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Welcome to Bergen County

Known for its tight-knit communities, spacious homes, and suburban charm, Bergen County, NJ is a favorite New York City suburb. Located just west of Hudson County just a short drive or commuter rail ride from Manhattan, Bergen County is filled with shopping, dining, amenities, and boundless potential.

If you're considering living in Bergen County, we'd love to talk with you! As lifelong Northern New Jersey residents and local Realtors, we are more than happy to introduce you to the communities and homes we think you'll love. Feel free to contact us at 201-677-2027 or 201-819-3309.

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Spotlights of Bergen County

Pro Sports

Sports fans can root for the home teams — the New Jersey Jackals baseball team based in Yogi Berra Stadium in Little Falls and the New Jersey Devils hockey team based at the Prudential Center in Newark — or cheer on the New York Giants and New York Jets from their home stadiums.

Arts & Culture

Though it's not far from the rich culture and entertainment of NYC, Bergen County offers a world of opportunities right at home. There are tons of art galleries, theatres, museums, and live performance venues scattered all throughout the area.

Shopping & Dining

When it comes to shopping & dining, Bergen County is a famous destination! Major shopping meccas like Paramus Park, Garden State Plaza, The Outlets at Bergen Town Center, and IKEA are packed in a small area within Bergen County, allowing residents to easily find their favorite shops and restaurants within minutes of their homes.

Getting Around

Public Transit:
MTA's Port Jervis Line
NJ Transit Main Line, Bergen County Line
Major Roads: I-95, I-287, Garden State Pkwy, I-80

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Living in Bergen County

Living in Bergen County, you can experience all the amenities of cosmopolitan living without all the headaches associated with big-city life. Bergen County enjoys a slightly slower pace of life than you'll find in Manhattan, yet there is always something fun to do in this area, from thrilling sporting events to city-wide festivals and celebrations.

The Homes

Cozy and conventient? Posh and modern? Luxurious and large? Private and secluded? Surrounded by attractions? Bergen County has a home for every need, want, taste, and buyer! And with median home prices at just $452,800, price tags are far more affordable than in NYC!

The Services & Amenities

  • County: 201-869-9595
  • Police: 201-336-7700
  • Fire:  585-494-2100
  • Ambulance: 201-391-2332
  • Tax Assessor: 201-336-7000
  • Fire Department: Volunteer

The Jobs

Though it's a pretty manageable drive or rail ride into Manhattan, Bergen County is home to many of its own large businesses and employers. Some of the largest employers in the county include Hackensack University Medical Center, Valley Health System, Qwest Diagnostics, and Cognizant Technology Solutions.

The Recreation

Get outside and explore Bergen County! There are tons of ways to get active and enjoy the great outdoors in Bergen County, like The Bike Path, Campgaw Mointain Ski Center, Darlington Park, Bergen Equestrian Center, Van Saun Park, and many more.

Ready to Find Home in Bergen County?

Searching for a home for sale in Bergen County or want to learn more about what it’s like to live in northeastern New Jersey? We’ve got the resources to help you out! Contact us to learn more and schedule a showing of your favorite homes, or browse our Buyer’s Resources below!

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