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Jennifer C.…, Real Estate Pro in Hillsdale, NJ
Jennifer C. Chan answered:
How far is ridgewood from NYC?
Hi Lisa,

Ridgewood is about a 45 minute drive to the city, plus or minus 15 min depending on where you need to be in Manhattan and traffic for the day. There is also a 50 minute trai ... more
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Lynette T. B…, Real Estate Pro in Bronx, NY
Lynette T. Browne answered:
New Referral Agent
Hi Sgreen,

Both are good companies but I hear a lot a about Keller.
0 votes Share Flag Tue May 6, 2014 Agent2Agent in 07450
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence 727.420.4041 answered:
What is the best real estate agency to work for?
Eriona, at this time you have received SEVEN responses from NJ REALTORS.
This is your opportunity to be amazed at how truly welcoming and helpful your peers are in the business. Pick u ... more
1 vote Share Flag Tue Apr 1, 2014 General Area in Ridgewood
Harriet Lewis, Real Estate Pro in Cresskill, NJ
Harriet Lewis answered:
how do i get to see the house in ridgewood nj? at 240 union street?
Hello: This home in Ridgewood is currently under contract but I would be happy to make a call on it if you want more information. As I am a very experienced real estate agent, and very ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 13, 2014 Home Buying in 07450
Danielle Rus…, Real Estate Pro in 07446
Danielle Russodivito answered:
How is the rental market in ridgewood? We would like to move in august and are looking for a 3 br house for 2800 or less. Thanks!
Hello Forrest,

So far there are only 5 rentals within your criteria in Ridgewood. August is a long time away and you really won't know whats on the market until a month before. I usu ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 18, 2014 Rentals in Ridgewood
Forrest, Other/Just Looking in New Jersey
Forrest answered:
What is the rental market for ridgewood? We are looking to move in August to a 3 br for 3000 and under. Is august a bad time for rentals? Thanks!
Hi Wendy,
We currently live in Brooklyn and are relocating this summer preferably August. We have one old cat and good credit:) need accessibility to train but not a deal breaker.
... more
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Lisa Sammata…, Real Estate Pro in Ridgewood, NJ
Lisa Sammataro CNE, CDPE answered:
what is the school district name?

The children from this neighborhood would typically go to Orchard elementary school, George Washington Middle School and Ridgewood High School. It's always a good idea to double ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 13, 2013 Market Conditions in Ridgewood
jcannito75, Home Buyer in Ridgewood, NJ
jcannito75 answered:
what elementary school is this house zoned for?
Hi Naomi,

I saw your posting and if you are still interested in Ridgewood we are selling our home.

Our web page along with links to Ridgewood are included.
Our home is in the Wil ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 16, 2013 Market Conditions in Ridgewood
Michael Mages, Real Estate Pro in New Jersey
Michael Mages answered:
Is there a town in bergen county that has a similar feel to maplewood/south orange? Due to commuting distances Essex county is not a viable option.

Have you given any consideration to Rutherford? Rutherford offers much including commuter train and bus options; reputable school system; vibrant shopping area; easy access ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Aug 29, 2013 For Rent in Ridgewood
Elizabeth Cl…, Real Estate Pro in Denver County, CO
Elizabeth Clayton answered:
How much should I spend on remodeling my kitchen? We bought the house for $660k in 2008. It it true that I should spend 10% - 15% of the homes value
No exact rule of thumb really....different paybacks in different real estate markets. You should really consult an experienced Real Estate agent who specializes in your neighborhood. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Aug 21, 2013 Home Buying in 07450
CHRIS GUBB, Real Estate Pro in 07450
CHRIS GUBB answered:
Looking for an apartment or a house in or near Ridgewood, NJ.
Kathleen contact one of us. Some listings SAY no dogs but things can be worked out. Could you furnish references from you prior landlord ..in particular about your pet and the conditio ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Aug 19, 2013 Rentals in 07450
Lee Gallman, Real Estate Pro in New Jersey
Lee Gallman answered:
Im looking to purchase a home, its an estate, it needs work, it has an oil tank under the driveway. please advise.
Call me to discuss buying with a renovation loan. You can upgrade the house and remove the oil tank with a HomeStyle or 203k.
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 30, 2013 Home Buying in 07450
Stephanie So…, Real Estate Pro in Ridgewood, NJ
Stephanie Sotell Lesslauer answered:
Looking for a rental with an option to buy in Ridgewood/Glen Rock
Hi Emanuel,

There are rentals available in both towns. I've lived in Ridgewood for 26 years and know Glen Rock quite well, also. I'd be happy to show you around both towns and shar ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jul 23, 2013 Home Buying in Ridgewood
archers2001, Home Buyer in Harwich, MA
archers2001 answered:
Underground oil tank (emptied with paperwork from town). We'd like it removed before the purchase and the cost is nominal $1,500.
Removal could cause minor or major costs. For example we removed the tank from one house in New Jersey thinking it was not a big deal. However the company, which was NJ DEP approved, ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 17, 2013 Home Buying in 07450
Stephanie So…, Real Estate Pro in Ridgewood, NJ
Stephanie Sotell Lesslauer answered:
How is parking at Ridgewood train station? Is a spot guaranteed if you pay monthly?
I've lived in Ridgewood for 26 years and have communted to NYC. You get a free pass if you live in town but its difficult to get a guaranteed spot after 7am. You can park a block or t ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 30, 2013 Home Buying in Ridgewood
Peter J Roge…, Real Estate Pro in 07481
Peter J Rogers answered:
How much does a home inspection cost in NJ?
home inspectors are licensed by the state of New Jersey which should provide you with a measure of assurance. Cost between $400 and $500 They will include a termite inspection that your ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 6, 2013 Home Buying in Ridgewood
Christine Th…, Real Estate Pro in Mahwah, NJ
Christine Thares answered:
Thinking to relocate to Ridgewood . We are looking for for the house located slose the public tennis courts ore community.
Mr. Shulkin,
There are several areas in Ridgewood where you can use a public tennis courts. There are certainly homes for sale along those streets. The inventory is selling very quickl ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 2, 2013 Home Buying in Ridgewood
Debra (Debbi…, Real Estate Pro in Livingston, NJ
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
My husband & I are looking to relocate from Lodi, NJ. WE would like to buy a condo or townhouse that is a 30 min commute to work in Ridgewood, NJ.
Well, Marie - let's hope that in the 10 months since you asked this question, you already found something and moved in!
0 votes Share Flag Thu May 2, 2013 Home Buying in Ridgewood
Fortunato Ca…, Real Estate Pro in Bergen County, NJ
Fortunato Campesi answered:
My wife and I have decided we would like to buy our first home in Ridgewood. Do you think more properties will be listed soon?
You may want to explore some other towns as you will probably get more for what you are looking for in your price point. To help with your search some other great towns, go to:
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0 votes Share Flag Thu May 2, 2013 Home Buying in Ridgewood
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