Know Your Nest

May 28, 2020

Why This Summer Is the 2020 Real Estate Season   With stay-at-home orders starting to gradually lift throughout parts of the country, data indicates homebuyers are jumping back into the market. After many families put their plans on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic, what we once called ...

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Experts Predict Economic Recovery Should Begin in the Second Half of the Year     One of the biggest questions we all seem to be asking these days is: When are we going to start to see an economic recovery? As the country begins to slowly reopen, moving forward in strategic phases, ...

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6 Reasons Why Selling Your House on Your Own Is a Mistake   There are many benefits to working with a real estate professional when selling your house. During challenging times like the one we face today, it becomes even more important to have an expert help guide you through the process.

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Will the Housing Market Turn Around This Year?   Today, many people are asking themselves if they should buy or sell a home in 2020. Some have shifted their plans or put them on hold over the past couple of months, and understandably so. Everyone seems to be wondering if the market is ...

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Why the Housing Market Is a Powerful Economic Driver   With businesses starting to slowly open back up again in some parts of the country, it’s important to understand how housing can have a major impact on the recovery of the U.S. economy. As we’ve mentioned before, buying a home is a ...

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Keys to Selling Your House Virtually   In a recent survey by realtor.com, people thinking about selling their homes indicated they’re generally willing to allow their agent and some potential buyers inside if done under the right conditions. They’re less comfortable, however, hosting an ...

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The Economic Impact of Buying a Home   We’re in a changing real estate market, and life, in general, is changing too – from how we grocery shop and meal prep to the ways we can interact with our friends and neighbors. Even practices for engaging with agents, lenders, and all of the ...

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Let’s face it:  Buying a New Jersey home can be intimidating. Not being familiar with the terms used during the process makes it even more so.  Team Nest Builder to the rescue!   Here we supply a list of some of the most common language you’ll hear when buying a home: The best way ...

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Today’s Homebuyers Want Lower Prices. Sellers Disagree.   The uncertainty the world faces today due to the COVID-19 pandemic is causing so many things to change. The way we interact, the way we do business, even the way we buy and sell real estate is changing. This is a moment in time ...

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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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Recession? Yes. Housing Crash? No.   With over 90% of Americans now under a shelter-in-place order, many experts are warning that the American economy is heading toward a recession, if it’s not in one already. What does that mean to the residential real estate market? What is a ...

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Why Home Office Space Is More Desirable Than Ever   For years, we’ve all heard about the most desirable home features buyers are looking for, from upgraded kitchens to remodeled bathrooms, master suites, and more. The latest on the hotlist, however, might surprise you: home offices. In ...

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How to Find the Perfect Real Estate Agent   There’s a ton of real estate information available in the news today and on the Internet. It can be extremely confusing, especially in times of uncertainty like we’re facing right now. If you’re thinking of buying or selling this year, you ...

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The #1 Thing You Can Do Now to Position Yourself to Buy a Home This Year   The last few weeks and months have caused a major health crisis throughout the world, leading to a pause in the U.S. economy as businesses and consumers work to slow the spread of the coronavirus. The rapid spread of ...

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Step into 2 Seneca Trail and this sweet 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom Cape Cod in Sparta’s highly-desirable Lake Mohawk community captures your heart.   Pristine hardwood floors lead you through the light-filled living room past the brick fireplace soon-to-contain a new wood-burning insert. This ...

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Step into 2 Seneca Trail and this sweet 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom Cape Cod in Sparta’s highly-desirable Lake Mohawk community captures your heart.  See for yourself at our OPEN HOUSE Sunday, March 15th, 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Pristine hardwood floors lead you through the light-filled living room past the ...

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Are you looking for a beautiful 4 Bedroom colonial in Sparta? Look no further than 10 Crestview Lane!  This move in ready home recently was reduced to $550,000! This breathtaking 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom Colonial with a heated swimming pool and seasonal lake views perches hillside on 1.44 acres ...

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Are you looking for a beautiful 4 Bedroom colonial in Sparta? Look no further than 10 Crestview Lane! Join us for an OPEN HOUSE on 2/23 from 1-3pm!  This breathtaking 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom Colonial with a heated swimming pool and seasonal lake views perches hillside on 1.44 acres ...

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  Paying too much in Real Estate Taxes? Find out how you could get them reduced!   In this seminar--hosted by Lynn Garafola of Team Nest Builder--you will learn: 4 different “values” for your home (and the differences between them) What is a town wide “REVAL” (revaluation) ...

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Are you looking for a beautiful 4 bedroom colonial in Sparta with a pool? Look no further than 10 Crestview Lane!  PRICE REDUCTION to $559,000. Please join us for an OPEN HOUSE on 2/9 from 1-3pm.  This breathtaking 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom Colonial with a heated swimming pool and seasonal lake ...

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Imagine coming home to a beautiful custom lake home? You will fall in love with this 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom custom home in Sparta’s highly desirable Lake Mohawk Community. 275 East Shore Trail has everything you need! There is a PRICE ADJUSTMENT on this beautiful home! It is now available for ...

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Sparta living at its finest at 345 West Shore Trail!  Find year-round Lake Mohawk AND golf course views from every room on the main level!  You get the best of both worlds with this updated beauty! This beautiful expanded all brick ranch offers an open concept floor plan in the main living ...

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Imagine coming home to a beautiful custom lake home? You will fall in love with this 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom custom home in Sparta’s highly desirable Lake Mohawk Community. It's coming soon! In this lake home you will find a beautiful stone wood-burning fireplace in the warm and inviting ...

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Step into 2 Seneca Trail and this sweet 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom Cape Cod in Sparta’s highly-desirable Lake Mohawk community captures your heart.  See for yourself at our OPEN HOUSE Sunday, January 12th, 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Pristine hardwood floors lead you through the light-filled living room past ...

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WHETHER YOU’VE BEEN NAUGHTY OR NICE, YOU’RE INVITED TO OUR HOLIDAY PARTY! Ho! Ho! Ho! Celebrate the season with Santa, Mrs. Claus and Team Nest Builder during our festive holiday party at Train Creative, Sparta’s renovated Train Station! TO RSVP: TNBevents.com WHEN: Saturday, December 7th, ...

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Lynn Garafola, New Jersey-Licensed Salesperson, Broker and Team Leader of Team Nest Builder, announced that Christa Sorensen has joined Team Nest Builder as the newest sales team member. “Christa will be a huge asset to the Team Nest Builder family,” Garafola said. “She’s dynamic, ...

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Step into 2 Seneca Trail and this sweet 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom Cape Cod in Sparta’s highly-desirable Lake Mohawk community captures your heart.  See for yourself at our OPEN HOUSE Sunday, November 17th, 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Pristine hardwood floors lead you through the light-filled living room past the ...

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Searching for a lovely, bright home possessing the perfect combination of a short commute and a nature-filled neighborhood? You’ve found it in 8 Hibernia Road, Rockaway Township. See for yourself at our OPEN HOUSE Sunday, November 17th, 1-3pm! Pull up to this charming 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom Cape ...

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Searching for a lovely home possessing the perfect combination of a short commute and a nature-filled neighborhood? You’ve found it in 8 Hibernia Road, Rockaway Township. Pull up to this charming 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom Cape Cod located on almost a half-an-acre to discover a front yard peach tree ...

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Seeking a fantastic Colonial home in the Sparta area? Sunday's your lucky day! Team Nest Builder offers THREE OPEN HOUSES for gorgeous Colonials in the Sparta area (two in Sparta, one in Andover) this Sunday, November 10th, from 1-3pm. Visit them all! 10 Crestview Lane, Sparta Just ...

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