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A Chance to Spend the Night with Lucy in Margate

How much do you love Lucy? Lucy the Elephant, that is. Well, if you’re gaga for the historic Margate landmark, you and your friends will […]

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N.J. Veterans and Active-Duty Military Could Soon Get a Break on State Beach Tags

The Shore could soon become a little more accessible for active military members and veterans. A bill currently pending in the New Jersey legislature would […]

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Finally, Atlantic City Gets a Donald Trump Museum

Most of the people who spend time at the Jersey Shore over the summer do so getting tanned, eating pizza and custard, playing volleyball, drinking […]


Garden State Park’s Redevelopment Enters the Home Stretch with Plaza Grande

In its glory years, Garden State Park was the region’s finest horse racing track. Part of the “Golden Triangle” of New Jersey racetracks along with […]

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A Fast-Growing New Jersey College Builds A Town To Go With It

Usually, the developments I’ve come to refer to as “Instant Urbanism” pop up on the fringes of metropolitan areas, most often near some freeway interchange that […]


J-Roll Puts His South Jersey Palace Up for Sale for $799K

Talk about a home run. You can own the mini-mansion Phillies ace shortstop, World Series champ and National League MVP Jimmy Rollins called home from 2005 […]


Big Brothers, Big Sisters, Big Builders: Awards Honor Shapers of the Future

How is building a development like mentoring a young child? Gary Jonas, principal of HOW Properties, explains it this way: “What I see is real estate […]


Jawdropper of the Week: A Summer Palace in Longport for $5.95M

And here we’d thought we’d seen everything when we came across the tale of the “Little Marble House” in Avalon. Now comes this absolutely spectacular […]


Requiem for a “Little Marble House”

Jersey Shore homes tend to stick to a fairly modest architectural language of wood shingles and beams, following a traditional architectural vocabulary with some connections […]


Bright Idea: One Big MLS for the Mid-Atlantic Region

A TREND that began with real estate agents sharing listings over coffee and pinning them on clotheslines in the 1960s got a whole lot bigger […]


Housing in Greater Philadelphia Got A Little More Affordable Last Quarter, Survey Finds

Housing in Philadelphia got a little more affordable in the first quarter of 2017, according to the figures in the latest edition of’s quarterly […]


Common Threads in This Year’s Rouse Award Residential Finalists

The Urban Land Institute Philadelphia District Council announced the finalists for this year’s Willard G. “Bill” Rouse Awards for Excellence last week, and five of […]


Jawdropper of the Year: “The American Versailles” in Mahwah for $48M

Words fail us. That’s because it’s impossible to fully capture in words the over-the-top elegance of this 58-room mansion in Mahwah, N.J., about 25 miles […]

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Usual Suspects Top 2017 U.S. News Best High Schools List

The single best high school in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania remains the Julia Reynolds Masterman Laboratory School in Philadelphia. But in this year’s edition of […]


Collingswood Buys Ugly Houses Too

The abandoned homes of Collingswood may not be in as dire shape as that “Ugliest House in America” we told you about last week, but […]