2015 Niche Rankings names the Millburn School District #1 in the entire state!
Best Public School Districts ranks 8,738 school districts based on dozens of key statistics and 4.6 million opinions from 280,000 students and parents. A high ranking indicates that the district contains great schools with exceptional teachers, sufficient resources, and a diverse set of high-achieving students who rate their experiences very highly. More here.
￼ US News and World Report published an article on the 9 red flags to watch out for when selecting a Realtor. While we pass with flying colors in our market, we are amazed how people:
Hire an agent based on an unrealistic value the agent gives for a house just to get the listing.
Hire a an agent that only does Real Estate part time.
Hire a relative.
Hire an agent that not a neighborhood specialist.
Hire an agent based on a cut rate commission.
Hire an agent because his or her face is on an advertised site.
Hire an agent who doesn’t deal with specific property types.
Hire an agent who doesn’t deal with your specific price range.
Chatham jumped to #1 based on changed criteria (yet again).... Millburn went from 8th to 5th, Chatham from 20th to 1st (wonder where the editor lives). The Rankings will be published September 2nd and the top 10 are:
1. Chatham High School (Morris County) 5. Millburn High School (Essex County) 6. New Providence High School (Union County) * Inside NJ Ranks Millburn #2 Making Millburn the only high school in the top 10 in both lists.
Time Magazine Names Short Hills THE wealthiest town in the US!!! Eat your heart out 90210. Link to article here. Time Magazine has named Short Hills (in Millburn) the wealthiest town in the country, this has made a hot market in all the towns along the train line even more desirable. There are multiple offers, disappointments, and tough lessons for the unprepared, which along with changing lender requirements is definitely catching some buyers by surprise. Call us right away if you're serious about real estate in this area because you may very well not know what you don't know!
Congratulations to Alex Silberman for being named the 2016 New Jersey Association of Realtors Technology Vice Chair and Committee Member for the FOURTH year and member of the Professional Standards Committee for the second year.
Custom Polygon and Radius Searches are now available to you!
Want to look in one side of the street and not the other? We can define a customized search map for you and you won't need to do any math.