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The Jersey Shore: Where to Live in Philly for Weekend Getaways

Being that the Jersey Shore is only about an hour drive from Philadelphia, it is a popular destination for Philly residents. This article discusses three areas of Philadelphia that are most convenient to the Jersey Shore.

July 29 / 2013
Author Louise Gaillard
Category Philadelphia
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Real Estate Headlines for the Last Week of May

Summer time is just about here. Graduation parties, weddings, vacations and bug spray will all be in your near future. As we kiss May goodbye, here is your weekly dose of real estate headlines:

Here’s to Atlantic City

Whether you are visiting or live locally, Atlantic City boasts a unique combination of historic significance with amazing contemporary entertainment. A barrier island along the Atlantic Ocean, Atlantic City is located just 60 miles from Philadelphia, 125 miles from New York City and 175 miles from Washington DC, which offers cultural proximity that few cities across the country can match.

Happy Independence Day!

While the calendar says July 4th, we know it truly is Independence Day. It’s a national holiday that oozes with patriotic pride and the taste of a backyard barbecue. We think of holidays at home being focused on Christmas or Thanksgiving, but for me July 4th is one of those holidays too.

4 Homes with a Breeze to Beat the Summer Heat

If you are one of the 50 million Americans currently embroiled in the heat wave, we feel for you. And don’t worry, those of us on the East Coast are supposed to join the fun tomorrow!

The Value of a Home

I am shocked at the sheer volume of charts, graphs and heat maps that try and focus consumers on the stats and appreciation trends in home buying and selling. Now, the dollars and cents and crime stats are all a part of the decision to buy a home, but its not the only or even most important reason. Why do people buy homes? Its for lifestyle. It’s personal.

What Exit???

I’m from Atlantic City, NJ, and I am a huge fan of the beaches and beach communities in our state — or as we refer to them collectively, “the shore.”  So with the news that MTV’s The Jersey Shore hit its biggest ratings ever last week (albeit from Miami, FL right now), I thought it [...]