How Generational Trends Impact Real Estate

Every year, the National Association of Realtors® conducts a study of homebuyers and sellers throughout the country of diverse age groups, locations, and income levels to gain insight on how different generations view the process of buying and selling real estate property.   The graphic below illustrates some key data from this year’s report, including […]

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12 Tips for First Time Homebuyers

The more than 43,000 New Jersey Realtors’ members are some of the most professional and experienced real estate agents in the state. In working with homeowners of all ages throughout New Jersey, Realtors understand how exciting and potentially nerve-wracking the decision to purchase a first home can be. To help prepare buyers for the road […]

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D.I.Y. or Don’t?

When it comes to freshening up a home, whether it’s for an immediate sale or future resale value, the age of Pinterest has a lot of homeowners considering D.I.Y. projects. If a homeowner can re-stain all the kitchen cabinets for half the price of a contractor, and their New Jersey Realtor advises it would be […]

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Tips for Buyers

Though ultimately rewarding, buying a home can sometimes be a daunting process. Aligning yourself with an expert in real estate, doing your research, and preparing important documents can aide in completing a successful home purchase. These are some of New Jersey Realtors tips for buyers:   Work With a Realtor. Not every licensed real estate […]

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2014 Home Buyer and Seller Profile

Each year the National Association of REALTORS® compiles data on recent home buyers and sellers throughout the state. The survey covers everything from median age of home buyers to characteristics of homes sold. Check out the breakdown below.   Chapter 1 – Characteristics of Home Buyers Chapter 2 – Characteristics of Homes Purchased Chapter 3 – The Home […]

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NJ Buyers Re-Entering the Housing Market

Nearly a decade has passed since the start of the foreclosure crisis, and new research from the National Association of REALTORS® indicates the long awaited return to the housing market of formerly distressed homeowners with restored credit. According to the study , while California, Florida, and Arizona are expected to see the largest share of return buyers within […]

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Relationships and Homeownership

How does relationship status affect the kind of home you buy?   This infographic was originally published on realtor.org.

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