Average fixed-rate mortgage rates have been slowly increasing since May, but took their biggest upwards leap this past week with mortgage rates now averaging 4.45% in the Northeast region, the highest it has been since July 28, 2011. The rise in rates has cut into the purchasing power of buyers and, added a sense of urgency to their decision making … [Read More…]
Tenafly’s emergency management coordinator & councilman Anthony Barzelatto recently delivered a presentation on how to protect your family and property during storms and other natural disaster events. The presentation was delivered at the Senior Center on July 18th as part of the town’s and Bergen County’s efforts to enhance & implement lessons learned during the storms of Sandy in 2012, … [Read More…]
Tenafly lost power on Friday afternoon for a couple of hours. This is the third time this summer that the borough is losing power. It was not clear whether the outage was related to recent disruptions of power in the borough or was caused by an excessive use of electricity because of the heat. With the current lasting heat wave … [Read More…]
A $61.8 million budget was adopted by the Tenafly district board of education officials. Unlike the budget of 2011-2012 the new budget will not have a public vote because the state legislation allows school districts to adopt the budget as long as it stays within the mandated 2% tax levy cap. The November 5th general will include the vote for school board … [Read More…]
Tenafly New Residents… Mark Your Calendars …September 12th – New Resident Welcome Event, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Tenafly New Residents are invited to the Tenafly Welcome! Committee New Resident Event on Thursday, September 12, 2013, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Peace Plaza at the Municipal Complex, 100 Riveredge Road. The Tenafly Mayor & Council, Borough Officials, Department Heads, the Board of Education Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent, Board of Education Members, School Principals and Vice Principals … [Read More…]
Single Family Home Sales in 14 Bergen County Towns January to June 2013 vs. January to June 2012 is up 13% Town 2013 2012 % Tenafly 61 62 -2% Alpine 8 8 0% Bergenfield 83 60 38% Closter 45 41 10% Cresskill 38 27 41% Demarest 17 23 -26% Englewood 62 48 29% E Cliffs 19 28 -32% Fort Lee 30 36 -17% … [Read More…]