Monthly Archives: February 2018

We like it here … but

From the Star Ledger: N.J. is a good place to live but the taxes stink, residents say New Jerseyans are conflicted. A vast majority love their neighborhoods and most say the state is a good place to live, according to … Continue reading

Posted in Demographics, Economics, New Jersey Real Estate, Property Taxes | 111 Comments

Mortgage rates going up

From CNBC: Mortgage rates jump even higher after positive jobs report The good news is Americans are making more money – because they’re going to need it, especially people thinking about buying a home. While the just-released January employment report … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, Employment, Mortgages, National Real Estate | 120 Comments

January MarketNews

From Otteau Group: This topic has caused quite a stir, with some forecasters predicting ‘Armageddon’ and that the ‘The Sky is Falling’! Contrary to these claims, our analysis indicates that most existing homeowners and homebuyers in New Jersey and New … Continue reading

Posted in Demographics, Economics, New Jersey Real Estate | 192 Comments