• April 2, 2020

Ocean City Sentinel: House Of The Week

House Of The Week

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Top quality, style, design highlights of phenomenal custom single in Gardens

OCEAN CITY — The popular Gardens section of Ocean City is well known for its beautiful historic homes that almost anyone would be happy to own.

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Wednesday 03/11/2020
Spacious Seaville rancher terrific family home near many popular shore towns
Posted: March 11, 2020

SEAVILLE — There’s a lot to like about the four-bedroom, three-bathroom rancher at 1 Mariners Cove in the popular Windward Shores development in Upper Township.

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Wednesday 03/04/2020
Historic home on quiet block full of historic homes is close to beach, Boardwalk in resort
Posted: March 04, 2020

OCEAN CITY — There’s a lot to like about the unique single-family home at 824 Plaza Place, built in 1920, but perhaps its location on a short, quaint street full of historic homes is its best asset. 

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Wednesday 02/26/2020
Ocean City Gardens three-story single features something terrific to see everywhere you look
Updated: February 26, 2020 - 12:28 pm

OCEAN CITY — It’s hard to decide on the best feature of the three-story single-family home at 47 Bay Road in the city’s popular Gardens neighborhood. That’s because there is so much terrific to see in every room and around every corner.

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Wednesday 02/19/2020
Palatial estate in Marmora fit for entertaining, raising family in comfort and style
Posted: February 19, 2020

MARMORA — The recently listed home at 234 Church Road in Marmora is 6,500 square feet of beauty, both inside and out.

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Wednesday 02/12/2020
Pristine first-floor condo features terrific location, rooftop deck ocean view
Posted: February 12, 2020

OCEAN CITY — The pristine first-floor condominium at 2820 Wesley Ave. in the heart of the Gold Coast features a private rooftop deck with an ocean view just across the street from the beach.

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Wednesday 02/05/2020
Profitable rental income, great location highlights of Northend Ocean City duplex unit
Updated: February 07, 2020 - 8:59 am

OCEAN CITY — With six bedrooms and four bathrooms, the 2,400-square-foot home at 302 Atlantic Ave. is perfect for large-family or group vacations and makes for a terrific investment property or year-round home.

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Wednesday 01/29/2020
Fantastic views highlight custom beachfront home in Ocean City’s Northend
Posted: January 29, 2020

OCEAN CITY — “This opulent, breathtaking custom beachfront single-family home built by Diamante Homes is one of the most beautiful private residences along the New Jersey shore,” real estate agent Michael Contino wrote in his property description of 920 Delancey Place in the Northend neighborhood of Ocean City.

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Wednesday 01/22/2020
Wonderful house offers panoramic ocean views right across from beach
Posted: January 22, 2020

LONGPORT — Measuring less than a half square mile, the borough of Longport at the south end of Absecon Island is so small that nearly every property has a terrific location. Some, however, are more terrific than others.

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Wednesday 01/15/2020
Gorgeous single-family home offers little piece of Italy in southern N.J.
Posted: January 15, 2020

MARMORA — Images of Italy are so strong that you can almost smell the mouth-watering aroma of Italian food and taste the wine as you enter the wonderful single-family home at 17 Oak St. in the Marmora section of Upper Township.

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Wednesday 01/08/2020
High-quality materials, attention to detail raise the bar on beach homes
Posted: January 08, 2020

OCEAN CITY — There’s something fabulous around every corner in the custom-built multilevel beachfront home at 2625 Wesley Ave. on the Goldcoast in Ocean City — and at 5,432 square feet, there are a lot of corners.

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Thursday 01/02/2020
Enjoy luxury, style, view in remodeled beachfront Mediterranean-style villa
Posted: January 02, 2020

OCEAN CITY — Live the life of luxury in this upside-down beachfront Mediterranean-style villa at 1560 Boardwalk in America’s Greatest Family Resort.

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Monday 12/23/2019
Gardens duplex offers several options to live, rent close to the beach
Posted: December 23, 2019

OCEAN CITY — With four bedrooms and two bathrooms on two floors, the duplex at 703-705 North St., nestled into the ocean side of the popular Gardens section of the city, offers several options at a bargain price.

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Wednesday 12/18/2019
Southend beach house provides quiet setting for fun shore vacation
Posted: December 18, 2019

OCEAN CITY — If you’re looking to relax on the beach, maybe do some surf fishing and kayaking instead of running amok among the busy downtown or Boardwalk, a home in the city’s Southend may be for you.

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Wednesday 12/11/2019
New single-family home slated for summer 2020 in Goldcoast area of city
Posted: December 11, 2019

OCEAN CITY — Be the first to track sand across the floor of the new single-family home at 3040 Central Ave., just a block from the beach in the city’s popular Goldcoast neighborhood.

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Wednesday 12/04/2019
Stunning wooded estate features multilevel home, income-producing rental
Posted: December 04, 2019

SEAVILLE — The spectacular property at 69 Hope Corson Road in the Seaville section of Upper Township offers a multitude of options with its 3,600-square-foot main home and semi-attached front house.

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Wednesday 11/27/2019
Victorian-style single a blast from the past fit for modern living
Posted: November 27, 2019

OCEAN CITY — What a fabulous house.

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Wednesday 11/20/2019
Best aspects of past meld with modern amenities in upgraded Gardens single
Posted: November 20, 2019

OCEAN CITY — The beautiful, well-maintained and updated Gardens single-family home at 118 Pinnacle Road is the perfect mix of the past and present.

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Wednesday 11/13/2019
Beachfront condo features open-concept great room, incredible views of ocean
Posted: November 13, 2019

OCEAN CITY — The first-floor condo at 4425 Central Ave. sits snuggly behind a protective line of dunes and bulkhead just steps away from a semiprivate path to the beach, providing easy access to the top attraction in America’s Greatest Family Resort.

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Wednesday 11/06/2019
Location, layout, amenities make remodeled Victorian condo great shore getaway
Posted: November 06, 2019

CEAN CITY — The remodeled Victorian home at 501 5th St., first floor, provides the opportunity to live in a historic home without having to deal with icky old stuff.

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Wednesday 10/30/2019
Open, inviting great room, lots of sleeping space make beach house fit for a family
Posted: October 30, 2019

OCEAN CITY — The spacious, comfortable home at 2520 Central Ave. in the city’s popular Goldcoast neighborhood is perfect for a family or couple wishing to entertain guests.

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Wednesday 10/23/2019
Nuns retreat in Ventnor’s St. Leonard’s Tract oozes both history and grandeur
Posted: October 23, 2019

VENTNOR — The historic home at 110 S. Dorset Ave. in Ventnor’s exclusive St. Leonard’s Tract neighborhood, known as the Holy Family Seaside Convent, is steeped in history and grandeur. 

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Wednesday 10/16/2019
Quality materials, design, attention to detail, utility mixed with great location
Posted: October 16, 2019

OCEAN CITY — I was pleasantly surprised by the terrific home at 3500 Asbury Ave.

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Wednesday 10/09/2019
Lagoon-front beauties coming soon to city’s swank Riviera section
Posted: October 09, 2019

OCEAN CITY — Price Brothers Construction is working hard to finish a beautiful three-story lagoon-front home at 1 Mariana Lane in the city’s exclusive Riviera neighborhood, offering sweeping views of Salvador Harbor from most rooms in the home as well as from multiple decks.

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Wednesday 10/02/2019
Quality craftsmanship, materials, design push Riviera home over top
Updated: October 02, 2019 - 8:35 am

OCEAN CITY — The Riviera neighborhood is one of the nicest in the city, and the new single by Diamante Homes at 20 Walnut Road has raised the bar for quality in the lagoon-front community.

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Wednesday 09/25/2019
Second-floor corner condo close to Southend beaches offers fantastic ocean view
Updated: September 25, 2019 - 12:52 pm

OCEAN CITY — Check out the surf and sand from the wrap-around front porch or great room of the magnificent second-floor corner condominium at 4202 Central Ave.

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Wednesday 09/18/2019
Terrific Northend single close to beach provides abundant rental income
Posted: September 18, 2019

OCEAN CITY — The impeccably kept Northend single at 834 North St., right on the edge of the Gardens, is a terrific summer getaway, year-round home or investment property, bringing in nearly $40,000 in rental fees this past season.

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Wednesday 09/11/2019
New Merion Park single combines great location with high-end amenities
Posted: September 11, 2019

OCEAN CITY — Some houses have great locations, some feature lots of luxuries and others are built to last, regardless of site or amenities. The new custom-built home at 3502 Vernon Lane in the Merion Park section of the city has all three.

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Wednesday 09/04/2019
Spacious bayfront home offers spectacular views, boat slip, terrific sunsets
Posted: September 04, 2019

OCEAN CITY — There’s a surprise around every corner in the spacious bayfront townhouse at 3710 Waterview Blvd. in the city’s Merion Park neighborhood. What’s not surprising is the fantastic views of the semi-sheltered bight off Crook Horn Creek and the sunsets that keep coming each evening.

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Wednesday 08/28/2019
Upside-down shore house offers fantastic ocean view from second, third stories
Posted: August 28, 2019

OCEAN CITY — Be the first to track beach sand into the new home at 414 Merion Place in the popular Neel Tract area of Ocean City’s Southend.

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Wednesday 08/21/2019
First-floor condominium close to beach, shopping, dining in city’s Southend
Posted: August 21, 2019

OCEAN CITY — The first-floor condominium at 3329 West Ave. is right in the heart of the action in the city’s Southend neighborhood, with the beach just three blocks away and shopping and dining establishments right around every corner.

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Wednesday 08/14/2019
Rancher just off islands puts beach within reach in affordable Upper Township
Posted: August 14, 2019

MARMORA — The ranch-style home at 5 Sleepy Hollow Road in the Marmora section of Upper Township provides access to area beach resorts at a fraction of the cost of on-island dwellings.

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Wednesday 08/07/2019
Classic Ocean City beach cottage steps from beach features cuteness, character, charm
Posted: August 07, 2019

OCEAN CITY — The classic beach cottage at 827 Stenton Place in the Northend neighborhood of the city is chock full of cuteness, character and charm, and just a short walk away from the beach.

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Wednesday 07/31/2019
Turnkey oceanfront condo in Southend offers owners everything but a swimsuit
Posted: July 31, 2019

OCEAN CITY — All you need is your swimsuit and towel when moving into the beachfront condo at 3921 Central Ave. in the Southend of America’s Greatest Family Resort.

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Wednesday 07/24/2019
Anchorage Poynte home entertaining and boating paradise right on water
Posted: July 24, 2019

ANCHORAGE POYNTE — The home at 8 Point Drive in Somers Point is a boater’s paradise and an entertainer’s dream, offering a 50-foot-long boat slip and a great room with water views from every seat in the house.

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Wednesday 07/17/2019
Large back deck owner’s favorite place to hang at Goldcoast shore getaway
Posted: July 17, 2019

OCEAN CITY — George and Laura Hall are downsizing and moving closer to their children, so they are selling their house at 2527 Central Ave., on the city’s popular Goldcoast.

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Wednesday 07/10/2019
Spacious Northend single perfect for a large family, just steps from the beach
Posted: July 10, 2019

OCEAN CITY — The spacious single at 911 Stenton Place has been in the same family since 1933, so the owners obviously love it.

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Wednesday 07/03/2019
View gets better on each floor of fantastic beachfront single across the inlet in Strathmere
Posted: July 03, 2019

STRATHMERE — Get up for the sunrise over the ocean but stay for the sunset over the bay at the spectacular beachfront single-family home at 9 Prescott Ave. in Strathmere.

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Wednesday 06/26/2019
Beachfront homes offer incredible ocean views, over-the-top amenities
Posted: June 26, 2019

OCEAN CITY — Cedar Lane Development is nearing completion of building a fabulous beachfront three-story duplex at 3716-18 Wesley Ave., offering top-of-the-line amenities and professional construction just a clamshell’s throw from the ocean.

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Wednesday 06/19/2019
Remodeled Victorian great mix of old, new offering five rental units plus main house
Updated: June 27, 2019 - 9:10 am

OCEAN CITY — The Thomas S. Simmons House at 816 Wesley Ave. was built in 1895 but may be nicer now than at any time in the past.

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Wednesday 06/05/2019
Something special around every corner in surprising gem of a home in Gardens
Posted: June 05, 2019

OCEAN CITY — Some shore houses are cold and sterile to the point that you’re afraid to disturb the sand-blasted setting or tread on the perfectly polished floor. In contrast, the home at 310 E. Seabright Road invitingly appeals to one’s tactile pleasure center with its handsome blend of wood, stone, glass, carpet, chrome and canvas.

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Wednesday 05/29/2019
Anchorage Poynte home offers terrific bay views from almost every room
Updated: May 29, 2019 - 8:40 am

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — Most waterfront houses have a view of the ocean or bay on one side and the street on the other, but not this four-bedroom, three-and-a-half-bath beauty at 30 Point Drive in the Anchorage Poynte section of Egg Harbor Township. 

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Wednesday 05/15/2019
Corner condo on Gold Coast steps from Boardwalk, beach with fantastic views of ocean
Posted: May 15, 2019

OCEAN CITY — Some homes are fantastic regardless of their location — such is the case with the one at 601 20th St., which just happens to be steps away from the city’s world-famous Boardwalk and another couple of steps away from its pristine beaches and the nonstop waves of the Atlantic Ocean.

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Wednesday 05/08/2019
First-floor condo offers vacation getaway away from downtown crowds
Posted: May 08, 2019

OCEAN CITY — West 17th Street is a special place in an even larger special place: Ocean City, aka America’s Greatest Family Resort.

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Wednesday 05/01/2019
Cozy coastal cottage an affordable single in great beach town
Posted: May 01, 2019

OCEAN CITY — A single-family home in central Ocean City for less than $300,000? That’s right.

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Wednesday 04/24/2019
Sprawling layout makes spacious Riviera single perfect for entertaining
Posted: April 24, 2019

OCEAN CITY — Looks can be deceiving, and such is the case with the spacious single-family home at 1921 Glenwood Drive, nestled away in the popular Riviera section of the city. 

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Wednesday 04/17/2019
Expansive Gardens single great example of how love, care turn house into home
Posted: April 17, 2019

OCEAN CITY — Lots of builders can create a great house, but it takes a family, years of memories and loving care to make it a home. Such is the case with the oversized single at 336 Seabright in the popular Gardens section of the city.

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Wednesday 04/10/2019
Spectacular sunset views, water access make condo a boater’s paradise in Ocean City
Posted: April 10, 2019

OCEAN CITY — Cruise down the private drive to your shore home at 1046 Bayfront Unit 2, park the car in the attached garage and forget about it — anywhere you want to go that you can’t get to by boat is within easy walking or biking distance in America’s Greatest Family Resort.

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Wednesday 04/03/2019
Beautiful beachfront home melds luxury, location with high quality, craftsmanship
Posted: April 03, 2019

OCEAN CITY — I may be the professional writer, but I couldn’t sum up the fantastic townhome at 1913 Wesley Ave. North better than real estate agent extraordinaire Mark Grimes: “A great combination of luxury, location and style, don’t miss your chance to own this amazing home!”

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Wednesday 03/27/2019
Amazing sunset views, private access to water on placid Pleasure Ave.
Posted: March 27, 2019

OCEAN CITY — For privacy, you can hardly do better on an island whose population swells by tens of thousands of tourists in the summer than at the home at 1210 Pleasure Ave.

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