Posts Tagged ‘montclair’

Conducting A Proper Search for a Home!

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

As the internet continues to make more and more information available to all of us, there is no doubt that it gives us all a little empowerment. If you are a Realtor, like I am, you may initially be fearful of losing your ability to find clients that will chose you as their agent. There […]

Montclair Tree Lighting, Santa Visit This Weekend

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

Montclair Tree Lighting, Santa Visit This Weekend Children can also send Santa letters and their wish lists this year and receive a letter in return! By Mike D’Onofrio Mark your calendars, because Santa is coming to Montclair. The annual holiday tree lighting in the Church Street Plaza will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday. […]

First TIme Home Buyers Making Their Move!

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

Young Adults Forming New Households Posted: 21 Nov 2012 04:00 AM PST Back in August, KCM-Keeping Current Matters–identified young adults between 25-34 years old still living at home with their parents as a group that was about to enter the housing market. A recent Wall Street Journal article proves our thinking was correct. KCM just […]

Living in and Commuting to/from Montclair NJ to NYC

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

If you are thinking of moving to Montclair and need to commute to NYC, you need to know where the stations are relative to the homes you are looking at and also the schedules that are available to you at each station. SO, here is the most current schedule and the map with the station […]

Your Local Farmer’s Markets

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

Looking for the freshest of fruits and vegetables and other savory food items, here is the weekly schedule for local farmer’s markets: Maplewood Farmers Market Mondays 2:00 PM-7:00 PM 160 Indiana St, Maplewood, NJ The Maplewood Farmers Market will be held at the Municipal Parking Lot located on Indiana Street. A variety of tasty treats […]

Tour de Montclair 10th Anniversary Walk/Bike Event on May 20th

Sunday, April 8th, 2012

The 10th annual Tour de Montclair is coming up on May 20 and registration is now open! Over the years, this event has ballooned from a small community bike ride drawing only 200 people into an all-out festival attracting more than 1,000 participants. Cyclists of all abilities are invited to ride one of the tour’s […]

M+M: Maplewood and Montclair; Two Great Towns!

Tuesday, March 20th, 2012

I often get asked about the differences between two very good choices in towns which are bedroom communities of NYC–Maplewood and Montclair. Here is the cliff note version I advise to future residents: From where I sit, Maplewood is more “quaint” and while it has 3 business areas, the downtown village is traditionally the most […]

Montclair Resident Vote for Favorite Pre-K

Monday, March 19th, 2012

Montclair Patch just posted an article about Montclair Pre Schools and is tallying a vote. Here are the results as of today! For more info, check out Montclair.patch.com Children’s Studio 1 (3%) Montclair Community Pre-K 8 (25%) Montclair Cooperative School 3 (9%) Over The Rainbow Nursery School 0 (0%) Parkside Montessori 2 (6%) Park Street […]

Best Mexican Restaurants in NYC, just 20-30 minutes away from the Bedroom Communities of NYC in NJ

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

The Best part of living in a bedroom community of NYC, like Maplewood, South Orange or Montclair, is being able to take a quick 20-minute drive or 30-minute train ride into Manhattan to check out some cuisine. According to Zagat’s these are the top seven south-of-the-border Mexican joints from their 2012 New York City Restaurants […]