Monday, October 3, 2022 / by Teresa Dipeso
Today’s housing market is different than it was just a few months ago. And if you’re thinking about selling your house, that may leave you wondering what you need to do differently as a result. The answer is simple. Taking the time upfront to prep your house appropriately and create a solid plan can help bring in the greatest return on your investment.
Here are a few simple tips to make sure you maximize the sale of your house this fall.
1. Price It Right
One of the first things buyers will notice is the price of your house. That’s because the price sends a message to home shoppers. Pricing your house too high to begin with could put you at a disadvantage by discouraging buyers from making an offer. On the flip side, pricing your house too low may make buyers worry there’s some underlying issue or something wrong with the home.
In August, the most recent data from New Jersey Association of Realtors, Cape May County ...
Sunday, October 2, 2022 / by Teresa Dipeso
The Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey is an annual event that takes place the third weekend of October each year. The challenge is to visit 10 land based lighthouses, 3 lifesaving stations, 1 museum, 1 virtual site and the Lighthouse Society of NJ site over the two day weekend.
The challenge route covers the Atlantic Coast from Sandy Hook to Cape May and the Delaware Bay and River Coast from Cape May to Paulsboro. Take the challenge and learn more about these historic treasures of New Jersey. A small registration fee enables you to collect a souvenir from each site. Please join us for a fun family weekend and explore our website for more information.
Enjoy day and night-climbs at the Cape May Lighthouse, click here for tickets and info!
Virtual Climb Of Cape May Lighthouse ...
Saturday, October 1, 2022 / by Teresa Dipeso
Darius Rucker Is Coming To Wildwood!
The Northeast’s largest outdoor country music fest, in conjunction with Southern Entertainment, announces Darius Rucker as the second headlining artist of the third Annual Barefoot Country Music Fest, June 15-18, 2023.
South Carolina native, Darius Rucker, is an American country music singer, songwriter, and philanthropist. With more than fifteen awards and nominations since his debut in 1986, Rucker has become a highly accredited artist within the music industry. He initially gained recognition as the lead vocalist of the rock band, Hootie and the Blowfish, before releasing his first country solo single in 2008. His success has warranted both regional and national recognition. The Barefoot Country Music Fest is honored to host Grammy Award-winning artist, Darius Rucker, on the shores of Wildwood in June of 2023.
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit: www.BCMF.com. ...
Thursday, September 29, 2022 / by Teresa Dipeso
The historically low inventory over the past few years led to challenges for many buyers trying to find a home that met their needs and their budget. If you’re in the same boat, you should know the recent shift in the housing market may have opened up doors for you to restart your search.
The inventory of homes for sale has increased this year, and that’s giving buyers much needed options. As Danielle Hale, Chief Economist at realtor.com, says:
“. . . today’s shoppers have more than 5 homes to consider for every 4 they had at this time a year ago.”
But perspective is important. Overall, housing supply is still low. If you need even more choices, expanding your search by adding additional housing types, like condominiums, could help.
Exploring Condos Could Add Options That Fit Your Budget
One thing to consider is condos generally differ from single-family homes in average space and floorplans. But that size difference is ...
Sunday, September 25, 2022 / by Teresa Dipeso
Travel & Leisure just released their 21 Best Places To See Fall Foliage In The US and Cape May made the list!
Here is what they had to say:
There might be a lot of people out there who are not ready for summer to end, but it's not all bad news. It's time for sweater weather, hot apple cider, and best of all, seeing the leaves change from the lush greens of summer to the bright golds, oranges, and reds of autumn, so we've rounded up the best places to see fall foliage around the country.
Cape May, New Jersey
This old, seaside resort town turns into an autumn haven in mid-October and through November. The historic lighthouses of the area give visitors the perfect view of the changing fall colors, as well as the Atlantic Ocean, Delaware Bay, and Cape May Point State Park. ...