Buying Luxury Homes

New Construction: 57 Glen Avenue, West Orange

57 Glen Avenue - Front View of Home

New construction to be built with plenty of time to customize, including an optional pool and optional tennis court. Tucked away on nearly 3 glorious acres with spectacular NYC skyline views, this is a rare opportunity in the exclusive gated community of Llewellyn Park, offering close proximity to all major highways, fine dining, upscale shopping and a NJ Transit train station offering Midtown Direct service to NYC in under 30 minutes. Offering every amenity that a discerning buyer expects in new construction today including large open spaces, a breathtaking two story foyer and great room, first floor library/office and guest suite, gourmet kitchen with custom white...

Live Lakefront: 20 Lake End Road, Rockaway Township

20 Lake End Road - Aerial View

Discover the beauty, serenity and pristine shores of Green Pond. The crystal clear spring fed waters of this glacial lake are sure to delight. Nature and water activities abound on what some consider to be NJ's best kept secret, just one hour from NYC! You will fall in love with this gracious residence, featuring 100' of lake frontage and nearly 6,000 square feet of luxurious living with every imaginable amenity. Custom built for its current owners with a focus on the spectacular lake views, this home's eco-friendly construction quality is beyond reproach and boasts an open floor plan, wide plank flooring, expansive gourmet kitchen, generous master...

Entertainer's Paradise: 10 Pond View, Montville

10 Pond View Front View Of Home

Nestled in the prestigious "Pond" section of Montville, this spectacular estate is ideally situated on 1.54 manicured acres offering resort-like accommodations and every entertaining convenience. Accessed by a winding circular drive surrounded by lush specimen plantings, this 7 bedroom residence beautifully showcases impeccable attention to architectural detail including a focal front turret, custom millwork, grand yet welcoming spaces, flexible floor plan, 4 car garage with parking court accessed via a porte cochere, 7 handsome fireplaces and a private apartment with separate entrance, living room, bedroom, full second kitchen and laundry -- the perfect in-law or...

Modern Masterpiece: 83 Pleasantville Road, New Vernon

83 Pleasantville Road Front View Of Home

Leave the ordinary behind and aspire for nothing less than this breathtaking architectural masterpiece. Custom designed and recently renovated from top to bottom with only the finest materials, this exclusive 5 bedroom residence on three acres is truly one of a kind in the heart of New Vernon. As you drive up the long private drive, the home creates a commanding presence and does not disappoint. Boasting an open concept floor plan with soaring ceilings, new walls of windows and a center atrium with Japanese Garden, it is a home perfectly designed for today's modern lifestyle. Another compelling reason for living in New Vernon? Real estate...

Clarence Manor: 16 Pond View, Montville

16 Pond View Front View Of Home

Welcome to Clarence Manor, designed by renowned WESKetch Architecture and modeled after the Thomas Kinkade painting "Beyond Summer Gate". Awaiting visitors at the end of a long gated drive and circular parking court, this spectacular estate creates a commanding presence and promises no less. Elegantly framed by sprawling lush lawns and specimen plantings on nearly 6 tranquil acres, this 7-bedroom residence beautifully showcases impeccable attention to detail at every turn. Serenity abounds as you lounge by the breathtaking pool with cabana and 60' underground slide, while inside sophisticated systems add to the home's cachet including a Crestron automation system,...

Scenic Grandeur: 45 Bailey Hollow Road, Morris Township

45 Bailey Hollow Road View Of Home

Through a private gated entrance, this residence awaits visitors at the end of a long drive and circular parking court, creating a commanding presence and promising no less, elegantly framed by sprawling lush lawns embellished with lush perennials and specimen plantings. Tranquility abounds in this glorious retreat, set on over 5 lush acres with breathtaking winter views backing to the nearly 2000 acre Morristown National Historical Park (Jockey Hollow). This architectural masterpiece is spectacular, offering unparalleled comfort to both its occupants and guests, making vacations a distant memory.

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Is Your Prospective Home a Good Asset Purchase?

Luxury Backyard Photo

Today, financial advisors believe that homes are either assets or liabilities. Technically, a liability is anything that costs money, and an asset is anything that creates positive cash flow.

From this definition, a home is technically a liability, because it costs you money—even if you’ve paid it off and are living in it debt-free. As long as you’re paying your utilities, insurance fees,...

What Makes for a True Luxury Home?

Kitchen in Modern Home

If you’re left awestruck by the design and function of a home, chances are you’re viewing a luxury dwelling—these charming developments often possess features that are hard to fathom, let alone come by in the current market.

Although it’s hard to believe that these features exist, it’s not because they’re outlandish in any way. In fact, luxury homes offer the perfect...

Commuter's Dream: 273 Harrison Street, Nutley NJ

273 Harrison Street Front View

About as perfectly situated as you can get, this completely renovated home is close to shopping, local highways and NYC transportation, making it a commuter's dream. The home just underwent an extensive top-to-bottom renovation, including a modern open-concept floor plan and the addition of amenities that even the most discerning buyers have come to expect. This home is truly ready for a very fortunate buyer. Gleaming hardwood floors, bright...