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Moving in New Jersey : Real Estate Advice

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Sarah, Renter in 34747
Tue Nov 22, 2016
Sarah answered:
There are tons of movers to choose from for a move from NJ to FL. Unfortunately, most movers in NJ are complete scams - they sell moves, barter, trade, and worse. It is important to find long distance movers who:
-will not sell/trade your shipment
-use their own trucks
-have their own labor ( full time labor)
-don't subcontract
-guarantee dates
-give flat rates

I suggest Monster Movers www.monstermovers.com for any move on the East Coast.
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Jtavy, Home Buyer in Montclair, NJ
Fri Nov 18, 2016
Jtavy asked:
I currently live in a condo in key biscayne Florida I am 10 mins away from the city and 15 mins away from Miami beach. I chose where I live because I get to live in a condo and feel like…
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Lauren, Renter in New York, NY
Fri Nov 18, 2016
Lauren asked:
Angelica P, Home Buyer in Seattle, WA
Wed Aug 10, 2016
Angelica P answered:
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Steven Yerow, Real Estate Pro in Jersey City, NJ
Tue Aug 9, 2016
Steven Yerow answered:
Dagmar

Are you a landlord or are you a tenant looking for a place?
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Tyriqjordan, Renter in New York, NY
Fri Jul 29, 2016
Tyriqjordan asked:
I need to find a apartment in middlesex county nj i have section 8
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Tomasjr84, Home Buyer in Morristown, NJ
Mon May 23, 2016
Tomasjr84 asked:
I am looking for a single family house in Pennsylvania but not more than a 1:30 be drive from Bergen county NJ
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thinz, Real Estate Pro in Allenhurst, NJ
Thu Dec 24, 2015
thinz answered:
There are some smaller moving companies that move appliances and pianos that could be an option.
You may not get the same white glove treatment but it could save you money depending on how much stuff you have, and how comfortable you are with the service.
I've had clients use them in the past...but you will need to do the packing yourself which also helps the company from a liability standpoint...they are just moving, not doing all the packing....
Tom Hinz www.shortsaletosell.com
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Scott Godzyk, Real Estate Pro in Manchester, NH
Wed Oct 28, 2015
Scott Godzyk answered:
If you have are listed and not yet undrer contract, ask for a full release in writing, if you are under contract, check with a lawyer to review your contracts
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John Westrich, Real Estate Pro in Allendale, NJ
Sun Nov 16, 2014
John Westrich answered:
This depends on your usage. Is anyone home during the day, the average temperature outside as well as how hot you want to keep it inside.

Here is a suggestion, once you identify the home you are interested in you and your agent can call PSE&G and they can advise what the average cost for heat is per month. Not many people know that you can do this and this is public record.

Let me know if you need any assistance and I will be glad to help.

Sincerely,

John Westrich
Terrie O'Connor Realtors
862-432-9555
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Vishal Maher…,  in New Jersey
Tue Nov 11, 2014
Vishal Maher Cell 732-277-9321 answered:
I Agree with John below. If you are renting, there is a window guard addendum for lease agreement and landlord should install it for you.
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Forrest, Other/Just Looking in New Jersey
Mon Jan 6, 2014
Forrest answered:
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.
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Linda Ash, Real Estate Pro in Memphis, TN
Thu Nov 7, 2013
Linda Ash answered:
The COA for the condo complex should carry insurance on the common areas. I would ask other condo associations in the area how they handle or ask a local management company how this is handled for other COAs ... more
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Jose Martinez, Real Estate Pro in Hoboken, NJ
Sat Aug 17, 2013
Jose Martinez answered:
Hi Ark

The 1 hr commute to Port authority would best suit Hudson or Eastern Bergen County NJ.

All towns have great value for resale.

Give me a call I can guide you through the area, and find you the best home.


Best Regards,

Jose Martinez
201-406-6983
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 hikums, Real Estate Pro in North Brunswick, NJ
Sun Aug 11, 2013
hikums answered:
Wynwood is the clear winner, with a natural, peaceful setting. association is very friendly and ensures the community is a nice place to live.
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Susan Wadlei…, Real Estate Pro in Rockaway, NJ
Wed Jul 10, 2013
Susan Wadleigh answered:
Hi, Proud to live and work in Rockaway. Top of the list, Im a Mom and live here ( 3rd generation ) and my children have been highly successful in the public school system, schools are highly ranked. There is also private schools to consider as well. My real estate office in Rockaway, so if you ever need a tour around and personal pros and cons, give me a call. 973-386-9900. Sue ... more
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Tina Rebimbas…, Real Estate Pro in Union, NJ
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Tina Rebimbas Torres answered:
Since this question can still be read by all...... it's all good information for everyone to see. (Agents and Public)

If anyone knows any information about schools or towns; that isn't available easily, should be posted for all to read.

Trulia keeps these questions posted so they can be useful for all who reads them. Today. .. tomorrow. ... Next year.

The information I posted is great information about the Union School District...... That I feel the average buyer doesn't know.
Posting it on Trulia is a way of posting it to the public.
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Tina Rebimbas…, Real Estate Pro in Union, NJ
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Tina Rebimbas Torres answered:
Union High School has a 93% Graduation RATE!!

Stellar Performing Arts Programming.

2 Years ago, TOP MUSICAL IN THE STATE - TOP MUSICAL DIRECTOR IN THE STATE.

4 YEARS RUNNING UNION IN ONE OF THE TOP 100 SCHOOLS FOR MUSIC IN THE COUNTRY......YES COUNTRY!

Athletic Success - Most Recently Winter of 2013 TOP GIRLS TRACK TEAM IN THE COUNTRY.

TECHNOLOGY - ALL NEW COMPUTER LABS in all schools 2013-2014

UNION has Small Class Sizes with Good Student to Teacher RATIOS....Individual attention is emphasized.

Staff members tend to stay in the district, - LOW RATE OF TURNOVER.

DISTRICT IS EMBRASING THE S.T.E.A.M. Initiative Program (SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, ARTS & MATHMATICS) with new classrooms, equipment and staff in the HIGH SCHOOL FOR 2013-2014

The Creation of Hannah Caldwell School is an indication of the initiative and vision of the board of education.

---All information above supplied by UNION Superintendent April 2013

If anyone has any further questions about the schools improvements please contact the superintendent directly.

If anyone has any REAL ESTATE Questions, Call me or email me BROKERTINATORRES@gmail.com
973-332-3022

THANKS...Hope this was helpful
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