Real Estate

September 22, 2020

BARNEGAT, NJ - The standalone building in front of Barnegat 67 opens this fall as one of the latest additions to the array of retail and residential space. The general manager of Jersey Mike’s in Little Egg Harbor says he is looking forward to opening up the new eatery in the township. Barnegat ...

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WARETOWN, NJ – A crowd of 50-75 local residents gathered outside last night at the Waretown Firehouse for a meeting of the township’s redevelopment authority.  The gathering ended with Ocean Township Committee members authorizing a developer to move to the next phase of the approval process for ...

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WARETOWN, NJ – Redevelopment projects represent different things to different people. Some see it as a means of economic revitalization of an area. Others fear it is the start to overdevelopment in quaint communities like Ocean Township. Property owners Herman and Marsha Zell are scheduled to ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ – Dozens of trees have already been cleared at the intersection of West Bay Avenue and Sandpiper Road as developers make way for a new shopping center. The property sits adjacent to the Heritage Bay residential development, and across the street from the Acme Shopping ...

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WARETOWN, NJ - Since 2017, Ocean Township has had an ordinance in place targeting vacant and abandoned properties. The local law requires property owners to complete registration statements and pay fees.  As of this month, the township now has the right to assert a lien for non-compliance. The ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ – Preliminary steps are already underway for the mixed-use project located at 59 South Main Street (Route 9).  Edgewood Properties, the developer says that the Lofts at Barnegat will offer a “new level of style and luxury to the Ocean County apartment market.” Construction is slated ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ -  Last month, the Barnegat Township Committee passed a resolution authorizing the advertisement of bids for sale of township property located at 686 East Bay Avenue. The building started off as the township's firehouse and ultimately housed other entities associated with local ...

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MANAHAWKIN, NJ — Local realtor expert, Marion Romano shares her insight on the status of real estate during the Coronavirus pandemic. "Just a friendly reminder, I am here for you as we transition to our new 'norm.' Whether you’re thinking of buying, forced to sell or just have questions as to ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ – Earlier this month, the Barnegat Township Committee approved Resolution 2020-134, authorizing the advertisement of bids for the public sale of Block 250, Lot 23.  The block and lot number represent township property located at 686 East Bay Avenue. More particularly, the building on ...

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WARETOWN, NJ - Vacant and abandoned properties continue to plague Ocean Township. Local officials share in the frustration experienced by their constituency. A few years ago, the governing body even passed an ordinance that assessed fees against the owners of the vacant properties. “As a ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ – On Tuesday, the Barnegat Planning Board granted approval for the start of Phase 1 of Chris Vernon’s Compass Point Cottages at what was once the Shoreline Sand and Gravel site. Members of the community have expressed outrage the project received preliminary endorsement in the first ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ – The Compass Point Cottages are back on the Barnegat Planning Board’s agenda on Tuesday, February 25th.  Last month, Developer Chris Vernon completed his presentation regarding Phase 1 of the project.  Before the decision is made, the board will allow members of the public to share ...

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WARETOWN, NJ – Like many immigrants, George Mackres came to the United States from Greece with little money in his pocket.  An orphan, George recognized that some hard work and initiative would get him far. It’s a legacy he’s most certainly passed on to his children. And, one that could result in ...

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WARETOWN, NJ – Cornerstone is quickly becoming a household name in the Southern Ocean County area. In fact, it may take on a literal meaning for some lucky lottery residents in the near future. A ride down Route 9 in Ocean Township shows the new development nearing completion. Within the next ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ - Developer Chris Vernon, the owner of 1111 West Bay and Nautilus Associates LLC, and his team appeared before the Barnegat Planning Board this week. Seeking further approval to start work on the Compass Point Project, the applicant was advised to come back next month. The delay was ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ – More than 700 signatures have been collected by a Barnegat resident to protest what he calls a new “trailer park” slated for West Bay Avenue. Tony Sloane started the petition, which features a snapshot of a vintage and run-down trailer. Meanwhile, photographs submitted by the ...

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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 ...

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