The Closing: How Long Will the Process Take When Buying a House in Westfield, Cranford, Clark, Scotch Plains, Fanwood and Mountainside Areas?

During the process of buying (or selling) a house, there are typically two nail-biting stages or milestones. For buyers, these are getting pre-approved for a mortgage and closing, both involving not a little anticipation and anxiety. Here we want to examine the closing process because there is so much confusion and misinformation surrounding it. Let’s … Continued

4 Tips for Homebuyers in Westfield, Cranford, Clark, Scotch Plains, Fanwood and Mountainside Areas Who Are Struggling to Find a Home

Currently, homebuyers in Westfield, Cranford, Clark, Scotch Plains, Fanwood and Mountainside Areas and in most other markets struggling to find a home in their price range and/or that meets their needs. Consider, for example, that 32% of homebuyers have been home shopping for at least six months, and 24% have been shopping for a year or longer. … Continued

4 Ways to Ensure Your Offer is Accepted When Buying a House in Westfield, Cranford, Clark, Scotch Plains, Fanwood and Mountainside Areas

The economy certainly isn’t in its best shape ever, but that hasn’t dampened the housing market. Inventory remains extremely low, and buyers are numerous, especially with the current low interest rates. Sellers are in the driver’s seat and can be picky with offers. It is not uncommon for sellers to get multiple offers. So let’s … Continued