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Buying a New Home

In the market for a new home? Let Mountain Resort Properties help with one of the largest purchases you'll ever make

Found 15 blog entries about Buying a New Home.

5 Reasons to hire a Real Estate Agent

  1. Real Estate Agents will help you with all paperwork, Helping you submit all disclosures and in today's heavily regulated environment.
  2. Real Estate Agents are well educated in the entire home selling process and well educated in the proper steps to get you in a home.
  3. Real Estate Agents are great negotiators and will work to get you the best price.
  4. Real Estate Agents best understand today's real estate values when setting the price of a listing or an offer to purchase.
  5. Real Estate Agents are ready to teach you about today's real estate challenges and can help get you ahead of the competition 

Real Estate Agents have a tried and true system to help you sell your home. In today's market and with

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4 Reasons to Buy a Home This Winter!

here are four reasons to buy a home this winter

1. Prices are Rising

Home Prices across the nation continue to rise. Core Logic's latest report claims a large increase of 7% over the past 12 month's. We have yet to feel this dramatic home value increase hit our area in Hardyston, NJ and Vernon, NJ. But maybe in the next few years, considering values near central jersey are starting to rise.

We have reached the bottom of the market here in town. With most top real estate predictive analytics stating this claim, it is no longer a waiting game. 

2. Intrest Rates on Mortgages Predicted to Increase 

Intrest rates for 40-year mortgages have been hovering around 4%. This is a very low rate,

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In this blog, I will talk about 5 of the most valuable homes in New Jersey. Everyone may have a different opinion but the more I talk with new clients coming to our area or old clients who have stayed up in Northwestern New Jersey, I hear it more and more. Sussex County has the most valuable homes in New Jersey. The homes you can buy here are twice the size for half the price.

Take for instance 10 Cypress Lane in Hardyston NJ. This is a beautiful home located right on the Crystal Springs Golf Course. 10 Cypress Lane has 3 Bedrooms, 4 BAthrooms, 2 car Garage and a finished basement for your friends and family to enjoy. Right now you can purchase this home is listed in the Garden State MLS for $495,000. The home is "move in ready" and is surrounded

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Below you will be able to search and find all available Real Estate in Sussex County New Jersey. Located one hour away from NYC in the northernmost point of the beautiful garden state.  Almost any style of home in Sussex County New Jersey from single family homes, historic farms, small lake cottages, golf course villas, luxury estates, apartment complexes, townhomes, and condominiums. Some homes are positioned in close-knit communities and others and tucked away in the woods for tons of privacy.

Sussex County has a population of 142,522 and a median income of 55,497. Ranking the county as the 220th richest county in America. With the Appalachian mountain range spreading throughout the area population never skyrocketed and left the pristine farmland

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This video  "Life of a Loan"  was created to help the first time home buyer understand the mortgage process. Most Americans know the basic ins and outs but have never gone through the mortgage process themselves. Take some time to watch the video and feel free to ask any questions you might have or give us a call (973) 827-6767. We are here to help and would love to get you started off on the right foot.

What you need when applying for a loan

  • Bank Statements
    • Last two months from all Accounts
  • Retirement
    • Last Two Months of retirement/pension, 401k and Social Security 1099 Statements
  • Pay Stubs
    • Last 30 Days
  • Tax Returns
    • Last Two Years of 1040 federal tax return, last two years of federal corporate
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According to the Census Bureau, millennials have overtaken baby boomers as the largest generation in U.S. History. Millennials, or America's youth born between 1982-2000, now represent more than one quarter of the nation’s population, totaling 83.1 million.

There has been a lot of talk about how, as a generation, millennials have ‘failed to launch’ into adulthood and have delayed moving out of their family’s home. Some experts have even questioned whether or not millennials want to move out.

The great news is that not only do millennials want to move out… they are moving out! The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their 2016 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers in which they revealed that 61% of all first-time homebuyers were

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Some Highlights:

  • ‘Old Millennials’ are defined as 25-36 year olds according to the US Census Bureau.
  • According to NAR’s latest Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, the median age of all first-time home buyers is 31 years old.
  • More and more ‘Old Millennials’ are realizing that homeownership is within their reach now!

 

 

 

The information contained, and the opinions expressed, in this article are not intended to be construed as investment advice. Melissa Bressette and Keeping Current Matters, Inc. do not guarantee or warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information or opinions contained herein. Nothing herein should be construed as investment advice. You should always conduct your own research and due diligence and obtain

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There are some people that have not purchased a home because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with your parents rent free, you are paying a mortgage - either yours or your landlord’s.

As The Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University explains:

“Households must consume housing whether they own or rent. Not even accounting for more favorable tax treatment of owning, homeowners pay debt service to pay down their own principal while households that rent pay down the principal of a landlord plus a rate of return. That’s yet another reason owning often does—as Americans intuit—end up making more financial sense than renting.”

Christina Boyle, a Senior

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As a home buyer, you have the option to agency services. Listing agents have a legal duty to protect their seller client. They must treat all non-clients honestly, but they must promote the best interests of the seller before all individuals. As a home buyer, you may have equal protection from your real estate professional. Solely speaking with a real estate professional does not automatically make that person your buyer agent. It is important that you legally enter into a buyer agency relationship. Below are tips on New Jersey Buyer Agent Services and the importance of buyer representation.

The Importance Of Buyer Representation

The word agent means fiduciary. Buyer agents owe their clients duties of confidentiality, reasonable care, obedience,

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If you’re considering an estate home you expect a certain level of luxury.  Luxury Floor Plans And at the Balmoral Estates at Crystal Springs you won’t be disappointed. As a matter of fact, many of the standard features in our Balmoral Estate homes might show up on the “upgrade” list in a lot of place.

Your choice of luxury in housing, however, should also include the luxury of choice. That’s why when you choose an estate home at Crystal Springs you’ll have your choice of 12 different spectacular models, ranging in size from 3,700 to 4,955 square feet.

You can click here to take a look at any of the fantastic floor plans to see which one fits your specific lifestyle the best.

Your choices don’t end there. If you don’t see exactly the plan you want, we will work

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