Paramus, NJ Real Estate News

By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Paramus real estate residential sale prices up approximately 5% from January - June 2010 vs. January - June 2009. In Paramus, NJ from January - June 2010 the Average Sold Price: $535,012 Paramus real estate residential home sale activity as reported by the NJMLS (New Jersey Multiple Listing Service).     Prop Type:  Residential Area:  PARAMUS Status: S Year 1:   2009 Year 2:   2010   Number of Sold Listings Dollar Volume of Sold Listings Average Sold Price     2009     2010     Diff   %Chg   2009     2010     Diff   %Chg   2009     2010     Diff   %Chg January 8 6 -2 -25 $3,896,000 $3,537,000 -359,000 -9 $487,000 $589,500 102,500 21 February 8 9 1 13 $4,432,000 $4,109,000 -323,000 -7 $554,000 $456,556 -97,444 -18 March 9 9 0 0 $3,798,000 $4,932,499 1,134,499 30 $422,000 $548,055 126,055...
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By Sheldon Neal, That British Agent Bergen County NJ
(Bergen County, NJ - RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
VAN SAUN PARK, PARAMUS - A SUMMER FAMILY ZOO VISIT ! The nice part about lulls in Real Estate activity, is that you suddenly have some extra time to spend with some pretty important people ! ... so today we took an afternoon to go to a special park here in Bergen County -Van Saun Park - which has some terrific features for family days out. There are: Tennis Courts Picnic Areas Kids Playgrounds Pony Rides A Choo Choo train ! A Carousel ! Lots of areas to run around and play games ... and ... It's own little ZOO !!! ... and here are just a few of the animals !     ... we missed pics of the Llamas, and Bison, and Prarie Dogs, and Spider Monkeys and lots more !!!   However, we didnt miss the Carousel !!!! ... Preston is strapped in for his first ever ride on a Carousel !!! ...and he had fun...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
 Paramus home just sold by Jeana Cowie This Paramus, NJ home just sold for $425,000 on 6/25/10 Asking price was $459,900 Paramus home just sold for $425,000  DESIRABLE 3 BEDOOM, 2 FULL BATHROOM CAPE COD ON QUIET STREET! SPACIOUS & UPDATED MEIK W/CEILING FAN, DINING AREA & PULL-OUT DRAWERS. FORMAL LIVING RM W/SKYLIGHT, NEWER BAY WINDOW & CROWN MOLDING. FORMAL DINING ROOM W/CROWN & CHAIR MOLDINGS. PAVER WALKWAY. SCREENED IN PORCH. BEAUTIFUL FENCED-IN BACKYARD. 1 CAR ATTACHED GARAGE. CLOSE TO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, NYC BUS, SHOPPING & PETRUSKA PARK. NEWER FRONT SHRUBBERY. 75 X 125 LOT. All information is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed. Subject to errors & ommissions.   Wondering what your Paramus home is worth in today's market? Looking to buy or sell in Paramus, NJ? Call your Paramus ...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
 Paramus real estate update 5/24/10-6/24/10 (for all property types, compiled by the NJMLS) This Paramus, NJ real estate update shows that 23 properties have sold, 24 properties are under contract and 148 properties are currently active.  Beginning: 5/24/2010 Ending:   6/24/2010 Listing Status        Total        Total List/Sale Dollars  Average ListPrice Average SoldPrice Median SoldPrice Sale Price/List Price* Sold 23  $ 11,446,500  $ 552,152  $ 497,674  $ 485,000   90.134 Co-Broker 14  $ 6,974,500  $ 536,971  $ 498,179  $ 490,000   92.776 List/Sold 9  $ 4,472,000  $ 575,767  $ 496,889  $ 460,000   86.300 New 53  $ 26,436,374  $ 498,800       Under Contract 24  $ 15,886,400  $ 661,933       Withdrawn 8  $ 5,537,075  $ 692,134       Expired 8  $ 5,216,900  $ 652,113       Back on Marke...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Van Saun Park - Paramus, NJ Bergen County Zoological ParkVan Saun Park Zoo216 Forest AvenueParamus, NJ 07652(201) 262-3771www.co.bergen.nj.us/Parks/Parks/Zoo.htm     Entrance sign to Van Saun Park, Paramus, NJ 216 Forest Avenue, Paramus and Continental Avenue, River Edge Within its 146 acres, Van Saun County Park offers a wide-range of activities that is sure to please the entire family. Some of its popular attractions include the nationally accredited Bergen County Zoological Park, the historic Washington Spring Garden, train, carousel, pony rides, and picnic and fishing areas. Amenities Multi-use pathway/Bicycle - Pedestrian Path: Winding through Van Saun County Park, this 1.5 mile trail takes you by the nationally accredited Bergen County Zoological Park, historic Washington Spring G...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Van Saun Park - Paramus, NJ Bergen County Zoological ParkVan Saun Park Zoo216 Forest AvenueParamus, NJ 07652(201) 262-3771www.co.bergen.nj.us/Parks/Parks/Zoo.htm   Entrance sign to Van Saun Park, Paramus, NJ 216 Forest Avenue, Paramus and Continental Avenue, River Edge Within its 146 acres, Van Saun County Park offers a wide-range of activities that is sure to please the entire family. Some of its popular attractions include the nationally accredited Bergen County Zoological Park, the historic Washington Spring Garden, train, carousel, pony rides, and picnic and fishing areas. Amenities Multi-use pathway/Bicycle - Pedestrian Path: Winding through Van Saun County Park, this 1.5 mile trail takes you by the nationally accredited Bergen County Zoological Park, historic Washington Spring Ga...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Paramus Colonial for sale asking $725,000 This stately Paramus center hall colonial has 4 Brs, 2.5 Baths & a 2 car garage The width of the lot is approximately 195'   Just what you've been looking for in your search for a Paramus Colonial. This beautiful Center Hall colonial has 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, Formal living & dining rooms, Family room w/brick fireplace, Master bedroom w/Full master bathroom & walk in closet, u/g sprinklers,  2 zones of central air, professional landscaping & much more. Close proximity to houses of worship & much more. For more info on this beautiful Paramus Colonial home, please call your Paramus real estate expert & Paramus Realtor®, Jeana Cowie 201-982-2200, email me at jmcowie@optonline.net, or visit me on the web at www.jeanacowie.com. Thinking of selling or...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
 Paramus home for sale Paramus, NJ home for sale offered at $725,000 DREAM LOCATION!! THIS WONDERFUL 4 BEDROOM, 2.5 BATH PARAMUS CENTER HALL COLONIAL HAS MANY POSITIVE FEATURES & A PERFECT FLOW FOR ENTERTAINING! ALL SPACIOUS ROOMS. FAMILY ROOM WITH FIREPLACE. HARDWOOD FLOORS THROUGHOUT. MODERN EAT IN KITCHEN W/DINING AREA. FORMAL LIVING & DINING ROOMS. LARGE MASTER BEDROOM W/MASTER BATHROOM & WALK IN CLOSET. 2 ZONES CENTRAL AIR CONDITIONING. U/G SPRINKLERS, CENTRAL VACUUM. PROFESSIONAL LANDSCAPING. PRETTY YARD OFFERS A BLUESTONE PATIO W/FIREPLACE. PROPERTY IS 195' WIDE. ULTRA DESIRABLE LOCATION.  2 CAR ATTACHED GARAGE. CLOSE TO HOUSES OF WORSHIP & MORE. Wondering what your Paramus home is worth in today's market? Looking to buy or sell in Paramus, NJ? Call your Paramus real estate agent...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Paramus New Construction - attention Paramus, NJ home buyers: If you are a buyer looking for a Paramus new construction home, there is another alternative to re-sale new construction  homes. If your budget allows, you could buy a small "knock-down" home and customize it, creating the home of your dreams. Now, not everyone is able to do this. It takes proper financing, money, time and patience. There can even be extra costs & unknown factors involved, But for the right buyer & the right situation, it could turn out to be your very own, customized Paramus dream home!! This Paramus home was purchased as a small Cape Cod on a conforming lot: Months later, it was transformed into a beautiful new Colonial: Truly exciting to have it "your way". Currently in Paramus there are approximately 28 n...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Paramus real estate market trend for the last 6 months January-June, 2010 Paramus, NJ has an average median sold price for this period of $524,333 (NJMLS) New Jersey Muliple Listing Service Statistics for All Property Types in PARAMUS, NJ for 6 Months Back Statistics for All Property Types in PARAMUS for 6 Months Back   Average Units Sold per Month for this period: 12.2 Total Units Sold for this period: 73 Average Units UC per Month for this period: 16.3Total Units UC for this period:98 Average Sold DOM for this period: 112 Average UC DOM for this period: 120 Average Median Sold Price for this period: $524,333 Wondering what your Paramus home is worth in today's market? Looking to buy or sell in Paramus, NJ? Call your Paramus real estate agent, Paramus Realtor® & expert: Jeana Cowie at ...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Paramus townhouse, condo and/or co-op sales activity 2009 vs. 2010 The following Paramus townhouse, condo and/or co-op sales activity 2009 vs. 2010 is compiled by the NJMLS (New Jersey Multiple Listing Service). This report shows sale prices are up 2% in 2010: Area:  PARAMUS Status: S Year 1:   2009 Year 2:   2010   Number of Sold Listings Dollar Volume of Sold Listings Average Sold Price     2009     2010     Diff   %Chg   2009     2010     Diff   %Chg   2009     2010     Diff   %Chg January 0 2 2 n/a $0 $1,287,500 1,287,500 n/a 0 $643,750 643,750 n/a February 1 1 0 0 $672,500 $765,000 92,500 14 $672,500 $765,000 92,500 14 March 2 0 -2 n/a $1,325,000 $0 -1,325,000 n/a $662,500 0 -662,500 n/a April 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 n/a May 1 1 0 0 $660,000 $656,500 -3,500 -1 $660,000 $656,500 -...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
 Paramus real estate sales comparison 2009 vs 2010 1/1/10-6/15/10 Paramus real estate sales for residential homes as reported by the NJMLS  (New Jersey Multiple Listing Service).   Year 1:   2009 Year 2:   2010   Number of Sold Listings Dollar Volume of Sold Listings Average Sold Price     2009     2010     Diff   %Chg   2009     2010     Diff   %Chg   2009     2010     Diff   %Chg January 8 6 -2 -25 $3,896,000 $3,537,000 -359,000 -9 $487,000 $589,500 102,500 21 February 8 9 1 13 $4,432,000 $4,109,000 -323,000 -7 $554,000 $456,556 -97,444 -18 March 9 9 0 0 $3,798,000 $4,932,499 1,134,499 30 $422,000 $548,055 126,055 30 April 13 12 -1 -8 $7,158,000 $6,947,000 -211,000 -3 $550,615 $578,917 28,301 5 May 9 12 3 33 $4,857,000 $5,520,900 663,900 14 $539,667 $460,075 -79,592 -15 Total 47 48 1 ...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Paramus apartment for rent $1750/month + utilities. This spacious Paramus, NJ apartment for rent has 3 bedrooms 1 bath. It is offered at $1750/month + utilities.  It also features a 1 car garage, laundry area in basement with a washer & dryer included.   MOVE IN CONDITION 2ND FLOOR APT OF 2 FAMILY. SUPER-SPACIOUS ROOMS. FORMAL LIVING ROOM/DINING ROOM IS APPROX. 26' X 15' 4 . ALL SEPARATE UTILITIES. ALL NEUTRAL BERBER CARPETING THROUGHOUT. LAUNDRY ACCESS IN BASEMENT. NEW WASHER & DRYER IN BASEMENT INCLUDED. REFRIGERATOR & DISHWASHER ALSO INCLUDED. LANDLORD IS RESPONSIBLE FOR LAWN CARE & MAINTENANCE. TENANT IS RESPONSIBLE FOR SNOW REMOVAL. ACCESS TO 1 CAR ATTACHED GARAGE PLUS PARKING SPACES. CREDIT CHECK & APPLICATION REQ'D. NO PETS. Wondering what your Paramus home is worth in today's ma...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Paramus home sales from 1/1/10-5/31/10. Residential Paramus, NJ real estate activity for residential homes from 1/1/10-5/31/10 as reported by the NJMLS (New Jersey Multiple Listing Service).       Listing Status        Total        Total List/Sale Dollars  Average ListPrice Average SoldPrice Median SoldPrice Sale Price/List Price* Sold 48  $ 25,046,399  $ 577,740  $ 521,800  $ 520,000   90.317   Co-Broker 30  $ 16,195,000  $ 604,167  $ 539,833  $ 525,500   89.352   List/Sold 18  $ 8,851,399  $ 533,694  $ 491,744  $ 432,500   92.140 New 122  $ 79,056,841  $ 648,007       Under Contract 71  $ 41,826,406  $ 589,104       Withdrawn 30  $ 20,310,600  $ 677,020       Expired 41  $ 29,261,140  $ 713,686       Back on Market 9  $ 5,335,700  $ 592,856       Extended 38  $ 25,838,300  $ 679,955  ...
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By Sheldon Neal, That British Agent Bergen County NJ
(Bergen County, NJ - RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Paramus Homes For Sale Summary | April 2010 Market Report       Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed per the NJMLS. Paramus offers a terrific opportunity to live in a Bergen County town with traditionally low taxes - this is largely due to the high volume of commerce that Paramus provides. The private neighborhoods make living enjoyable, while still having the accessibility to New York City via many major highways or public transportation with buses or nearby trains. Paramus is also the home of "Van Saun Park" - a fabulous park with a Zoo, a Kids Train Ride, a Carousel, pony rides, swing parks, tennis courts and picnic areas ! -- Truly a great place to take the family ! If you would like to be emailed the full listing details on current homes for sale in Paramus, please call l...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Paramus real estate update, May 2010 Residential activity as reported by the NJMLS (new Jersey Multiple Listing Service) for 5/1-5/31/10 Beginning: 5/1/2010 Ending:   5/31/2010 Listing Status        Total        Total List/Sale Dollars  Average ListPrice Average SoldPrice Median SoldPrice Sale Price/List Price* Sold 12  $ 5,520,900  $ 485,375  $ 460,075  $ 437,500   94.788   Co-Broker 7  $ 3,711,000  $ 571,800  $ 530,143  $ 535,000   92.715 List/Sold 5  $ 1,809,900  $ 364,380  $ 361,980  $ 365,000   99.341 New 33  $ 21,864,000  $ 662,545       Under Contract 11  $ 7,001,500  $ 636,500       Withdrawn 11  $ 7,889,900  $ 717,264       Expired 11  $ 7,109,700  $ 646,336       Back on Market 0  $ 0  $ 0       Extended 2  $ 1,334,900  $ 667,450       Current Active 97  $ 74,107,751  $ 763,99...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Paramus real estate update for the month of April, 2010 Paramus, NJ real estate activity for residential homes from 4/1/10-4/30/10 as reported by the NJMLS (New Jersey Multiple Listing Service).   Beginning: 4/1/2010 Ending:   4/30/2010 Listing Status        Total        Total List/Sale Dollars  Average ListPrice Average SoldPrice Median SoldPrice Sale Price/List Price* Sold 12  $ 6,947,000  $ 654,650  $ 578,917  $ 535,000   88.432 Co-Broker 7  $ 3,815,000  $ 598,829  $ 545,000  $ 540,000   91.011   List/Sold 5  $ 3,132,000  $ 732,800  $ 626,400  $ 530,000   85.480 New 24  $ 14,336,367  $ 597,349       Under Contract 26  $ 14,984,999  $ 576,346       Withdrawn 5  $ 3,359,600  $ 671,920       Expired 8  $ 5,074,900  $ 634,363       Back on Market 2  $ 1,004,000  $ 502,000       Extended ...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Paramus real estate update & statistics for the month of April 2010 Residential activity from 4/1/10-4/30/10 as reported by the NJMLS for Paramus, NJ (on 5/5/10).   Listing Status        Total        Total List/Sale Dollars  Average ListPrice Average SoldPrice Median SoldPrice Sale Price/List Price* Sold 12  $ 6,947,000  $ 654,650  $ 578,917  $ 535,000   88.432 Co-Broker 7  $ 3,815,000  $ 598,829  $ 545,000  $ 540,000   91.011 List/Sold 5  $ 3,132,000  $ 732,800  $ 626,400  $ 530,000   85.480 New 24  $ 14,336,367  $ 597,349       Under Contract 26  $ 14,984,999  $ 576,346       Withdrawn 5  $ 3,359,600  $ 671,920       Expired 8  $ 5,074,900  $ 634,363       Back on Market 2  $ 1,004,000  $ 502,000       Extended 6  $ 3,669,900  $ 611,650       Current Active 93  $ 71,875,851  $ 772,859...
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By Jeana Cowie, Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES
(RE/MAX Real Estate Limited)
Paramus home sales from 1/1/10-3/31/10 as reported in the njmls (New Jersey Multiple Listing Service)  Paramus home sales (Residential) for the 1st Quarter of 2010: Area:  PARAMUS Status: S Beginning: 1/1/2010 Ending:   3/31/2010   The average price for the 24 (total listings) properties is $524,104 The highest price is  $990,000 The Lowest price is  $292,000 The average market time is 109 Thinking of selling or buying a Paramus home & looking for an experienced Paramus real estate agent? Call Jeana Cowie at 201-982-2200. Searching for a Paramus home for sale? View all Paramus homes for sale at www.jeanacowie.com.   Wondering what your home is worth in today's real estate market? Call Jeana Cowie 201-982-2200.       17+ Years as a full time Real Estate Ag...
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By Eric J, Dream Home Financing
(Eric J - Dream Home Financing)
Sell your Paramus home using a home staging company of your choice, then receive a $250 rebate after you finance your new home! If you are selling your home in Paramus, you now have an opportunity to take advantage of a special rebate and reduce your home staging costs. In addition, you also have an opportunity to get a great rate on your new purchase.  Home staging in Paramus can help you to sell your home faster and/or can also help you to get more for your home. Speak to any home staging company and they can give you all of the reasons why you need to stage your home. Speak to your realtor and he/she may also share the same belief. However, many home sellers are on a budget and are hesitating to invest in home staging.  If you are on the fence about home staging in Paramus because o...
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