In June of 2017, Jenny Mustazza, a single mother of two, had to deal with a terrible tragedy – the home where she and her children lived burned down. Imagine all the emotions she was facing as she had to pick up the pieces and rebuild her home from the foundation up. Where did she start? How did the project progress? How does she feel about her new home?
Energy efficiency is almost always at the top of a homeowner’s list of desirable home features. It doesn’t matter if you are building a new home or renovating your current home, there are things you can do to make sure your house is utilizing solutions that are energy efficient. Not only will you be doing your part in preserving the environment, you’ll be saving money. We will outline some of the top things you can do to make your home more “green” when it comes to energy use.
While the first quarter of 2018 saw some decrease in home values in certain areas of the state, median home values in Bergen County have been on the rise. In fact, according to Zillow, home values in Bergen County rose over 6.1% in the past year and are expected to go up another 6.6% the next year.