The Risks of Buying a Large Home in the LBI Real Estate Market

The Risks of Buying a Large Home in the LBI Real Estate Market

Buy Big or Buy Small in the Long Beach Island Real Estate Market Long Beach Island New Jersey Real Estate Bigger is not always better when it comes to buying a home in the Long Beach Island real estate market. While it is certainly nice to have extra space, owning a larger home will result […]

LBI Real Estate Close Price to List Price Ratio

LBI Real Estate Close Price to List Price Ratio

Original and Reduced Closing Price in the Long Beach Island New Jersey Real Estate Market   LBI NJ Real Estate A question that often comes up is how the ORIGINAL listing price correlates to the sales price for a home in the LBI real estate market. This is a valid question, especially when looking at […]

When Do Homes in the LBI Real Estate Market Get Listed

When Do Homes in the LBI Real Estate Market Get Listed

Understanding Listing Patterns in the Long Beach Island New Jersey Real Estate Market Long Beach Island NJ Real Estate The LBI real estate market is rather unique in that there is a very definite season-summer-that drives when most people visit the area. To this end, there are periods of time that are more active and […]

LBI Real Estate Sold vs Expired Listings October 2017-September 2018

LBI Real Estate Sold vs Expired Listings October 2017-September 2018

Long Beach Island NJ Real Estate Sold and Expired Listing Information   Long Beach Island Real Estate While the number of homes sold in the LBI real estate market is a useful gauge of market activity, there are also some other statistics that can be used to measure the health of the market. In this […]

Home Buyer Trends in the LBI Real Estate Market

Home Buyer Trends in the LBI Real Estate Market

Buyer Trends in the Long Beach Island NJ Real Estate Market   LBI NJ Real Estate Market The National Association of Realtors recently released a study showing where homebuyers begin their search and where they are most likely to find a home. While much of the data has remained unchanged since last year, understanding homebuyer […]

Can a Condominium Homeowner Refuse to Pay HOA Fees?

Can a Condominium Homeowner Refuse to Pay HOA Fees?

Long Beach Island Real Estate Condominiums and the LBI NJ Real Estate Market   Long Beach Island Real Estate Condominiums represents approximately 4 to 8 transactions each month in the Long Beach Island real estate market. Buying a condominium can offer an affordable alternative to a single-family home with the added benefit, in some associations, […]

Flood Insurance and Mortgages in the LBI NJ Real Estate Market

Flood Insurance and Mortgages in the LBI NJ Real Estate Market

Understanding How Flood Insurance and Mortgages Impact Prices in the Long Beach Island New Jersey Real Estate Market     Long Beach Island Real Estate For most buyers in the LBI NJ real estate market a mortgage will be required. Generally speaking a monthly mortgage payment is made up of several components including principal, interest, […]

What Does $500,000 get you in the LBI Real Estate Market

What Does $500,000 get you in the LBI Real Estate Market

$500,000 Homes in the LBI NJ Real Estate Market   Long Beach Island NJ Real Estate The LBI real estate market has a wide range of housing options. While it is true that the average price of a single-family home in the Long Beach Island real estate market is around $1 million, there are many […]

How to Stay Qualified When Shopping for a Home in the LBI Real Estate Market

How to Stay Qualified When Shopping for a Home in the LBI Real Estate Market

LBI Home Buyer Qualification   Long Beach Island NJ Real Estate Buyers So you have decided to buy a home in the LBI real estate market! Great! Unless you are a cash buyer you will be in need of a mortgage to complete the transaction. It is advisable that before shopping for a home on […]

LBI NJ Real Estate Mortgage Interest Rate Update

LBI NJ Real Estate Mortgage Interest Rate Update

  LBI NJ Real Estate Mortgage Interest Rate Update   Long Beach Island Real Estate LBI NJ Real Estate Mortgage Interest Rate Update: For the majority of buyers in the LBI real estate market, a mortgage is necessary to complete the home purchase. Therefore, understanding Long Beach Island mortgage rates is an essential stop to […]