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By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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Two businesses in the Downtown Westfield area want to do their part to give back to the community.  Athleta and The Town Book Store are hosting a Downtown Westfield School Supply Collection 2017 event.  To participate, all you have to do is drop off school supplies at their facilities during norm...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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Saavy Buyers know exactly what they want in today's Westfield real estate market.  They also know what they don't want.  Bugs, pet dander, a high maintenance property and poor quality upgrades mark only a few reasons Buyers turn their backs on a hom.  This week's Westfield home selling tip is how...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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Our Westfield luxury real estate market dipped in July compared to the previous month.  While March and April's active luxury home listings were up, May's came in at just 10.  On the other hand, the total homes that went under contract increased significantly from the previous month.  Read my Wes...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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Our police put their lives on the line every single day for our protection.  Firefighters run towards danger while others run away from it.  EMTs tend to be the first medical personnel at the scene of an emergency.  You can meet all of them at the Westfield National Night Out 2017 celebration on ...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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For most people, their home is the biggest financial investment they make.  When it comes time to sell, you want to be smart about it.  Knowing what steps you should take to get the biggest return is important.  However, equally crucial is knowing what not to do when selling your Westfield home. ...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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According to CoreLogic, an information an analytics company, approximately 37% of all US homes sales in January 2017 were paid in cash.  Cash buyers avoid private mortgage insurance, interest and some closing costs.  Cash purchases tend to go much quicker.  Sellers typically find an "all cash" of...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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For the last 15 years, the Downtown Westfield Corporation has hosted a 5k run and pizza extravaganza in the summer.  The 2017 Downtown Westfield Pizza Run takes place on Wednesday, July 26th.  And it looks to be even bigger and better than ever before.  Are you game?What: 2017 Downtown Westfield ...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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It's always a busy time for the Westfield real estate market in the summertime.  Sunny skies bring the Buyers out.  According to the June 2017 Westfield NJ Market Report, active listings increased substantially from the previous month.  Meanwhile, sales remained even.June 2017 Westfield NJ Market...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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You've found the perfect Westfield luxury home.  But there's a "sale pending" sign out front.  Just because a sale is pending doesn't necessarily mean that it is sold.  Things happen.  Sales fall through for all sorts of reasons.  My Westfield Buyer tip to you is to make a backup offer.  Worst ca...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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There's nothing quite like cool jazz on a warm summer night.  This July and August, you'll get to enjoy both at the 2017 Downtown Westfield Jazz Festival.  Every Tuesday evening beginning on the 4th of July, jazz music fills the Westfield air.  And it won't cost you a dime to enjoy it either.What...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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After the previous month's boom in home sales, the May 2017 Westfield NJ Market Report showed a return to normal for this time of year.  Active luxury homes dropped while pending sales stayed almost the same.  For a breakdown of what happened in the luxury Westfield NJ market last month, please r...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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Presidential elections receive the highest turnouts.  However, elections take place far more often then once every four years.  The Westfield NJ 2017 Primary Election comes up next Tuesday.  Will you be casting your vote then?Westfield NJ 2017 Primary Election InformationThe official date for vot...

By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Samsel & Associates)
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If it looks like a duck,and quacks like a duck…… Here are a few of the fine feathered friends we spotted at Mindowaskin Park this weekend.   Mindowaskin Park is on East Broad Street in Westfield and spans 12.6 acres. Lots of walking paths around a lovely lake make it one of our favorite summer ev...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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We owe so much to our veterans.  It is through their personal sacrifices and that of their families that we enjoy freedoms other countries lack.  On Monday, May 29th, we honor the brave military men and women whom we have lost over the past year.  Show your appreciation for what they have done fo...

By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Samsel & Associates)
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If you own a home in Westfield, or if you want to own a home in Westfield, this is the place to be for information about real estate values this spring.If your next step is selling your Westfield home, call us today at 908-917-4198 for your free comparative market analysis and see how your home c...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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The demand for luxury Westfield area homes continues.  While active and under contract homes dipped slightly from March, the April 2017 Westfield NJ Luxury Market Report revealed a large increase in sold homes.  In fact, the total sales almost tripled from March 2017.  If you're interested in pur...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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A community's strength relies heavily on the involvement of its people.  If you want your children to be productive members of society, they need to be involved in what's happening around them.  One way to do that is through events like Westfield's Edison School Community Day 2017.What: Edison Sc...

By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Samsel & Associates)
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If you own a home in Westfield, or if you want to own a home in Westfield, this is the place to be for information about real estate values this spring.Inventory: There are currently 213 homes offered for sale in Westfield right now. Inventory in Westfield continues to increase which is unusual i...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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Spring is here.  Our Westfield community still has some showers coming our way.  But it'll give way to bright, sunny days soon.  Time to take advantage of the beautiful weather.  Next month, Westfield Girls' Night Out 2017 takes place.  However, it won't be relegated to just night time hours.  Th...

By Scott Gleason, Westfield NJ New Homes Specialist
(RE/MAX Select)
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The New Jersey Festival Orchestra hosts their annual fundraiser next month.  You can pick up tickets for their Westfield Homes Tour 2017 right now.  For just $35 per person, you can take a self-guided tour of some of Westfield's most interesting properties.What: Westfield Homes Tour 2017 Where: V...

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