New Jersey

Welcome to New Jersey

From beaches to lakes to cityscapes, life in New Jersey is nothing short of perfect.

If you’re looking to enjoy endless possibilities when it comes to life, work, and play, New Jersey has it all. Residents have quick and easy access to urban centers: Manhattan and Philadelphia are just a train ride away. And the New Jersey scenery, unlike any other, includes majestic mountains, popular beaches, bucolic lakes, and jaw-dropping cityscapes. 

Whether you’re a family looking to set down roots, or a single person looking for access to vibrant and dynamic communities, New Jersey offers an array of choices. 

What to Love

  • The boardwalk
  • Diverse cuisines 
  • Arts & culture
  • Cosmopolitan lifestyle
  • Rich history (notable facts: nearly 200 stone “Jersey Dutch” houses remain in Bergen County, the earliest dating back to 1696)
  • Professional and collegiate sports, horse race parks, and auto racing 

Local Lifestyle

New Jersey is a marriage of the bucolic and bustle. It’s a perfect combination of charm and culture. Whether you care about proximity to urban centers or an escape to natural wonderlands, there’s no shortage of experiences and memories to create in a state as one-of-a-kind as New Jersey. Recently ranked 9th on WalletHub's Happiest States in America list, it’s not surprising why so many are eager to call New Jersey home.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Among the many foodie destinations, Jersey City is home to Razza, Greater New York’s best pizza restaurant, according to the New York Times. The Ironbound District in Newark is a must for contemporary takes on traditional Portuguese, Spanish, and Brazilian dining. 

The best shopping can be found at the Mills at Jersey Gardens, the Quarter at Tropicana, and Washington Street Mall, among others. And if it’s entertainment you’re looking for, enjoy attractions throughout New Jersey, including Atlantic City, Cape May, Liberty State Park, Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, and countless more.


New Jersey’s top school districts include Ridgewood Public Schools, Livingston Public Schools, Millburn Township Public Schools, Westfield Public Schools, and the Bernards Township Public School District. 

  • Washington School (grades PreK-5): top rated public school in Millburn, New Jersey
  • Princeton Charter School, (grades K-8): top ranked in Princeton New Jersey among
  • Livingston High School (grades 9-12): students can take Advanced Placement coursework and exams, this school was ranked 16th in New Jersey on US News & World Report.

The Taylor Lucyk Group is an experienced and trusted New Jersey real estate team offering clients exceptional service throughout the buying and selling process. If you’re ready to sell or buy New Jersey real estate, contact us at (201) 360-1292 or via email at


Whether you are a first-time homebuyer, an experienced investor, curious about what your home is currently worth, looking to rent, or have any other real-estate related inquiries please reach out to the Taylor Lucyk Group.

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