Open Houses In Tenafly Sunday April 29 1- 4 Pm

Tenafly - 908 Heights Lane - Stunning

This weekend on April 28 – 29, Realtors in northern New Jersey will be hosting open houses on many properties.  With the weather anticipated to be mostly sunny and in the 60′s this could be a great opportunity to see many great homes for sale in Bergen County. In Tenafly – Sunday April 29 1-4 [...]

Tenafly Home Sales Up 23% Year Over Year


According to the National Association of Realtors®  while existing-home sales were down in March they  continue to outpace year-ago levels.   Home prices are showing further signs of stabilizing, while inventory tightens.  Total existing-home sales are 5.2 percent above the 4.26 million-unit pace in March 2011. In Tenafly the cumulative Single family homes sales for the period ending March 31 [...]

Cresskill’s Hamrah’s To Close After 55 Years…..

Hamrah's The Iconic Cresskill Womens Specialty Store Closing

BY JOAN VERDON OF THE RECORD The 1,100-square-foot store the Hamrahs opened on Union Avenue in Cresskill in 1957 was crammed with everything from christening gowns to men’s underwear. It was a place where mothers shopped for their sons’ first suits, and where they could pick up a sundress for themselves. Now 55 years later Joyce [...]

Tenafly Sellers May See Multiple Offers As Buyers Are Vying to Get Into Tenafly’s Schools

77 Hazelton Terrace - Listed for $1,349,000

While the Tenafly Real Estate Market has been a top performer with stellar gains over last year, multiple offers though were not commonplace. It seems however that 2012 may be the first year when sellers start seeing multiple bids on those properties that are priced to today’s market conditions. As other parts of the country [...]

Tenafly Experiences A Surge in Burglaries In Recent Weeks

North Jersey Has Seen A String of Break Ins

March and April have seen a number of burglaries attempts in Tenafly. Break ins were reported  on Dean Drive, Richard Street, Evergreen Road, Birchwood and Serpentine Road. The break ins were taking place  during different hours of the day and resulted mostly in stolen jewelry, cash and purses. Tenafly police is asking residents to be watchful and report [...]

Tenafly Resident Improv Comedian Jerry Lazar Passed Away 1960-2012

RIP Jerry Lazar

BY Debbie Galant Baristaville just got a lot less funny. Friends and fans of the Lunatic Fringe were saddened to learn that Jerry Lazar, a founding member of the improv troupe and its assistant director, passed away last Friday of complications following surgery. Jerry Lazar lived in Tenafly, with his wife, Risa Rosenberg, and their two children, Alexander [...]

The Rumor Is Officially Verified….Wholefoods is Coming Soon To Closter……

Wholefoods Market Coming Soon To Closter

Despite the legal trouble surrounding Closter Plaza, Whole Foods Market  website  has officially announced that   a grocery store in the borough is soon to be opened. Needless to say that this will be a huge addition to the to the northern valley residents food shopping experience. The store will service all th neear by towns of Tenafly, Cresskill, Demarest, Alpine, Englewood , Englewood Cliffs and [...]

Tenafly School Year 2013-2014 To End June 21 Instead Of June 26

Tenafly Calendar Survey Statistics

Following  a survey conducted back in March of this year The Tenafly Board of Education voted to; close the schools on Election Day begin the school year September 5 instead of September 6 make February break a four-day weekend instead of a full week move spring break from the week of April 22 to the week of April [...]

1st Quarter Residential Sales in Tenafly & Other Bergen County Towns

Tenafly Sales 1st Qtr 2011 vs 2012 January – March 2011 Total Sold: 21 January – March 2012 Total Sold: 26 Total Units sold   –  24% More in 2012 January – March 2011 Average DOM: 115.0 January – March 2012 Average DOM: 98.8 Days on Market -homes are selling 17% faster in 2012 January – [...]

NJ Governor Christie Visit to Jerusalem puts Christie on world stage

Gov. Chris Christie and First Lady in Jerusalem

  Tenafly and  many other Bergen County residents follow  Chris Christie’s first overseas trip since taking office and watching the Holy Land  rolling out the red carpet. NJ Governor Christie while touring Israel,  met behind-closed doors with Israeli Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu for about an hour before making a pilgrimage to the Western Wall, where Christie was mobbed by Americans. [...]