Englewood NJ News | Real Estate

8 Beds, 7 Baths and 2 Half Baths set on Half an Acre on the East Hill of Englewood

This European inspired custom manor new construction home will transport you into extreme luxury.  354 N Woodland St, Englewood, NJ 07631 (MLS# 1700747) is a Single Family property with approximately 10,000 square feet, offering 8 bedrooms, 7 full baths, and 2 half baths set on half an acre on the East Hill of Englewood with beautiful Western views.  The exquisite stone and stucco exterior, belgian block lined paver courtyard, copper copula and 8 foot mahogany double door welcomes you into the home. Step into perfection.

Read more: 8 Beds, 7 Baths and 2 Half Baths set on Half an Acre on the East Hill of Englewood 

6 bedrooms 6 baths Single Family Detached in Tenafly

Spectacular new construction unparalleled in design and detail. Located on premiere cul de sac on tenafly's East Hill. An open floor plan featuring a 2 story great room opens to a chef's designer kitchen w/ dual 60" range, twin subzero towers, walk in pantry, windowed breakfast room & a 10' 2 tone island.

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Crystal Burns is your Top Realtor in New York and Northern Bergen County New Jersey

In the luxury real estate market, New York and New Jersey real estate agent Crystal Burns is renowned among colleagues and clients alike for her integrity, loyalty and professionalism. With over 300 real estate transactions closed, and over 24 years’ experience, Crystal Burns has made a name in the real estate industry that resonates worldwide.

Read more: Crystal Burns is your Top Realtor in New York and Northern Bergen County New Jersey

Existing-Home Sales Jump Again in October

Existing-home sales ascended in October for the second straight month and eclipsed June's cyclical sales peak to become the highest annualized pace in nearly a decade, according to the National Association of Realtors®. All major regions saw monthly and annual sales increases in October.

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FHA Report Shows Fresh Opportunity to Make Homeownership More Affordable

The Federal Housing Administration’s just released (link is external) actuarial report shows that the Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund is on a steady financial trajectory, a finding the National Association of Realtors® believes is an opportunity to make FHA’s low-down-payment mortgage option available to an even broader swath of borrowers. “FHA’s actuarial report shows that the fund has indisputably found its footing,” said NAR President William E. Brown, a Realtor® from Alamo, California and founder of Investment Properties.

Read more: FHA Report Shows Fresh Opportunity to Make Homeownership More Affordable

Keller Williams Enters Partnership with Hurdlr for Agent Finance Mobile App

Keller Williams, the world's largest real estate franchise by agent count, has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with Hurdlr, a mobile app developer, to offer agents ProfitDash, a new mobile app that provides the industry's first holistic tracking of business finances and taxes specifically tailored for real estate agents' businesses.  "Through our partnership with Hurdlr, we're helping our agents become better business people by enabling them to make more informed financial decisions on the go," said Chris Heller, CEO of Keller Williams. 

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Realtors® Donate Thousands of Hours, Dollars to Local Boys & Girls Clubs

WASHINGTON (August 16, 2016) — The National Association of Realtors® joined forces last year with Boys & Girls Clubs of America to enrich the lives of Club kids and teens in communities across the U.S. Since December 2015, a total of 188 local Clubs and 18,200 Club youth have been positively impacted by Realtors® and more than $100,000 has been donated to local Clubs by associations, members and real estate firms.

Read more: Realtors® Donate Thousands of Hours, Dollars to Local Boys & Girls Clubs

Realtors Property Resource® Joins SentriLock to Offer Realtors® On-the-Spot Property Data

A new partnership between SentriLock and Realtors Property Resource® now gives members of the National Association of Realtors® direct access to RPR property data through SentriLock’s SentriSmart app. A property’s relevant RPR data can now be seamlessly displayed on a smartphone in response to accessing the Sentrilock lockbox though the SentriSmart app. This gives Realtors® the ability to access the time sensitive and detailed property information needed to conduct their business, a unique advantage for members of NAR.

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Realtors® Help Consumers Make Smart Back-to-School Home Shopping Decisions

In some school districts across the country, kids are already heading back to school after the summer break. While households with children commonly choose to buy a home in the late spring to get settled in before the new school season starts, rising home prices and a lack of homes for sale may mean more families have been forced to continue their house hunt into fall.

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RE/MAX Highlights New Opportunities in Fast-Paced Housing Market

More than 1,000 RE/MAX brokers and office managers from around the world have gathered at the annual Broker/Owner Conference in Chicago to discuss and learn about pioneering strategies to grow their businesses and continue the tradition as the most productive real estate network. The conference kicked off with the Opening General Session (OGS) this morning during which RE/MAX reaffirmed its commanding lead in productivity over national competitors and recapped its continued global growth.

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StreetEasy Enhances 3-D Floor Plans; Virtually Shows Home Shoppers Physical Materials and Lighting in NYC Apartments

StreetEasy®, New York City's leading real estate marketplace, introduced a significant upgrade to its exclusive 3-D floor plans for select rental and sales listingsi, which provide renters and buyers with better insight into a home's layout and feel.

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Dotloop Surpasses $1 Trillion in Transactions

Dotloop, a leading platform for simplifying the real estate buying and selling process, today announced that more than $1 trillion in cumulative listings have been transacted through the platform since it launched in 2009.  In the year since the company was acquired by Zillow Group, dotloop has added more than 1,000 new brokerage partners.

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Home prices maintained their upward trajectory in a vast majority of metro areas during the second quarter

Home prices maintained their robust, upward trajectory in a vast majority of metro areas during the second quarter, causing affordability to slightly decline despite mortgage rates hovering at lows not seen in over three years, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors®.  The report also revealed that for the first time ever, a metro area – San Jose, California – had a median single-family home price above $1 million.

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NAR Identifies Top Markets Where Renters Can Afford to Buy

The U.S. homeownership rate has slowly fallen in recent years to currently its lowest level since 1965, but new research from the National Association of Realtors® reveals that there are affordable metro areas right now with above-average hiring and a large segment of current renters who earn enough income to qualify to buy a home.

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Michael Laheney providing mortgage solutions for existing homeowners and first-time home buyers in New Jersey

There's no place like home! Many may believe the phrase “there's no place like home” originated with Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz. In fact, the phrase originates from the song “Home, Sweet Home!" which was first sung in the English opera Clari, or The Maid of Milan in 1823. Home, Sweet Home is a song that has remained well known for over 150 years. 

“The home is where the heart is. It’s a person’s castle. There’s no place like it”, says Michael Laheney founder and president of All American Mortgage, Inc. in Paramus, NJ. 

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