What Is a Buyer’s Agent? And why do I need one?

Most home buyers begin the process by surfing the internet on sites like Zillow and Trulia, which is actually not a bad place to start.  Unfortunately, many buyers will then start contacting the listing agents directly to learn more or schedule a showing.  As a result, they will need to work with dozens of different […]

Dwell JC | Nov 5, 2019

Downtown Jersey City Market Report – Q3 2019

In the third quarter of 2019 the average days on the market were almost unchanged from last quarter but still up over last year.  Townhouse prices were up significantly over last quarter but still down compared to last year.  3-Bedroom condo prices also rose over last quarter but remain down over last year.  See below […]

Dwell JC | Oct 8, 2019

For Rent!  299 Grand Street, Unit B – $3,750/month

2 Bedroom Luxury Condo — 2 Baths, 1273 SF, Laundry in Unit, Exercise Room, Jacuzzi Welcome to this spacious two-bedroom condo located in Liberty Harbor. This home is filled with light and features hardwood floors, a spa-like master bath, huge walk-in closets, and a high-end chef’s kitchen with granite counter tops. Amenities include fitness center, […]

Dwell JC | Sep 4, 2019

Downtown Jersey City Market Report – Q2 2019

In the second quarter of 2019 the average days on the market increased along with the total number of sales.  Townhouse prices were down significantly over last quarter and last year, while 1-bed condo prices were up, and 2 to 3-bedroom prices were relatively unchanged. You can view the full market report for all of […]

Dwell JC | Jul 11, 2019

Mortgage rates tumbling: Time to buy or refinance

If you haven’t heard, mortgage rates are tumbling.  The average rate on the 30-year fixed has fallen to 3.94%, according to Mortgage News Daily. Not only has this spurred many to refinance, the falling rates are also benefiting buyers in Jersey City, especially as home prices are now cooling. Affordability is now the best it’s […]

Dwell JC | Jun 4, 2019

Under Contract in 2 weeks at the Oakman!

THE OAKMAN, 160 1ST STREET | UNIT 905 UNDER CONTRACT IN 2 WEEKS! MULTIPLE OFFERS OVER ASKING! 3 BED | 2 BATH CALIFORNIA CUSTOM CLOSETS LUXURY CONDO WITH ALL AMENITIES 1270 SQUARE FEET GENEROUS LIVING SPACE MAINTENANCE $771/MO TAX $11,250/YR EST LISTED AT $1,145,000 The Oakman in the Powerhouse Arts District offers a luxury lifestyle […]

Dwell JC | May 28, 2019

Multiple Offers above Asking at 54 Bright Street!

54 Bright Street, Unit #4 – $949,000 Under contract in just two weeks with multiple offers over asking | 2 Bedroom Duplex Penthouse, 2.5 Baths, Private Green Roof Deck, 1344 SF, $431/mo maintenance Under contract in just two weeks with multiple offers over asking price! This one-of-a-kind condo combined an incredible urban location with energy […]

Tom Gibbons | May 22, 2019

Best Outdoor Bars in Downtown Jersey City

by Tom Gibbons, Realtor-Associate There is something about the first warm days of summer that makes me want to celebrate with an outdoor cocktail.  And if your preference is beer, we now have 3 biergartens.  Here are a few of my favorite outdoor bars in downtown Jersey City.  Skinner’s Loft – 146 Newark Avenue Iron Monkey – 99 […]

Dwell JC | May 20, 2019

5 Homes with Amazing Baths

These 5 bathrooms in homes that are currently for sale in Jersey City and Hoboken give us that feeling of rejuvenation — and make us just the tiniest bit envious. Spa-like in the city For sale: $2.398 million This condo is equal parts modern and traditional — and its sleek yet comfortable bathroom is exactly […]

Dwell JC | Apr 30, 2019

Homes That Sold for Under $1,000,000

Recent residential sales in Jersey City and the region. By Tom Gibbons, Realtor-Associate Each month, our survey of recent residential sales in Jersey City and the surrounding region focuses on homes that sold around a certain price point, allowing you to compare single-family homes, condos and co-ops in different locales. DOWNTOWN JERSEY CITY | 1-FAMILY, […]

Dwell JC | Apr 23, 2019