Tenafly Resident Nicole Chessin Competes for Miss New Jersey USA 2014

Tenafly Resident Nicole Chessin Competes for Miss New Jersey USA 2014

by Broadwayworld  News Desk – Nicole Chessin, 22, of Tenafly will compete for the title of MISS NEW JERSEY USA 2014 today, October 18th – 20th, 2013 at the Hilton Parsippany Hotel in Parsippany, NJ. Miss Chessin is the daughter of Diane and Michael, and sister of Bradford. She just completed her undergraduate BBA in [...]

Tenafly Million-Dollar Market & Up Is On The Rise…But Are Prices Really Up?

Million Dollar

When comparing the average sold prices for the period ending August 31 to the same period last year, the average sold price show a 20% increase! But did Tenafly home prices really go up 20% ? This blog does not think so. When analyzing the breakdown of sales  by price range what we find is [...]

New Principal for Stillman Elementary School in Tenafly

New Principal for Stillman Elemntary

By Stephanie Simone / Northern Valley Suburbanite Gayle Lander was appointed to the post principal at Stillman Elementary School starting thie September with the new school year.  Lander has been a teacher at the Smith Elementary School for 19 years prior to her new appointment. According to Superintendent Lynn Trager, Lander “….went through a very thorough process [...]

Increased Activity in Sales of Single Family Homes

Single Family Home Sales   Tenafly Real Estate Blog

Single Family Home Sales in 14 Bergen County Towns Jan  to July 2013 vs. Jan-July 2012   Town 2013       2012      %   Tenafly 88 91 -3% Alpine 9 8 12% Bergenfield 97 68 43% Closter 56 47 19% Cresskill 49 36 36% Demarest 24 27 -11% Englewood 76 58 31% E Cliffs 26 [...]

Power Outages Hit Tenafly Neighborhoods

Power Outage in Tenafly

Tenafly residents have dealt recently with tow power outages that lasted for hours creating inconveniences to residents and to businesses. Residents of Tenafly don’t really  understands why the outages kept happening.  People just  speculated that an antiquated power system was to blame. The outages in town have become more frequent in recent years resulting   in having many residents investing in expensive back up [...]

Tenafly has announced its 2013 Summer Concert Series

Tenafly Summer Concerts

  Tenafly has announced its 2013 Summer Concert Series. Concerts will be held throughout the summer on Tuesdays and Thursdays in borough parks. The Tuesday concerts will be held in Huyler Park starting at 7:00 p.m. and Thursday concerts will be held at Davis-Johnson Park at 7:00 p.m. The  concerts will feature popular music , Jazz, Broadway [...]

Bergen County NJ Real Estate Market Update

Bergen Market Real Estate Update

Bergen County is experiencing a continued increase in sales vs the same period last year. Below are some indicators evidencing the strength of the market  in such towns as Tenafly , Demarest and Norwood  (data is updated as of May 31-2013)   All residential cumulative  sales are up 15.5% vs the same period in 2012 [...]

Are Bergen County Home Sales On The Way to Pre – Recession Levels?

Demand for Homes is Growing in Tenafly

Purchase demand has expanded in Bergen County and New Jersey by an astounding 58% over the last two years. The “Buy Now Pay Less” mood among home buyers has created a sense of urgency that is reflected in the reduced number of days on market it takes for homes to sell and the increase in [...]

Summer Events and Summer Camps In & Around Tenafly

Summer Camps In Tenafly

Find the best camps/activities  for every child , age or purpose in and around Tenafly on “Our Community Online”  amazing Summer Camp Guide Reposted from Summer Camp Guide 2013 Find Your Local Weekly Camp Here Are You Looking For Weekly Activities this Summer? Our Community Online has camp suggestions for every child which range from creative to sporty and everything [...]

Can The Bergen County Real Estate Market Sustain Its Recovery If Interest Rates Were To Rise?

Low Interest Rates In Bergen County

Does the increase in demand  in  towns such as Tenafly means that the housing market is back? One of the main factors fueling the demand to purchase are the incredibly low interest rates.  In fact   current mortgage rates are about 49% lower than they were when housing prices peaked in the summer of 2006. A [...]