Pick the Right Projects to Boost Resale Value

When it’s time to finally take the dive and list a home for sale, many sellers will rush to update, reconstruct, and replace the lackluster parts of their home. But are they picking the right projects? In order to get the maximum return on investment on any pre-sale construction job, consult the 2015 Cost v. […]

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Enhance Your Home’s Curb Appeal – Part 2

When it’s comes to buying and selling homes, first impressions start on the sidewalk. Though a home’s interior is profoundly important — and where new residents will spend a vast majority of their time — the significance of a home’s exterior cannot be negated. Curb appeal is real. And it’s important. In the second part […]

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Enhance Your Home’s Curb Appeal – Part 1

When it’s comes to buying and selling homes, first impressions start on the sidewalk. Though a home’s interior is profoundly important — and where new residents will spend a vast majority of their time — the significance of a home’s exterior cannot be negated. Curb appeal is real. And it’s important.   Front Door   […]

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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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New Jersey REALTORS® Help to Limit Property Tax Increases

While property taxes in New Jersey are still far higher than most Garden State homeowners would like, they are now a more predictable expense, thanks in part to lobbying efforts of the New Jersey REALTORS®. The association successfully lobbied the state legislature and governor to limit the rate of future property tax increases.   New […]

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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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