MARKET REPORT: July 23, 2013​

Jul 23, 2013

Don’t fear rising loan ratesDoesn’t impact home prices, historically

Researchers at Fannie Mae have been followingthe trajectoryof mortgage rates since 1990 and have found that, despite risingmortgage rates, homes prices and sales aren’t typically hindered. What does that mean for buyers and sellers?…Read more

Check Out…Glen Ridge!

Glen Ridge is known for its beautiful homes, some of which were even designed by famous architects including Stanford White, John Russell Pope and Frank Lloyd Wright. The town is lined with charming streets lit by antique gas lamps each night—this is just one of the many ways Glen Ridge keeps its 19thcentury landmarks front-and-center in the modern day.Many residents describe Glen Ridge as having a neighborhood feel that permeates the entire town.

SJ’s Home ofthe Week!

If the Glen Ridge/Maplewood area has been high on your list, this Colonial should be a must-see. This 4-bedroom, 4-bath home has cathedral ceilings, sweeping master suite with a steam shower and jacuzzi, plus a chef’s kitchen with radiant heat floors, new stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. The park-like property includes a gazebo, pond, waterfall and jaw-dropping bluestone patio. Don’t miss out!Click hereto view this amazing property now.

New Canaan

That Cat in the Hat!Summer Theatre of New Canaan’s production ofCat in the Hatcontinues through August 11.This family favorites brings audiences into the silly world ofthe trickiest of tricks and craziest of ideas, with Sally, her brother and one crazy cat! Forty-minute shows are held each weekend morning. For more information or to purchase tickets,click here.

Fort Lee, NJ

Movies + Music:Movie & Music Under the Stars will be presenting live classic rock music with Double Tap followed by a 50th anniversary screening of the classic comedyIt’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Worldon Saturday at 7:00pm. The night is free but seating is limited, so be sure to arrive early and bring a lawn chair or picnic blanket. For the complete schedule,.click here.

Nyack, NY

Hook on the Hudson:The Friends of The Nyacks will be presenting Hook: A Modern Day Peter Pan this Friday and Saturday at 7:00pm each night. Admission is free – just bring a blanket or chairs and a picnic basket! The performance will be great fun for residents and guests of all ages, so don’t miss out!Click herefor more information on the performances.

We’re Nominated!

The ballots have been counted and The Suburban Jungle Realty group has been nominated for Most Awesome Mom-Run Business in the 2013 Red Tricycle Totally Awesome Awards! Thanks to all those who nominated us – now help us get to #1! Voting is open through August, soclick hereto cast yours now. Then share with your friends! Thanks for your ongoing support of Suburban Jungle.

Farm Fresh

Love a good farmers market? They’re all over the tri-state area, with tons in Westchester, Long Island and Rockland County – even in the winter months! Check out this comprehensive list of the best farmers markets in your areahere.. Happy shopping!

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