THE PERFECT COASTAL DÉCOR

THE PERFECT COASTAL DÉCOR The perfect coastal décor. There is a new design and lifestyle trend taking TikTok by storm. It’s all about the coastal living aesthetic. Some of the style icons of this look are Jane Adler from It’s Complicated, and Erica Barry from Something’s Gotta Give. What is often referred to on TikTok […]

Health Benefits of Beach Living

Health Benefits of Beach Living The beach has long been known for its many health benefits that it offers. Coastal living has been proven to promote physical and mental wellness. The beach is considered to be a great place to settle down if you are looking to build a happier life. Health Benefits of Beach […]

2020 vs 2021 Annual Market Update

2020-2021 arket update

2020 vs 2021 Annual Market Update We have compiled the Real Estate Data for our local markets and compared 2021 home sales to 2020 home sales. We are experiencing lower inventory levels, higher home sale prices in each town and a decrease in average days on market. Allenhurst In the year of 2021, 10 single […]

The Jersey Shore Real Estate Market Update 2020

The First Half of 2020 The Jersey Shore Real Estate Market Despite COVID-19 wreaking havoc around the world, the Jersey Shore Real Estate Market has been robust. During the first half of 2020, Monmouth County is one of five in New Jersey which has seen an increase in sales during 2020. Considering the overall 20% […]

Real Estate Market Update 2019

Jersey Shore Real Estate Market Trends- Third Quarter 2019 Asbury Park During the third quarter in 2019, 14 single family homes were sold with an average sale price of $467,000. This is a 25% increase in average sales price over the same period last year. Days on market are relatively flat at 56 days. Homes were selling for […]

The Connolly Agency – Jersey Shore Thrills Columbus Day Weekend

The Connolly Agency is feeling the fresh fall vibes, especially with Columbus Day weekend around the corner! We’ve scouted some of Monmouth County’s hottest weekend events for October from traditional family fun to delicious local eats, treats & spirits.  There is no shortage of family fun! Long Branch will host their Columbus Day Parade on […]

Real Estate Market Update – First Quarter, 2019

The Real Estate Market at the Jersey Shore for the first quarter of 2019 remained strong with inventory levels low and demand for homes high. Home prices are up 10% over the first quarter of 2018.  Homes are selling for close to listing price. For details by town, please read below, or click on market updates […]

New Jersey’s Housing Market Looks Stronger for 2019!

New Jersey’s housing market is looking stronger in 2019. If you are first-time buyers or  thinking about buying or selling a home in 2019, please call the Connolly Agency! Planning to buy or sell a home in 2019? Here’s the good news: The New Jersey housing market looks strong, according to Ilene Horowitz, president of […]

Renovation Loans Expand Your Homebuying Options

It’s the lament of first-time homebuyers in just about every housing market: There aren’t enough entry-level homes available that are move-in ready. One solution is to broaden the search to fixer-uppers. With renovation loans, you can get one home loan that combines the purchase price with the cost of improvements. Not enough affordable homes Entry-level […]

Here’s where more $1M condos are proposed in booming Asbury Park

While developer iStar has mapped out an ambitious plan to transform Asbury Park’s waterfront with luxury condos, a swanky hotel, a revamped music venue and other mixed-use projects, a local developer is hoping to slide into the action. Regional Development Group, led by Trip Brooks, who has lived in Asbury Park since 1999, recently received approval from iStar and […]