the do's and don't of buying investment propertyThe purchase of property for the purpose of renting it out as an investment brings with it a number of added complications, beyond the regular purchase of Jersey Shore real estate. To help those savvy investors out there become even savvier, we’ve put together a number of Do’s and Don’ts to help you navigate the treacherous waters of investment property ownership.

DO:

Get your personal finances in order by taking a clear stock of your current debt and repayment schedule, as well any large expenses that may be coming up soon. You have to be sure it’s the right time for you to invest the time and money and that this is something you can truly afford - how essential is that oceanfront property?

DON'T:

It’s important not to forget your main…

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5 jersey shore craft breweries

The Jersey Shore has long had a reputation as a mecca for mass market beer, like Coors and Budweiser. In the last decade, this has all started to change. A number of small but delicious craft breweries are popping up along New Jersey’s popular shorefront locales. They offer a broad palette of delectable varieties poised to tickle the flavor centers of your brain.

You’ll soon discover a fascinating range of brews offering everything from the mild and refreshing to the remarkably unconventional. Without further adu, we present the top 5 Jersey Shore Craft Breweries that you should know about.

BeachHaus Brewery – 801 Main Street, Belmar, NJ

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The grand daddy of them all. BeachHaus came around when the closest thing to craft brew to…

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jersey shore easterThe Easter Holiday Weekend is fast approaching, bringing with it a wealth of egg-shaped chocolates and bunny rabbits. The communities that line the lively Jersey Shore boast a fun variety of events to celebrate the Easter Holiday. Get out there in the coming weeks, bring the kids and enjoy the wonderfully engaging family activities in your backyard!

Easter festivities start early along the Jersey Shore, beginning the weekend of March 18th and spilling over into the following Easter Weekend proper. With so much to see and do, don’t be left at home on the couch!

March 19/20 Weekend

Belmar Children’s Easter Egg Hunt

Taking place on March 19th, the fun annual event for local children is expected to feature more than 3000 eggs! The eggs will be…

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Totally redesigned Nantucket Style Home on the Water on Exclusive South Lagoon Lane. This home pays attention to detail throughout. Main floor features a spacious living room with fireplace, master suite with bath which leads to private patio all on the water. Plus a custom kitchen with stainless appliances and stone counter-tops. Second-floor offers generous guest suites with balconies. The perfect location.. just steps away from Mantoloking's privately guarded South Beach. 

933 South Lagoon Lane, Mantoloking, New Jersey 4 bed / 3 baths / waterfront home $1,995,000 listed by Shawn Clayton   

  For more information on this listing and other listings check out our exclusive properties Clayton Signature…

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From the Hamptons To the Shores of Mantoloking…READY!...SET!...GO!

Today’s New York Post Home section was all about escaping Manhattan and the great opportunities available for summer rentals. Our relatively warm winter has motivated house hunters early this year to lock in leases but don’t fret, there are still a variety of great options available. The article, which represents homes at the Jersey Shore, the Hamptons, and New York State, features two of our exclusive waterfront properties.

MANTOLOKING, NEW JERSEY

$18,000, Last two weeks of June, $40,000 July & $40,000 for August

Classic things up this summer doggy-paddling in an in-ground pool for a chance at this four-bedroom, four-bath custom-built home on the bay in beautiful…

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spotlight on brielle, njBrielle is a stunning New Jersey community perched majestically on the shores of the beautiful Manasquan River, mere minutes from the Jersey Shore’s sparkling coastline. Away from the frenetic crowds that frequent the Jersey Shore’s infamous boardwalks, residents are able to fully enjoy New Jersey’s temperate climate, in a more subdued and laid-back locale. Brielle neighbors the community of Manasquan to the east, with both Point Pleasant and Point Pleasant Beach located just across the Manasquan River to the south.

Away from the Atlantic coast, Brielle boasts an incredible four miles of stunning riverfront, ranging from the Manasquan River through Debbie’s Creek and into the picturesque Glimmer Glass. The small town’s ideal position along this…

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On The Open Bay And Spectacular In Every Way.....

  Barnegat Lane Mantoloking  5 bed / 4.5 baths 70' x 130' lot / open bay     

Our Newest an Exclusive Listing......Custom Design Bay Front Home in Mantoloking. A perfect home for entertaining with a very attractive interior design. This Mantoloking home offers state of the art amenities such as 9 foot high ceiling on the first floor wall-to-wall glass an open floor plan, a gourmet kitchen with stainless appliances, granite counters and butlers pantry, living room, and dining room all with exquisite Bay views. Master suite features vaulted ceiling's, a wall of built-ins, cedar closets, front and rear balconies. Plus large master bath with Jacuzzi and shower. In addition…

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Bay Head Luxury Condominium 

Welcome to the Beacon by the Sea Condominiums. A perfect opportunity to have a summer retreat in desirable Bay Head. Centrally located in the heart of Bay Head, just 3 homes from the ocean. Restaurants, yacht clubs, and quaint shops on Bridge Avenue are within walking distance. Beacon by the Sea Condominium includes large master suites with spacious closets + some with guest rooms and outdoor space. 


 

Known as one of the most coveted waterfront home communities along the Jersey Shore, Bay Head offers sophisticated buyers the timeless beauty of a small country village by the sea creating a mystique that has endured for generations.  Nantucket style homes, quaint shops, great restaurants and the renown Bay Head…

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Two of our most exclusive properties in Mantoloking

Considering purchasing a property in Mantoloking for this upcoming season? Here's two of our most desirable properties in Mantoloking.

Ocean Avenue in Mantoloking

Over 470' deep and the surrounding perennial gardens make this Mantoloking oceanfront property the perfect location. Come create your next signature masterpiece! High above the dunes and with endless views of the ocean, this property offers a large footprint to create your next custom Sandcastle. Truly the ideal location - close to East Avenue and comes with your own private beach. $2,850,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dune Avenue in S. Mantoloking

Mantoloking Dunes is a exclusive beachfront community like no other,…

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5 valentine ideas on the jersey shoreValentine’s Day is coming up this weekend, why not try something a little different on the Jersey Shore this year? Aren’t you tired of the same old same old? Dinner and a movie with a box of chocolates has been done to death.

Branch out a little with us this weekend and check out some of the unique events that you and your loved one can take part in. From braving the cold, winter waters of the Atlantic to tasting delicious wines, the Jersey Shore has a lot to offer beyond just a night out at a fancy restaurant.

5) Valentine's Day Plunge:

What better way to celebrate the fiery passions of the heart than by taking a plunge in the ice-cold waters of the Jersey Shore’s Atlantic coast? The 10th annual Valentine Plunge takes place between 12 and 5 on…

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