Know Your Nest

July 26, 2019

Do you desire sophisticated living in a serene country setting? Look no further than 2 Liberty Trail! This regal 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom center hall Colonial located in Country Lane at Andover Township rests on 3.8+ quiet, tree-lined acres for your enjoyment. See for yourself at our OPEN HOUSE this ...

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Do your desire sophisticated living in a serene country setting? Look no further than 2 Liberty Trail! This regal 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom center hall Colonial located in Country Lane at Andover Township rests on 3.8+ quiet, tree-lined acres for your enjoyment. You’ll love the updated gourmet ...

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Thinking about purchasing a home but not sure if now’s the right time?  Here’s a Team Nest Builder tip: consider the cost of WAITING to buy that home.   “Cost of Waiting to Buy” is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices and interest rates increased over a period of ...

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Seeking a new home with a huge, amazing yard in Sparta? Whether you desire a historic Cape Cod or a gorgeous Colonial, Team Nest Builder has you covered with OPEN HOUSES for 2 Sparta homes, both with fantastic yards, this Sunday, July 21st from 1-3 p.m.! 135 Sterling Hill Road, Sparta Fall in ...

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Fall in love with this charming 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom Cape Cod, tucked away up a private drive on 4.54 picturesque acres, surrounded by majestic trees and fun trails. Sparta’s 135 Sterling Hill Road is the home you’ve been seeking! According to local lore, this 1913 character-filled gem was ...

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Considering selling your current New Jersey home and moving up to a premium/luxury home?  Now’s the time! Team Nest Builder explains why here... Homes priced at the top 25% of the price range for a particular area of the country are considered “premium homes.” In today’s real estate market, ...

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Today’s 55+ retirement communities offer independent living, age-restricted residences for those who want to downsize and live a more maintenance–free lifestyle. These communities shouldn’t be confused with nursing homes or assisted living facilities. Many times, older adults move to these ...

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Delight and awe family and friends with your new home at 4 Mill Creek Road--a 4-bedroom, 2.5 bathroom center hall Colonial with the unofficial best backyard in all of Sparta!  Check it out at our OPEN HOUSE Sunday, June 30th from 1-3pm! Located in the lovely Sparta Mountain Reserve, this ...

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Delight and awe family and friends with your new home at 4 Mill Creek Road--a 4-bedroom, 2.5 bathroom center hall Colonial with the unofficial best backyard in all of Sparta!   Located in the lovely Sparta Mountain Reserve, this fantastic home greets you with gorgeous landscaping including a ...

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It's a beautiful weekend for finding your new home!  Team Nest Builder offers 2 fantastic Sparta homes at our OPEN HOUSES at both on Sunday, June 23rd, from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.  Don't miss your chance--these will move FAST! 79 Hidden Glen Drive, Sparta Seeking a traditionally-elegant home ...

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Shhhh....these 2 fantastic Sparta homes haven't hit the market yet, but they will soon! Take a sneak peek now before they're snapped up by someone else, and mark your calendar for our OPEN HOUSES at both on Sunday, June 23rd, from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. 79 Hidden Glen Drive Seeking a ...

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Owning a Morris or Sussex County home typically means taking on at least a few home renovation projects.  So, why not appear on one of those cool home renovation reality shows? Not so fast! Before starting down that path, check out the good, bad and ugly of reality TV home renovation.  Still into ...

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Team Nest Builder’s Sparta Mountain Community Garage Sale involving 50 households takes over Sparta Mountain Saturday, June 8th, from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (rain or shine). “We love organizing this fun, annual community event,” says Lynn Garafola, Team Nest Builder Team Leader, “Neighbors and shoppers ...

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When starting their Northern New Jersey new home search, many homebuyers seek colonial homes simply because that’s the style with which they’re most familiar. Unfortunately, they may be missing out on their dream homes due to their lack of knowledge regarding the outstanding benefits of ...

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According to CoreLogic, from 2006 to 2014 “there were 7.3 million housing foreclosures and 1.9 million short sales.” The hesitation some Americans feel after experiencing a foreclosure brings to mind the old saying: “Fool me once- shame on you. Fool me twice- shame on me.” According to the 2019 ...

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In today’s real estate market, low inventory dominates the conversation in many areas of the country. It can often be frustrating to be a first-time homebuyer if you aren’t prepared.  In a realtor.com article entitled, “How to Find Your Dream Home—Without Losing Your Mind,” the author highlights ...

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You’ll delight in 8 Patricia Lane!  Come see for yourself at our OPEN HOUSE this Sunday, May 19th from 1-3pm. This gorgeous 4BR, 4.5-bathroom custom home with a heated pool lies on 1.4 pristinely-landscaped acres offering privacy combined with loads of entertaining space at the end of a quiet ...

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Did you realize food pantry shortages INCREASE during the summer months? Decreased donation and increased need due to the summer break from school lunch and breakfast programs leave many Sussex County families hungry.   Enter Foodstock:  an annual spring countywide food drive started 16 years ...

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You’ll delight in 8 Patricia Lane! Check it out for yourself at our OPEN HOUSE this Saturday, May 11th from 1-3pm. This 4BR, 4.5-bathroom custom home with a heated pool lies on 1.4 pristinely-landscaped acres offering privacy combined with loads of entertaining space at the end of a quiet ...

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You’ll delight in 8 Patricia Lane! This 4BR, 4.5-bathroom custom home with a heated pool lies on 1.4 pristinely-landscaped acres offering privacy combined with loads of entertaining space at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in Sparta’s prestigious Sussex Mills section. A backyard oasis offers ...

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Whether you're seeking a Sparta home that's custom, quaint or Colonial, with a pond or a pool, Team Nest Builder has you covered! Check out one or all of our THREE OPEN HOUSES this Sunday May 5th, from 1-3pm: 368 West Mountain Road:  Sophisticated Serenity in a Sparta 5BR Custom ...

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Saving for a down payment is often the biggest hurdle for a first-time homebuyer.  Depending on where you live, median income, median rents, and home prices all vary. Here, Team Nest Builder shares how long it takes on average to save for a down payment in each state. Using data from HUD, Census ...

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If you're seeking a big, historical 5BR Sparta home Team Nest Builder's Lynn Garafola has you covered!  Hit your OPEN HOUSE this Sunday, April 28th from 1-3pm:  30 Glen Road Beautiful chestnut and cherry woodwork, stained glass and many original fixtures highlight this 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom ...

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Your dream home awaits at 20 Waters Edge Drive in Sparta, New Jersey!  This 4BR, 2.5-bathroom beauty boasts fantastic upgrades throughout the home, but it’s the backyard pool oasis that’ll truly make you fall head-over-heels in love! Built in 2012, the propane-heated, salt-water, vinyl-lined ...

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Seeking a historic home with lots of space and character?  30 Glen Road awaits you! Check it out at our OPEN HOUSE Sunday, April 28th, from 1-3pm. Beautiful chestnut and cherry woodwork, stained glass and many original fixtures highlight this 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom beauty built in 1902. Upon ...

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Think you know all about buying a home in today's market? Think again! Read on as Team Nest Builder slays the top myths about the homebuying process! Highlights: The average down payment for first-time homebuyers is only 6%! Mortgage interest rates have been on the decline ...

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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! Check it out at our OPEN HOUSE this Sunday, April 14th from 1-3pm! This ultra-cool home perched hillside on 1.9 nature-filled acres offers modern living at its finest.

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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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