The Jersey Shore By Karl Hess

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Community News, Events, Happenings and Real Estate on The Jersey Shore in Ocean County, NJ



  Mortgage interest rates took a dive to a 16-month low during a quiet week that included the Columbus Day holiday on Monday. The benchmark 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 4.01 percent from 4.18 percent last week, according to the national survey of large lenders. The last time i...
Annual Fall Harvest Wine Festival in Manahawkin, October 18 & 19, rain or shine, featuring nearly 100 varieties of fine wines to sample from some of New Jersey's premier wineries, food, crafts, vendors, and live music. Held in conjunction with the Harvest Festival. Attendees are encouraged to br...
Mortgage rates fell to new record lows this past week as investors continued to seek financial safety in U.S. bonds. While the hope is that this new low for mortgage rates will provide a boost to the refinance market, mortgage rates really aren’t too far from where they were during the summer mo...
Wells Mills has the distinction of being the largest park in the Ocean County park system with over 900 acres of pine and oak forest within southern New Jersey's environmental marvel known as the Pine Barrens. Miles of hiking trails with varying degrees of difficulty can be found here, including ...
The sale of single family homes in Ocean County is up by almost 10% over last year.  An increase in home prices have made the turn; median price for a sold home as gone up by over 1.5%. Is this the beginning of a seller's market? In a seller's market in real estate, the seller--because of the sca...
The New Jersey Lighthouses have announced that they are again hosting The Lighthouse Challenge of New Jersey weekend on October 18th & 19th, 2014. Visitors can enjoy an opportunity to tour the state and visit each lighthouse over the weekend, and help raise needed funds for the continued preserv...


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