The dream of owning a home has been a quintessential part of the American Dream for generations. However, with rising home prices, stagnant wages, and student loan debt, many wonder if future generations will be able to afford a home. In this blog post, we will explore this question and discuss the potential barriers that future homebuyers may face.

The current state of the housing market is a significant contributor to the affordability issue. Home prices have been steadily increasing, making it harder for first-time homebuyers to enter the market. According to Zillow, the median home value in the United States is $295,000, a 7.5% increase from the previous year. This increase in home prices is outpacing wage growth, making it difficult for many to save…

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Adventure Aquarium in Camden, New Jersey is one of the top aquariums in the United States, and for good reason. With a wide variety of marine life, hands-on exhibits, and interactive activities, it’s no surprise that Adventure Aquarium has become a must-visit destination for tourists and locals alike.

One of the main attractions at Adventure Aquarium is the Shark Realm, a 550,000-gallon tank that houses over 25 sharks, including sand tiger, sandbar, and nurse sharks. Visitors can walk through a tunnel that goes right through the tank, giving them a unique, up-close view of these fascinating creatures. The Shark Bridge is another thrilling experience, where visitors can walk across a narrow bridge above the shark tank, getting a bird’s eye view of the action…

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Finding the right real estate agent can make all the difference when it comes to buying or selling a home. A good agent will work with you every step of the way, ensuring that you are comfortable with the process, and that you find a property that fits your needs. The following are 7 strategies that can help you pick the best real estate agent for your needs.

Ask for Recommendations
One of the best ways to find a trustworthy real estate agent is to ask friends, family members, or co-workers for recommendations. People who have gone through the buying or selling process before are in the best position to recommend an agent that they worked with.

Check Online Reviews
Another way to determine the quality of an agent is to check online reviews. Websites like…

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Mantoloking real estate - new record
115 Curtis Point Drive, Mantoloking, New Jersey 

Welcome to "Saltaire", the luxurious bay front estate in Mantoloking that just sold for a new record-breaking price!

It boasts an expansive 217' water frontage, 4 bedrooms, 5.1 baths, 3 car garage and over 7,681 sq ft. Talk about living large! With Shawn Clayton as your Realtor, you can bet this bay front estate will never be the same. 

Thanks to his expertise and hard work, "Saltaire" sold for a price that's sure to make waves in Mantoloking. As if that wasn't impressive enough, the sale was handled in record-time. Shawn Clayton is truly a master of the craft and can help you achieve your real estate dreams quickly, efficiently, and with remarkable results.

Sold by Shawn Clayton

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Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate your love and affection for your significant other. Whether it’s your first Valentine’s Day together or you’ve been together for many years, it’s always a special time to make lasting memories with your loved one. Atlantic City, New Jersey is the perfect place to celebrate this special day with your significant other. From romantic dining experiences to breathtaking views, there’s something for everyone in Atlantic City.

One of the most romantic experiences you can have in Atlantic City is dining at the AAA Four Diamond Award-winning restaurant, Chef Vola’s. Chef Vola’s has been serving up delicious Italian cuisine in a cozy, intimate setting for over 80 years. The menu features classic Italian dishes like veal…

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If you're in the market for a new home or considering refinancing, you may be wondering what the future holds for mortgage rates. After a year of historic highs, many experts are predicting that mortgage rates will decrease significantly in 2023.

This news is welcome for many potential home buyers and homeowners who have been priced out of the market by rising mortgage rates. In this blog, we'll take a closer look at what is driving the predicted decrease in mortgage rates and what it could mean for those looking to buy or refinance a home.

What's Behind the Predicted Decrease in Mortgage Rates?

There are a number of factors that are contributing to the predicted decrease in mortgage rates. Some of the most significant include:

Economic uncertainty: The…

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