NJ Women in Real Estate initiative offers path toward industry careers
NJ Women in Real Estate initiative offers path toward industry careers 754 538 Alexander Anderson Real Estate Group

The Displaced Homemakers Network of New Jersey and the Center for Real Estate Education in Hackensack have partnered to create the NJ Women in Real Estate Education Initiative. Through this program, qualifying women may receive a grant to take a six-week real estate education course that will include, the required licensing class…

Buying Is Now 26.3% Cheaper Than Renting In The US
Buying Is Now 26.3% Cheaper Than Renting In The US 150 150 Alexander Anderson Real Estate Group

The results of the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia show that homeownership remains cheaper than renting, with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage, in 98 of the 100 largest metro areas in the United States. In the six years that Trulia has conducted this study, this is the first time that it was cheaper…

8 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying and Selling at the Same Time
8 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying and Selling at the Same Time 150 150 Alexander Anderson Real Estate Group

Plenty of people find themselves buying and selling a home simultaneously, but knowing that others have gone through the same stress does not make it one bit easier. After all, the stakes are so high: If your buyer backs out, you don’t have any cash to land your next home!…

Millennials Are About to Get Locked Out of the Real Estate Market—Again
Millennials Are About to Get Locked Out of the Real Estate Market—Again 150 150 Alexander Anderson Real Estate Group

Over the past couple of years, rising pay and low mortgage rates finally converged to make make the dream of homeownership a reality for America’s millennials, many of whom had long been locked out of the housing market. But now, the door is on the verge of slamming on the…

Should You Invest In Real Estate In 2019?
Should You Invest In Real Estate In 2019? 150 150 Alexander Anderson Real Estate Group

Summary 97% of real estate investors plan to increase their capital allocation to real estate in the next 18 months. Why? Because: prices are rising along with NOI growth, the real estate cycle still has more room for growth, the pricing is attractive, and the risk of inflation is rising.…

How to Pick a Real Estate Agent With ‘Million Dollar Listing New York’ Star Ryan Serhant
How to Pick a Real Estate Agent With ‘Million Dollar Listing New York’ Star Ryan Serhant 970 647 Alexander Anderson Real Estate Group

Real estate mogul Ryan Serhant and U.S. News real estate editor Devon Thorsby chat with Antonio about how to establish the right relationship between a homebuyer and real estate agent, when it’s time to break up with your agent and why a busy agent is better than one who can…

December is usually the slowest month for home sales, but that might not be the case this year
December is usually the slowest month for home sales, but that might not be the case this year 1002 564 Alexander Anderson Real Estate Group

December is usually the slowest month for the housing market, but this season is not so normal. Some unique dynamics may make this December one of the better times to both buy and sell a home. First and foremost, mortgage rates are turning what was a red-hot market into a…

‘Dramatic’ $36M Penthouse in NYC Is This Week’s Most Expensive New Listing
‘Dramatic’ $36M Penthouse in NYC Is This Week’s Most Expensive New Listing 685 385 Alexander Anderson Real Estate Group

A “dramatic” triplex penthouse perched atop New York City’s Marquand building is this week’s most expensive new listing on realtor.com®. The Upper East Side abode is listed for $36 million, and its three floors include six bedrooms, five full and two half baths, four large terraces with enviable views, four…

How Will Real Estate Handle Rising Interest Rates?
How Will Real Estate Handle Rising Interest Rates? 970 647 Alexander Anderson Real Estate Group

Rising interest rates are having a ripple effect across the housing market as the Federal Reserve increases borrowing costs. Analysts expect the Fed to raise rates again in December and possibly a few times in 2019. The effect of the Fed’s rate hikes is seen in mortgage rates, which are…