Real Estate

August 11, 2019

BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ The Bernards Planning Board has set a public hearing date of Sept. 17 for an application from Mountainview Corporate Center for approval of 280 multifamily housing, to include 62 units of state-ordered affordable housing, at the far end of Mountainview Boulevard. The ...

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WARETOWN, NJ – Less than a month ago, upset patrons started a petition appealing to Wawa to reconsider the closure of its Waretown store. The Wawa’s not only sticking to its plans to close down the location. It’s also taking steps to stop any similar business from buying the property. At last ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ – In real estate website Niche.com’s annual rankings of New Jersey public school systems for the 2019-20 academic year, the Berkeley Heights School District came in No. 31 in New Jersey and No. 5 in Union County. According to figures reported by Niche.com, the Berkeley ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — It was quite the price cut for the “Westfield Watcher House.” The former owners of the Dutch Colonial home at 657 Boulevard have sold their home for $959,000, the deed filed with the Union County Clerk’s Office shows. The Broadduses had purchased the home for $1.35 million in ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — It was quite the price cut for the “Westfield Watcher House.” The former owners of the Dutch Colonial home at 657 Boulevard have sold their home for $959,000, the deed filed with the Union County Clerk’s Office shows. The Broadduses had purchased the home for $1.35 million in ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ - Watchung will soon have two new stores. Homesense and Sierra have announced their grand openings in the new shopping center, The Shoppes at Watchung, in the former Sears location on Route 22. The grand openings are set for Aug. 22 at 8 a.m. Sierra, previously known as Sierra ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – The highly contentious Gavelstone Bar and Grill property has been listed on the market by the well-known real estate agency Weichert Realtors. The property located at 303 South Michigan Avenue is listed for $1,265, 000 and includes the building and the business and liquor ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - One young Chatham girl busted open her piggy bank to buy a Buzz Lightyear figure for the patients at the Children's Specialized Hospital in Mountainside. "A parent came in with her daughter, who was five or six, and placed down the toy," Diane Walsh, manager of the Chatham Weichert ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Cynthia Baker of Lois Schneider Realtor was named one of America’s most productive sales associates as a part of REAL Trends America’s Best Real Estate Professionals, the newly issued ranking report produced by REAL Trends. Baker is a member of the “America’s Best Real Estate ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, one of New Jersey’s leading luxury real estate firms, proudly announced more than 20 sales associates -- including several from its Summit regional office -- ranked in multiple categories on the 2019 REAL Trends - America’s Best ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - As the late-July evening skies darkened outside, residents of Millburn Township had a first-hand chance to ask the developers of the old Wells Fargo lot questions about the proposed renderings that had been presented before the township committee last month. The information ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ — Area residents living within 200 feet of the Green Brook Country Club have raised questions about the future development of the land after receiving notification from the township about a proposed ordinance that would establish a new Inclusionary Residential Overlay (IRO) Zone in ...

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KENILWORTH NJ - The Department of Public Works is set to cut the grass and perform general maintenance on the front end of the Blackthorn Restaurant and Irish Pub located at 651 North Michigan Avenue. The dates are still to be determined according to superintendent Joe Kania. The deadline for the ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Members of Plainfield's Zoning Board will hear from an applicant seeking site plan approval for a mixed-use building at 833 West Front Street near Green Brook Park according to a legal notice.  It would include a retail unit, residential amenities and an apartment on the first ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Historian Bill Lawton will lead a walking tour of the historic gems on Main Street on Aug. 11 beginning at 2 p.m. He will interpret the many structures between the Robert Mansion/Borough Hall at 25 West End Ave., listed on the National Regiter of Historic Places, and the ...

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THE JAFFEE REPORT FOR TAPinto:  MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Is Jon Bon Jovi the latest New Jersey millionaire to flee to Florida? Reports are in that the rocker bought a five-bedroom oceanfront villa in Palm Beach for $10 million last March. And now his 18,000-square-foot Middletown mansion is up for sale.

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MILLBURN, NJ - In advance of a plan to redevelop the former Wells Fargo Bank site into residential housing, developer MRY Associates will hold a public presentation to explain to residents what is being proposed or the location. The meeting will be held on Monday, July 29 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:45 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Kiss Products, Inc., with its world headquarters in Port Washington, N.Y., has purchased a 469,600-square-foot distribution building at Rockefeller Group Logistics Center in Piscataway, N.J. for $65.7 million, according to a news release. The global beauty company will occupy ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Borough of Chatham Council will take up the issue of pedestrian safety on Girard Avenue after residents said that a hit-and-run incident occurred on the narrow portion of the road during public commentary Monday at the regular meeting of the council. Girard Avenue resident ...

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WOODLAND PARK, NJ - When property tax bills arrive this week, homeowners will notice a tax reduction. According to Mayor Keith Kazmark, a home with an assessed vallue of $345,000 will see a reduction in taxes of $155. Kazmark credits the reduction on teamwork. "This is a combination of ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- Borough Mayor Mary Jane Canose last week met with the Downtown Redevelopment Committee to discuss the three proposals they received this month from developers bidding to undertake the project of renovating and updating the Quimby Lane area in the center of town. "It's very ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - A request from developers to rezone four property lots from R-1A to R-3 on Hillside Avenue near the Chatham Borough border brought up the subject of a possible Cul-de-sac to separate the two towns at the regular meeting of the Chatham Township Committee on Thursday night. No ...

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A Little Help From Your Friends at EXIT Realty East Coast: 10 Biggest Real Estate Selling Mistakes And How To Avoid Them If you’re serious about selling your home, it’s critical —before you sign anything — to know how to successfully sell in today’s market. The secret sounds so simple. (Maybe ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - Plainfield's Planning Board will hear from an applicant who is seeking site plan approval and relief from zoning ordinance requirements for a property in the Van Wyck Brooks Historic District on Thursday, August 1. The application was submitted by Joshwa Money School, LLC of New ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ -- The Bernards Township Planning Board is scheduled on Tuesday night to continue its detailed look at the town's Master Plan that sets an overview not only for zoning but for many other aspects of local life, with historic preservation and utility services on the agenda for this ...

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RED BANK, NJ: - Remarkable woman. Pauline Poyner, has 25+ years of experience and completed over one thousand transactions, generating over half a billion dollars in career sales. How does she do it?  By providing exceptional customer experience at every price point. “I attribute my ...

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EAST HANOVER, N.J.-On Thursday, July 11th 2019, East Hanover residents received a voice call from Mayor Joseph Pannullo with an update on the ongoing Mondelez Project. Mayor Pannullo confirmed that after meeting with NJ Officials, the numbers of units listed below are confirmed to be built on the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Featuring high-end finishes, fine architectural details and elevators -- among the many amenities -- The Village Courtyard is now officially open in Summit. The upscale community of townhomes and condominiums includes an inviting outdoor space, and a 'commuters' dream' location near ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A developer is moving forward with plans to raze seven homes and the Sixth Ward Service Center and construct a five-story, 94-unit apartment building in the northwest part of the city. Recon Services LLC received bulk and use variances at the Zoning Board meeting on ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ -- The borough has begun to receive formal proposals from companies interested in taking the lead on the downtown redevelopment project for Quimby Lane. After the Borough Council extended its deadline from May 1 to July 1 for bids, it gave developers with potential interest in ...

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