North Jersey Bakeries to Elevate Your Thanksgiving Feast
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by Christine Lane
7M ago
Thanksgiving is a time for gratitude, family, and of course, indulging in delectable treats that make the holiday season even more special. If you're looking to elevate your Thanksgiving feast with mouthwatering desserts and baked goods, look no further than these local bakeries in Montclair. Little Falls, Maplewood, South Orange, Millburn, Summit, Westfield, Chatham, Madison, Morristown, Harding. From classic pies to innovative creations, these bakeries have something for everyone, including those with dietary restrictions.  Here's a delightful tour of the best local bakeries to sweeten ..read more
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Halloween Safety Tips 2023
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by Christine Lane
8M ago
Happy Halloween! As this exciting and occasionally mischievous holiday approaches, it's important to strike a balance between enjoying the tasty treats and ensuring the safety of your property and loved ones. Don't worry, we've put together some valuable guidelines to keep your Halloween filled with fun! ? Trick or Treating: Street Safety & Costume Confidence Verify that costumes fit correctly to prevent trips and falls. With an array of imaginative and extravagant costume choices, it's essential to give them a "test run" around the house to avoid any unexpected accidents. Enhance visibil ..read more
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Restaurant + Multi-Unit Property Listed for Sale in Montclair by The Lane Team
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by Christine Lane
10M ago
We love Montclair for its gorgeous real estate and unique eateries. Montclair is a great place to start a restaurant business or invest in a property. For those interested in investing, The Lane Team is presenting the previously owned Ruthie’s BBQ/Pizza building and its charming multi-unit home next door as a BUNDLE sale for both buildings. The vintage duo is great for both investors and entrepreneurs to create their dream haven in a prosperous community. Keep reading to learn more about this real estate investment opportunity listed by The Lane Team. All About R ..read more
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Saving for a Down Payment? Here’s What You Need To Know.
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by Christine Lane
1y ago
If you're planning to buy your first home, then you're probably focused on saving for all the costs involved in such a big purchase. One of the expenses that may be at the top of your mind is your down payment. If you’re intimidated by how much you need to save for that, it may be because you believe you must put 20% down. That doesn’t necessarily have to be the case. As the National Association of Realtors (NAR) notes: “One of the biggest misconceptions among housing consumers is what the typical down payment is and what amount is needed to enter homeownership.” And a rec ..read more
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The Lane Team is Your Key to NJ Real Estate
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by Christine Lane
1y ago
The Lane Team is a highly respected and experienced real estate team based in Montclair, with a track record of success that spans more than 30 years. The team was founded by Christine Lane, a prominent figure in the local real estate industry who has earned a reputation for her expertise, integrity, and commitment to client satisfaction. As a family-owned business, The Lane Team takes a personalized and attentive approach to every client they serve, with a focus on building lasting relationships and providing exceptional service. The team's deep knowledge of the local market, combined with t ..read more
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The Lane Team’s Newest Listing in Denville is a Must-See
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by Christine Lane
1y ago
The Lane Team is at it again with another stunning upcoming listing in the heart of Denville. Located at 41 Alpine Drive, this 2,500 sq ft. home sits upon eight acres of wooded, private land. Only an hour outside of Manhattan, Denville is a commuter town with a gorgeous downtown area filled with restaurants, shopping, and nightlife. Whether you’re looking for a getaway home or a primary residence, this fully renovated, contemporary mid-century modern is a must-see. Keep reading for a sneak peek at this property and learn more about The Lane Team. The Renovated Main Level The home wa ..read more
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In Pursuit of Financial Stability?
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by Christine Lane
1y ago
In times when banks, stock markets, and cash no longer guarantee the safety of our finances, where should we invest our money? Following the recent collapses of Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) and Signature, individuals are seeking alternative investment strategies. One promising option is real estate. SVB had been a popular choice for founders during prosperous times. Amidst the pandemic and subsequent economic boom, tech valuations and fundraising flourished, with SVB deposits surging from $60 billion in 2019 to $189 billion in 2022. However, when SVB invested $80 billion into Mortgage Backed Sec ..read more
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What You Should Know About Rising Mortgage Rates
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by Christine Lane
1y ago
After steadily falling over the winter, mortgage rates have started to rise in recent weeks. This is concerning to some potential homebuyers as the combination of higher mortgage rates and higher prices have made homes less affordable. So, if you’re planning to purchase a home this year, you too may be wondering if now’s the right time to buy or if you should hold off on your search until rates come back down. The recent uptick in rates has been driven by what’s happening with inflation. Joel Kan, Vice President and Deputy Chief Economist at the Mortgage Bankers Assoc ..read more
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How to Invest in Real Estate That Makes Sense
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by Christine Lane
1y ago
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Avoid the Rental Trap in 2023
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by Christine Lane
1y ago
If you’re a renter, you likely face an important decision every year: renew your current lease, start a new one, or buy a home. This year is no different. But before you dive too deeply into your options, it helps to understand the true costs of renting moving forward. In the past year, both current renters and new renters have seen their rent go up based on information from realtor.com: “Three out of four renters (74.2%) who have moved in the past 12 months reported seeing their rent increase. The strain from recent rent hikes isn’t exclusive to renters who have recently moved.&nbs ..read more
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