Historic Tuckerton Property

457 S Green Street TUCKERTON, NJ 08087 $39,900 3 bd, 3 full ba | 2,288 sqft Great location in historic Tuckerton. Nearly an acre of land that backs up to woods. Home features 3 bed and 3 baths. Nature lovers will appreciate the areas many attractions from the beaches of LBI, boating/watersports on Barnegat Bay and area rivers,…

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2 Drum Court Barnegat Township, NJ 08005

2 Drum Court Barnegat Township, NJ 08005$199,9004 bd 2.5 ba | 1,860 sqftTake a look at this spacious four bedroom home located on a quiet cul-de-sac in Barnegat Township! Two car garage, fenced yard with deck perfect for entertaining, partially finished basement, open floor plan, corner property…….what more could you ask for? Maybe a master…

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Financing a distressed property

As a buyer, you should know that not all financing will work for all homes. There are times when a conventional, FHA, VA, etc will not work for a property. Unfortunately, not all professionals are educated equally on this topic. So it is in your best interest to understand when you might need to use…

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Whose a what? Understanding the Foreclosure Middle Man

In every industry, there can sometimes be layers of people between you and the person that you are really doing business with. The foreclosure world is no stranger to that. For most foreclosure sales, you as a buyer will be dealing with an agent typically, who is layers away from the actual owner of the property.…

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Top Foreclosure Contract Mistakes

Often times, when I’m working on contracts with another party (agent or buyer), there are some misunderstandings as to how the contract procedure goes. Below are top contract blunders. Of course, mistakes happen, but unfortunately, they do delay the contract process. This isn’t about pointing out someone’s mistakes, but merely trying to educate so we…

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Help Your Real Estate Agent Help You

Many years ago, before the internet became the new normal, an agent had to hit the streets and the phones to look for business. Fast forward to today, and everything is on the internet for anyone that has the ability to access it. I know what you are thinking…. why should I help my agent?…

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Lets Talk Zillow

Foreclosure, Photos, and Zillow Over the past few weeks, we’ve had an increase in calls, emails and ‘drop-ins’ from property owners expressing outrage that we have “listed their property on Zillow as a FORECLOSURE”. It’s important to understand these property listings are being triggered by Public County Tax Records.  Anytime a filing such as a…

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Buying a HUD Home

Buying a home is probably one of the biggest purchases you will make in your lifetime. And if you plan well, you may have multiple real estate purchases in your lifetime. There are many options for purchasing a home. You can go through a licensed real estate agent or purchase from a homeowner that is…

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Buying a HUD Owned Home

What is a HUD Home? A HUD home is a 1-to-4 unit residential property acquired by HUD as a result of a foreclosure action on an FHA-insured mortgage. HUD becomes the property owner and offers it for sale to recover the loss on the foreclosure claim. Who Can Buy a HUD Home? Anyone who has…

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Pitfalls of Buying a Foreclosure

There are of course pitfalls to most things in life and buying a foreclosure is no different. When you are buying a home in general, the buyer needs to be aware of certain things pertaining to buying a home. It’s a big investment for anyone, whether it’s your first home or 100th home. In a typical…

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Short Sale vs. Foreclosure

After a lot of nudging from my staff, more specifically, my marketing manager, I have finally decided to write a blog about foreclosures in New Jersey. Much of my hesitation was- does anyone really want to hear what I have to say? Day in and day out, my staff listen to me speak to customers,…

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