A dolphin swims in Townsend’s Inlet at sunrise last week. The dolphin was feeding on fish as the sun climbed above the horizon.
MARKET STATS: The number of properties sold in March was up a bit over February, but down slightly from a year ago. The number of active listings increased in March, but was still down compared to last year. For a detailed look at the market see the latest Long & Foster Market Minute report:
A BAD FIRE SEVERELY DAMAGED A STONE HARBOR HOME in the 200-block of 118th Street last week. Stone Harbor Fire Department responded along with mutual aid from several area departments and brought the blaze under control. Damage was sustained to the exterior of an adjacent house due to radiant heat.
This Stone Harbor home suffered heavy fire damage last week. The home to the right suffered exterior damage.
HOW DID A NEW YORK FERRY BOAT WIND UP IN WILDWOOD…THEN CAPE MAY? Wildwood Video Archives presents the fascinating tale of how a New York Central Railroad ferry boat, which plied the waters of the Hudson River for decades, later wound up becoming a tourist attraction in Wildwood, before winding up at the bottom of Cape May Harbor with a restaurant built atop it. Enjoy the fun, seven-minute story here: https://youtu.be/
HELP WANTED! Instead of holding its traditional in-person job fair, the Stone Harbor Chamber of Commerce has distributed a list of businesses looking for summer help. If you or someone you know is looking for summer employment, contact one or more of these businesses now:
Bad Kitty: firstname.lastname@example.org/856-
Nemo’s Pizza: application at www.Nemosstoneharbor.com; send to email@example.com, attention Angela. (Year round employment available too.)
Shades of Stone Harbor: send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Global Pursuit: 609-368-5556
Bread & Cheese Cupboard: CarrieMTodd@gmail.
RiGi’s Amusement Center: GMacconi@aol.com/215-
Clarke’s Sunset Market: forward resumes to email@example.com or lu
Donna’s Place: Peg29parr@icloud.com
CLUB 18: club18miniaturegolf@gmail.
Surfside Fitness: application available at www.trainwithcheryl.com
AVALON VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT’S ANNUAL HOAGIE & PLANT SALE has been cancelled. If you’d like to consider donating to the Avalon Fire Department via PayPal visit www.AvalonFireDept.com, then click the Store & Raffles link.
THE GARDEN CLUB OF STONE HARBOR’S annual Plant Sale is here! Plants will be delivered to your local address between May 8th and May 16th. Order forms can be obtained by sending a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
40 N. Inlet Drive, Avalon, $1,325,000, ACTIVE MLS#: 201320
214 47th Street, Avalon, $1,795,000, ACTIVE MLS#: 201347
219 19th Street, Avalon, $2,450,000, ACTIVE MLS#: 201337
Properties Under Contract:
151 95th Street, #5, Stone Harbor, $525,000, UNDER CONTRACT MLS#: 200481
230 117th Street, Stone Harbor, $1,569,000, UNDER CONTRACT MLS#: 188420
153 106th Street, Stone Harbor, $1,795,000, UNDER CONTRACT MLS#: 201246
158 99th Street, Stone Harbor, $2,795,000, UNDER CONTRACT MLS#: 190632
31 Heron Drive, Avalon, $4,200,000, UNDER CONTRACT MLS#: 201040
9501 Sunset Drive, Unit 15, Stone Harbor, $635,000, SOLD MLS#: 200864
229 81st Street, #1, Stone Harbor, $882,000, SOLD MLS#: 190623
1210 Ocean Drive, Avalon, $1,270,000, SOLD MLS#: 189111
2488 Avalon Avenue, Avalon, $2,050,000, SOLD MLS#: 200697
121 17th Street, Avalon, $2,655,000, SOLD MLS#: 200182
7688 Sunset Drive, Avalon, $3,450,000, SOLD MLS#: 190611