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Sun Nov 9, 2014
John Westrich answered:
Yes there is no specific rule to follow. The issue is that the longer the property sits out on the market the less desirable the property appears. It really comes down to this, the best opportunity to attract your best buyer is in the very beginning of the listing. If you are getting showings and no offers than the market is telling you something. If you are getting no showings then the market is telling you that you a bit louder that your price is not being well received. ... more
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Sun Jan 26, 2014
Janine Rose answered:
I was born and raised in Warren and have also worked here as a realtor for many years. I can tell you first hand that this was a wonderful place to grow up in. The school system is top notch and the location is unbeatable. You are close to NYC, airports, and the shore. Even PA is a short ride away. In addition, there is a real sense of community within the town. As a young mother, there is a Mommy's Club where you can meet and socialize with others in your current familial situation. You can find a free publication called the "Warren Showcase" at many stores in town. In the back it tells you all the things that are going on in the town for the month and all the things that you can become apart of in the community. Best of luck and welcome to Warren!

Janine Rose
Prudential New Jersey
Finding Your Way Home
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Sat Oct 12, 2013
Peter Tsoi answered:
Thu Oct 20, 2011
Rafi Footerman answered:
You'll also need a home inspector with a similar demeanor. I pride myself on my ability to clearly explain the homes current conditions (good & bad). First time buyers typically have more questions and the inspection takes longer (if done properly). I always allow extra time and will answer all my client's questions (I'll even give you advice on lawn care if you want).

Feel free to contact me for more information. I don't make money for referrals, just my inspections.

Rafi Footerman
Mid Jersey Inspections
732-906-4100
NJ Home Inspector Lic. #076900
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Thu Aug 11, 2011
Jeanne Feenick answered:
If you need help on the rental side, I can assist you there as well.

Welcome - all of these towns feed into Watchung Hills Regional High School - they all have their own elementary and middle schools.

Best,
Jeanne Feenick
Unwavering Commitment to Service
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Wed Jan 19, 2011
James Gordon ABR SFR SRS answered:
Forrestier in N.J. you do not purchase the property you purchase a tax lien. If the tax lien is unpaid by the owner 2 years you purchase it you can start the forclosure process. Here is a link to N.J. frequently asked questions about tax sales. This is not legal advice and you should contact a local real estate attorney before proceeding with any action in a goverment auction.
http://www.state.nj.us/dca/lgs/taxes/collection/elements_of_tax_sales_nj.shtml
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Wed Aug 11, 2010
Weichert Realtors answered:
Semadj, how about the Somerset County Sheriff's Sale?

All Foreclosure Sales Are Subject To The Following Conditions

The highest bidder to be the purchaser.

The purchaser will pay 20% of the purchase price at the end of the sale and sign acknowledgement of purchase. The 20% must be in cash, certified check, cashiers check, treasurer's check or money order.
If the purchaser fails to comply with any of the conditions of the sale the property will be sold a second time, the former purchaser being responsible for all losses and expenses, including but not limited to Sheriff's fees, Sheriff's commission and Attorney's fees incurred by the Sheriff's Office but receiving no benefit from such sale.

Sold subject to restrictions of record which are unknown to me and to unpaid taxes or assessments and such state of facts as an accurate survey would disclose.

Deed to be delivered at Sheriff's Office one month from date of sale at which time the balance of purchase money will be required. Balance of purchase price may be paid at any time after the sale. Interest on balance is due from the 11th day after sale until final payment. Defendant has 10 days after the sale to redeem the property.

Frank J. Provenzano, Sr.

Sheriff

Sales Office: (908) 231-7144
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Fri Jul 31, 2009
Kacey Stewart-Bedi answered:
Robert,

Great to see you here on Trulia. Trulia is such a wonderful and important resource to utilize. You have gotten great responses from several agents so far. I agree with a lot of the information that has been provided to you. Location is a big piece of the puzzle for pricing, as Jack mentioned, but it is then followed up by bedrooms and bathrooms. Those are the basics when a buyer is searching for their home. Just remember, there is a house for every person and a person for every house.

Pricing a home is a very diligent process. It is best to compare properties that are similar to yours that have sold in the past 12 months, 6 months, homes currently under contract, and finally homes that are actively listed today. At Weichert, we use a tool known as the price trend analysis. It does just that! You will be able to see very clearly what a similar home is selling for.

I have lived in Warren for 25 years. It is truly a wonderful community and is now # 6 in the country according to CNN Money. Take a look at my profile here on trulia. It talks more about my involvement within the township of Warren as well as my partner's involvement within Warren. My partner's name is Adriane Stewart. Feel free to view her profile here on trulia as well as realtor.com

We would be delighted to assist you in any way we can. You can reach out to me here on trulia or directly at Kstewart@weichert.com I am looking forward to hearing from you soon and discussing your future real estate endeavors.

Regards,
Kacey Stewart-Bedi
The Results You Deserve
908-392-1510
Kstewart@weichert.com
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