Category Archives: Comp Killer

March Comp Killer!

Bergen Comp Killer! MLS# 2845722 15 Terhune Ct, Upper Saddle River NJ Purchased: 6/1/2006 Purchase Price: $1,600,000 Original List Price: $1,699,000 Sold: 3/6/2009 Sale Price: $1,250,000 21.9% below 2006 purchase price MLS# 2829680 123 Woodland Ave, Ridgewood NJ Purchased: 8/29/2006 … Continue reading

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February Comp Killer!

Here are a sampling of properties that have closed across Northern NJ over the past 20 days or so (excludes Morris, see the Morris Comp Killer by clicking the “Comp Killer” shortcut on the right). It might help to read … Continue reading

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Morris County Comp Killers

Take a deep breath, a sip of coffee, and repeat after me: Home prices can fall. Home prices can fall. Home prices can fall farther than I believe possible. Home prices can fall for longer I believe possible. My/Your home … Continue reading

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Montclair Comp Killer!

Not a Friday afternoon without a comp killer and a bank failure. Today’s comp killer comes to us from prestigious Upper Montclair, NJ. This property was acquired by the prior owner during the very frothy Summer 2005 market, in fact, … Continue reading

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Hunterdon Comp Killer!

Thanks to willwork4beer for compiling this weeks list of Hunterdon County Comp Killers! MLS#: 2624439 312 BYRAM-KINGWOOD RD Kingwood Twp Purchase: 05/14/04 $465,900 Original List Price: 03/25/08 $549,900 SOLD: 01/30/09 $370,000 20.59% off the 05/04 sale price 32.72% off 03/08 … Continue reading

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Bergen County Comp Killers!

Hat tip to Rich in NNJ for pulling this list together! Make sure you thank Rich for his hard work! BERGENFIELD 90 LINCOLN AVE SOLD: $388,000 12/12/2006 SOLD: $262,000 1/9/2009 CLIFFSIDE PARK 268 WAYNE AVE SOLD: $410,000 2/6/2004 SOLD: $345,500 … Continue reading

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Comp Killer Sunday Football Edition

Today’s comp killer comes to us courtesy of Luxist Turns out football superstar Terrell Owens is significantly underwater on his Moorestown, NJ estate. His property, on Cove and Landing in Moorestown, was purchased in May of 2004 for an astounding … Continue reading

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Weekend Comp Killer!

19 Yale Terrace, Montclair NJ Purchased: 6/1/2005 Purchase Price: $762,000 MLS# 2503228 Sold: 6/26/2008 Sale Price: $705,000 19 Woods End Road, West Orange NJ Purchased: 6/1/2004 Purchase Price: $379,000 MLS# 2493002 Sold: 6/27/2008 Sale Price: $362,500 31 North Road, Chester … Continue reading

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Comp Killer!

John St, Ridgewood NJ Purchased: 6/30/2006 Purchase Price: $795,000 Current Asking Price: $745,000 MLS# 2819679 Listed: 5/13/2008 List Price: $769,000 Reduced to: $745,000 Active ———————————– Jerome Ave, Glen Rock NJ Purchased: 11/7/2005 Purchase Price: $520,000 Current Asking Price: $479,000 MLS# … Continue reading

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Watchung Comp Killer

445 Johnston Court, Watchung NJ Purchase Price: $915,000 Purchased: 4/26/2006 Current Asking Price: $749,900 (Short Sale) 18% under 2006 purchase price History MLS# 2468806 Listed: 12/20/2007 Original List Price: $749,900 Days on Market: 98 Active

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Crystal Springs Comp Killer

9 Little Tarn Court, Hardyston/Hamburg NJ Purchase Price: $850,000 Purchased: 3/3/2006 Current Asking Price: $698,800 (Short Sale) 18% under 2006 purchase price History MLS# 2270030 Listed: 4/24/2006 Original List Price: $935,000 Reduced: $885,000 Days on Market: 338 Withdrawn MLS# 2390640 … Continue reading

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Livingston Comp Killer

14 Fernwood Road, Livingston NJ Purchase Price: $995,000 Purchased: 1/22/2007 Current Asking Price: $799,000 (Short Sale) 20% under 2007 purchase price History MLS# 2430585 Listed: 7/30/2007 Original List Price: $995,000 Reduced: $799,000 Days on Market: 240 Active

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