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Here is when to see Fourth of July fireworks at the beach

Fourth of July is right around the corner, and so is another season of fireworks. Don’t forget to check with local towns websites, social media and forecast to make sure the show is on schedule.  Read below to see the list of where and when to catch all the action this year.    Thursday, June […]

Making a Small Room Feel Larger

Small, open space living space with kitchen, dining and sitting area.

Making a Small Room Feel Larger Even larger rooms can feel small if they’re full of clutter. Consider ways to expand the space visually, including using the right color choice. NEW YORK – Whether you live in a city apartment or a suburban house, chances are good that there are some small spaces in your […]

Spend Your Summer at the Jersey Shore!

Relaxing empty beach on incredible summer day.

Spend Your Summer at the Jersey Shore! Here at The Connolly Agency, we have several great options for your summer vacation. Whether you’re looking for a weekly, multi week, monthly or whole season, we have what you need! Our rentals range in size and price and can accommodate anyone looking to spend some time at […]

10 Renter-Friendly Upgrades That Make Any Space Feel Like Home

Beautiful Accent wall with renter friendly wallpaper and easy to install light fixture.

10 Renter-Friendly Upgrades That Make Any Space Feel Like Home   Personalize your rental and make it feel like home with these clever upgrades. Just because you live in a rental doesn’t mean you can’t add personal touches to make the space feel like home. Many people are choosing to rent long-term as they wait […]

What You Should Know About Renting Out Your Home

Real Estate Rental Sign in front of rental property.

What You Should Know About Renting Out Your Home From local real estate laws to finding tenants, here’s what you need to know about renting out your home. Renting out your home to long-term or short-term tenants is not as simple as putting up a For Rent sign. “Rental real estate comes in all shapes […]

Local Events This Month

Avon-by-the-Sea boardwalk

Local Events at the Jersey Shore This Month Summer is just around the corner, and with the weather hopefully warming up, there are a ton of local, outdoor activities to attend this month. From garage sales to spring markets, now is the perfect time to get involved in the community. Highlighted below are upcoming events […]

Live Music this Weekend & Where to Find It!

Pat Roddy band performing live

Live Music this Weekend & Where to Find It! While all our local parades may be over, tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day! In true Jersey Shore fashion, the celebration will continue all weekend long! If you’re anything like us at the Connolly Agency, we love live music and all the local restaurant, bars, and venues […]

Small Kitchen Updates

Small Kitchen Updates Every kitchen has their own unique characteristic making it impossible to create the perfect kitchen. With the variety of styles and themes out there, it is hard to choose the best combination. Although there are a multitude of design trends you can follow, we have some small kitchen updates that work with […]

Belmar 3rd Quarter Market Update

Belmar 3rd Quarter Market Update Belmar 3rd Quarter market update 2021 vs 2022– we are experiencing low inventory levels with home prices rising compared to last year’s 3rd quarter. For a summary of Belmar see below. Real Estate Market Update Belmar annual 2021 vs 2022. Single Family Home Sales 2021 MONTHLY SALES MONTHLY VOLUME AVG […]

Earth Day Celebration

Saturday, April 27 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Explore the woods and wetlands around the Manasquan Reservoir. There will be live animal shows featuring reptiles and amphibians.  There will be short Park System Naturalist-led walks. Plus enjoy the sights and displays of our beautiful Environmental Center. Live animal shows take place at: 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m., […]