Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, Aug. 2

BY  |  Saturday, Aug 01, 2015 12:34pm  |  COMMENTS (1)

Approximately 110 properties are open in Baristaville this weekend, including the following four new listings:

montclair080274 Gordonhurst Ave., Montclair

List Price: $585,000

Taxes: $19,712

Acreage: n/a

4BR/2.1BA

For sale by owner, this new-to-the-market side hall colonial has hardwood floors and cedar closets throughout. Other highlights include an updated kitchen with granite and a farm sink; a wood-burning fireplace in the living room; a master suite with a sitting room and Italian granite master bath; and a finished third floor with a fourth bedroom, skylights and built-ins. There is a partially finished basement and a two-car garage. The furnace is new, and there is a deck and fenced-in backyard. The house was constructed in 1926. Open 2 to 4 p.m. Continue Reading

Montclair Social Security Building Sold For $2,425,000

BY  |  Monday, Jul 27, 2015 7:31am  |  COMMENTS (2)

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Montclair’s former Social Security building has sold after an online auction that began on July 13 with a bid of $1,650,000 and ended on July 23 with a sale price that closed the auction at $2,425,000. There were seven bidders on the property and one of those bidders appears to be the The Pinnacle Companies, who announced, along with news of their purchase of the Wellmont Theater, that Pinnacle’s team was also pursuing the acquisition of the former Social Security building. Continue Reading

Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, July 26

BY  |  Saturday, Jul 25, 2015 12:22pm  |  COMMENTS (0)

It’s another hot weekend for the real estate market.

18 carteret

18 Carteret St., Montclair

List Price: $599,000

Taxes: $15,922

Acreage: 46X125

4 BR/2 BA

This 1912 Craftsman house with open front porch, features updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and breakfast nook. Bright, open family room with skylight. Wood-burning fireplace and impressive mantle in living room. Open Sunday, 2-4 p.m. Continue Reading

Montclair’s Social Security Building: Going, Going, Almost Gone? (Updated)

BY  |  Friday, Jul 17, 2015 11:31am  |  COMMENTS (1)

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July 22 – Update – The Pinnacle Companies discloses that they pursuing acquisition of the property. Bid is now $2,400,000

Montclair lost its chance to buy the former Social Security building, but other interested parties are still trying, as the online auction for the property comes down to the wire. Montclair’s offer of $1.4 million was rejected by the Federal Goverment, who thought they would do better at auction. So far they have. Today, with less than 24 hours remaining, the current bid has climbed to $2,310,000 for the property at 396 Bloomfield Ave. Continue Reading

Montclair’s Valley & Bloom Begins Leasing Rental Units for September Occupancy

BY  |  Wednesday, Jul 15, 2015 1:30pm  |  COMMENTS (45)

valley bloom floors

Wondering when the construction at Valley and Bloomfield Ave. will be completed? Well, LCOR has announced that leasing has launched for Valley & Bloom, with occupancy slated for September 2015.

Valley & Bloom’s two buildings will include a total of 258 rental apartments ranging from studio to three-bedroom layouts. There’s an interactive map on the website that allows you to see available apartments by floor. Continue Reading

Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, July 12

BY  |  Saturday, Jul 11, 2015 7:53am  |  COMMENTS (0)

The real estate market is heating up with the weather; approximately 180 properties are showing this weekend.

montclair0712582 Park St., Montclair

List Price: $1,599,000

Taxes: $45,692

Acreage: n/a

4BR/3.1BA

This just-built and listed 10-room Tudor has an open floor plan, many large rooms, a kitchen with a center island, hardwood floors and central air. There is a finished, full basement and a two-car attached garage. Open 2 to 4 p.m. Continue Reading

Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, July 5

BY  |  Saturday, Jul 04, 2015 10:45am  |  COMMENTS (0)

Just about 28 properties are showing this holiday weekend, including the following four:

montclair0705108 Yantacaw Brook Rd., Montclair

List Price: $799,000

Taxes: $18,764

Acreage: 0.24

3BR/3BA

Just listed, this 10-room, one-floor ranch has an updated kitchen with granite and a center island, hardwood floors, a wood-burning fireplace in the living room, custom carpeting and drapes in the master bedroom, a room that could be used as a fourth bedroom and French doors leading outside to a custom bluestone patio with a fireplace. There is a finished, full basement and a two-car attached garage. The house was built in 1950 and renovated in 2011. Open 2 to 4 p.m. Continue Reading

Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, June 28

BY  |  Sunday, Jun 28, 2015 10:29am  |  COMMENTS (0)

Just about 200 properties are open this weekend, including the following houses and condos:

glenridge062823 Herman St., Glen Ridge

List Price: $349,000

Taxes: $11,252

Acreage: 0.15

5BR/1.1BA

New to the market, this eight-room colonial is said to have “tons of potential.” Highlights include two bedrooms on the finished third floor, a deck, front porch and patio. There is an unfinished basement; there is no garage. The house, which has its own gas lamp, was built in 1906. Open 2 to 4 p.m. Continue Reading

Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, June 21

BY  |  Saturday, Jun 20, 2015 12:52pm  |  COMMENTS (0)

It’s a quieter than normal open house weekend because of Father’s Day, with about 65 properties showing. Nothing is open in Glen Ridge.

montclair0621384 Highland Ave., Montclair

List Price: $799,000

Taxes: $22,622

Acreage: 0.40

5BR/4.1BA

This 11-room English country colonial, which is new to the market, is on the high side of Highland and has city views. The circa 1926 house has an updated kitchen, many large rooms, a mud room, deck and patio. There is a full, partially finished basement with a French drain and a two-car detached garage on Highland Terrace, a private road shared by five homeowners. Open 2 to 4 p.m. Continue Reading

Baristaville Open Houses: Sunday, June 14

BY  |  Saturday, Jun 13, 2015 9:39am  |  COMMENTS (0)

Some of the Baristaville properties priced under $500,000 showing this weekend have attributes usually associated with more costly homes. A house in Glen Ridge has an in-ground pool, a cozy bungalow in Montclair has assorted nooks and shrubbery and a colonial in Bloomfield has a stately family room.

montclair0614140 Chestnut St., Montclair

List Price: $399,000

Taxes: $10,462

Acreage: 0.24

2BR/2BA

Just listed, this six-room cottage has various details, including a wood-burning fireplace, a sun porch/office, pine floors, period woodwork, French doors, thermal windows, built-ins and a new hot water heater. There is a finished basement and a two-car detached garage. The yard is fenced in, and there is a fire pit and deck. There is a Japanese maple on the property as well as berry bushes and a flower-lined path. The house was built in 1926. Open 2 to 4 p.m. Continue Reading

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