Know Your Nest

April 8, 2019

The housing market remains a hot topic in the news, and it can be a bit confusing to understand what’s really going on with interest rates and home prices.  The solution? Three easy-to-understand graphs! Here, Team Nest Builder shares data along with a quote from chief economists who have their ...

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Grab this price-improved 3BR colonial located on prestigious Sparta Mountain before it's GONE!  Check out 9 Upper Glen Lake Road in Sparta this Sunday, April 7th from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. at our OPEN HOUSE! This beautiful 3BR, 2.5-bathroom home lies on a quiet street filled with wonderful neighbors ...

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Thanks to cutting-edge video technology being employed by Team Nest Builder, everyone can now tour Sparta’s historic 58-acre Chaumont estate from the comfort of their homes! Visitors to www.chaumontestate.com can click on "Tour the Home & Property", then click again on the top video bearing the ...

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Are you seeking a beautiful, contemporary 3-bedroom home in a fantastic Sparta setting? Get ready for 460 West Mountain Road! This ultra-cool home perched hillside on 1.9 nature-filled acres offers modern living at its finest. Three levels boast bedrooms, each with a full bathroom and balcony, ...

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Don’t be daunted by the home-buying process!  Just follow these 10 steps: Team Nest Builder helps you with each home-buying step in ways other agents simply don’t: Glenn Garafola, our highly-experienced Client Care Manager, guides you through the entire process every step of the way for ...

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People often think of tax refunds as ‘extra money’ that can be used toward larger goals. Team Nest Builder knows that for anyone looking to buy a home in 2019, your tax refund can be a great jump start toward a down payment! According to data released by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), ...

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If you live in Sussex, Morris, Hunterdon or Warren County and your home needs a new roof, you’re in luck! Jeff Alte Jr. Roofing & Siding of Hackettstown will be giving away a free roof to a family in one of these counties through the national No Roof Left Behind program. No Roof Left Behind ...

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Know this:  Unless you’re living somewhere rent-free, you’re paying a mortgage – either yours or your landlord’s. Buying your own home provides you with a form of ‘forced savings’ that allows you to use your monthly housing costs to increase your family’s wealth.  Team Nest Builder explains how ...

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It’s your lucky day! You’ve just found the beautiful, nature-surrounded 4BR home you’ve been seeking--but you’ll have to act quickly or it’ll disappear! Welcome to 6 Arielle Way in Sparta!  Check it out this St. Patrick’s Day, Sunday, March 17th from 1 p.m. - 3.p.m. at our OPEN HOUSE! This 4BR, ...

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It’s your lucky day! You’ve just found the beautiful, nature-surrounded 4BR home you’ve been seeking--but you’ll have to act quickly or it’ll disappear! Welcome to 6 Arielle Way in Sparta!  Check it out this St. Patrick’s Day, Sunday, March 17th from 1 p.m. - 3.p.m. at our OPEN HOUSE! This 4BR, ...

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Spring has sprung, and it’s a great time to buy a New Jersey home! Here Team Nest Builder provides four reasons to consider buying today instead of waiting. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest U.S. Home Price Insights reports that home prices appreciated by 4.4% over the last 12 ...

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Your hunt for a fantastic 4BR home just ended! Welcome to 10 Stacey Court in Sparta!  Check it out this Sunday, March 10th from 1 p.m. - 3.p.m. at our OPEN HOUSE! This gorgeous colonial 4BR, 3.5 bathroom beauty boasts lovely landscaping, a huge deck for entertaining friends and family, and a ...

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Just like our clocks this weekend, in the majority of the country, the housing market will soon “spring forward!” Team Nest Builder explains that similar to tension in a spring, the lack of inventory available for sale has been holding back the market. Many New Jersey home sellers believe ...

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If you're longing for a beautiful home in a wonderful setting, don't miss your chance to check out TWO Sparta Mountain homes at Team Nest Builder OPEN HOUSES this Sunday, March 3rd, from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.! 9 Crystal Rock Road You’ll love coming home to 9 Crystal Rock Road in Sparta, New ...

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Seeking live entertainment this weekend at a super price?  Team Nest Builder recommends looking no further than Sparta's high school drama departments!  Musical theatre abounds in Sparta this weekend as both Sparta High School and Pope John XXIII Regional High School take to their stages to perform ...

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Grab this just-listed 4BR colonial located on prestigious Sparta Mountain before it's GONE!  Check out 9 Upper Glen Lake Road in Sparta this Sunday, February 24th from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. at our OPEN HOUSE! This beautiful 4BR, 2.5-bathroom home lies on a quiet street filled with wonderful neighbors ...

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If you're 55+ and seeking a 1-bedroom apartment in the heart of Sparta, NJ--here's your chance!  This fantastic 1BR apartment , #203, can be YOURS.  What makes a Seasons at Sparta apartment so special? Read on...   Location, Location, Location Being nestled in the heart of ...

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Seeking an amazing Sparta 4BR home?  Look no further than 28 Waters Edge ! Check it out at our OPEN HOUSE this Sunday, February 17th from 1-3pm---you'll fall in love! Perched handsomely on an acre in the beautiful Sparta Mountain community, 28 Waters Edge offers a 4BR 2.5 Bathroom home with ...

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It’s common knowledge that a great number of homes sell during the spring buying season. For that reason, many homeowners hold off putting their homes on the market until then. Team Nest Builder explains why this is not a good strategy. The other listings that come out in the spring represent ...

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Longing to live the lake lifestyle? Today's your lucky day! Check out this amazing 3BR home with water views, available in Sparta's highly-desirable Lake Mohawk community! See it for yourself at our OPEN HOUSE, Sunday, February 10th from 1pm-3pm. 137 Hillside Road, Sparta This 3 bedroom, ...

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The largest obstacle renters face when planning to buy a home? Saving for a down payment. Rising rents amplify this challenge by eating into the amount of money renters have leftover for savings each month after paying expenses. In combination with higher rents, survey after survey shows that ...

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Lynn Garafola, New Jersey-Licensed Salesperson, Broker and Team Leader of Team Nest Builder, announced that Karen Horowitz has joined the team as the newest sales team member. “I’m thrilled to welcome Karen to the Sparta office and the Team Nest Builder family,” Garafola said. “She possesses ...

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If you're 55+ and seeking a 1-bedroom apartment in the heart of Sparta, NJ--here's your chance!  We've JUST LISTED a fantastic 1BR apartment, 84 Sparta Ave., #203,  and it can be YOURS.  What makes a Seasons at Sparta apartment so special? Read on... Location, Location, Location Being nestled ...

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Lynn Garafola, New Jersey-Licensed Salesperson, Broker and Team Leader of Team Nest Builder, announced that free Home Buyer/Home Seller Insider Sessions offering important, timely, locally-focused real estate information will take place Saturday, February 9, from 1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. (home buyer) ...

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If you’ve ever watched “The Price is Right,” you know that the only way to win is to be the one to correctly guess the price of the item you want without going over! That means your guess must be just slightly under the retail price. In today’s shifting real estate market, with more inventory ...

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Have you heard that the housing market is softening? Team Nest Builder knows buyer traffic has decreased. There are fewer purchasers in the market than there were last month and at this time last year. What you may not have heard, however, is that there’s still a severe shortage of listing ...

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Planning on listing your house for sale in 2019? First, check out Team Nest Builder’s recommendation for the top four home improvement projects to net you the most Return on Investment (ROI). Get ready to renovate! Curious about what YOUR New Jersey home is worth?  Click HERE now to find ...

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Want to know where the housing market is headed in 2019? Team Nest Builder knows! Highlights: ­Interest rates are projected to increase steadily throughout 2019, but buyers will still be able to lock in a rate lower than their parents or grandparents did when they bought their ...

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Longing to live the lake lifestyle? Today's your lucky day! Check out this amazing home with water views, available in Sparta's highly-desirable Lake Mohawk community! See it for yourself at our OPEN HOUSE, Sunday, December 30th from 1pm-3pm. 137 Hillside Road, Sparta   This 3 bedroom, 2 ...

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Longing to live the lake lifestyle? Today's your lucky day! Check out our this amazing home available in Sparta's highly desirable Lake Mohawk community!  137 Hillside Road, Sparta This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home at 137 Hillside Road, Sparta, features a wood burning insert in the living room ...

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