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The Benefits of Homeownership

Owning your own home is great. There’s the benefit to your health – living in poor housing increases exposure to toxic substances, increases injuries, and decreases mental health. Homeowners report higher life satisfaction and higher self esteem. Homeowners are more politically active than non-homeowners and are more likely to participate in ...

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Scotch Plains Real Estate Four Year Trend Analysis

Scotch Plains remains one of the most sought after towns in Union County. Here is a snapshot of the 2016 year end trend analysis of the real estate market in Scotch Plains: Sales: 320 homes were sold in Scotch Plains in 2016, up 29% over 4 years. Prices: The average ...

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Buying or Selling a home in Scotch Plains – November 2016

  If you own a home in Scotch Plains, or if you want to own a home in Scotch Plains, this is the place to find out what you need to know this winter.   Inventory: There are currently 145 single family  homes offered for sale in Scotch Plains compared ...

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How does the inventory affect the real estate market in Union County?

In real estate, the months of supply is a measure that real estate professionals use as an indicator of the strength of the real estate market in an area. It tells you how many months it would take for all of the homes currently offered for sale in an area ...

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Scotch Plains Market Update – November 2016

If you’re thinking about buying or selling a home in Scotch Plains, the first step you should take is to educate yourself about how the real estate market is doing in Scotch Plains. Here’s what you need to know for November, 2016. Inventory: There are currently 118 single family homes ...

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Scotch Plains Real Estate Market Update – October 2016

Scotch Plains is currently experiencing a very strong real estate market. Here’s what you need to know for October, 2016. Inventory: There are currently 160 single family homes offered for sale in Scotch Plains including this beautiful home on Elizabeth Avenue. In the graph below, you can see that summer inventory ...

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