It’s National Open House Weekend 2013 and 168 properties are open in Baristaville, including 90 1/2 Wildwood Avenue, Montclair, which is open from 2 to 4 p.m. Many area realtors expect it to be the busiest weekend in terms of traffic in some time.
3 Woodhill Dr., Maplewood
List Price: $944,900
Just listed, this 10-room Colonial was completely renovated in 2011 and has a gourmet kitchen, new bathrooms and central air. Rooms are nicely appointed; there is dentil trim, wide moldings, marble, glass tiles, and more. Two bedrooms are located on the third floor; one has a walk-in closet. There is a partially-finished basement and a two-car attached garage. The house was built in 1937 and is situated on a cul-de-sac. Open 1 to 4 p.m.
19 Franklin Pl., Montclair
List Price: $629,000
New to the market, this circa 1907 Victorian has also been extensively renovated. The house has a new kitchen, bathrooms, wood floors, electric, plumbing, roof, HVAC, landscaping and front porch. Other pluses: there are 9.5-foot ceilings and there is a wood-burning fireplace in the living room. Many rooms are large and bright. There is a finished, full, walkout basement, but no garage. Open 2 to 4 p.m.
This eight-room Tudor, also a new listing, has many attributes, including a new kitchen with custom cabinets and granite; a master bedroom suite with two closets, including a walk-in with windows; hardwood floors; central air; and a deck. There is a newly renovated full basement with a french drain and a one-car attached garage. The house was constructed in 1929. Open 1 to 4 p.m.
20 Village Green Ct., South Orange
List Price: $439,000
Association Fee: $435
This circa 1987 six-room Townhouse has hardwood floors, central air and a deck. The master bedroom has two walk-in closets and a hot tub. There is a finished basement with an office/rec room. And, there is a one-car attached garage. Pets are allowed. It’s located in the Village Green complex, which has an outdoor pool. Open 1 to 4 p.m.
57 McCosh Rd., Clifton
List Price: $475,000
Built in 1940, this nine-room Colonial is located in the Montclair Heights section of Clifton and also has a Montclair mailing address. Highlights include a large, updated kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a tile backsplash; a living room with a fireplace and built-ins; a large master suite with a walk-in closet and a renovated bathroom; and central air. The backyard is fenced-in, and there is a deck and a stone fire pit. Open 1 to 4 p.m.
Just reduced: 419 Orange Rd., Montclair is now available for $199,000 — a $14,000 drop. The six-room Colonial, pictured at left, has two bedrooms, one bathroom, a fireplace in the living room and an enclosed front porch. Taxes are $6,717. Open 2 to 4 p.m. … The price of 51 Darling Ave., Bloomfield was just lowered by $10,000. Now listed at $319,000, the eight-room Cape Cod has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, central air, a deck and a new roof. Taxes are $12,193. Open 1 to 5 p.m.