Trulia Community - Advice from neighbors and local experts

Find Your Community
We couldn't find that location. Please try again.
Get Expert Advice

08837 : Real Estate Advice

  • All27
  • Local Info8
  • Home Buying16
  • Home Selling1
  • Market Conditions0

Activity 25
Mon Mar 6, 2017
Mlpoandl answered:
This place is a nightmare and it all stems from management. They do not care/concern themselves about their properties and show it by not acting on the needs of their tenants. They are rude on the phone, tell tenants to submit their 30 day notice if they do not like how they "run" their "business" and then hang up the phone after rudely dealing with the people who pay part of their yearly profit. I have never in my life dealt with management whom employs staff that do not provide proper upkeep. They also have an awful parking issue which spills into the side streets of Metuchen and Edison. They cite "We have 312 families and only 150 spots so it's your problem not ours." This is a frustrating environment and one to steer clear of as it seems to only be getting worse! ... more
0 votes 11 answers Share Flag
Thu Oct 10, 2013
Menado49 answered:
Some lady with a strong European accent doubles up as manager. Most of the time feels she's being disturbed and treat enquirers like they are a
nuisance. Should not the Rental Office be easy to find? Not so in this case. ... more
0 votes 2 answers Share Flag
Tue May 14, 2013
Debra (Debbie) Rose answered:
year old question - doubt poster still needs help
0 votes 5 answers Share Flag
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Vishal Maher Cell 732-277-9321 answered:
Dear Nitin,

Edison Glen Terrace is a good buy. Certainly close to Route 1. Has good potential to rent as well. As long as the unit is in well kep and well maintained condition, you as a Landlord will have less hastle with your tenants.
There are other areas besides Edison where you could get a better return on your investment. You will also get younger and well kept homes with the same price range.
Furthermore, there are several things you can do after you buy the condo for less hastle such as get a worry free plan from PSE&G. This is bought by the landlord or the tenant.
As a loan office, always remember you will need a minimum of 25% down to buy an investment property.
For any questions, whether real estate or mortgage, feel free to contact me.

Vishal.
... more
0 votes 6 answers Share Flag
Wed Oct 24, 2012
Vishal Maher Cell 732-277-9321 answered:
Hello Shah,

Good location, Nice area. Eascy access to RT.1, GSP etc,. Should you have more questions, Please feel free to call at my cell# 732-277-9321.

Vishal Maher
0 votes 2 answers Share Flag
Thu May 24, 2012
Asha Dave answered:
you can try Marget in edison
www.northedisonhouses.com
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
Sun May 6, 2012
Poonacha U Bollera answered:
You have some very good answers here. There is no guarantee that just because you do not have termite now, you will not have termites later.
0 votes 7 answers Share Flag
Tue Mar 20, 2012
Peter answered:
I can't believe you are asking this question, every one has a different take and some pass bad information.

Power Lines: They are very far away. Not an issue.
Zip code is 08837, and the schools are James Monroe, Herbert Hoover, and Edison High. School ratings change every year, N.Edison school ratings are not far from south Edison schools.

Edison Glen does have pool and easy commute. The tax rate for this district is lower than, rest of the Edison.

Crime: Few thefts, and most of them because of the carelessness of residents. People don't use deadbolts and leave cars unsecured. Thefts are on ramp all over Middlesex county as per Police. Not sure of other counties. Economy takes the blame, since last 1 year I haven't seen any thefts.

Talk to realtor who knows about the area, cares about client interest and can provide actual details. Always know what you want and the try to match if any community fits your needs.
... more
0 votes 7 answers Share Flag
Tue Jul 26, 2011
James Unger answered:
Morning,
Any NJ Agent can sell in Margate. As for fee, this is something that you and the Agent should discuss before you sign the contract; it is a fee that you both agree on.
I would be happy to schedule appointment to discuss marketing your Condo and the fees. Contact me either via email: junger@century21.com or cell: 732-874-0928
Best of luck in your future.
James Unger
Helping people achieve the goals
... more
0 votes 4 answers Share Flag
Tue May 3, 2011
Nanda Joshi answered:
Hello Robert,

Feel free to contact Rich Simpson of Simpson Waastu Builders on 908 872 6521.
We build all over central NJ. He will be happy to answer your questions.

Nanda
0 votes 2 answers Share Flag
Fri Apr 22, 2011
Marc Paolella answered:
This is why it is a good idea to have an agent representing you even when you are buying new construction. If anyone else is considering buying a new home, contact an agent to represent you before going into any sales office. You want someone looking out for your interests. The builder's agents represent the builder, you should have someone representing you.

-Marc

Marc Paolella
Relocation Director/Appraiser
Century 21 Joe Tekula Realtors
201 Route 10 East
Succasunna, NJ 07876
Phone (direct): (973) 584-4235
Coolest map-based home search: www.marcpaolella.com
... more
0 votes 12 answers Share Flag
Thu Aug 26, 2010
Victor Kaminski answered:
YIKES!!! Piscataway school topic again?

They rank nowhere near the top of the list as far as new jersey schools go.

SCHOOL INFORMATION
====================
School Report Card Data NJDOE Professional Development and Technical Assistance: http://education.state.nj.us/rc/index.html

NJ.com: School report card NJ.com: Everything Jersey
http://www.nj.com/news/reportcard/

NJDOE Data NJDOE Data
http://www.nj.gov/education/data/

TOP HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS in NJ by NJMONTHLY.com
http://njmonthly.com/articles/towns_and_schools/highschoolra…

Search SCHOOL INFO BY CITY: http://www.greatschools.net/schools/cities/New%20Jersey/NJ

Search TOWN/CITY Information by City-Data: http://www.city-data.com/city/

NJ Schools State Data: http://education.state.nj.us/rc/

2007 School Report Cards, 2008 Not out yet: http://education.state.nj.us/rc/rc07/index.html

Alphabetical Ordered List of High School Report Card Results: http://education.state.nj.us/rc/rc07/menu/H/A.html

NJ SCHOOL REPORT CARD Data Breakdown by The Star-Ledger:
http://www.nj.com/news/reportcard/

School Test Score Rankings for those who care about more than if every kid in class passed the minimum requirements!
http://www.nj.com/news/reportcard/index.ssf?/str/reportcards…

TOP NJ SCHOOLS - New Jersey School information by City: A-Z
http://www.greatschools.net/schools/cities/New%20Jersey/NJ

TOP School Rankings - New Jersey schools - NJ elementary, middle and high school information
http://www.greatschools.net/modperl/rankings.pl/nj/

Another Free School Review and Comparison Site I just found
http://www.schooldigger.com/go/NJ/search.aspx


Best Places to Live in New Jersey
http://njmonthly.com/articles/best_of/placestolive/best-plac…



See other articles I've written:
=======================
http://www.city-data.com/forum/3305497-post16.html
http://www.city-data.com/forum/new-jersey/294204-what-best-s…

Good Luck

--
Victor Kaminski
Broker of Record
Marivic GMAC Real Estate
2056A Lincoln Hwy. (Rt.27)
Edison, NJ 08817-3330
Office: 732-650-9911 Ext.302
Cellular: 908-884-5757
Toll Free: 1-866-745-GMAC(4622) Ext.302
http://www.MarivicRealty.com
http://www.realrep.com/
http://www.homes.com/Agent/4243382/victorkaminski
http://www.trulia.com/voices/profile/Real_Estate_Pro-Edison-244708/
http://www.city-data.com/forum/members/victorkaminski-211209.html
http://www.realrep.com/Listing/DefaultListingSummary.aspx?ShowGMap=true&Aa=dbc7ba6a-cb38-7073-965a-0e2115a01e5b
http://www.city-data.com/forum/3305497-post16.html
http://www.trulia.com/voices/Home_Buying/I_m_thinking_of_purchasing_a_home_in_Rahway_NJ_-22520--
http://nls.point2.com/members/US/New-Jersey/Edison/Victor-Kaminski/0BD4E63F-E619-40ED-AB0F-EF6BE7919AB6.html
... more
0 votes 6 answers Share Flag
Wed May 5, 2010
Jeffrey Halpern answered:
Do you like the house? Is it at a price you are happy with? Does it fit your lifestyle? Then buy the house.
It is an easy cure at a cost between 1-2k. Well worht the years of enjoyment ever after. ... more
0 votes 10 answers Share Flag
Wed May 5, 2010
Vishal Maher Cell 732-277-9321 answered:
Dear John,

Currently in North Edison Area, there are a total of 8 Split level homes available in the market.
The lowest priced is at $455,000 and highest one is for $624,999.
You can search properties on your own at www.vishalmaher.com
For more information, Please feel free to contact me at my Cell# 732-277-9321.

Thanks,
Vishal Maher
Richa Realty
Cell# 732-277-9321.
... more
0 votes 5 answers Share Flag
Mon Feb 22, 2010
Vishal Maher Cell 732-277-9321 answered:
Hello Interested Buyer,

There is currently one townhome- 1 year old with 3 bedrms, full basement, 1 car garage with lots of upgrades including Granite counter tops, Stainless steel appliances etc,. with asking price of $450k.
If interested, Please contact me at my Cell# 732-277-9321 with any questions.
You can also check properties at my website at www.vishalmaher.shutterfly.com


Thanks,
Vishal Maher
Richa Realty
Cell# 732-277-9321
... more
0 votes 65 answers Share Flag
Mon Jan 18, 2010
Francesca Patrizio answered:
Mary,

There are other criteria to the tax credit than those discussed here. You also need to consider the price of the house you intend to purchase (cannot be above $800k), you and your spouses current income, etc. Here is the most comprehnsive link I have found to date that answers ooodles of questions regarding the tax credit.

http://www.federalhousingtaxcredit.com/faq2.php

Love and Peace,
Francesca Patrizio, Realtor, ePro, SRES
Francesca@PatrizioRE.com
... more
0 votes 11 answers Share Flag
Tue Dec 1, 2009
Vishal Maher Cell 732-277-9321 answered:
Dear Jiminey,

The section where Wilk Road is located; is called as " HEIGHTS".

For any additional information, contact me at my cell# 732-277-9321. Our office is based in Edison under 08837 zip code.

Vishal Maher
Richa Realty
... more
0 votes 1 answer Share Flag
1 2
Search Advice
Search

Followers

310