Back Yard BBQs That’ll Start The Summer Off Right!

Monthly Property Blogs (3)

With the first day of Summer being this month, we are featuring homes with outdoor BBQ’s perfect for entertaining and for kicking summer off right! Enjoy the selection of featured homes.

111 Willow Pond Ct – Wyckoff, New Jersey

orig_054-211286-DJI_0030_4496440_5099013_5164276Fall in love with this classically elegant yet modern Hampton style Center Hall Colonial in Wyckoff, New Jersey. Enjoy the oasis backyard featuring a covered outdoor living room with fireplace, outdoor BBQ, the new bluestone patio surrounds the salt water spa which overflows into the custom pool with sundeck and water slide…

11 Susan Court  – Old Tappan, New Jersey

orig_DSC_3722_4115898Pristine brick colonial set on 1.22 acres at the end of a cul-de-sac with pool, spa, cabana and a fabulous covered patio area with built barbecue and sitting area. 

7 Margaret Ct – Demarest, New Jersey

orig_untitled-65_5137209This fully renovated 5 bedroom, 5 full bath residence is set on almost an acre of custom landscaped property, offering the perfect blend of indoor and outdoor living.  The house is completed by a resort-quality pool house with full kitchen, stone fireplace, heated bathroom, changing room, in-ground hot tub and heated gunite pool in a private setting.

858 Summit Ave – Westfield, New Jersey

This open concept Colonial in Westfield features a bi-level deck with an outdoor kitchen and opens to the deep yard which backs up to protected lands…

Successfully Sold

We are excited to share with you a few Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty properties recently sold. Contact an associate for a more comprehensive look at market activity.

42 Warren Ln – Alpine, New Jersey

Original Price: $3,450,000

Sold Price: $2,700,000

Days on Market: 186

Beds: 6 Baths: 7 full


Don’t miss this opportunity to own a beautiful Dutch colonial nestled at the very end of a cul-de-sac set amidst Alpine’s most prestigious properties. Tastefully renovated and expanded in 2004, this lovely stone and shingle home boasts over 7000 square feet of relaxed comfort, a perfect 1.1-acre lot, and unbelievable taxes of $11,224! The fabulous open concept great room is comprised of a chef’s kitchen with a separate indoor grill, a large breakfast area, and 20×22 foot family room with stone fireplace, all with expansive views of the rear property. Tend the fenced vegetable garden in summer, play in the expansive flat yard, or chill out on your covered deck or lap pool (with automatic child safety cover). The 2nd floor features 4 ensuite bedrooms including a gorgeous master suite with balcony and loads of closets, plus an additional 5th bedroom, office and bath. The lower level offers a 6th bedroom, 7th bath, playroom/theatre, and summer kitchen. Only minutes from Manhattan!

Listed by: Susan Zabinski


orig_001-195512-SCP_1209_4031353_4503394 (1)202 Deepbrook Rd – Wyckoff, New Jersey

Original Price: $1,550,000

Sold Price: $1,525,000

Days on Market: 149

Beds: 4  Baths: 3 full, 1 half


Designer’s Choice! 3 years young, custom built 4 Bedroom Center Hall Colonial, situated on quiet cul-de-sac. Rich in architectural details. Exquisitely designed stone fireplace, walls of windows offer tranquil views from the great room opening to the Elegant and tasteful gourmet kitchen. Features granite center island, top of the line stainless appliances, and more! Retire to your spacious master suite with hardwood floor, luxurious master bath, and plenty of finished closets. Tastefully decorated and nothing to do but move in! Set up high from the tranquil brook with over an acre with beautiful new patio and landscaping! Located in Deepbrook Estates and close to school, NYC transportation, shopping and more! Your clients will fall in love!

Listed by: Laurie Burnette


orig_DSC_2720_466246043 Northwood Ave – Demarest, New Jersey

Original Price: $1,229,000

Sold Price: $1,150,000

Days on Market: 138

Beds: 5  Baths: 3 full, 1 half


Prime Demarest location with beautiful curb appeal. gorgeous 5 bedrooms 3 1/2 bath Center Hall colonial located near Demarest Middle School and NYC transportation. The large open floor plan includes an elegant study w/ French doors, a formal living room, large dining room, an oversized sunken family room with Gas fireplace for enjoying the view of the beautifully landscaped back yard And built in pool. the modern & open kitchen featuring granite counter tops and a large eat in breakfast area with sliding glass door to access the lovely fenced in yard. the laundry room has a separate side entrance and a generous mud room area. The master suite features hard wood floors, a tray ceiling, his & hers dressing rooms plus a stunning master bath w/Jacuzzi and skylights. this home boast 4 addition bedrooms, one with a full bath plus an additional full bath, all with plenty of closet space. a full finished basement with high ceilings has an additional large and separate home gym area.

Listed by: Denise Orfanos


orig_IMG_2328_48472511300 Hudson St – 5B – Hoboken, New Jersey

Original Price: $549,000

Sold Price: $650,000

Days on Market: 19

Beds: 1 Baths: 1 full


Extremely unique and tastefully upgraded 1 Bed/1 Bath duplex located on one of the most desirable streets in Hoboken. This South facing home stretches across 1,030 Sq Ft and is flooded with natural light throughout the day. The first floor features hardwood floors throughout, an upgraded kitchen with SS appliances, Silestone countertops, plenty of cabinets, a large pantry/storage closet, and open living room/dining room perfect for entertaining. Custom stairs and steel railings lead to the second floor, which includes a bedroom with a skylight, large bathroom with a second skylight and jetted tub, and plentiful closet space. You’ll never run out of storage space in this home with an EXTREMELY massive attic space. The building has a community washer/dryer room. Enjoy the luxury of living on Hudson Street with tons of stores just outside your door! With the 126 bus stop on the same block and ferry two blocks away, getting to Manhattan is a breeze!

Listed by: Michael Hern




Ask a Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty associate for more comprehensive market activity, as only a few properties have been included in this post.
Information obtained from the New Jersey Multiple Listing Service. Data in whole or in part is supplied by the New Jersey MLS and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed… Data provided may not reflect all the real estate in the market. Data taken 12/16/2016.  Each Office Is Independently Owned and Operated.

Captivating Curb Appeal

Captivating Curb Appeal

As Autumn approaches, the leaves start to change, the air begins to feel crisp, and the idea of staying home and getting cozy sounds more and more appealing. This month we are featuring homes with curb appeal so captivating that it almost begs you to come inside and make yourself at home!


114 Chestnut – Englewood, New Jersey

114 ChestnutStunning Colonial situated on the Prime East Hill of Englewood. Beautifully updated and restored yet brimming with the charm of an old Victorian.

506 Longview – South Orange, New Jersey

02 - Front ViewThis Georgian Colonial nestled at the top of Newstead is one of South Orange’s finest, offering 6 generously sized bedrooms, 4 full & 2 half baths, 2 car garage, seasonal NYC views and many upgrades.


11 Alford – Saddle River, New Jersey

11 Alford - AlpineAll brick and beautiful! This young Mediterranean Manor has a clay tiled roof,  fabulous views, a resort-like pool and more!

62 S Woodland – Englewood, New Jersey

orig__MG_1875_4459604This 7,000+ sq ft gracious 1906 Colonial is highlighted with grand rooms , high ceilings , 5 fireplaces , original butler’s pantry with leaded glass cabinetry , hardwood floors , original pedestal sinks, second stairway from kitchen and wine closet. A true delight!

311 Crescent – Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

311 Crescent Dr (Premataj)This spectacular 1 1/2 acre property boasts a sparkling heated pool, your own fishing pond, flat lawns, woodlands and a recently updated home of approximately 6,500 square feet.

202 Deepbrook – Wyckoff, New Jersey

orig__MG_0073_4495477Designer’s Choice! 3 years young, custom built 4 Bedroom Center Hall Colonial, situated on quiet cul-de-sac and rich in architectural details.

12 The Esplanade –  Alpine, New Jersey

orig_orig_IMG_3912_4247277a_4272372Opulent French estate in Rio Vista, nestled on 2 gated acres in the most sought after location in Alpine. The palatial, well manicured grounds is ideal for outdoor entertaining showcasing a pool/cabana, sports court, bocce & unlimited casual seating surrounding a cuisine exterieure extraordinaire. 

71 Gate – Montclair, New Jersey

orig_SCP_0232_4481788This classic Victorian home in the heart of Montclair and is so close to all downtown Montclair has to offer: Church Street restaurants, shopping,cinema, and easy access to Midtown Direct Train and NYC bus.

105 Chestnut – Saddle River, New Jersey

orig_DSC_3242_4431056 (1)Stone Palace mere minutes from Manhattan situated on approximately four and a half acres of meticulously landscaped grounds. 

315 Engle – Tenafly, New Jersey

orig_DSC_1886_4308106Storybook living becomes reality in this stately center hall colonial.

11 Graham – Alpine, New Jersey


This custom built Brick Colonial was built with extraordinary attention to detail and quality, set on 1.5 acres and a circular drive, along with stone terrace and patios!


27 Slayton – Millburn, New Jersey

orig_IMG_7126_4481671Well maintained picture perfect home, professionally landscaped and maintained with, Blue stone, Belgium block, sprinkler system, gas line, roof ice melt, and that’s just the exterior!