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Ana Amengual, Renter in 07067
Ana Amengual asked:
I round the perfect mobile home. It is 60 x 25 aprox. Need to get a small lot in the Central Jersey area but not sure how to go with the zoning Anyone know about zoning for mobile homes in Central Jersey? Any small lots under $50000?
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 26, 2016 Agent2Agent in 08816
Mfogarty59, Home Buyer in East Brunswick, NJ
Mfogarty59 answered:
Is buying a 3Bed/2.5b ranch in Greentree subdivision of East Brunswick a good investment.
I grew up there and my dad commuted to NYC. I loved that neighborhood and wish I never left!
0 votes Share Flag Tue Aug 4, 2015 Home Buying in 08816
djennifer009, Other/Just Looking in Salt Lake City, UT
djennifer009 answered:
My house was built in 1978 with wood shingle sidings that now needs some repair. Which would add more value
Wood siding is pretty outdated for the current market. You might be able to improve the appearance with some paint, but that won't necessarily repair the problem. At this point, it's pr ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 8, 2015 Home Selling in 08816
Buyer, Home Buyer in San Jose, CA
Buyer answered:
Would you buy a house with signs of dampness-- efflorescence, in basement?
same question here. going o buy a house. Property inspector brought by buyer's agent said everything was good, few cracks don't worry. But his report was lousy and he missed lot of stuf ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 25, 2015 Home Buying in 08816
Jerry Barker, Real Estate Pro in Atlantic City, NJ
Jerry Barker answered:
can anyone recommend a reliable hvac contractor in central jersey for a fair price?
http://www.angieslist.com is a website thats supposed to help you find good contractors based on other peoples opinions.
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 15, 2014 Remodel & Renovate in 08816
Angela Baskin, Real Estate Pro in Morganville, NJ
Angela Baskin answered:
any feedback for Briar Ridge townhouses in East Brunswick with respect to schools , commute to NYC and kids play area?
Hello, thank you so much for your inquiry.
here is a great website regarding schools reports...
If you send me your email address i will send you som ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Mar 22, 2014 Home Buying in 08816
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
I'm looking for a 4-5 bed rental in East Brunswick NJ. I haven't seen anything in the listings that interests me. Is there anything coming up soon?
Just a quick comment on the response below that says................
"For rental listings there is very little room to negotiate if the listing is in a desirable & competitive area, so ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 20, 2014 Rentals in 08816
Mary Petti, Real Estate Pro in Westfield, NJ
Mary Petti answered:
Just a followup to my question yesterday - can a residential house be converted in a Dental Practice in East Brusnwick.
Thats pretty much what I said, usually it cannot be done because of any number of reasons ie: parking, impervious coverage (from adding parking on a larger lot), sqare footage of the in ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 7, 2013 Home Buying in 08816
Joan Congilo…, Real Estate Pro in Freehold, NJ
Joan Congilose answered:
Monies in Escrow after closing for Repairs
I must agree with the other Realtors, if it is fixable and the part is available then that should suffice. Just because they agreed to hold money in escrow after close to cover the repa ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Aug 10, 2013 Home Buying in 08816
diane lezark, Home Buyer in East Brunswick, NJ
diane lezark answered:
We are looking for townhomes/single family homes in East brunswick and Piscataway. whcih is better town?
as someone who has lived in east brunswick since 1982 and put 3 children who excell in this blue ribbon nationally ranked 496 in nation by newsweek ==google it---- i would definitely l ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 2, 2013 Home Buying in 08816
diane lezark, Home Buyer in East Brunswick, NJ
diane lezark answered:
Propert Assessments Proposed by EB Mayor
i was just down in the tax assessors office 2 days ago 7/31/2013) and they actually laughed about it when i asked this very same question. dont stress because it appears this issue is a ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Aug 2, 2013 Home Buying in 08816
Mwiltzius, Home Buyer in East Brunswick, NJ
Mwiltzius answered:
are splits harder to sell than colonials?
I grew up in a split foyer we loved it, dad enjoyed his man cave downstairs and mom and dad had their bedroom downstairs away from us teens, worked out great , split foyers maximize liv ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 20, 2013 Home Selling in 08816
Mary Petti, Real Estate Pro in Westfield, NJ
Mary Petti answered:
What type of houses are more in demand in East Brunswick? We liked a split level house, will the resale value be enough to cover my cost after 10 yrs
East Brunswick is a highly regarded town, but none of us have a crystal ball as to value in 10 years.

Just imagine if this question was asked in 2005-2007 when all those people purch ... more
1 vote Share Flag Mon May 6, 2013 General Area in 08816
John Sacktig, Real Estate Pro in New Jersey, NJ
John Sacktig answered:
Looking for a Townhome/condo with a basement maybe garage & deck/patio.. 3br in East Brunswick, South Brunswick etc - easy commute to Woodbridge

There are a few available in East Brunswick, here are a few samples -

There is also one of m ... more
2 votes Share Flag Sun Mar 17, 2013 Home Buying in 08816
Mary Petti, Real Estate Pro in Westfield, NJ
Mary Petti answered:
For a real estate agent to use the REALTOR "R" logo, must s/he be a member of BOTH the National Association of Realtor AND the local association?
To be a REALTOR and use the "R" logo, you need to join NAR.....you don't need to be a NAR member to join the local boards and NJAR but it makes sense to do so.
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 18, 2013 Home Buying in 08816
Pacita Dimac…, Real Estate Pro in Oakland, CA
Pacita Dimacali answered:
Can the bank really just back out after accepting my offer?
Was the offer ratified in writing?

If so, there is a formal contract.....but take a close look at the terms of the contract especially when it comes to right of cancellation by eithe ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 17, 2012 Home Buying in 08816
Jeanne Feeni…, Real Estate Pro in Basking Ridge, NJ
Jeanne Feenick answered:
I am ready to list my home in Central New Jersey. What is the commission range that I should expect to pay to my realtor.?
Good advice to call in 3 agents to interview - certainly commission is an important part of the equation but as important is what the agent will do to EARN it. Remembering that you pay ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Sep 28, 2012 Home Selling in 08816
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