Real Estate

July 22, 2019

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - When property tax bills arrive this week, homeowners will notice a tax reduction. According to Mayor Keith Kazmark, a home with an assessed vallue of $345,000 will see a reduction in taxes of $155. Kazmark credits the reduction on teamwork. "This is a combination of ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Shore homeowners who rent directly to vacationers are looking to salvage at least part of the summer from having to collect a new 11.6 percent tax on those short-term rentals. The state Legislature has passed a bill (A4814) that ensures these homeowners are not subject to a 2018 ...

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NEWARK, NJ - It took years for a bill that gives municipalities a tool to sell blighted properties through land banks to get the final approving pen stroke from a New Jersey governor. But Wednesday, the stroke of the pen finally happened in Newark.  “[This gives] flexibility that allows you ...

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NEWARK, NJ - The once-vacant Second Presbyterian Church on the corner of James and Washington streets is now home to 400 Audible technologists and designers. Preserved stained glass windows now serve as the backdrop for the audiobook giant’s employees, who also get to enjoy amenities like a ...

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PATERSON, NJ - “There is a great deal of potential in the First Ward,” Councilman Michael Jackson told a crowd of approximately 25 that gathered at his invitation at his Downtown restaurant in January. “We are on the cusp of breaking it wide open, of getting shovels in the ground and going ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – On Wednesday, Westfield Garden State Plaza, the largest mall in New Jersey, announced plans to transform several acres of its parking lots into a mixed-use town center. Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield unveiled its big news on the anniversary of the mall’s grand opening more than six ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — A new video in BuzzFeed’s Unsolved True Crime series delves into the case of who sent creepy, threatening letters to a family who bought the Dutch colonial home at 657 Boulevard. Titled “The Eerie Case of the Watcher,” the video's hosts go into detail about the letters ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - If you have $1.2 million to spare, you, too, can live like a New York Yankee Hall of Famer. The house on Lake Mahopac (318 West Lake Blvd.), owned by former Yankee and Met manager Joe Torre, has been on the market since last summer and real estate agent Claire Hoch of the ...

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NEW JERSEY -- The average American household spends $2,279 on property taxes for their homes each year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. In light of this, it’s little surprise that more than $14 billion in property taxes go unpaid each year, according to the National Tax Lien Association. To ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- Little Falls ranks in the top 100 safest cities in New Jersey, according to a new report published by the National Council for Home Safety and Security, a trade association of security professionals that advocates for safe communities and home safety.  "Mayor James B. Damiano ...

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TRENTON, NJ – In 2016, 53 people in New Jersey loss their lives in a fire and another 239 sustained injuries from deadly blazes. Legislation sponsored by state Assembly members Annette Quijano, Joe Danielsen and Annette Chaparro hopes to prevent such deaths and injuries as part of the “New Home ...

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NEWARK, NJ - The new owners of three massive Gateway Center buildings plan to reinvent the skyway leading to Newark Penn Station, ROI-NJ and other media outlets have reported. An announcement about Onyx Equities, Garrison Investment Group, Axonic Capital and Taconic Capital Advisors entering ...

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