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Here’s where we share what’s going on in our business.  We post new listings and we get under the hood of our transactions to explain about the process. Come back often – or sign up for our email newsletter and get the same information delivered to your inbox!

Thinking about selling?

Thinking about selling your home but not sure where you’ll go: Your home is worth more today than it was six months ago, it is

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What is a Survey?

A property survey confirms a property’s boundary lines and legal description. It also determines other restrictions or easements included in the property. While you can technically

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What is PMI?

Another video to help you feel little smarter about buying and selling real estate in NJ. Unedited, unscripted, and full of personality – this video

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What is Earnest Money?

What is earnest money? Earnest money is the portion of your down payment that is held in an attorney escrow account for the duration of

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The Blanchard Team Roles

Here’s a quick overview of our roles: Maria brings a solid marketing background to the table and has taken on the role of Marketing Director.

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Are You a Home Buyer?

Will YOU be a home buyer this year?  Or a seller? If you fall into one of these categories, then it’s very possible that this

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Thinking of Selling?

This message will soon be hitting mailboxes in Basking Ridge. If you receive one, please call me! If you don’t receive one, but are thinking

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Got wine?

Wine Click here to view online with images. Are you a wine drinker? Do you need closing gifts? Hi friends – I have a really

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Short Sale? Foreclosure?

Short sale, pre-foreclosure, foreclosure, bank-owned, in foreclosure, forbearance, oh my: so many terms! Many people are wondering if foreclosure properties or short sales are the

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Q3 Predictions – GDP

A picture is worth a thousand words and today I am sharing two pictures – TWO thousand words! There is so much going on in

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How to Win a Bidding War

How to win a bidding war in a seller’s market. It can be frustrating and sometimes you need to lose a few to really understand

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