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.
Homeowners don't generally think about filling the shoes of a first-time home seller until they decide to buy a new home. Usually, the motivating factor is the need to move -- due to work-related issues or the needs of a growing family -- and that generally involves buying another house.
It's when the homeowners stop to consider the move that it may dawn on them, yes, because they need to sell, they are now a first-time home seller.
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.
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