Essex County is Our Neighborhood - Musings of a Young Mom in Real Estate

Real Estate Agent - Keller Williams NJ Metro Group
IT’S OUR WAY OF GIVING BACK TO OUR COMMUNITIES. JOIN US! RED (Renew, Energize and Donate) Day is a Keller Williams Realty service initiative dedicated to improving our local communities. KW associates in the US and Canada are donating their time on Thursday, May 13, 2010 to renew and energize asp...
In a market where prices have come down, home owners have a lot to gain by appealing their property assessments - especially for owners who may be looking to sell in the next year or two, higher taxes can really deter potential home buyers.  If you are planning on selling your home soon, now is t...
The eternal question for those of us who are tied to NYC through jobs and general culture is: where do I go if I choose to leave the city?  How do I maintain a short commute to NYC, not only for may daily commute for work, but also to see shows, have dinner and enjoy urban life and all the enrich...
So, every year when the holidays roll around, I get this panicked feeling - school lets out, and I have a crazed, house-bound toddler who rips apart my entire house because he can't wait for Christmas.  So to kill two birds with one stone, I plan a series of local (and not so local) holiday event...
With dozens of condos and co-ops on the market in the Montclair area, area realtors are uniting to market them in a new way. Some two dozen agents will participate in the first-ever local "Condo Crawl," from 1 to 4 pm on Sunday, Nov. 1. Sponsored by, the rain or shine event will pr...
A Senate Committee reached a compromise yesterday to extend the $8000 tax credit for first time home buyers. They also are trying to add a $6500 credit for other primary home purchasers with a raised qualifying income limit to $125,000 for single taxpayers and $225,000 for joint taxpayers. Under ...
I was terribly embarrassed to say that my husband and I were late getting the flu shot this year (my son got his early) - we take care of our children, but often not ourselves, thinking that we just don't have to time or the need.  Well, I am getting older and my "supermom" days are over.  I real...
SO...I recently had the pleasure (or pain - depends on your POV) of attending school tours for elementary schools in both Maplewood/South Orange and Glen Ridge, NJ - both great towns with great schools, but also very different.  At my first tour, I found the experience to be chaotic and uninforma...
It's been a difficult summer here in our household - we've struggled, no doubt as many of you had, with summer illnesses that have wracked our family with doctors visits and prescription antibiotics.  Even a bout with pink eye after a particular raucous birthday party, and a trip and fall that re...
Local festivities seem to be the place to be this summer, as many of us put the big family trips on hold due to the economy - aside from a family wedding in DC, we don't have much of anything planned.  Of course, this thought sends me into convulsions - "how do I keep my kid from going insane thi...

Nancy Chu

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