westfield nj: Westfield NJ Real Estate Market Report 2008 vs. 2009 - 02/02/10 06:13 AM
We've just released our latest market summary report for Westfield, NJ real estate. If you want to find out what happened with sales in 2009, or what your house might be worth now compared to a year ago check out our full blog article Westfield NJ Real Estate Market Report and see how we're looking in Westfield.
All in all, we ended the year just about flat on sales activity, but due to a surge in listing inventory, the average sales price in Westfield dropped about 10% in 2009, most of which occured in the first quarter.
 
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westfield nj: Best Restaurants in Union County, NJ - 11/17/09 03:37 AM
Well let the friendly battle begin. We've started a campaign to develop our own "Best Of The Area" list, and I figured I'd start with one of my favorite categories. RESTAURANTS! If you have a favorite restaurant in the Union County area, or know of friends who might want to contribute, share this blog post and the link below to get in on the conversation.
Click Here to View the Blog Conversation
Thanks for participating!
Sean Carroll - Realtor, Associate
RE/MAX Classic Group
www.TeamCarrollNJ.com
908-898-0800 - office
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westfield nj: Westfield NJ Real Estate and Homes Report - 09/25/09 06:36 AM
We have just completed the analysis of the Westfield NJ Real Estate market and compared it to a year ago, and also compared it to the peak of 2005-2006. There are some interesting statistics that can help you if you are a buyer or seller in today's real estate market in Westfield, or even if you are a homeowner who is just curious.
To view the complete article, Click Here
Thanks for reading, and check back for more updates about local real estate
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westfield nj: Westfield NJ Real Estate and Information - 09/18/09 08:35 AM
Team Carroll is very proud to share our new community pages specifically designed to help you learn more about the lovely communities we serve. Today, our spotlight is on Westfield. Click the link below to check out some great information about Westfield, NJ, and a bit about real estate in the area.
Westfield NJ Information
Thanks for reading!!
 
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westfield nj: Selling/Buying Westfield NJ Area Real Estate at the Same Time??? Read This First!!! - 04/07/09 10:18 AM
I have spoken to several potential sellers in the past few weeks and all of them share one thing in common. They are not happy with the price they can get for their house compared to what they could get just 5 or 6 short months ago.
Here in the Cranford, Westfield, Union County NJ area, we saw a 10-15% price drop in a VERY Short period of time from the 4th quarter last year through 1st quarter this year. For sellers who were counting on $500k for their listing before the holidays, when they find out they can get 450k … (2 comments)

westfield nj: Westfield and Cranford NJ Homes For Sale Under $400,000 - 03/23/09 06:05 AM
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westfield nj: Westfield NJ Real Estate and Homes Sold Report - 02/04/09 08:36 AM
Here are the raw numbers for Westfield NJ for the 2 month period from December 1 through January 31. Later this week, I will be posting the 4th quarter numbers and comparing that quarter to the 3rd quarter and the 4th quarter from a year ago, so you can see where are market is, and maybe even where it is going.
Here is the data for those 2 months:
Closed Sales: 19 (this is very low compared to past months)
Avg. Sales Price: $785,842
Avg. Final List Price: $828,421
List to Sale Price Ratio: 94.8% (this is as low as I've seen this … (0 comments)

westfield nj: Westfield NJ Real Estate Market Report - Month ending August 2008 - 09/12/08 09:44 AM
Here are the raw numbers for Westfield, NJ Real Estate for the Month Ending August 31, 2008.
Average Sales Price: $797,043
Average Days on Market: 92
Average List to Sale Price Ratio: 94.6%
Closed Transactions: 35
The sales activity remained consistent with July's numbers, as this has been overall a very healthy summer for Westfield, NJ real estate sales in terms of closed transactions. Check back for year over year comparisons, as well as quarterly comparisons, so we can see where we are in the market trends.
Buyers: Opportunities to buy into this great town of Westfield are many. But you have to act … (0 comments)

westfield nj: Westfield NJ Real Estate Report - What's Goin' On Out There? - 07/12/08 06:31 AM
Here are the raw numbers for Westfield NJ Real Estate for the month ending June 2008
Closed Sales : 41
Average Sales Price: $830,695
Averages Days on Market: 59
List to Sale Price Ratio: 95.1%
This was a brisk month for sales in Westfield, and as you will see when I compare year over year, the market in our local area is still a healthy one for anyone looking to sell a home. PRICE it right, stage it well, market it well with a great Realtor, and you will still sell your home! Buyers, the homes that are priced properly are … (2 comments)

westfield nj: Westfield NJ Homes Report - Month Ending May 2008 - 06/05/08 06:41 AM
Westfield NJ continues to be a popular option for home buyers in our area, as the quality of schools, downtown shopping, and NYC transportation have kept demand high!
While prices are certainly off their highs of 2005, as you will see below, Westfield NJ Real Estate is still doing quite well in terms of market activity.
Check back next week for a year over year comparison.
Closed Transactions: 20
Average Sales Price: 694,025
Average Days on Market: 54
List to Sale Price Ratio: 96.9%
Check out the Numbers for Neighboring Cranford, by clicking HERE 
Thanks for reading!
Sean Carroll - Realtor, Team … (0 comments)

westfield nj: Westfield NJ Real Estate Market Update - March 2008 - 04/09/08 07:33 AM
These are just preliminary closed sale numbers, as we are still compiling the data on pending transactions, and year over year change, but since I know many of you anticipate this information at the start of each month, here are some numbers for Westfield NJ Real Estate for the month ending March 2008.
Closed Sales: 18
Average Sales Price: $711,416
Average Days on Market: 87
Average List to Sale Price Ratio:  96.3%
Click here for the Cranford Numbers
Click here for January's Westfield Numbers
In isolation, these numbers show a healthy balance of buyers and sellers with the days on market, however, we really can't judge what this … (0 comments)

westfield nj: Cranford, Westfield NJ Real Estate for Sale Under $450,000!! - 04/07/08 09:53 AM
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westfield nj: Westfield NJ Real Estate Under $450,000 - 02/23/08 01:16 AM
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westfield nj: Westfield NJ Real Estate - Homes Report for January 2008 - 02/04/08 06:13 AM
These are just preliminary closed sale numbers, as we are still compiling the data on pending transactions, and year over year change, but since I know many of you anticipate this information at the start of each month, here are some numbers for Westfield NJ Real Estate.
Closed Sales: 14
Average Sales Price: 779,714
Average Days on Market: 67
Average List to Sale Price Ratio:  94.7%
Click here for the Cranford Numbers
In isolation, these numbers show a healthy balance of buyers and sellers with the days on market, however, we really can't judge what this means for the state of the market, until we compare these … (0 comments)

westfield nj: Devils Fan??? Living in Cranford or Westfield NJ is Perfect!! - 01/08/08 05:36 AM
Tonight, I am fortunate to have the opportunity to go to the new Prudential Center in downtown Newark, NJ to see hockey's New Jersey Devils take on the Buffalo Sabres. I have to admit, I am not a Devils Fan, in fact, having grown up outside Philadelphia, I grew up hating the Devils, mainly because they won too much. Anyway...I digress...
I am excited as a resident of Westfield, NJ to simply hop on New Jersey Transit at the Westfield Station (less than a half mile from me, so I can walk) and take the train right to Newark Penn Station, where I … (3 comments)

westfield nj: Westfield NJ Real Estat Report - November 2007 Homes Sold - 12/11/07 08:27 AM
For the month ending November 30, 2007, there were 19 closed sales in Westfield with an average sales price of $652,389. The average days on the market was 59, which is considerably lower than some surrounding towns, showing that properly priced homes in Westfield can and will sell quickly, given the great schools, and leveling prices. Check back after the holidays for another Westfield NJ Real Estate Market Update.
Sean Carroll - Realtor, Team Leader
"Team Carroll" - Real Estate Professionals
Serving Berkeley Heights, Scotch Plains, New Providence, Cranford, Westfield and Surrounding Areas
http://www.gocarrollteam.com/
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westfield nj: Westfield NJ Real Estate Summary - August 2007 - 08/24/07 05:40 AM
Westfield, NJ Real Estate Update 
There are currently 195 single family homes  on the market for sale. These numbers have stayed stable in the past month. Last month, there were about 203 listings for sale at this time. Inventory levels in general are higher than in prior months, giving buyers more options when selecting a home.
Although prices in general have trended slightly lower or flatlined, Westfield still remains an appealing option for many buyers, which has enabled homes to sell quickly if they are priced properly. Westfield NJ has an excellent school system, an expansive downtown shopping and dining area, and a train line to Newark, with … (0 comments)

westfield nj: Westfield NJ Homes For Sale and Homes Sold - June/July 2007 - 07/18/07 08:45 AM
Westfield, NJ Real Estate Update 
There are currently 203 single family homes  on the market for sale. These numbers have stayed stable in the past month. Last month, there were about 201 listings for sale at this time. Inventory levels in general are higher than in prior months, giving buyers more options when selecting a home.
Although prices in general have trended slightly lower, Westfield still remains an appealing option for many buyers, which has enabled homes to sell quickly if they are priced properly. Westfield NJ has an excellent school system, an expansive downtown shopping and dining area, and a train line to Newark, with transfer service … (0 comments)

westfield nj: Westfield NJ Real Estate - Westfield Homes Sold in January 2007 - 02/12/07 05:08 AM
For the 12 month period ending January 31, 2007 as compared to the 12 month period ending July 2006, there are some clear signs that the real estate market in Westfield, NJ has continued to correct from record price appreciation, and a polarized seller's market to a moderate buyer's market and flat prices to slight price decline.
Average Days On Market:
12 mos Ending 7/2006: 61
12 Mos. Ending 1/2007:  53
List Price to Sales Price Ratio:
7/2006: 98%
1/2007: 97%
Total Listings Activated in MLS
7/2006: 2389
1/2007: 2727
Prepared By:
Sean Carroll - Realtor
RE/MAX Classic Group
Serving Cranford, Westfield, Garwood, Berkeley Heights, and surrounding towns
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westfield nj: Real Estate Market Conditions in Westfield, NJ - 11/16/06 02:56 AM
The real estate market in Westfield has adjusted in a similar fashion to surrounding towns, with prices easing off historic highs at a rate of about 5%-9% from one year ago. There are currently 197 single family homes and 4 multi family homes on the market for sale. These numbers have stayed relatively stable over the past few months, with an equal number of sales and new listings. Inventory levels are much higher than before, giving buyers more options when selecting a home.As with surrounding towns, homes that are priced properly are still selling quickly, and homes that are priced too … (2 comments)