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Snow just started here in NJ - first time in a few weeks. Got me thinking about this. How Many Snowflake Shapes Are There? Scientists think that there are five different shapes of snow crystals. 1. long needle shape 2. hollow column that is shaped like a six-sided prism 3. thin and flat six-sided...
Happy Leap Day! Every four years, except years ending in '00' we have an extra day in February. The earth's revolution around the Sun takes 365 days, 5 hours, 49 minutes, and 16 seconds. Every four years, an extra 23 hours 17 minutes and 4 seconds and have accumulated, making Februar...
Wait till you see what's going on in Springfield! Check out this graph - we're showing active listings of the past 6 Januarys. It's plain to see that the inventory is back up to its normal robust levels! But that's just part of the picture - what good is a high inventory if nothin...
Beautiful Cranford, NJ, is home to about 23,000 people and is seated in the center of historic Union County. One thing is abundantly clear when analyzing Cranford, NJ's home sales over the past 6 Januarys - the more houses on the market, the longer they sit there. Another thing is quickly obv...
Westfield, NJ, was incorporated in 1798, making it one of the oldest towns in New Jersey. Home to approximately 30,000 people, Westfield covers 6.8 square miles in Union County, NJ The housing market in Westfield is booming, and has been for many years. An analysis of active listings in Janua...
Clark, NJ, is a beautiful town easily accessibly by the New Jersey Parkway in southern Union County. The township is named for Abraham Clark who was a signer of the Declaration of Independence. New Jersey Monthly magazine ranked Clark as its 33rd best place to live in its 2008 rankings of the &qu...
Open House in this gorgeous townhouse in Lincoln Park - today from 1:00 to 4:00! Features: 2 bedrooms 2.1 bath fireplace in living room deck off dining room new kitchen cathedral ceilings skylights in living room and master bedroom finished basement Offered at $379,900 by motivated sellers.
Who was George Washington? Aside from the facts every school child learns – first President, married to Martha – what else do you know? Washington is reputed to have said, “To be prepared for war is one of the most effective means of preserving peace.” To his credit, the Revolutionary War was won...
Open House this Sunday - 2:00-4:00! This is an unbelievably good deal - Home ownership and all the related benefits for less than the cost of renting! This 2 bedroom condo in Bloomfield is in move-in condition and can be yours for a small down payment and monthly payments less than your rent is...
Garwood is located right in the heart of Union County and is a small town with fewer than 5000 residents. The 400 elementary students in Garwood all attend Lincoln School. Garwood high school students join Clark students at Arthur L. Johnson High School in Clark. For a small town, Garwood cur...