Monthly Archives: September 2011

What’s That On My Lawn?

Part of a Fairy Ring On My Lawn We’ve been having more than our share of rain in the past few weeks. The grass is growing faster, and the vegetable garden doesn’t appreciate the lack of the full sunlight that … Continue reading

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What About Little Silver Home Prices?

After reading the blogs about home prices in Rumson and in Fair Haven, several people asked me, “How about Little Silver home prices?”. Since we’re getting to the end of the month (and the quarter), I’m going to review Little … Continue reading

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The Fair Have borough council  is working on a new version of the town’s tree ordinance, which restricts a property owner’s right to cut trees on his/her own private property. It used to be that a man’s home was his … Continue reading

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Homes Sold in Our Area the Week of Sep 18, 2011

The following homes were sold (closed) during the week of 09-18-2011: Little Silver: 36 Monroe Avenue $   395,000 Middletown: 66 Leonard Avenue $     72,276 45 Mountainside Avenue $   153,000 66 Berkshire Court $   155,000 8 Andover Court $   203,000 15 … Continue reading

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Walking Around Town

We have two dogs, a Golden Retriever and a Shih Tzu, and we walk them around the neighborhood twice each day. Most of the streets are quiet, like the one pictured above, and we have them entirely to ourselves. I … Continue reading

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Fair Haven Real Estate Update

Yesterday we looked at the current real estate market in Rumson, and today we’ll take a look at Fair Haven. Here are the numbers for the past seven (7) years: Year                 Median Selling Price 2005                $645,000 2006                $630,000 2007                $679,000 … Continue reading

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How’s the Real Estate Market in Rumson?

The main article on the front page of today’s Wall Street Journal is “Home Forecast Calls for Pain”. It says that the “experts” are predicting another 2.5% drop in the value of homes this year, and only a 1.1% increase … Continue reading

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