Tuscan style medieval home-castle for sale with five acres of formal gardens, vineyard and olive grove in the heart of the Chianti region of Italy restored and listed with the Historical and Artistic National Heritage Trust of Italy. Interested? Click here.
When it comes to home amenities, a wish list can include anything from a swimming pool to a bowling alley, but recently, another home amenity has become a growing trend as a consideration in new construction and as an addition to older homes; an in-law suite. Read more here.
I’m really not a huge fan of the letters to start. Let’s just present a strong offer and leave the negotiating to me. I know sellers sometimes like to know who will be buying their beloved home. But, they shouldn’t. First of all, it’s none of their business. Buyers do not need to know about the people selling the house. Sellers should expect the same. Furthermore, both the buyer and the buyers agent may be subject to a $10,000 fine! Read why…
The rate of U.S. home price increases is decelerating, and the home-price slowdown is a mixed bag. Read more here.
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This impressive, generously proportioned home has been totally transformed from what it once was 50 years ago to a light, bright, up-to-date residence with a wealth of notable features. Although most will be attracted to the beauty of the rooms, many with Brazilian Koa wood flooring, the systems are equally appealing and include a 2008 Geothermal heating and cooling system, new roof and siding, all new 300 Amp electric service, upgraded lighting and tilt-in windows for easy cleaning. There’s even an in-ground pool. Princeton address without the Princeton price tag. Take a closer look Here.
You’ve heard the old saying – “Location, Location, Location.”
The real truth is “Location, Condition, and Price.” And price trumps every other factor.
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This lightly lived-in and impeccably maintained East Windsor townhouse has the benefit of being an end-unit for spectacular light all the day and more surrounding greenery to enjoy from the many windows throughout. Soft and spotless neutral carpeting and doses of fresh color enhance the clean, contemporary atmosphere of the open floor plan. An easy-to-care-for tiled foyer introduces the living room with big bay window and an open flow into the dining room. The kitchen, beyond, has solid wood cabinetry, a wide slider to the outdoors and even more space for serving meals. A tall arched window lights the path to the upstairs, where 2 bedrooms share a hall bath and the master suite has a gleaming white bath with dual vanity, soaking tub and separate stall shower. Tucked next to the attached garage, a covered patio accented with brick imparts a warm welcome. The community of Windsor Meadows is a leisurely distance from the lively shopping area of historic Hightstown. To see more, click here!
This 1880’s Victorian “Grand Dame” sits right on the edge of Hopewell Borough on 4.77 subdividable acres in a highly visible spot that is ideal for a restaurant or B&B endeavor or a myriad of other opportunities. A beautiful building that is currently used as a day spa, a timber wraparound porch provides an inviting welcome and connects to an interior brimming with heritage features. Long hand-blown glass windows, pine floors, pocket doors, and beamed ceilings fill expansive rooms. Second and third floors are currently divided into an owner’s suite and two rentals, one with its own entrance, while the main level houses an updated granite kitchen that could accommodate a small cooking staff plus a large living room and spa facilities. There are six bedrooms and four full bathrooms in all. Parking is generous via two driveways and can be expanded. To get the full story and more pictures, please click here.
Everybody’s heard of the 30-year home mortgage, and probably the 15-year mortgage, too. But did you know that there is a 10-year, fixed-rate mortgage? And for some, it can offer big advantages. Read more here.
Buying a home can be both exciting and overwhelming for the first-time homebuyer. If you’ve decided to take the plunge into homeownership and have already started the search process, make sure you’re not making some common first-time homebuyer mistakes. Your upcoming investment could end up being a bad decision if you overlook some important facts about homeownership and sign that contract before you’re really ready. Read more here.