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When you're applying for a mortgage, your credit score can have a big impact not only on the mortgage rate you get but also on how much you can borrow. One of the critical first steps in buying a home is ensuring that your credit score is as high as ...

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Cranford Homes for Sale – Bedrooms and Bathrooms

In February 2020, there are 45 homes for sale in Cranford. Of those homes,  22 have 3 bedrooms, 12 have 4 bedrooms, and 5 homes have 5 bedrooms. Of the 3 bedroom homes,  the majority had 1 full and 1 half bath.     Of the 4 bedroom houses offered for sale in Cranford in ...

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What’s for sale in Cranford? February 2020

Cranford is home to about 23,000 people who are served by the Cranford Public Schools District. The Star Ledger named Cranford's downtown the best downtown for the past 2 years. There are currently 44single family homes offered for sale in Cranford. 22.7% of the listed homes were offered below $400,000, 34% were ...

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Making Sure You Get What You Need

When you’re shopping for a new home, it’s a good idea to create a checklist of what you want and what you need. It keeps you on track to ultimately find the property that best fits your requirements — and those of your family. However, there’s a big difference between want ...

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What’s for Sale in Clark?

Clark NJ was built on land that was once the Robinson Plantation and was the site of the Battle of Short Hills. It is home to about 15,000 people which are served by the Clark Public School District and Arthur L. Johnson High School. There are currently 52 single family homes ...

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Scotch Plains Real Estate Market Report – February 2020

Homeowners and home buyers in Scotch Plains  are smart to learn about the real estate market to help make an informed decision about when to buy and sell a home in Scotch Plains . Here’s what’s been happening lately. Inventory: 16 homes were sold in Scotch Plains in January - compared to the 12 month ...

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Rahway NJ Real Estate Market Update for February, 2020

   If you own a home in Rahway, or if you want to own a home in Rahway, this is the place to be for information about real estate values this spring. Here’s what’s been happening lately. Inventory: 19 homes were sold in Rahway in Rahway in January, compared to the twelve month ...

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Heart to Heart – Linden’s Real Estate Market, February 2020

Homeowners and home buyers in Linden are smart to learn about the real estate market to help make an informed decision about when to buy and sell a home in Linden. Let's have a heart to heart about how the real estate market it doing. Here’s what’s been happening lately. Inventory: 30 ...

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Gateway Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year – Samsel & Associates

The Gateway Chamber of Commerce held their annual gala this week and honored Samsel & Associates as the Small Business of the year! Agent Wayne Zuhl accepted the award on behalf of Samsel & Associates and was introduced by his brother, Glenn Zuhl of Bel Giordino of Cranford.     Samsel & Associates is ...

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Early Spring Real Estate Market this year

The New Spring Real Estate Market is Here. Are You Ready? Which month do you think most people who are considering buying a home actually start their search? If you’re like most of us, you probably think the surge happens in the spring, likely in April. Not anymore. According to new research, January 2019 ...

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