Hi Jeff, Many different factors will come into play when trying to figure out what your property taxes will be. Its quite hard to give an average without knowing square footage, lot size, upgrades, garages, etc. To give you an idea, I currently have listed a 3 bedroom town home in the Robbinsville Town Center and it had a 2013 tax bill of $10,227. If you need any further information on Robbinsville and the surrounding area please feel free to e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org.... more
I have a few properties in Trenton. I can tell you the areas I like and own and have owned properties in are the Chambersburg and Villa Park sections. If you contact me, I can give you more guidance if you like.
If you have a good tenant, you don't have to worry about it. The tenant can mail you the rent. But, if you are a long distance, landlord, there are many other worries you would have and it can be easiest to get a management company to handle them.
Maintenance issues are a major head ache for an absentee landlord. An effective management company makes ownership much easier.... more