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“Tenafly, New Jersey contains the home you have been looking for, whether
it is a traditional Victorian, ranch, split-level contemporary or colonial."

Living the Good Life in Tenafly, New Jersey

Needing to live close to New York City because of employment but wanting to reside in a more rustic and quiet environment proves to be a dilemma to many Bergen County residents. That is, until they learn about the expansive and beautiful homes comprising the attractive community of Tenafly, New Jersey.

Located less than ten minutes from the George Washington Bridge, Tenafly represents the ultimate in suburban living. Complete with rolling hills, excellent schools considered to be among New Jersey's finest and a vibrant nightlife, this borough on the Palisades is rapidly developing into one of the most sought after places to live for affluent professional couples wanting to raise their family away from the less than acceptable environment of certain urbanized areas.

Houses in Tenafly
From lovely Victorian homes to stately colonials to the stylish, innovative architecture of modern homes, people searching for a forever home will find it in Tenafly. With tree-lined streets criss-crossing the quiet neighborhoods comprising the town and a busy central business district providing a diverse variety of dining, shopping and cultural experiences, Tenafly presents an atmosphere of sophistication and excitement while offering a unique ethnic demographic that further enhances its charming ambience. Many exquisite homes are available for sale with most prices beginning around the $500,000 range.

Commuting to NYC
Most Tenafly residents commute by driving because of living only about five or six minutes from the George Washington Bridge, using the Palisades Parkway or Route 9W. Early morning traffic is not considered restrictive by commuters, however, with people leaving homes around 6:00 a.m. and arriving in Midtown within 1/2 hour. Although Tenafly does not yet offer a rail service, discussion is being entertained concerning an area light-rail line. For those who do not like to drive, the New Jersey Transit bus system is available or you can take advantage of the Edgewater Landing to ride ferries into NYC.

Things to See and Do
Although you will be close to New York City while living in Tenafly, there is enough to see and do in this captivating city on the weekends to prevent you from even having to visit the Big Apple for excitement. Activities found in Tenafly include:

Recreation Department--accredited with the New Jersey Recreation and Parks Association and the National Recreation and Parks Association, the recreation department offers youth programs involving soccer, football, girls' softball, travel basketball and wrestling. Sports clinics are held for children in kindergarten through 2nd grade. Additionally, a six-week summer camp is available for kids of all ages.

Adults participate in golfing, swim clubs, cross-country ski trails and hiking at the park atop East Hill, with 380 acres on which to engage in fun physical activities.

Shopping and Dining
Residents of Tenafly love shopping among the hundreds of fascinating stores that offer everything from electronics and designer clothing to flowers, children's toys and jewelry. In addition, as a Tenafly homeowner, you will experience first-hand the numerous restaurants offering a delicious choice of eateries and ethnic dining selections, such as:
AXIA Taverna--Greek food
Cactus Sushi--authentic Japanese fare
Segreto Ristorante Cocktail Lounge--modern Italian cuisine
Tea Garden--a Cantonese take-out establishment
Tenafly Kosher Delicatessen and Caterers

Contact a real-estate agency today that can professionally and successfully guide you to owning a home in the one of the most exclusive and inviting areas located Bergen County.

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About Orly Chen

  Orly Chen is a leading
Tenafly real estate agent
in Northern New Jersey
specializing in the Bergen
County area. Her
outgoing personality,
honesty and
approachability and
integrity make Orly
one of the most sought-
after agents in the
Northern New Jersey
real estate market

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