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14 Basking Ridge properties have gone under contract since 2/1/2010: There are another nine homes making their way through attorney review and with 167 properties available, current market absorption is at 6.9 months for the township.  Breakdown of market absorption by price range: under $300,000...
The following properties have gone under contract since 2/1/2010: 68 BENTLEY COURT  List price: $259,900, DOM 3210 PHEASANT BROOK COURT  List price: $289,900, DOM 1140 HIGH POND LANE  List price: $298,888, DOM 102 BRIGADE COURT  List price:  $324,999, DOM 3721 KNOLLCREST ROAD  List price:  $459,0...
The statistics in this article pertain to Basking Ridge, NJ (Bedminster stats are on the home page of the Bedminster Real Estate website) but the tips for getting on the market and showing your home through the winter are applicable no matter which town you live in.  So head on over to the Baskin...
It might have been a snow day for some, but I was busy listing another home!  This property is a vintage colonial in the heart of Liberty Corner.  It features chestnut molding and pine floors - a walk up attic with plenty of space for storage.  It has been wonderfully maintained and features many...
There were 18 new listings in Basking Ridge this past week: several Spring Ridge and Society Hill townhouses and condos, a condo in The Cedars, a townhouse in Maple Run, two townhouses in The Barons, a townhouse in The Ridge and several townhouses in the Hills.  There were only three single famil...
I posted this about six months ago on my Basking Ridge Real Estate Blog.  In the last few days, I've had several inquiries that caused me to go back to that post.  So I thought I would copy it over here. I recently attended a Weichert sales meeting at which a local real estate attorney was a gues...
There were 8 new listings in town this past week: two condos listed between $209,000 and $259,000; three town houses listed between $333,000 and $540,000 and three luxury properties priced from $3,950,000.  There was only one contract sale and there was one closing. 58 Birchwood Drive - a town ho...
The real estate market continues to show improvement as mortgage rates remain at historic lows and consumers respond to the tax credits for first-time and repeat buyers. In fact, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) just announced that its Pending Home Sales Index rose 1 percent from Novemb...
About three months ago I got a terrific email.  It was from someone who I had never heard from named Nathan Susanj; he is the editor of The Basking Ridge Patch - a hyperlocal internet news site.  He said he had been reading my blog, liked my style and wanted me to write about local real estate fo...
I had another closing this past week - on Friday.  A few things to remember for your next closing: if at all possible, don't schedule it on a Friday afternoon.  Don't schedule it on the last day of your rate lock and don't schedule it on the last business day of the month.  And whatever you do, d...

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