Average sales price for past year up 8.1% vs. Prior Year
Home sellers in Scotch Plains, New Jersey are cashing out at bigger numbers, with the average sales price up 8.1% for the last twelve months compared to the year before.
According the the Garden State Multiple Listing Service, there were 325 residential homes sold in Scotch Plains for the year ending February 22, 2018. The average sale price was $571,338. This compares to almost the same number of homes some in the prior year (323), but the average sale price was only $527,960.
The Fourth Grade Service Project Collects Cans of Food for Local Charities
As the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots prepared for Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis, students at Evergreen Elementary School in Scotch Plains had their own battle.
Fourth graders organized a school-wide can drive through the Souper Bowl of Caring. Students brought cans of soup, fruits, vegetables, beans and more that were placed in collection bins - one labeled for the Eagles and one for the Patriots.
There's no catch for this deal. Wawa is offering free coffee in support of the Eagles up until kick off at 6:30 p.m. on Super Bowl Sunday.
Wawa and Philadelphia are inextricably connected. When one thinks of Wawa, one thinks of Philly, and vice versa.
And in keeping up with its Philly-area roots, the popular chain is offering customers free coffee in honor of the Philadelphia Eagles making it to the 2018 Super Bowl.
On Feb. 4, Super Bowl Sunday, Wawa is offering free any-size coffee to customers as a showing of support for the Birds as they take on the New England Patriots.
The free coffee deal is available all day Sunday up until kick off at 6:30 p.m.
And there is no catch either. No purchase necessary, no need to show an app, nothing. Just free coffee to honor the Birds and their Super Bowl bid.
The final legislation will benefit many homeowners, homebuyers, and real estate investors
The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) worked throughout the tax reform process to preserve the existing tax benefits of homeownership and real estate investment, as well to ensure as many real estate professionals as possible would benefit from proposed tax cuts. Many of the changes reflected in the final bill were the result of the engagement of NAR and its members, not only in the last three months, but over several years.
Click here for the full details from NAR
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Weighing neighborhood concerns about a trend in the construction of out-sized homes in the Washington section of the municipality against anxieties about the potential impact a zoning change might have, the local government approved a change regulating such buildings.
The Township Committee favored the zoning change in a 3-to-1 vote on Tuesday before a crowd of about 50 residents, who appeared divided in their opinions on the ordinance.
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