tall Oaks Drive in North Brunswick!  This center hall is flanked by a formal dining room and spacious living room.  The kitchen is a gourmet delight with center island, built-in wine cooler, and garden sink.  The family room is off the kit [...]


Location, location, location!  Families who want a beautifully landscaped estate with a swimming pool, barbeque area, and other activities to keep the teens and their friends occupied, will want to consider this 5-6 bedroom estate home at 566 Riva Avenue in the Farrington Lake area of East Brunswick. "This is not just a home," said Andrew Zastko, listing broker.  "It's an estate on a private lot that backs to woodlands.  A luxury-filled 10 rooms, 5-6 bedroom [...]

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