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Question: I recently had a new fence installed, and I am pretty unhappy about it.
The wood quality is terrible, as if they used seconds.
Mike Willinger, a senior consultant with John Burns Real Estate Consulting in Irvine, Calif., had an interesting piece in the company's newsletter a few weeks ago that I have been hoping to share.
Population: 3,995 (2010)
Median household income: $82,677
Area: 30.1 square miles
Settlements in the last three months: 11
Homes for sale: 45
Don't take this the wrong way, but I have had lots of experience with toilets over the years.
I've written 235 stories about them for the Inquirer alone since 1989, did a piece on dual flush for Popular Science in 2005, and included a chapter...
New Jersey is a land of national distinction. Nowhere is there a higher average property-tax bill: $6,796 per household, up more than 50 percent in just the last five years.
The Inquirer, Wharton School researcher Kevin Gillen, and economist Robert Strauss of Carnegie Mellon University used slightly different methods to arrive at similar results. All three relied on public data, containing sales and assessment records...