Category Archives: Jersey Shore

Final 2015 Housing Numbers Now In

Many have questioned the stability of certain sectors of the U.S. Economy, one section in particular is the housing market. Today we would like to share how the experts feel about how we ended 2015 and where they think we … Continue reading

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Buying a Vacation Home to Make Some Cash? Don’t Make These 5 Mistakes

Shaun Egan/Getty Images Buying your primary home is like achieving an essential piece of the American dream. And once you’ve experienced the satisfaction of homeownership, you might be tempted to purchase another. Hey, who wouldn’t want a leisurely vacation getaway spot—especially … Continue reading

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With Interest Rates and Home Prices on the rise, do you know the true Cost of Waiting?

  At Keeping Current Matters, we have often broken down the opportunity that exists now for Millennials who are willing and able to purchase a home NOW… Here are a couple other ways to look at the cost of waiting. … Continue reading

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Existing-Home Sales Heat Up in May, Inventory Levels Continue to Improve

Existing-home sales rose strongly in May and inventory gains continued to help moderate price growth, according to the National Association of Realtors®. All four regions of the country experienced sales gains compared to a month earlier. Total existing-home sales1, which … Continue reading

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Homebuyers’ Guide to Choosing the Right Neighborhood

When most of us shop for a new home, affordability is at the top of our “important requirements” list. While this is clearly an important factor, finding the right neighborhood involves a slew of other considerations. Here are some of … Continue reading

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It’s Time for the Monmouth County Fair!

The annual Monmouth County Fair will offer new but familiar musical acts and attractions and old favorites like the racing pigs Wednesday through Sunday at the East Freehold Showgrounds on Kozloski Road. The fair is organized by the Monmouth County … Continue reading

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Summer Festivals and Fairs in Central Jersey

With summer comes summer festivals and central New Jersey has a lot to offer in ways of family-fun fairs. Nothing is better than indulging in a sausage and peppers sandwich and funnel cake underneath a warm, starry sky. Live music, … Continue reading

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