Market Perspective:  Take a Closer Look

Over the past several weeks, I’ve been speaking with lots of clients and customers and I can tell you that there’s a lot of anxiety right now regarding the coronavirus pandemic.  Folks are rightfully concerned about the health situation, and many are concerned about the impact on the economy as well.  Amidst all this anxiety, […]

Dwell JC | Apr 1, 2020

For Sale or Rent | 340 5th St.

This sleek, modern townhouse has been completely renovated with a chef’s kitchen, high-end appliances and stone counter tops. It features three bedrooms and two-and-a-half baths on 3 levels. The home has beautiful oak floors, exposed duct work, and a full-floor master suite with a huge closet or home office. A private back courtyard completes this charming home that sits […]

Dwell JC | Feb 18, 2020

Downtown Jersey City – Q4 2019

Condo Spotlight The condominium market experienced an overall decrease in contract activity year-over-year. At the same time inventory has dropped to 4 months, which is indicative of a sellers market. The median sale price for condos was down 14.1% over last year and down 7.6% over last quarter. Despite this downward trend, 2-bedroom condos were up […]

Dwell JC | Jan 28, 2020

Three-Family | 14 Coles Street

3-Family Townhouse, 4 Baths, 6 Bedrooms, 3200 SF, 30×100 lot , $1,649,000 3-Family Home 4 Kitchens, 6 Beds, 4 Baths Tax: $23,397/year $1,649,000 This property has so many possibilities — buy & hold as an income property, renovate and convert to condos, or occupy one unit while renting the others. Please contact me for more information […]

Dwell JC | Dec 24, 2019

Affordable, Renovated 2-Bedroom Rental

Welcome to 341 Whiton Street, Unit 2. This second floor unit was just completely renovated from floor to ceiling. It has its own private entrance, high ceilings, and plenty of natural light from three exposures. The unit has two bedrooms and an extra room that can be used as an office, den or nursery. The […]

Dwell JC | Dec 13, 2019

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