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February 2010 This Month in Real Estate

February 8th, 2010 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, NJ First Time Home Buyers, Real Estate News | Leave A Comment

Who is buying real estate along the Midtown Direct Communities? [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mw0S3vH0X7I[/youtube] First time home buyers have until April 30th to be Under Contract and then must close by June 30th. Are you ready? Want to learn more about the towns along the Midtown Direct Train line into NYC? Contact Perri K. Feldman 973.650.4727Continue Reading!

First Time Home Buyer Tax Credit Extended…

November 5th, 2009 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, NJ First Time Home Buyers, NJ Mortgage Update, Real Estate News | Leave A Comment

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

IT'S OFFICIAL!!!!.... THE TAX CREDIT HAS BEEN EXTENDED AND EXPANDED Well...almost...  (President Obama still has to sign it, which he will) Per Martin Straka, Mortgage Loan Officer with Bank of America:  On Thursday afternoon (11/5/090 the House of Representatives voted to pass the legislation extending the Tax Credit and Unemployment Benefits (HR 3548).Homebuyer Tax Credit:   H.R. 3548 extends the $8,000 tax credit for first-time homebuyers for five months, from November 30, 2009 to May 1, 2010. In addition, the bill provides a $6,500 tax credit...Continue Reading!

2009 Housing Tax Credit Ends in Ninety Days

August 30th, 2009 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, NJ First Time Home Buyers, NJ Mortgage Update | Leave A Comment

You only have three more months to take advantage of the 2009 Housing Tax Credit. Still Confused as to whether you qualify? There are still many opportunities to purchase an affordable home along the Midtown Direct Train line in New Jersey. If you want additional information about real estate in South Orange, Maplewood,Millburn/Short Hills, Summit, Chatham, Madison, Livingston or West Orange... Contact Perri K. Feldman @ 973.650.4727 or Perri@MidtownDirectHomes.comContinue Reading!

Home Buyer Tax Credit Ends Dec 1st

June 23rd, 2009 | Filed Under: NJ First Time Home Buyers, NJ Mortgage Update, Real Estate News | Leave A Comment

Did you know that the Home Buyer Tax Credit can now be used for closing costs with FHA-approved lenders? But "first-time home buyers" only have until December 1, 2009 to purchase their principal residence to take advantage of the credit. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) has a very valuable website: http://www.housingmarketfacts.com/ with easy to understand question and answers for first-time New Jersey home buyers. With historically low interest rates today (yes we are seeing them start to creep up!) and affordable housing prices in the key...Continue Reading!

How is the Madison NJ Real Estate Market?

June 19th, 2009 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, Madison Living, NJ First Time Home Buyers | Leave A Comment

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

There are a lot more homes on the market in Madison, NJ than last year... 22 more (90 vs 68)! But the good news is...22 homes are under contract at an average list price of $895,342. The even better news, is that homes are selling both under $600,000 and over $1,000,000+ 6   Under $500,000 5   $501,000-$600,000 2   $601,000-$700,000 2   $701,000-$900,000 2   $901,000-$999,999 5   $1,000,000+ Madison is a beautiful community, rich in history with two Universities and a newly renovated train station that makes the 5o minute train ride into Manhattan via the...Continue Reading!

How is the Livingston NJ Real Estate Market?

June 19th, 2009 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, Livingston Living, NJ First Time Home Buyers | Leave A Comment

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

The Livingston NJ Real Estate Market is Heating Up! Forty homes have gone Under Contract in the past month. The average list price of these homes is $611,694. Ten Homes are in Attorney Review with an average list price of $506,399. What does this mean for Livingston, NJ home buyers? With pretty much the same number of homes on the market as last year (158) and the average price of all homes on the market in Livingston at $870,195, this is the time to buy your first home at...Continue Reading!

How is the South Orange Real Estate Market?

June 19th, 2009 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, NJ First Time Home Buyers, South Orange Living | Leave A Comment

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

South Orange, NJ currently has 134 homes for sale at an average list price of $621,361. Homes have been on the market on average 98 days. So what priced homes are selling in South Orange, New Jersey? Twenty-Three homes went Under Contract in South Orange, New Jersey this past month. 3   Under $300,000 8   $301,000-$400,000 2   $401,000-$500,000 2   $501,000-$600,000 5   $601,000-$700,000 2   $701,000-$999,999 1   $1,000,000+ The average list price of those homes was $506,300 and they were only on the market for 69 days on average. How does that compare to last year? Pending sales are...Continue Reading!

How is the Millburn/Short Hills Real Estate Market?

June 19th, 2009 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, Millburn & Short Hills Living, NJ First Time Home Buyers | Leave A Comment

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

At lunch yesterday after the Center Court Member Guest, I was asked How is the Millburn/Short Hills Real Estate Market?  Houses are moving after a sluggish early spring, especially if they are priced right! And, what priced houses are moving? In the past month, 35 homes have gone under contract at all different price points 5   Under $500,000 6   $501,000 to $750,000 4   $751,000 to $999,999 11 $1,000,000 to $1,499,999 5   $1,500,000-$1,999,999 4   $2,000,000+ Short Hills Median List Prices are falling whereas Millburn Median List Prices are holding pretty steady.   Want to learn more about...Continue Reading!

South Orange is Still Hot for NYC Commuters

March 27th, 2009 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, NJ First Time Home Buyers, South Orange Living | Leave A Comment

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

South Orange is a Terrific Town for First Time Home Buyers. Danielle Elliot writes in  South Orange Patch  how desirable Midtown Direct Train communities are for NYC transplants. Perri Feldman, a realtor with the Summit-based Keller Williams, says the sluggish economy hasnt substantially slowed the trend. At least 80 percent of her clients are from the New York City area. These first-time buyers are looking to put their savings into something solid, hoping that €œif they do lose their jobs, they have hopefully...Continue Reading!

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