December Closed Homes in Bernardsville – Includes a $6.267 million dollar sale!!! Awesome.

The market is experiencing an amazing recovery all over the Somerset Hills at the low end and at the very high end but Bernardsville was the star last month. The Claremont Estate on 380 Claremont Rd. in Bernardsville closed at a whopping $6.267. Considerably off it’s ask price of 10.5 million but amazing nonetheless. This home is […]

Will you miss out on a home in 2013? Here’s why you might!

By Adrienne Francis After an amazing year in real estate in 2012, I thought you would appreciate some insight going into 2013 and what you can expect if you are in the market to buy a home. Since I live, eat and breathe this business I thought you would find my insight helpful. Rates are […]

Some Great Reasons To Hire a Professional Moving Company

By Adrienne Francis My friend Jeff from Harrington Movers has offered to do a series of “Moving Tips” for my blog. I hope you enjoy them and if you ever need moving services, please call Jeff. You will see by the great information he is providing here that he really knows what he is doing! […]

Do you believe another housing boom is coming? Some experts do.

SOURCE NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — The long-battered housing market is finally starting to get back on its feet. But some experts believe it could soon become another housing boom. Signs of recovery have celebrity porn been evident in the recent pick ups in home prices, home sales and construction. Foreclosures are also down and the Federal Reserve […]

The Housing Market is Roaring!

By Adrienne Francis The housing market continued to show excellent improvement with housing starts posting a larger-than-expected increase in September,surging to 15.0 percent. The data for August was also revised upward. The most impressive part of the report is the increase in single family starts which have risen in six of the past seven months. […]

Co op boards in New York deciding if you can sell or not

By Adrienne Francis There was a very interesting article in the “Real state” section of the New York Times Sunday. As if it isn’t hard enough just trying to sell your co-op today, now the Co-op Boards are telling your buyers “NO” because the price isn’t high enough. This is despite the fact that the banks […]

Updated, one level living at it’s very best!

Updated, one level living at it’s very best! Home Photos Local Schools Courtesy: Adrienne Francis Keller Williams Towne Square Realty 201-259-4449 Adrienne@AdrienneFrancis.com 6 Roxiticus Road Mendham Township, NJ 07945 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms : 4 (3 full, 1 half) List Price: $599,000 Ranch – Mendham Twp., NJ Private 3 acre “low maintenance” setting for this updated […]

Are homeowners glad they own? Read and see for yourself

SOURCE It might come as a surprise but a whopping 72 percent of surveyed homeowners nationwide are satisfied with owning a home. The other 28 percent, not so. They say they’re dissatisfied and that’s likely due to the devaluation of their homes. But surprisingly, of those who were satisfied with owning a home, only 24 […]

McMansions swell the real eastate market as homebuyers think small

SOURCE Ten years ago, when their grandchildren were young and visiting often, Frank and Rosemary Santolocis bought a brand new five-bedroom, four-bathroom home on four acres in Sparta. There was ample room to play indoors, swim in the pool and and spend time outdoors. But now the boys have gown up and don’t come over […]

Buying a Home With Little Money Down

Source Buying a home is one of the most important investments an individual or family will probably make in their lifetime. Homes provide the center point for ones life. A home is a place of fun, rest, sleep, eating, protection, and security. Homes also are ‘real’ objects and therefore hold there value. Homes are also extremely […]