About New Jersey

New Jersey

imgThe small, eastern state of New Jersey is the wealthiest per capita in the United States and home to over 83,000 horses. Though New Jersey is nicknamed the Garden State over ninety percent of its residents live in cities including the state three largest; Newark, New Jersey City and Patterson.

Tourism is big business in New Jersey and the state is dotted with over 50 resort cities and towns from Atlantic City, which has the world longest boardwalk, to picturesque Cape May. This seaside state enjoys warm, breezy summers and cool to cold winters. The nations highest per capita income and one of the best public education systems in the country make New Jersey a popular place for raising a family.

 
  New Jersey in Numbers:
img Horse Population: 83,000 horses
img Total Economic Impact: $1.1 billion
img Population: 8,638,396
img Land area: 7,417 sq. miles
img Capital: Trenton
img Counties: 21
img Highest Point: High Point at 1,803 feet, located in the county of Sussex
img Lowest Point: Atlantic Ocean at Sea Level
img Geographic Center :Located in Mercer County
img 10 largest Cities :
 
 
  • Newark: 280,666
  • Jersey City: 239,614
  • Paterson: 149,843
  • Elizabeth: 125,809
  • Trenton: 84,639
 
  • Camden: 80,010
  • Clifton: 79,922
  • Passaic: 68,338
  • East Orange: 68,190
  • Union City: 65,128
 
 
$1,295,000
Outstanding Equestrian Property in Ringoes, NJ

Ringoes, Hunterdon County, New Jersey


Pastoral setting with pond and two homes on 21 Acres The natural beauty of the Hunterdon Hills surrounds this gracious property comprised of a four bedroom Colonial, one bedroom guest house, three-acre pond, two outbuildings accommodating seven horses, a riding ring, six paddocks and open fields for riding. A long drive traversing a stone bridge leads to the updated Colonial featuring a covered front bluestone porch, while a rear deck stepping down to a bluestone patio, stone-bordered koi pond, colorful gardens, bluestone walkways and picket fencing lend additional charm. Truly peaceful, the vast acreage borders the Copper Hill Country Club’s golf course. The main home was built in the 1930s and presents four bedrooms and four full baths. It provides welcoming entertaining spaces, newer Andersen windows, crown molding treatments, hardwood floors, French doors, a wood-burning fireplace, custom built-ins and neutral paint colors. Special occasions are easily hosted in convivial living and dining rooms as well as an expansive kitchen renovated in 2005 with granite countertops, new stainless steel appliances, white cabinetry and breakfast bar seating. A sun-filled breakfast room is enclosed by transom-topped window walls. Private spaces include a mahogany-paneled den, study with a full wall of built-in cabinetry and desk, plus an en suite bedroom for guests or a single-level living option. Upstairs are three bedrooms including a master suite with updated bath and sitting room and another en suite bedroom. A laundry room with huge closet and another full bath complete the second story. Ideal for multi-generational living or guests, an additional two-bedroom house is featured on the acreage and is arranged with a private patio, kitchen and large living room warmed by the glow of a fireplace with woodstove insert.

Mary Licata , Turpin Real Estate

21.00 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
4 BATHROOMS
4714 SQ FT
 
$1,925,000
French Country - Style Manor and Equestrian Estate

Bedminster Township, Somerset County, New Jersey


French Country-Style Manor and Equestrian Estate in Bedminster Hunt Country. This custom cedar and stone-accented residence set amid nearly six acres of open, rolling grounds enhanced by equestrian amenities, offers a sophisticated lifestyle. Approached beyond a gated entrance along a tree-lined circular drive, this detailed home presents a flowing floor plan of six bedrooms and five-and-one-half baths. The Horse-friendly acreage includes a fully-equipped four-stall barn built in 2000 with electricity and running water, a tack room, attached garage and finished second floor with full bath. When it’s time to relax, enjoy a refreshing in-ground pool surrounded by a paver patio, a bluestone-floored side porch or rear patio, all positioned to take in majestic countryside views.

Mary Licata , Turpin Real Estate

5.78 ACRES
6 BEDROOMS
5.1 BATHROOMS
5000 SQ FT
 
$2,275,000
Luxurious Equestrian Lifestyle POTENTIAL on the Outskirts of Princeton, NJ

Pennington, Mercer County, New Jersey


Luxurious country living is the focus of this handsome estate on the outskirts of Princeton. Surrounded by hundreds of acres of pastoral, rolling hills, the homestead comprises 3 acres, with 9 additional acres of woodlands, bordered on one side by historic Jacobs Creek. Featuring a gorgeous stone house with its oldest section dating from pre-Revolutionary times, it was expanded and lovingly restored in 1998 by a visiting Englishman. Throughout the residence, the patina of yesteryear is present, blended with the modern amenities of a luxury lifestyle. Pumpkin pine wood floors, the original "cook in" fireplace in the dining room, five additional fireplaces, hand-hewn beams and deep-set windows still grace the house. An addition includes a grand hall with built-in, paneled cabinetry, large fireplace and exposed beams that relate beautifully with traditional details. The master bedroom features a deep vaulted beamed ceiling and marble, en suite bathroom with full dressing room. Four additional bedrooms can be found on the upper level, one of which is a second master suite. The remainder of the property comprises old, hardwood woodlands, with an historic carriage trail and another leading to a private bluff overlooking a horseshoe bend in Jacobs Creek. Enjoy four seasons of private wilderness hiking, biking and snow activities just steps from the back door. Then escape downstairs to your sanctuary, a beautiful, tranquil yoga studio with heated floor. Approaching the house, one passes a large barn, the carriage house and an open shed, all sharing the oldest period construction (hand-hewn beams and dowels) and all meticulously maintained. The barn has been used for entertaining but could be adapted into equestrian facilities. Well-proportioned decks and patios, pool and spa, and extensive landscaping seamlessly connect the property and its structures. This is a commanding space capable of accommodating large parties with over six thousand square feet of comfort and charm. No detail has been overlooked to create a welcoming, warm and entertaining-friendly place to call home. Situated in Hopewell Township outside Princeton, with convenient access to Newark and Philadelphia airports, train stations, and Interstate 95. Only fifteen minutes from Trenton Mercer regional airport (KTTN) for corporate, charter and private aircraft. Buyers will have the option of purchasing "Clarence", a Kawasaki Mule 4x4 that lives in the carriage house.

David Schure , Callaway Henderson Sotheby's International Realty

11.83 ACRES
5 BEDROOMS
3.5 BATHROOMS
6748 SQ FT
 
$2,150,000
Towhee Farm

Montgomery, Somerset County, New Jersey


TOWHEE FARM. The book on Towhee Farm is the stuff of fairytales, complete with a gorgeous old house, garden party grounds, horses and a country club lifestyle. But the real storybook part comes from the financial ledgers. With income from a cottage, several apartments in a separate building, a workshop and stable with 8 box stalls and paddocks, this private 9.12 acre estate can carry itself. Located in a picturesque section of Montgomery Township, with its excellent schools, close proximity to Princeton and major transportation routes, Towhee Farm does not stand alone. It is just one gem in a series following a winding, historic road.

David Schure , Callaway Henderson Sotheby's International Realty

9.12 ACRES
5 BEDROOMS
3.5 BATHROOMS
- SQ FT
 
$8,200,000
30+ ACRE EQUESTRIAN ESTATE INDOOR ARENA & 30 STALL BARN

Colts Neck, Monmouth County, New Jersey


232 County Road E, Colts Neck, NJ, 07722 31 ACRE MULTI USE EQUESTRIAN ESTATE “SYNERGY STABLES” is an Equestrian Estate Located in Colts Neck, New Jersey. This proudly appointed expansive 31 acre estate offers endless opportunities for the truly wise investor. Possibilities include operating the turn-key stable facilities as is (annual revenue potential $96,000) or, adding a grand estate residence or subdividing part or all of the property for further residential development. If you’re an equestrian enthusiast, veterinarian, horse trainer, or sanctuary seeker look no further. This modern and state of the art equestrian complex includes New Jersey’s largest 178’X80’ indoor riding ring, as well as multiple viewing sections, mirrored throughout for training/practice, 8 run-in-sheds, plus separate equipment shed. Boarding capacity includes 30 stall barn with impeccable high quality fixtures, 7 paddocks, outdoor jumping field, utility kitchen, and main office. The facility is serviced with newly installed water supply connections, temperature controls, and equipment. Additionally, there is a separate, large caretaker home and ample parking spaces. This is a year round “Ready to Host” state of the art event space.. The diminishing availability of parcels of this size and city like proximity to schools, shopping, and conveniences make this estate perfect for any situation. Colts Neck NJ is a prestigious, affluent and intimate community just minutes from the Jersey Shore. It’s possible to commute to New York City as the Big Apple is a mere hour away by car, or opt for a high speed ferry from nearby Belford. For your private and confidential tour of this property, call or text Garrett Devoogd 973-519-2472 Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty’s marketing expert for this exceptional property.

Garrett Devoogd21 , Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Real Estate

31.00 ACRES
5 BEDROOMS
10 BATHROOMS
- SQ FT
 
$600,000
Premier Equestrian Hunter / Jumper Training and Boarding Facility Farm

Shiloh, Cumberland County, New Jersey


Turn key Training/Boarding/ Facility nestled in South Jersey. It features a custom Amish built 28x130 barn that's open and airy with tons natural light/hot and cold wash stall/ 20 stalls w/ 2 foaling stalls/ feed-room/ bathroom/ concrete aisle and 2 tack rooms, bath room and Attached 136' x 70' Indoor, Stone Dust base Rubber Footing with ASTM grade sand. 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath home for farm owner or manager.

Gillian Rust , ReMax Preferred

10.00 ACRES
3 BEDROOMS
2 BATHROOMS
1740 SQ FT
 
$4,995,000
23+ Acre Riverfront Horse Farm

Mahwah, Bergen County, New Jersey


Situated along the Ramapo River, the Greenwich architectural firm of Shope, Reno and Wharten created a unique 5 bedroom Hampton's style stone and shingle masterpiece which was built by James Nigro with no expense spared. The views are breathtaking and extraordinary. The 9 stall barn opens to a limestone jumping area, expansive paddocks and trails along the river. Above the stalls is a massive artist loft with separate living quarters encompassing 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. Infinity pool, hot tub, stone BBQ, generator and so much more make this a once in a lifetime opportunity. Additional 1.2 acres with 2 antique homes available to purchase.

Vicki Gaily , Special Properties , Div. of Brook Hollow Group Inc. Realtors

23.80 ACRES
5 BEDROOMS
5.2 BATHROOMS
- SQ FT
 
$35,000,000
River Oak Farm - 46 - Acre Equestrian Estate

Mahwah, Bergen County, New Jersey


Over 45 breathtaking acres along the panoramic Ramapo River surrounds this English Country estate offering an incomparable lifestyle within close proximity to Manhattan. For the equestrian, there is a 20 stall barn with state of the art amenities, an indoor riding arena, paddocks and trails. For the sports enthusiast, there is both an outdoor soccer field, as well as a basketball court, outdoor infinity pool, spa, and private spa for the master suite. There are sport lounges throughout the estate, as well as indoor pool, wine cellar, home theater, English Pub/banquet, massage room, gym, and padded recreation area. The details of the main residence are too numerous to list. Unparalleled state of the art technology throughout the compound. Brochure and video tour available.

Vicki Gaily , Special Properties , Div. of Brook Hollow Group Inc. Realtors

46.00 ACRES
10 BEDROOMS
14 BATHROOMS
- SQ FT
 
$1,195,000
10.51 ACRES EQUESTRIAN ESTATE - GRACIOUS HOME IN CREAM RIDGE

Upper Freehold, Monmouth County, New Jersey


Magnificent equestrian estate on 10.51 acres in the rolling hills of Cream Ridge. This is bucolic horse country, just an hour from NYC & Philly, 25 min. to the Jersey Shore. On the most desirable road in town, this showcase, custom colonial sits on a knoll with sweeping views of preserved farmland. It’s a perfect home for family, friends, and holidays. Ample room to work, play and entertain. Three levels of bright, open living space designed to flow. Boasts 5 Br, 5 Ba, private in-law suite, nearly 5000 s/f upstairs, plus finished 1500 s/f walk-out. Gorgeous oak floors throughout. Designer kitchen features custom cabinets, granite, stand out island, 2 pantries, expansive windows/views. French doors open to deck, porch & master balcony. Spectacular sunrise, sunset, natural light. Dramatic foyer includes custom staircase and upper gallery. Fireplaces in great room & master suite. Vaulted ceilings in media room, master suite, in-law living room and entry foyer. Layout perfect for multi-generational families: 4Br/3Ba cluster upstairs, in-law suite with private entry & walk-out with separate kitchen and bath. Patio, in-ground pool, extensive gardens. Beautiful landscape design. Barn and paddock. Three-car garage. Near NJ Turnpike exit 7A, and Rt. 195. Minutes to Horse Park of New Jersey, golf courses, parks, wineries, historic towns, shopping, schools.

Maria Gloria Perretti , RE/MAX The Real Estate Leaders

10.51 ACRES
5 BEDROOMS
5 BATHROOMS
4950 SQ FT
 
$439,500
Beautiful Home on a 1.21 Acres

Jackson, Ocean County, New Jersey


Welcome to this little piece of heaven set on the western side of Jackson. Bring your horses and move right into this one of a kind property. This home is freshly painted in neutral colors. Home has hardwood floors thought out and the family has a zero clearance wood burning fireplace/stove. This colonial home has 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and a newer master bedroom suite addition. The second floor has a WIC in the master suite and boast of a second floor laundry room. The newer kitchen has granite counter tops and over looks a paver patio for a nice cup of coffee under the trees. 1.21 acres has paddacks and barn for your horses. Additional features of the home include security camaras, large spacious bedrooms and beautiful park like views. Must see. Priced to sell.

Wendy Crispe , Exit 98 George Realty

1.21 ACRES
4 BEDROOMS
2.5 BATHROOMS
2424 SQ FT

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