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As the housing market improves, so do the number of bidding wars, as was the case for this house in Short Hills, N.J. (Photo: CBS 2)

Bidding Wars Back En Vogue As Housing Market Improves

If you were sitting on the sidelines, waiting for the real estate market to rebound, we have two words for you tonight: Game On.


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Tips For New Home-Buyers In A Tough Housing Market

Real estate expert and host of HGTV’s Property Virgins, Egypt Sherrod, visited the Couch to tell us how to avoid some of the pitfalls and give us some helpful tips.


Montclair Home

Realtors: Bidding Wars Are Back! Tri-State Area Real Estate Market Is Recovering

It contributed to the global recession, and economists say it’s what will indicate if the economy is truly on the mend. So how is the real estate market doing in our area?


The Beach - Brigantine, NJ - File Photo

Buying A Home On The Jersey Shore Within Reach Of More People

The dream of living at the Jersey shore could be a reality for more people after years of declining prices have made coastline properties more affordable.



New York Area Home Prices Tick Up In July

Home prices ticked up in July for the fourth straight month, but many cities are bracing for declines in the year ahead.


Housing Sales (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

HUD Gives Long Island Big Boost To Help Housing Market

Long Island is getting a big boost to help the housing market. On Thursday, governments received an additional $5 million to buy and rehabilitate vacant, foreclosed homes and fight off neighborhood blight.