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4 Reasons to Buy a Home in the Spring

Spring has sprung, and it’s a great time to buy a home! Here are four reasons to consider buying today instead of waiting. 1. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest U.S. Home Price In ... Read More>>

What’s Going On with Bidding Wars?

In a strong seller’s market, like the one we have experienced over the past few years, bidding wars are common and expected. This makes sense! A seller’s market is defined as a market in which ... Read More>>

Preparing to Spring Forward [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: In the majority of the country, this weekend marks the start of Daylight Savings Time as we set our clocks forward an hour on Sunday at 2:00 AM EST. Whether you plan on buyi ... Read More>>

Why an Economic Slowdown Will NOT Crush Real Estate this Time

Last week, the National Association for Business Economics released their February 2019 Economic Policy Survey. The survey revealed that a majority of the panel believe an economic slowdown is in ... Read More>>

2 Reports That Say Now Is a Great Time to Sell

Heading into the spring buying market, there are strong trends starting to emerge. The inventory of homes for sale has increased on a year-over-year basis for eight months in a row. Home price apprec ... Read More>>

Interest Rates Hit New 12 Month Low!

According to Freddie Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey, interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage are currently at their lowest for 2019. Rates like these haven’t been seen since Feb ... Read More>>

No Worries… Home Prices Coming in for a SOFT Landing

Home prices have appreciated considerably over the last five years. This has some concerned that we may be in for another dramatic correction. However, recent statistics suggest home values will n ... Read More>>

Home Prices Up 5.73% Across the Country! [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently released their latest Quarterly Home Price Index report. In the report, home prices are compared both regionally and b ... Read More>>

The Housing Market Will “Spring Forward” This Year!

Just like our clocks this weekend, in the majority of the country, the housing market will soon “spring forward!” Similar to tension in a spring, the lack of inventory available for sale h ... Read More>>

Why A Normal Market is Just What We Need

The housing market has been hot for a while now. Homes have been flying off the shelves as fast as they have been listed. Buyers have been competing in bidding wars just to find a home to buy, let al ... Read More>>

3 Reasons Why We Are Not Heading Toward Another Housing Crash

With home prices softening, some are concerned that we may be headed toward the next housing crash. However, it is important to remember that today’s market is quite different than the bubble marke ... Read More>>

3 Tips for Making Your Dream of Buying A Home Come True [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Setting up an automatic savings plan that saves a small amount of every check is one of the best ways to save without thinking too much about it. Living within a budget right now wi ... Read More>>

How Can I Increase My Family’s Net Worth?

Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts their Survey of Consumer Finances. Data is collected across all economic and social groups. The latest survey data covers 2013-2016. The study revealed ... Read More>>

What are the Benefits of Becoming a Homeowner?

Every family has a list of important dates. We celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, pet adoptions…and the list goes on. For 64.4 percent of households in the United States, this list includes the da ... Read More>>

Happy Holiday’s!

Wishing you and your family a Happy and Safe Holiday and a Prosperous New Year Sincerely, Carole Kubis, Charles Stone, Leonard, Daisy & Staff of KRG ... Read More>>

Happy Thanksgiving! Useful Tips, Tricks, & Hacks!

This Thanksgiving we give thanks to our customers, clients, and of course our clients who turned into great friends. We are so thankful to you and we wish you and your family nothing but the best this ... Read More>>

“Fall” in Love with Your New Home Today

Leaves are changing, clocks have been pushed back, and the holidays are just around the corner!   If you’re thinking about selling your home please give me a call for other tips and trick ... Read More>>

Quick End of Summer Home Care Tips

Hi Friends! We hope that you were able to enjoy the summer! We wanted to send a quick note with some end of the summer home care tips as summer starts to dwindle down to an end.  Take a dip in the ... Read More>>

Thinking About Selling? Get into this Market while its Hot!

  If you want your home SOLD, call Carole S. Kubis today for your Complimentary Market Analysis and see what KRG can do for you! Carole Kubis of Kubis Realty Group has been in the real estate b ... Read More>>

Spring is Just Around The Corner!

It’s been an especially cold winter but it’s time to start thinking about making that move that you have been putting off. Spring is on its way bringing the warmer weather right behind it. If ... Read More>>

Happy New Year!

Dear Friends, Charlie and I would like to thank you for your continued friendship and business. We are beyond grateful for all of you, you truly are great! We wanted to take a moment out of the bus ... Read More>>

Happy Holiday’s From Us Here at KRG

  May your days be filled with peace, hope, and joy this holiday season. As always, Thank you for your business, loyalty, and support ... Read More>>

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving from us here at KRG Need help cooking that turkey dinner? See the link below for a fool proof guide. https://www.bbcgoodfood.com/howto/guide/foolproof-turkey-guide ... Read More>>

Beautiful Home With Waterview! – The Perks of Living By The Shore

Is living by the ocean your dream? Make your dream a reality with this stunning two story Colonial in desirable Middletown situated 1 1/2 blocks from the newly renovated Bayshore Waterfront Beach and ... Read More>>

Fair Haven Home Price Reduced!

Price reduced to $485,900 This gorgeous 3 bedroom 1.5 Bath home has NEW everything - Renovated from the studs and up in 2015. Kitchen features white cabinets and granite countertops, tile backsplash & ... Read More>>

We’re Moving!

Hi Everyone! It is with great pleasure and excitment to inform you all that we are moving! Come November 1, 2017 our office will be located at 170 State Route 35, Red Bank, NJ 07701. It is right be ... Read More>>

5 Things Every Home Owner Should Do Before The End of Summer

  5 Things Every Home Owner Should Do Before The End Of Summer! As Summer is winding down I’m sure that some deferred maintenance is the last thing on your mind. However, it is import ... Read More>>

Middletown, NJ Deemed one of the 30 Safest Cities to Raise a child

For the second consecutive year, Middletown, NJ was named one of the top 10 safest places to raise a child in the United States by Safewise, a national community-focused security organization, in thei ... Read More>>

Liquor License C #33 for sale in Middletown, NJ

Middletown Township, NJ "33" Liquor License For Sale. Set-up your new bar or restaurant with this valuable liquor license in Middletown Township. Rare opportunity to purchase a liquor license and open ... Read More>>

5 Fixes That Can Raise a Home’s Value.

If you have been on the fence about selling your home, there has never been a better time. Inventory is low and there are plenty of buyers looking for homes. Getting your home ready to sell is easier ... Read More>>

The Middletown Minute

Here you will find information about great things to do in Middletown, NJ. A list of events will be updated often so that you don't miss anything important.  A few current features include,  every S ... Read More>>

It is a seller’s Market in Monmouth County

If you've ever thought about selling your Monmouth County, NJ home, 2016 could be the perfect year to get the most money for your property. Several market forces have come together to make for a s ... Read More>>

Zillow Statistics Show Middletown Is A Great Place To Live

These statistics from Zillow clearly support the fact that Middletown is a great place to live and own a home.  People are learning that Middletown has it All! Middletown can proudly boast that it h ... Read More>>

Fed Raises Key Interest Rate for First Time in Almost a Decade

The US was hit by the crash in it's housing market and banking sector between 2007-2009. The Federal Reserve felt it needed to pull out all stops to prevent the economy from collapsing into a new Grea ... Read More>>

Realtor.com claims is fastest growing in online real estate industry

We found this article very interesting since the focus has been on the domination of Zillow.   Now it appears Realtor.com is making a strong effort to recapture a lost audience and become the leader ... Read More>>

Signs Pointing To An Improving Real Estate Market?

I wanted to share a great article that supports those that feel the Real Estate market is getting stronger.  The CNN/Money article, "Homeowners Spend Like It's 2006" is worth reading. The "Good N ... Read More>>

Potter Place Development Almost Sold Out

In one of the most sought after locations in Middletown, NJ, the developer of this new construction project has announced that only one home remains available for sale.  The four homes constructed on ... Read More>>

Kubis Realty Joins Forces With Professional Short Sales Negotiating Company

Exciting News We have joined with a professional short sales negotiating company. FINALLY, someone who can help with these time consuming and totally frustrating deals and the banks who won’t listen ... Read More>>