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Minor Renovations with the Highest Return

Minor Renovations with the Highest Return

With the warm-weather months upon us, many homeowner's thoughts are turning to home improvement projects. Whether the goal is to create an urban oasis that caters to your specific lifestyle or to boost your future sales price, a smart first step is arming yourself with potential costs and returns. T....

Inside Andrea Salumeria: A family-owned Italian Deli in Jersey City Heights

Inside Andrea Salumeria: A family-owned Italian Deli in Jersey City Heights

Located on Central Avenue, this Jersey City Heights mainstay may be small and narrow, but its impact on the community stretches far and wide.

Why and When You Should Hire an Interior Designer

Why and When You Should Hire an Interior Designer

Whether you’re moving into a brand-new space or you’ve outgrown your current one, understanding the time, preparation, and nitty-gritty details that go into planning a renovation is crucial. To ensure a smooth design process, you may be asking yourself, “Should I hire an Interior Designer?” In addit....

At Home With: Paul in Jersey City Heights

At Home With: Paul in Jersey City Heights

A New Jersey native with a culinary past finds room to stretch out and entertain in Jersey City Heights.

What is a No-Fee Listing? No-Fee vs. Fee Apartments Explained

What is a No-Fee Listing? No-Fee vs. Fee Apartments Explained

The New York City rental market is like no other in the country based not only on its complexity and competitiveness, but also on its sheer volume. There are more than 2 million rental units in the five boroughs, and rentals comprise 63 percent of the city's total housing stock, compared to a nation....