What is Market Absorption?

Market absorption offers a snapshot of how “hot” a market is. It’s calculated by dividing the number of homes available in a particular sector of the market by the number that have gone under contract in the last month in that same sector. For example, if there are 21 properties available in a particular sector […]

How has Covid-19 Affected the Local Real Estate Market?

We are fortunate that life in our section of rural, ex-suburban, New Jersey is very different to what our friends and colleagues are experiencing in nearby New York City and more densely populated areas of New Jersey. We’re all trying to make sense of what’s going on, how our lives have been affected, and what […]

‘Tis the Season for Property Tax Appeals

If you currently own real estate in New Jersey, you have the pleasure of sharing in a property tax system that has the highest property tax rate as a percentage of property value (1.89%) according to www.tax-rates.org.  If you are frustrated about the amount of property taxes you pay, there are a few things you […]

SOLD! 17 Beavers Road, Tewksbury Township, New Jersey — $610,000

The sale of this home has a special place in our real estate hearts.  Prior to connecting these buyers and sellers, the sellers had been frustrated with the outcome of their efforts to sell their property — after lots of agent showings and well-attended open houses, they still didn’t have an offer that was acceptable […]

How Are Those Tax Returns Looking?

From the mortgage interest deduction to energy tax credits, here are tax tips to help you get a jump on your returns. Read 9 Easy Mistakes Home Owners Make on Their Taxes Don’t rouse the IRS or pay more taxes than necessary — know the score on each home tax deduction and credit. Read How […]

SOLD! 7 Lenore Road, Tewksbury Township NJ — $505,000

This architecturally-interesting international-style home is beautifully-sited on a wooded lot on a cul-de-sac of other contemporary homes.  Rectilinear lines, multiple exterior balconies, extensive arrays of windows, and an open floor plan distinguish it from other contemporary homes typical of our area.  The sellers of this home benefitted from Leaf, Realtors’ extensive network in finding international […]

An Opportunity for a Random Act of Kindness

Do you sometimes wish you could do more to help someone in need?  Here’s your opportunity to do a little thing that means a lot to the recipients and their families.  The Young Professional Network Committee (YPN) of the Hunterdon/Somerset Association of Realtors will be conducting a blood drive for the Community Blood Council of […]

Spring Cleaning for a Good Cause! VNA Rummage Sale at the Far Hills Fairgrounds

If you’re like us, you’ve been meaning to clean out your closets and get rid of those jeans from high school and that breadmaker that you bought before you realized that you were gluten-sensitive, but just haven’t been able to get around to it.  If only you had a deadline…. Well, here’s your deadline:  April […]

New Exclusive Listing — 8 Glennon Farm Lane, Tewksbury Township, New Jersey

This elegant, four-bedroom Georgian-style colonial home built in 1992 is sited thoughtfully on 4.83 wooded acres on a quiet cul-de-sac of custom homes known as Glennon Farm Estates. A long, winding driveway ends at the home with a landscaped circular garden encircled by the paved driveway. The interior’s general features include updated kitchen, four fireplaces, […]