FALL NEWSLETTER

 
 

REAL ESTATE

NEWS & NOTES

from Lisa G Lopez

Broker, MBA
ePro, RSPS, GREEN, CDPE, CRB

Lisa G Lopez Photo with Home Alliance REalty lobo
 

Hello!

Fall for me is a time of warm memories with my family growing up.

Of course I have memories of every season but Fall for me is my favorite season of all! I love cooler weather. The changing color of the trees, leaf piles, apple picking, pumpkin carving… and I could go on. Of course it also represents work on our homes to prep for the coming winter months. Darker and shorter days. But for me, it’s a happy warm memory.

 

Cheers to making new Fall memories for you and your family!

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Fall at the Jersey Shore brings a lot of change. From cooling temps to blinking traffic lights, all signs point to the upcoming winter. While the area may still be buzzing on the weekends with visitors drawn to the seasons many festivals and events, summer residents are busy closing-up their homes.

Home wrapped in scarf for protection from cold
 

Emergency Plans for Your Pet

Here we are in Hurricane season 2020, forecasters have predicted a higher than normal activity for the season. It's important to have a plan in the event there is a need for evacuation. While living on the Jersey Shore is normally peaceful, we are aware that we are prone to the devastation of wind, flooding, and erosion.

Knowing what and where you can take your pets during an emergency beforehand can make the difference in their well being and yours!

Pets
 

Manahawkin & LBI Market Update

The real estate market in Manahawkin & LBI is HOT!!! Don't miss out on this great market-

  • Historically low interest rates
  • LOW inventory with high demand

DON'T WAIT- CALL/TEXT/EMAIL ME TODAY

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Graphic of home sales stats Manahawkin August 2020
Graphic summary of home sales in LBI August 2020

Fall Events in Manahawkin & LBI Area

Here's the events so far...

 

I'm always looking for fun, unique things to do!

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  • OCT 2
    Pet Blessing!
    Fri 5 PM · Holy Innocents' Episcopal Church · Beach Haven, New Jersey
    Bring your furry, feathered, scaly, shelled, or exo-skeletoned loved ones (children can also bring their beloved stuffed animals), and receive a blessing and a prayer for love. This event will be held on the church's Green Patch at the corner of Marine Street. Please make sure your pets are leashed or caged to avoid unhappy confrontations. Masks and physical-distancing required.
  • OCT 3
    LBI Sea Glass & Art Festival
    Sat 10 AM · Things A Drift · Ship Bottom, New Jersey
    LBI SEA GLASS & ART FESTIVAL – October 3 & 4, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Things A Drift, 406 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom, NJ 08008 Schedule of Festival Events: All Festival Long Sea glass, fossil, and beach find identification. Handmade, genuine sea glass jewelry, original coastal watercolors and artwork, handmade cards, curiosities, and nautical home décor — created by local artists. Book signings and lectures. Guess the Sea Glass Saturday & Sunday – All day – Winner to be announced Sunday at 4 p.m. Guess the number of pieces of genuine sea glass in the big glass jar. Best guess wins and takes home the entire jar. Saturday: Best of the Best Sea Glass Contest Sign up 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Judging at 3:30 p.m. Contestants may enter a total of two pieces of sea glass. Entries must be found by the contestant — not purchased. Best Found on LBI and Best Found Anywhere Outside LBI, Best Overall of the Day, and The People’s Choice Award. Book Reading: The Sea Glass Treasure 3 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Author Shelly Peters reads her newest work about the fantastical voyage of a glass fishing float. The Sea Glass Treasure, a simple story with a deeper message about embracing life.
  • OCT 10 AT 10 AM – OCT 11 AT 4 PM
    6th Annual LBI Fly Kite Festival, Ship Bottom, NJ

    Mark your calendars for October 10th + 11th because the LBI FLY Kite Festival is HAPPENING in 2020! We are excited to announce that our favorite fall event is BACK!
    Extraordinary Kite Displays and Demonstrations will once again grace our beautiful Long Beach Island beaches in a safe and socially distanced way. Courteous social distancing is expected of all attending beachgoers.
    This festival is a unique, family-friendly, outdoor event annually hosted by the LBI Chamber of Commerce. For updates and more information, please visit our Facebook Page “LBI FLY International Kite Festival” or our website at LBIFLY.com!
  • OCT 10
    Fall Fireworks Spectacular
    Sat 8 PM · Fantasy Island Amusement Park · Beach Haven, New Jersey
    An amazing display of fireworks will light up the Beach Haven sky on Saturday, October 10 at 8:00pm between 7th & 8th streets. Guests are welcome to join us in the park to view the show where social distancing guidelines and safety protocols will be in place. Learn more here https://fantasyislandlbi.com/covid-19/ If you plan to attend the Fireworks Spectacular from another public setting, we ask that you please maintain a safe distance from others and wear a mask throughout the duration of the event.
  • OCT 24
    Outdoor Movie Hocus Pocus
    Sat 6 PM · Barnegat Township Recreation Department · Barnegat, New Jersey
    Bring your blankets, bring your chairs The movie will be shown behind the Edwards School Rain date Friday October 30
  • OCT 24
    Trunk or Treat 2020
    Sat 5 PM · Surf City Volunteer Fire Company · Surf City, New Jersey
    We’re excited to announce the date for our 6th Annual Trunk or Treat event, so mark your calendars folks! Our event organizers are working hard to come up with a fun and safe way to host this event, all while following social distancing protocols. More information will be provided in the upcoming weeks. **This event is subject to cancellation depending on the state of the COVID-19 crisis in the upcoming weeks and/or with the implementation of any executive orders regarding COVID-19 that may prohibit/limit social gatherings

ABOUT LISA
  • 26 Successful Years in real estate
  • Over ¼ Billion Dollars ($250,000,000) career sales
  • Over 1,600 homes SOLD
  • Experience, Knowledge, Hard Work and Integrity
Call/Text/Email Lisa today to find out how she can get you moving!
609.384.5109 or lglopez@homealliancerealty.com
 
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