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.

 

285 Greenridge Rd - Franklin Lakes, NJ285 Greenridge Rd – Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

Original Price: $2,650,000

Sold Price:  $2,500,000

Days on Market: 76

Beds: 6 Baths: 6 full, 1 half

Details: 

This is that special home where memories are made. Sunny mornings filled with giggles, bikes at the ready, all day swimming, cars in the driveway, shady afternoons under a tree with a book, basketball games under the lights with late night cookouts and sleepovers! Yes… this home is the one you dream of living in! From the moment you set foot in this magnificent manor, you will be impressed with every inch..over 9,200 square feet of open layout, perfectly proportioned spaces and intriguing design. In this house, you can actually “enjoy” entertaining on any scale! Marvel at the impressive two-story entry w/its sweeping staircase, the gourmet kitchen and its thoughtful design that opens to the back yard. The billiard rm w/ stunning full-service bar offers a relaxing retreat with accoutrements reminiscent of a refined country club. As a Shadow Lakes Club member enjoy access to the pool, clubhouse, tennis, boating & fishing… so much to offer, this home is beyond words.

Listed by: Mary Premtaj 

 

226 Churchill Rd - Tenafly, NJ226 Churchill Rd – Tenafly, NJ

Original Price:  $2,375,000

Sold Price: $2,150,000

Days on Market: 26

Beds: 5 Baths: 4 full, 1 half

Details:

Custom built, gracious colonial nestled on the most private acre on the East Hill surrounded by 8 acres of nature preserve. Never before has this property been offered. A rare opportunity for the discriminating buyer. Grand two-story entrance foyer adorned with elegant custom moldings. Large chef’s kitchen opens to oversized breakfast room with access to patio, gunite pool, spa, and extensively landscaped grounds. Entertain in the formal living room, formal dining room, exquisite round sunroom with floor to ceiling windows or relax in the more intimate family room with fireplace. The second floor offers unimaginable master suite, sitting room with dual fireplace, balcony and closets beyond your dreams. Fully finished basement with gym, 3 rec. areas, maids room with full bath and jacuzzi, and another entrance from garage. This home is replete with cherry cabinets, custom millwork, custom closets, rich marble finishes, surround sound system and more. An exceptional home.

Listed by: Charles Oppler Sold by: Susan Hakim-Kronfeld

 

88 Morgan St PH 3-4 - Jersey City - NJ88 Morgan St PH3-4 – Jersey City, New Jersey

Original Price:  $1,275,000

Sold Price: $1,225,000

Days on Market: 49

Beds: 2 Baths: 2 full

Details:

Welcome to this beautiful penthouse in the sky… This spacious layout boasts awe-inspiring NYC vistas starting at the George Washington Bridge, Empire State Building, World Trade, and Statue of Liberty to Verrazano Bridge from every window. This 2 Bedroom/2 Bathroom home features, hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, washer/dryer and exceptional finishes throughout. Monthly maintenance includes heat, water, hot water & amenities like no other. Doorman and concierge, spa with steam room and sauna, gym, in/outdoor play area, media room, games room with billiards & virtual golf, outdoor pool and sun deck, BBQ grills and much more! Parking available on site for a fee. Quick commute to NYC!

Listed by: Ingrid Hart

 

232 Claremont 2- Montclair, NJ232 Claremont Ave #2- Montclair, New Jersey

Original Price: $299,000

Sold Price: $307,000

Days on Market: 13

Beds: 1 Baths: 1 full

Details: 

This condo will make you want to own your own home and stop paying the landlord! It’s right in the heart of downtown hip chic Montclair where you can enjoy eating out, going to the YMCA for a morning swim or exercise class, Yoga around the corner, market up the street and Starbucks all within 5 minutes of this gem. The NYC train or bus is close by. A large living-dining room with high ceiling and a wood burning fireplace with beautiful oak flooring leads into an eat-in kitchen with new stove and butcher block counter tops. A renovated bath and walk-in closet are off the master bedroom. There is plenty of space for storage in the basement and a recently renovated laundry room. You can sip lemonade on the front porch and parking is included on site. Pets are restricted to cats.Programs for first time home buyers are available so call us to find out more

Listed by: Gretchen Cheney

 

 

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.

 

Sotheby’s International Realty Achieved $95 Billion in Global Sales Volume for 2016

Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty Reports $1.550 billion in Sales Volume in northern New Jersey and New York.


Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, a luxury real estate firm based in northern New Jersey, today announced that the Sotheby’s International Realty® brand reported that in 2016 its affiliated brokers and sales professionals achieved approximately $95 billion in global sales volume, the highest annual sales volume performance in the history of the brand, driven largely by a brand record of over 127,000 transactions.

In addition, Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty announced that it achieved $1.550 billion in sales volume in norther New Jersey and New York for 2016.  

The Sotheby’s International Realty® brand also reported growth across its global network, which now encompasses nearly 70 countries and territories worldwide. At year-end, the network totaled 880 offices and more than 20,000 sales associates.

“2016 proved to be yet another record year for the Sotheby’s International Realty brand,” said Philip White, president and chief executive officer, Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC. “In just 12 years, we have grown from $4.2 billion to $95 billion in sales volume. Our brand has achieved exponential growth, and I am immensely proud of the hard work and dedication from our affiliate member companies, their independent sales associates and our dedicated worldwide staff. This is a true testament to the strength and international footprint of this extraordinary brand.”

Outside the United States, the Sotheby’s International Realty brand achieved $10 billion in sales volume in 2016 and continued to expand into key markets. The brand saw continued growth in Europe, entering the countries of Austria, Croatia, Slovakia, Slovenia and Montenegro. The brand also expanded in the Asia-Pacific region through affiliations in Fiji and Shanghai and continued to grow in Hong Kong and greater Thailand. Finally, the brand expanded its presence in the Caribbean with the addition of affiliates in Roatan and St. Vincent & the Grenadines.

“We’ve had great success this past year reaching over a billion and a half dollars in Sales Volume with 2,142 transactions, and it’s all thanks to a team of truly dedicated real estate professionals whose purpose is to provide the best service to their clients. It’s with great pleasure that we not only continue to find success in our market, but we continue to grow as well, expanding our market into Summit, New Jersey this year.” said Charles Oppler, COO and Owner of Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty.

 

The Sotheby’s International Realty brand was at the forefront of interactive technology in 2016 with the introduction of 3D Tours with Virtual Reality capability on sothebysrealty.com. Additionally, the site saw the most traffic in its history with nearly 22 million visits, a 54% increase year-over-year.  

The brand also launched the first luxury real estate app for Apple TV, featuring professionally curated high-resolution photography and high-definition video giving consumers the opportunity to explore homes on a screen larger than ever before. An alliance with Juwai.com was launched in 2016 that gives the Sotheby’s International Realty network an edge to generate Chinese homebuyer interest on one of the world’s most prominent real estate websites with over two million monthly visitors. As a truly international brand, Sotheby’s International Realty has the most global representation on Juwai.com, displaying luxury listings from 66 countries and territories.

“Being at the forefront of interactive technology allows us to reach prospective buyers in a more engaging way.” says Michael Oppler, Executive Vice President of Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, “A 3D tour creates an immersive experience, whether the buyer is located next door, or across the globe.”

The Sotheby’s International Realty brand was the No. 1 real estate company represented in two of the six categories that comprise the annual REAL Trends/The Wall Street JournalTop Thousand” report. The Sotheby’s International Realty brand claimed 45 of the top 250 sales associates in the Individual Sales Volume category, more than any other real estate company. The brand also had the highest combined individual sales volume from sales associates in the same category. In addition, the Sotheby’s International Realty brand had the most individuals represented in the Individual Average Sales Price category, holding 17 of the top 50 spots (34%), further establishing the strength of the Sotheby’s International Realty brand as a leader in luxury real estate sales.

Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, which has offices in Alpine, Edgewater, Englewood Cliffs, Franklin Lakes, Hillsdale, Hoboken, Montclair, Ridgewood, Saddle River, Short Hills, Tenafly, and Westfield offers exclusive Sotheby’s International Realty marketing, advertising and referral services designed to attract well-qualified buyers to the firm’s property listings. In addition, the firm and its clients benefit from an association with the Sotheby’s auction house, which promotes real estate referral opportunities with auction house clientele.  Property listings from Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty also are marketed on the sothebysrealty.com global website, as well as on the firm’s local website, prominentproperties.com.

Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty is located at 55 North Maple Ave in Ridgewood, New Jersey, 07450. For additional information, please contact 201.639.5555.

Celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day

In the spirit of Saint Patrick’s Day, this month we are featuring homes with wet bars where you can celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day by enjoying a Guinness in style…

Monthly Property Blogs (4)

 

210 Stokes Farm Road – Franklin Lakes, New Jerseyorig_DSC_9004_4887062Exceptional hardly describes this elegant custom brick home and the impeccable property that surrounds it.  Snuggled between the Great Room and the Office/Living Room is an Old English Pub style bar room equipped with a curved mahogany bar and a 100 bottle wine refrigerator….

12 The Esplanade – Alpine, New Jerseyorig_IMG_3824_4247198Welcome to an opulent French Estate in Rio Vista, nestled on 2 gated acres in the most sought after location in Alpine. The European design and details in this unique home features special lighting for artwork and hand crafted moldings and trim. 

33 Brams Hill Drive – Mahwah, New Jerseyorig_DSC_7095_4358665Welcome to the Crown Jewel of Rio Vista – an exquisitely glamorous, modern day castle custom built to last a lifetime, featuring a spacious, finished basement, a perfect place for fun entertainment, with wet bar, recreation room, spa area and hot tub for 8, massage room, family room, additional kitchen, and a spacious covered patio with outdoor grilling. 

 

7 Bayberry Drive – Saddle River, New Jerseyorig_4336_LF_27- 7 Bayberry Dr Saddle River NJ_4081287Saddle River at its best! Built to an extremely high standard with extraordinary attention to detail and quality.  The lower offers a wine cellar, tasting room, billiards room with coffered ceiling, recreation room,  home theater 1.5 baths and gym.