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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 […]

Mortgage Rates Continue to Fall in Holiday Gift for Home Buyers, Sellers

There are lower mortgage rates just in time for the holiday season… Home buyers and sellers are in for even more holiday cheer this season as mortgage interest rates continued to fall. That makes it more affordable for folks to purchase properties as their monthly mortgage payments will be a little lower. Plus, it may […]

2019 Project Homeless Connect & Point in Time

The Connolly Agency is partnering with Interfaith Neighbors of Asbury Park to collect items for the 2019 Project Homeless Connect & Point in Time Annual Count.  The project provides food, clothing, health services and hospitality to our neighbors experiencing homelessness across the county on January 23, 2019. Please bring donations to The Connolly Agency,  216 Main […]

Mortgage Rates Retreat, but Housing Market Supply Crunch Won't Let Up

 Rates for home loans fell in tandem with the bond market, a welcome respite for the housing market after a recent run-up in home financing costs. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.85% in the October 18 week, down 5 basis points, mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday. Rates for home loans –  15-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged […]

Booming Asbury Park

Do you remember those days when the wealthy wouldn’t even think about stepping foot into Asbury Park, let alone buying a house there? Well, those days have come to an end as the housing prices and quality of the homes have gone up. Budget travel magazine ranked Asbury Park as the “coolest small town in […]


FIRST BEACH BLOCK! Enjoy the oceanviews from the rocking chair front porch. This 4 bedroom 2.5 Colonial features high ceilings, spacious floor plan and two units in the rear of the property for income or guests. Ample off street parking. $950,000.


Magnificent four bedroom 2.5 bath Seashore colonial located in the south end of Bradley Beach. Just two blocks to beach, this home has been beautifully renovated with the finest attention to detail. Features a spacious open floor plan, hardwood floors, sound system, central air, crown molding. Gourmet kitchen with custom cabinetry and granite surfaces. Office […]

Price Reduced! OCEANFRONT in Beautiful Monmouth Beach!

Price reduced on this two bedroom two bath luxury condo at the Admiralty features Panoramic Ocean and River Views. End unit. Spacious open floor plan, and a 30 foot wrap around balcony. Beachfront access, fitness center, heated pool, tennis courts and underground parking. Beach living at its finest. $737,500

Price Reduced! Lakefront in Beautiful Avon-by-the-Sea!

PRICE REDUCED on this magnificent Lakefront home in Avon by the Sea. Built in 2012, this four bedroom three bath home features a spacious, open floor plan, hardwood floors, wood burning fireplace, central air, custom kitchen with stainless appliances and granite surfaces. Spectacular lake views. Nothing to do but unpack! $895,000.


Charming Seashore Colonial located just 4 blocks to the beach. Rocking Chair front porch, Original hardwood floors and woodwork. Very pretty street in south end of Bradley Beach. With some updating and imagination, this could be a real gem. Great value in Bradley Beach.  Priced to sell at $360,000.