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By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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This is an update on the current Manahawkin Real Estate Market.Manahawkin Housing Market Summary: Year to Date in Comparison to Last Year: (Note – “year to date” is a direct comparison between the first 4 months of 2020 to 2019)           Median List Price: Up 6.25%           Median Sale Price: 3...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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 It’s exciting to put a house on the market and to think about making new memories in new spaces, but we can have deep sentimental attachments to the homes we’re leaving behind, too. Growing emotions can help or hinder a sale, depending on how we manage them.When it comes to the bottom line, home...
Long Beach Island Home for Sale | LBI Real Estate | Jersey Shore Home for Sale | 1835 Mill Creek Rd Overview Maps Photos Features Description $860,000 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 Full Bathrooms1 Half BathroomInterior: 2,030 sqftLot: 9,600 sqftYear Built: 1984MLS #: NJOC394008 Lo...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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How to Start Your Home Search in the Manahawkin/Barnegat AreaIn today’s market, low inventory dominates the conversation in many areas of the country. It can often be frustrating to be a first-time homebuyer if you aren’t prepared. Here are five tips from realtor.com’s article, “How to Find Your ...
Long Beach Island Home for Sale | LBI Real Estate | Jersey Shore Home for Sale | 57 Cornell Drive Overview Maps Photos Description Neighborhood $239,000 Single Family Home Main Features 5 Bedrooms2 Full BathroomsInterior: 1,630 sqftLot: 9,375 sqftYear Built: 1972MLS #: 21944214 Location 57 Corne...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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Sothern Regional Schools District get’s high grade from Niche.The Southern Regional School District ranks third in Ocean County and in the top 20% in New Jersey, according to data compiler Niche. Niche released its rankings for the 2019-2020 school year this week as part of the website's 2020 K-1...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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The current housing landscape presents greater home values, low interest rates, and high buyer demand. All of these factors point to the strong market forecasted to continue throughout the rest of the year.In Manahawkin, the housing market absorption rate year to date is at 4.91 months. Absorptio...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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Our Gang Players announces their 4th Annual Gift Auction:  "42 Years at the Shore" on Saturday August 17, 2019 at St. Mary's of the Pines, 100 Bishop Way, Manahawkin. Doors will open at 4:30pm & drawing starts at 6:00pm. There will be tons of gift certificates, baskets and lots of other items for...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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For many prospective home buyers in Manahawkin, the down payment is the most daunting hurdle in the race to buy a home. Even for people with decent credit and a healthy paycheck, the down payment can be the great homeownership killer.See EVERY Home for Sale in ManahawkinThe big question for all p...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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Did you know that one of the best high schools in the country is in Manahawkin?The Marine Academy of Technology and Environmental Science (MATES) is a comprehensive, selective magnet public high school with a focus on marine and environmental science that is part of the Ocean County Vocational Sc...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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Finding the perfect Stafford Township NeighborhoodLocation, location, location. Half of buying a home is finding where you want to live. You may have found your dream house, but it might not be in your dream location.Here are the different neighborhoods in Stafford Township: Bay Side, Beach Haven...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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Buying a home in Manahawkin can be puzzling if you don’t understand the lingo. Comprehending the jargon can make the search and transaction run a lot smoother.Search for Manahawkin Homes for SaleHere are some common real estate terms to know when getting ready to buy a home. For a more lightheart...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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Are we about to enter a buyer’s market in Manahawkin? Should you sell now?Sale of Stafford Twp homes are slightly above last year’s levels, home values are appreciating at a slower pace, and there are reports showing purchasing demand softening. This has some thinking we may be entering a buyers’...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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Supply and demand is perhaps one of the most fundamental concepts of economics and it is the backbone of a market economy. Demand refers to how much (quantity) of a product is desired by buyers. Supply represents how much the market can offer. In Stafford Twp (Manahawkin) the absorption rate is 4...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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Some home-buyers are willing to forego some ‘must-haves’ in favor of a good school district, but you don’t have to Manahawkin. We have all you could ask for, including one of the best High Schools in the state – the Marine Academy of Technology and Environmental Science (MATES).MATES is a special...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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The Manahawkin real estate market is stabilizing as more houses are being offered for sale but it’s still a “seller’s market” indicated by an absorption rate below 6 months. As usual, supply and demand will determine future home values in Stafford Twp.Active listings in Stafford Twp has increased...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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The absorption rate in in Stafford Twp is at 4.4 months; in a “neutral market” that rate would be between 6-7 months. The absorption rate is the rate at which available homes are sold in a specific real estate market during a given time period. It is calculated by dividing the average number of s...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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If you’re thinking about buying a home in Manahawkin, now may be the time to act.According to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage are currently at 4.61%, which is still near record lows in comparison to recent history!The interest ...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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If you’re thinking of selling your Stafford Twp Home, May and June are the best months to put your house on the market.May of 2017 saw $13.8 million worth of homes sold in Manahawkin. June of 2017, $14.5 million worth of homes sold.The previous year, 2016, $7.3 million worth of homes sold in Staf...

By Karl Hess, on The Jersey Shore
(Keller Williams Shore Properties)
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4 Reasons to Sell Your Manahawkin Home This Spring. With the housing inventory so low in Manahawkin, now is a great time to put your home on the market. The absorption rate is 3.54 months – that’s well below the 6-month mark that indicates a seller’s market.What’s Your Manahawkin Home Worth?  Som...

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