The Importance of Flood Insurance

Floods happen suddenly and can be dangerous and damaging. If you own a house, you may need to consider purchasing flood insurance to protect you when the unexpected happens. What is flood insurance? Typically homeowners insurance does not cover damage as a result of a flood, it is one of the main exclusions. Flood insurance is

Tips for Finding Homeowners Insurance

Homeowner’s insurance is a necessity for anyone who has purchased their own home. It not only significantly helps lesson financial burden during a weather emergency or an unexpected occurrence that may cause damage to your home, but it also may be required by your lender for certain types of home loans. So what kind of home insurance should

Historic Homes in Monmouth County

New Jersey is rich in history. Monmouth County, in particular, is full of historic homes and buildings. What specifically qualifies a home as “historic”? In order for a house to get the distinguished title of “historic”, several criteria must be met, and lots of research must be done. Let’s take a closer look at this process. What

Local Colleges and Universities

If you have teenage children that will be attending college shortly or are looking to attend a university yourself, Monmouth County, New Jersey is full of quality colleges that you won’t have to travel far to visit. Let’s look at some of the top universities in the area. Monmouth University Located in West Long Branch,

Differences Between Houses, Townhouses, and Condos

If you’re looking to buy or rent a new home and have been searching online, the chances are you’ve been coming across these terms quite often: home, townhouse and condominium. What are the differences? Let’s take a look. Home This term could be referring specifically to a house or any type of home including apartment,

Entertainment Venues in Central Jersey

There’s plenty to do in New Jersey. Whether you’re looking for a cultural experience or just a fun night out listening to live music, the venues around central NJ have you covered. Let’s look at some of the many entertainment venues Monmouth and Middlesex County have to offer. Starland Ballroom Located in Sayreville, the Starland

Summer Activities Monmouth County

School is out and summer is here, now is the perfect time to plan some quality time with your family. If you live in or around Monmouth County, you may be wondering what there is to do locally that won’t break the bank this season. We have compiled a list of some local events that

Selling A Home In The Summer

Summer is prime real estate season. Many homeowners choose summer to sell their home during this timeframe for many reasons. Moving is always easier in the warmer months when the weather is usually milder. It also makes for an easier transition when transferring kids to a different school. As a homeowner, there are many advantages to selling

Historical Sites in Monmouth and Ocean County

The adjacent counties of Monmouth and Ocean County are rich in history. There are several historical sites that draw visitors in from around the country all year long. Here are some of the most popular historical sites in Monmouth and Ocean County, as well as a few off the beaten path. Allaire Village and Allaire State

Best Boardwalks in New Jersey

The Jersey Shore is known for its boardwalks. Some of the most famous boardwalks in the world are found in New Jersey, but there are plenty of hidden gems as well. Let’s take a look at the best boardwalks in the state. Atlantic City Let’s start with the most obvious. Atlantic City has been world renowned