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By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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Ocean City, NJ - Buying Strategies   Talking "buying strategies" is fairly easy in the begining here in Ocean City, New Jersey ...   1 - Location ... You either look for single families in the Northend and Gardens which tend to be some of the properties closer to the beach, or you head down to th...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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Ocean City, NJ - Second Home Location   The year round population in Ocean City, New Jersey is about 10,000.  That runs from about Labor Day through Memorial Day.  That represents the locals ... those who work for the city ... police, fire department, and so many others who keep this great commun...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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"Ocean City, NJ - The barrier island waiting for you to discover   We are located in South Jersey, Exit 30 on the Garden State Parkway, plus a short drive across the new four lane bridge from Somers Point to Ocean City, New Jersey.  Ocean City is the most northern and largest community in Cape Ma...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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Summer Contacts Everywhere in Ocean City, New Jersey   Ocean City, the largest town in Cape May County (and our location being a barrier island along South Jersey), is only about 10-12,000 population throughout the nine months from September through May ... and often less than that number due to ...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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"Summer Sunday Lineup in the South Jersey Real Estate Offices" - Ocean City, NJ   So in our Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty office on 34th Street in Ocean City, NJ; each rental agent has two Sunday assignements handling the office from 10am to 2pm. This is indeed a trouble shooting situa...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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Open House Activity during the Summer Rental Season ... Ocean City, New Jersey   Mostly from the middle of June to the end of August the "buying period slowly moves from the spring to the fall."  There are a ton of potential buyers because our buyer group comes from our existing rental base.  But...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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Some Bad Weather Hitting South Jersey Thursday & Friday - Ocean City, NJ It's a bit early to tell us what to expect this Thursday and Friday, but heavy rain is in the forecast along with the potential for a hurricane to come up the coast.  Overall, we have received a contact from one insurance co...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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Health & Real Estate ... Some Thoughts ... from Ocean City, New Jersey   So my son got me a recent gift ... a Fitbit bracelet for my arm.  It records the number of steps that I take in a given day ... and for the past two weeks I have been averaging about 10,912 steps per day. My walking started ...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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4th of July at the South Jersey Shore ... Ocean City, New Jersey   Although I have only been here at the shore since 1988 as an owner, I can't imagine another location to be at during the days leading up and through "the 4th of July" than Ocean City, New Jersey.  And when the 4th comes on a Frida...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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A Saturday Check-in Day in Ocean City, New Jersey   Almost all locations in South Jersey utilize the Saturday Check-In Arrangement ... with rental tenants coming and going throughout the day.  Check-Out is 10 am throughout our community of Ocean City ... Check-In is 2 pm or later.  So there are f...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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Where Are You ... Where was I ... Ocean City, NJ   June has been a tough month for me here on my computer in Ocean City, NJ.  I have a bit of a bug with Active Rain causing me to be unable to complete my blog activity and get it out to my loyal readers. It appears that when I get to the final poi...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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"Changing Nature of Jersey Shore Real Estate" ... Ocean City, New Jersey June has arrived on our barrier island known as Ocean City, NJ.  Everything runs along the seasons of the year.  Mid-June is the closing of the "spring buying period" and the start of the top ten weeks of the "summer rental ...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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"Island Time" meeting up with "Memorial Day Weekend" in Ocean City, NJ   Sure we all thought we were ready for the big rush ... the arrival of Memorial Day Weekend.  But locals are never really ready for anything that brings a lot more people back to the beach.  Remember that all of us locals liv...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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"Staying in Touch" ... Real Estate 1.1 ... from Ocean City, NJ Staying in Touch ... three simple words that tend to say it all.  But saying and doing it are very different.  Even "thinking about it" is also quite different.  So how does one go about all of this. Being organized is a major asset a...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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"Weekend Activity" ... In the Real Estate Market ... Ocean City, New Jersey   The weekend real estate market depends on good weather all of the time.  Obviously, there are exceptions when a buyer, or buyers, will make the trip regardless of the weather to check out sale properties. But for a real...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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"Memorial Day Weekend just 7 days until next Friday" ... from Ocean City, NJ   Now for many communities: it is just a here it comes, there it goes "type of holiday.  But here "on the barrier island" and after all the cold, damp, and wet weather all winter and much of the spring; this is the big t...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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"Five Sale Properties in the Northend & Gardens" ... in Ocean City, New Jersey The Northend section of Ocean City starts north of Sixth Street and runs until the south side of North Street running from the ocean to the bay.  This is a definite mix of single family, multi-family, and condominium p...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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"We just don't Read Enough" ... "Start a Good Habit" ... from Ocean City, NJ   A lot of people want to read more, and a lot of people don't like to read much at all ... which leaves those of us who are always out there reading a lot more opportunities to find the books that others aren't getting....

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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"Grammar in Real Estate" ... from Ocean City, New Jersey I just read an interesting article in the Wall Street Journal (5/9/2014) which started out with the following sentence:  "Real estate agents better take out that red pen."  Check it out if interested. As a former history teacher and a high ...

By Dustin A. Peters, Your "Northend & Gardens" Contact in Ocean City!!!
(Goldcoast Sotheby's International Realty)
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"The Month of May at the Jersey Shore" ... Ocean City, New Jersey The month of May is almost always a winner here at the Jersey Shore.   Many of the locals start to work in their front and back yard gardens.  The sprinkler systems are turned on for the next few months.  And the outdoor showers ar...

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