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December 11, 2017
172 Lloyd Road, Montclair, New Jersey 07042 | Stanton Realtors

Home Buyers Kept Pace in Nov. | Shrewd Home Sellers Prepping Now

For Sale – 172 Lloyd Road, Montclair, New Jersey 07042 Home Buyers Kept Pace in November Shrewd Home Sellers Prepping Now Last month’s market was marked by continued buyer activity and low inventory. There were 22 new listings, 5 of […]
November 13, 2017

Local Real Estate Market Ramps Up for Fall

Local Real Estate Market Ramps Up for Fall October was a busy month for Montclair real estate, making up for a slow September, as buyers and sellers got out of summer mode. Overall inventory grew with 54 new listings coming […]
November 10, 2017

Seller Pro Tips – Prepare Now to Sell in 2018

Seller Pro Tips Prepare Now to Sell in 2018 It may seem like there’s a lot of time between now and next year, but it has come down to only a matter of weeks. Here are a few of my […]
October 5, 2017
Opportunities for Sellers - Stanton Company Realtors 124 Gordonhurst Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey 07043

Quiet September Extends Fall Opportunities for Sellers

Open House – this Sunday October 8th, 2-4PM 124 Gordonhurst Avenue, Montclair, N.J. Quiet September Extends Fall Opportunities for Sellers The September market was a bit tepid this year, while certain sellers of mid-market properties were receiving multiple offers. Within the local market, […]
September 14, 2017
228 South Mountain Avenue, Montclair, N.J. Stanton

Want to Sell or Buy? Time to Prepare Yourself

228 South Mountain Avenue, Montclair, N.J. Want to Sell or Buy? Time to Prepare Yourself Contact me for guidance to successfully navigate the market this season. With cooler temperatures starting to come back, students in school again, and the leaves just […]
August 6, 2017
real estate sales prices, Stanton Realtors, Montclair NJ, Real estate, houses, homes

New Record High Real Estate Sales Prices on Many Streets

New Record High Prices on Many Streets A strong 2017 Spring market in Montclair led to new record high real estate sales prices* on 25 streets in town, with several others approaching top prices. >> Contact me to find out […]
July 21, 2017
Montclair Real Estate

Thinking of selling? Highlight Features of Your Home in Summer

Highlight Features of your home in Summer Thinking of selling in the next year? Capture your home’s best features now in the summer so you can put them front and center in the cold and rainy months. Want to know […]
July 20, 2017

Evidence of Town-wide Increases in Home Values

Sales Results Indicate Town-wide Increases in Home Values In June there were 77 closed sales, 63 of which sold for more than asking price. The average 9.4% premium over asking prices across all closed sales is significant and indicative of […]
January 14, 2013

Tax Appeals

Tax appeal season is upon us. There are a few opportunities for successful appeals, but far fewer than prior to the reassessment. If you need advice on how to file an appeal or whether it may be worth your time, […]
February 13, 2013

Will Montclair Break the $2 million Ceiling?

Will Montclair Break the $2,000,000 Ceiling? There hasn’t been a home sale in Montclair in excess of $2 million since 6/20/2011, when there were four that Spring. Stanton Co. did sell a home last year for $1,999,999, but still short […]
March 13, 2013

Managing Multiple Offers

Multiple offers on homes have been common of late and they can be difficult to navigate for buyers and sellers. No deal is a straight line to close, and we try to navigate the twists and turns as best we […]
June 11, 2013
Bear Sighting!

Bear Sighting!

Montclair, not the ideal location for a bear. Montclair played host to a pair of bears this week; the first bears in town in anyone’s memory. One bear who found himself in Watchung Park, pretty much right in the center […]
August 21, 2013

Homeowner’s Insurance Tips from a Pro

We always recommend keeping careful inventory of valuables and electronics via photos or video which should be kept in safe place away from the property. Hurricane Sandy has had a profound effect on homeowner’s insurance premiums, and clients will continue […]
November 13, 2013

Multiple Offers; How to know which offer is best?

One of our agents at Stanton Company did such a great job marketing one of our listings that there were 5 offers made right off the bat! Now it is as easy as just picking the highest offer, right? Often […]
December 11, 2013
Stanton Realtors

A Question on Open Houses – Are they good for sellers or good for agents?

The answer is open houses are good for both. Some believe that open houses are just a means for agents to get new prospective buyers who are starting their search. While it is true that open houses can help agents find new […]
January 15, 2014

Trends for 2014

Pricing Sweet Spot We foresee a continued shortage of inventory in Montclair, which will buoy prices though probably not as sharply as in the past year. We expect the highest demand to continue to be for houses with renovated kitchens and […]
January 25, 2014

Tax Appeal Time

The window for Essex County tax appeals is now open through April 1 and I can help. Increasing prices make a successful tax appeal more of a challenge, but opportunities still exist. We had a buyer close on a house […]