Real Estate

October 22, 2019

HACKENSACK, N.J. -- Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco and the Board of Chosen Freeholders have announced that the Bergen County Division of Community Development will be hosting the 2019 Homebuyer Expo on Wednesday, October 23 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Conference Center at Two Bergen County ...

Read more »

CHATHAM, NJ - In a meeting that lasted five hours and 30 minutes, the Chatham Township Planning Board approved the site plans for the Affordable Housing units at the Skate Park and the multi-family townhomes at Dixie Dale on Tuesday morning. The 8-1 vote to approve the Arbor Green at Chatham ...

Read more »

HACKENSACK, N.J. -- The Bergen County Division of Community Development on October 10 honored 25 families of Bergen County residents who successfully purchased a new home after completing the American Dream First Time Home Buyer Program during the past year.   American Dream is an innovative ...

Read more »

PLAINFIELD, NJ — Joshwa Money School, LLC of New Providence received unanimous approval on Thursday for its application before the Planning Board to convert the Coriell Mansion in Plainfield's Van Wyck Brooks Historic District from a single-family residence to a bed and breakfast. The proposed ...

Read more »

PLAINFIELD, NJ — Here is a quick look at what's on the Plainfield Planning Board agenda on Thursday night.  The meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the library at City Hall, 515 Watchung Ave. The Joshwa Money School is seeking to convert a single-family dwelling into a bed-and-breakfast ...

Read more »

WARETOWN, NJ - One thing is clear. Just about everyone wants to see thriving businesses replace empty ones on Route 9 in Ocean Township.  The good news is that the old Sonic building will ultimately be replaced with a new familiar logo. According to reliable sources, Dunkin' Donuts plans to ...

Read more »

EAST ORANGE, NJ — The skyline of South Harrison has exploded with beautifully constructed  buildings over the last few years in no small measure due to Blackstone 360. Blackstone has completed 4 luxury buildings along South Harrison Avenue, all within walking distance to Brick Church Station on the ...

Read more »

TAPinto  S P O T L I G H T  O N  G I V I N G MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: The Exit Realty East Coast team, with Bob Shirvanian at the helm, is well known for their everyday community support and charitable giving. Right now the Holmdel office is collecting nourishment for Lunch Break through the end of ...

Read more »

PARKLAND, FL- Two homes in the attractive Watercrest neighborhood of Parkland are having simultaneous Open House events on Saturday morning, October 12, at 11 a.m. The homes, a 4 bed/4 bath and a 4 bed/5 bath, will be hosted by local realtor Grace Dieterich. Both homes have a pool and are in a ...

Read more »

KENILWORTH, NJ – The Blackthorn Restaurant and Irish Pub located at 651 North Michigan Avenue has officially been foreclosed. The ownership has been reverted back to Republic First Bank the court order states as of September 27, 2019. The court order that was issued by the Superior Court of New ...

Read more »

WESTFIELD, NJ — The architect of a proposed three-story office building designed in the colonial style for North Avenue will have to go back to the drawing board. The Planning Board on Monday tasked the owner of the vacant lot at 440 North Avenue East with coming up with a more contemporary ...

Read more »

  GREEN BROOK, NJ - Green Brook Township has shared some information about the history and plans for the corner of Route 22 and Warrenville Road. A letter to residents: There have been a number questions recently raised about the development of a large commercial tract at the corner of ...

Read more »

BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ This Wednesday's Zoning Board of Adjustment agenda includes the formal acceptance and approval of the Millington Quarry's withdrawal of an earlier application to split the 180-acre property into two separate lots, a request that sparked objections from both the Township ...

Read more »

PLAINFIELD, NJ - About 50 people, including many property owners, came to Thursday’s Planning Board meeting to learn more about possible use of condemnation as a redevelopment tool. The format included two slide shows of properties found to be “in need of redevelopment,” with reasons why they ...

Read more »

PLAINFIELD, NJ – After many months of construction, Quin Sleepy Hollow officially opened its doors on Thursday with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Joseph Forgione, Founder and Principal of JMF Properties, along with Mayor Adrian O. Mapp, City Council members, Plainfield city administrators and business ...

Read more »

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Anatol Siemienczuk won approval to build a house on West Third Street in 2007, but market conditions deterred construction. Back before the Zoning Board of Adjustment Wednesday, he not only won approval, but praise for building in the West End. “It’s exactly the same as 2007,” ...

Read more »

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – A three-story storage unit facility is taking shape on Route 206. The Hampshire Companies and Harrison Street, real estate investment firms are partners in the 903-unit climate-controlled facility, tentatively scheduled to open in February, 2020. The building encompasses ...

Read more »

PLAINFIELD, NJ –  Many residents turned out for the first in a series of community meetings planned by the City’s Department of Economic Development to discuss the new Master Plan for Plainfield. Valerie Jackson, Director of Economic Development, and Bill Nierstedt, designated Master Plan Project ...

Read more »

EAST ORANGE, NJ — For decades the corner of William and Lincoln Street has been an eyesore. The property at that corner sat unattended, undeveloped and uninhabitable; until now. Last week the new owners of 475 William Street (Fountain Group, LLC) unveiled their plan to reconstruct a five-story ...

Read more »

  SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The Township of South Orange Village has published a notice of a Public meetingon October 7 at Sopac to discuss designating the south-west corner of Valley Street and 4th Street as well as all the property to the railroad track on that side of 4th Street for ...

Read more »

PLAINFIELD, NJ - TAPinto what's going on in and around town this week.  Read on to learn more about upcoming Plainfield meetings and events. MONDAY Chat with Plainfield's Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman.  The community will have the opportunity to ask the Congresswoman questions at ...

Read more »

CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham Borough Planning Board, Borough Council and public got to see the preliminary design for the River Road Redevelopment project at a special meeting held on Thursday night. No action was taken at the informational session. Developer Jonathan Schwartz, a principal of BNE ...

Read more »

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Developer Jack Morris has been given approval by the borough's Planning Board for a five-story building that will feature retail space on the ground floor and 45 apartments on the upper four floors. Two dilapidated buildings on the north side of West Main Street, next to ...

Read more »

CHATHAM, NJ - Matthew Gilfillan, chairman of the finance committee and vice president of the Chatham Board of Education, said that every single student added by the proposed River Road Redevelopment Project will impact the Chatham Board of Education budget. Chatham Township resident Gilfillan ...

Read more »

CHATHAM, NJ - River Road Developer Jonathan Schwartz is planning to bury all telephone and utility wires for the 240 to 259 luxury apartment units proposed for River Road at the corner of Watchung Avenue, he said during the Joint Special Meeting of the Chatham Borough Planning Board and Borough ...

Read more »

RANDOLPH, NJ- Last week, a realtor that I work with called me in a panic. Her client, who was supposed to close on a house in two days, was just informed that his mortgage was in peril of being denied. She asked me how quickly we could close if the borrower sent me all of his paperwork. I am a firm ...

Read more »

PARKLAND, FL- A "Mega Open House" this weekend in Parkland will feature a meet-and-greet with celebrity Captain Lee Rosbach from the hit television show Below Deck. Captain Lee has been a mega yacht captain for 20 years, captaining a number of 150’ vessels on his way to reality tv stardom. The ...

Read more »

PLAINFIELD, NJ - A community meeting on redevelopment is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 1 at Plainfield High School.  An overview of the redevelopment process and initiatives will be discussed, and residents will have the opportunity to ask questions. According to a statement from the ...

Read more »

  SOMERVILLE, NJ - Pat Mannion, the affable proprietor and owner of Mannion's Irish Pub & Restaurant on West Main Street, has been waiting 20 years for his end of town to reap the benefits of the borough's revitalization. A bustling downtown with the potential of new customers and a ...

Read more »

RANDOLPH, NJ- It is not surprising that buying or selling a home is considered one of the most stressful processes that people go through. After all, that typically deals with one’s most valuable asset. When going through this process, it is critical to be able to rely on a professional who is ...

Read more »