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Millburn High School Ranked #1 in NJ

August 22nd, 2008 | Filed Under: Education in NJ, Millburn & Short Hills Living | Leave A Comment

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

Millburn High School is ranked the Number #1 High School in New Jersey by New Jersey Monthly . Why? "After placing eleventh in the 2004 New Jersey Monthly high school rankings, and third in 2006, Millburn High School earned the top spot this year, in large part due to its students impressive test performances. Millburn outranked the states 315 other high schools on average SAT score and performance on the state-mandated High School Proficiency Assessment. Among the 2008 seniors, 97 percent are set...Continue Reading!

NJ Tennis Clubs Along the Midtown Direct Train Line

July 29th, 2008 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, Chatham Living, Florham Park Living, Maplewood Living, Millburn & Short Hills Living, South Orange Living, Summit Living, West Orange Living | 1 Comment »

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

Tennis Anyone? There are some wonderful places to play tennis in New Jersey along the Midtown Direct Train line from South Orange to Morristown and in the adjacent communites as well. In fact, South Orange has its own version of Wimbledon at Orange Lawn with grass courts, mandatory white tennis attire and a new clubhouse equipped for elaborate catering for parties of all sizes. CenterCourt Athletic Club of Chatham is currently under construction as it prepares for the upcoming paddle season, open indoor court...Continue Reading!

Short Hills Ranked #6 Gay Ghetto

July 7th, 2008 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, Millburn & Short Hills Living | 1 Comment »

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

Short Hills, New Jersey was ranked sixth in the GLBT Gay Ghetto Top 10 based on their analysis of demographics and real estate sales data throughout the USA linking towns that are "most in vogue with the diverse GLBT community." Short Hills was tied with Dallas/Fort Worth (Metuchen/Surrounding NJ was included...but for those not in the know, these two towns are too far enough apart and different to be grouped together...could they have meant Millburn?) And I quote: #6 Dallas/Fort Worth, TX & Short Hills/Metuchen/Surrounding, NJ (2-Way Tie) Dallas/Fort Worth has a relatively young...Continue Reading!

Millburn Sidewalk Sale June 18-21

June 20th, 2008 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, Millburn & Short Hills Living | Leave A Comment

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

It has been very busy in Millburn this week with the 5K race on Monday, the opening of the Farmers Market on Tuesday and the Spring Sidewalk Sale Days from Wednesday-Saturday June 18-21. You should stop by. There are many bargains from local merchants, from maternity (Shelly Belly) to furs (Schultz) to tabletop (Jalm at RBA's). Take a stroll down Millburn, Essex and Main Streets and enjoy this lovely weather and all that Millburn NJ has to offer.   Shelly Belly Maternity &...Continue Reading!

Millburn High School 2008 Graduates Go Ivy

June 19th, 2008 | Filed Under: Education in NJ, Millburn & Short Hills Living | Leave A Comment

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

Every time I am asked "What is so great about living in Millburn and Short Hills New Jersey?" I can always point to the wonderful education provided to our children. Not only was Millburn High School awarded a national Blue Ribbon award this year, but twenty-nine of the 331 graduating seniors in 2008 are scheduled to go to Ivy League schools next year. Here is a glimpse into the number of students and the colleges and universities the 2008 Millburn High School graduates will attend: Ivy League...Continue Reading!

Millburn Farmers Market Opens Today

June 17th, 2008 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, Millburn & Short Hills Living, Selling A Home in NJ | Leave A Comment

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

Don't miss the opening of the Millburn Farmers Market Tuesday, June 17, 2008. The market will run every Tuesday through October 28th from 8am-2pm at the corner of Essex and Main Streets. Today's festivities include: 10 am Ribbon Cutting by Secretary of Agriculture, Charles Kuperus, Senator Tom Kean, Jr. and local dignitaries 11 am restaurant.mc will have a cooking demonstration & tasting. Two tickets to the PaperMill Playhouse production of Little Shop of Horrors will be raffled off. This year's vendors include: Alstede Farms ER & Sons...Continue Reading!

New Jersey Tree Removal Services

June 14th, 2008 | Filed Under: Getting Your NJ Home In Order, Maplewood Living, Millburn & Short Hills Living | Leave A Comment

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

Wow!!! The storm blew through NJ last week with a vengeance. The sky was black. The wind howled. The rain turned into hail. And then the trees came down!!! Frantic phone calls started for Tree Removal Services in New Jersey's Essex, Morris and Union Counties. Keller Williams agents came to the rescue. Here is their short list of suggested New Jersey Tree Removal Providers (in no particular order): Well Done Tree Service 908.272.7780 Friendly Tree Service Inc. 973.678.8888 The Tree Guy 973.223.3227 Crestview Tree Service 908.464.2673 Carew Tree Experts Inc. 973.763.9323 Spring House Tree Service Inc. 908.273.6211 Save-A-Tree 908.301.9400 Frank's Tree Service: 908-273-2228 If you can recommend...Continue Reading!

Lunch at Samurai Sushi in Millburn, NJ

March 27th, 2008 | Filed Under: Livingston Living, Maplewood Living, Millburn & Short Hills Living, NJ Dining Out | 1 Comment »

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

I'm not a big out-to-lunch kind of gal, however, I will always go out for Sushi. The best deal in town is Samurai Sushi: in downtown Millburn, Maplewood Village and in Livingston, New Jersey. With three locations, you can always satisfy your craving as you drive around the area. For only $8.95, their lunch special is fantastic: Miso Soup, Green Salad with a terrific sesame dressing and a choice of two roll...I am partial to salmon & avocado and yellowtail with scallion...both inside-out...Continue Reading!

Why Use a Wholesale Mortgage Banker?

February 20th, 2008 | Filed Under: Buying a Home in NJ, Millburn & Short Hills Living, NJ Mortgage Update | 1 Comment »

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

Consider using a Wholesale Mortgage Banker for your mortgage this Spring. Why? Wholesale Mortgage Bankers have access to two distinct sources of mortgage money: Secondary Market: This source of capital comes from investors that invest in mortgage backed securities. Loans are originated then sold to Wall Street banks, bundled into mortgage backed securities and sold. If a particular loan fits within FNMA's guidelines they are then sold to FNMA. Since FNMA loans are a large percentage of the overall mortgage market, their 30 yr...Continue Reading!

Deer Hunt Closes South Mountain Reservation

January 26th, 2008 | Filed Under: Millburn & Short Hills Living, NJ Events, South Orange Living | 10 Comments »

Short Hills, Millburn, Livingston, New Jersey and Midtown Direct Real Estate, Home Buying and Selling, Top Realtor, Perri K. Feldman

South Mountain Reservation is Closed Between Millburn and West Orange for a Deer Hunt.  Don't plan on driving through the South Mountain on Tuesdays and Thursdays from January 29-February 28, 2008. Trained Marksmen Will Be On Site to take care of the "Deer Problem." One of my fondest memories growing up in Short Hills was going to the Deer Paddock with my parents just off South Orange Ave between Old Short Hills Road and Brookside Drive. I loved to see "Bambi" and feed...Continue Reading!

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