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Sal Poliandro. Thoughts on Ridgewood Real Estate, Wyckoff Real Estate, Bergen County Schools and our local area. The Housing Market, Short Sales and other things that are top of mind.



Recently released statistics from New Jersey's multiple listing service (NJMLS) have shown that Bergen County real estate is stable.  The data indicates that the Bergen County market has not experienced a double-digit price decline and activity is actually up 49% from the previous quarter. When c...
I want to introduce everyone to a great website created by the RealSource Association of Realtors - northern New Jersey's real estate association.  The website,, is a public education initiative to educate consumers on the true state of the market in northern New Jersey.  Its...
To compliment my blog from a couple of days ago on how real estate is a long-term, not short-term investment, below is a chart detailing the median and average sale prices of new houses sold in the U.S.  This chart has data all the way back to the 1960s!  Overall, you can see that real estate ris...
BREAKING NEWS!!!! Just announced at the Democratic convention in Colorado. Bergen County Realtor and Short Sale Guy, Sal Poliandro is running for president. A virtual unknown, your short sale guy realtor is getting the nod from an aggressive grass roots campaign. It's been a long time in the maki...
Flipping through the real estate section of the Sunday paper this past weekend I came across a story that speaks wonders to the real estate market.  The headline of the article was "Time to nibble on property?"  The article was about how real estate is a long-term investment.  Many people I speak...
Sure the real estate market is down nationwide and home prices are declining.  But the slump is on a national level.  Here in Bergen County, New Jersey, some areas are up and continuing to rise.  There are other areas of Bergen County that have not fared so well. So when articles come out with he...
I was talking to a buddy of mine today. He is a pastor in Long Island, NY. He used to be the youth pastor at my old church, a few years ago he planted a church nearby. He tells me that someone in his congregation hit lotto, then get this, called him up and donated ALL the winnings to the church h...
As I was browsing the internet this afternoon, I came across the article below about how a realtor in Las Vegas is suing USA Today.  She is alleging that an article in the paper caused her subseqent firing and thus ending her real estate career. We all have lost business due to the economic condi...
The Barclay's heads to the Ridgewood Country Club this week for the first time in its history.  Ridgewood, New Jersey is buzzing with PGA Tour fever as the players head to town looking to capture the trophy.  The final field for the Barclays was announced yesterday afternoon.  Although 144 player...
Alpine, New Jersey is one of Bergen County's upper-crest towns.  Located in the north-eastern corner of the county, Alpine is located near the Hudson River, across from Yonkers, New York.  The town boasts an impressive list of former and current residents.  Comedian Chris Rock, musician P. Diddy,...

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