Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate Blog

Smart Home Security

December 11, 2019

Here are some of the most popular ways to use technology to make your home more secure.Smart Home Security 2020

Tricks to Help Make Small Room Feel Bigger

December 4, 2019

Are there rooms in your home that you wish were bigger? Sometimes small rooms can be challenging to decorate and furnish. While you might Small Space Feel Biggernot be able to stretch the square footage,  HSA? provides a few tricks that can help make the spaces seem larger. 

How Smart is a Smart Kitchen?

November 25, 2019

The technology is still evolving for the smart kitchen. Its value is more about utilizing technology to make life easier—to add convenience so that we have more time Smart Kitchen 2020for other things.

Top Kitchen Trends of 2019

November 13, 2019

Here are some current kitchen trends to consider if you're updating or remodeling the kitchen in your home. Top Kitchen Trends 2019

How to Reduce Your Home's Carbon Footprint

April 1, 2019

Five ways to reduce yours home's carbon footprint! Eco Friendly home with solar panels

9 Home Design Trends to Watch

February 25, 2019

Design trends to watch out for in 2019! family room decor

Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate 2018 Market Report

February 12, 2019

Quartz vs. Granite: Consumer Reports Rates Kitchen Countertops

January 23, 2019

Is there a kitchen renovation in your future? If so, one of the most crucial and difficult decisions ahead of you is what kind of countertop to brand new kitchen choose. 

Organizing Your Home Office

January 9, 2019

One of the most important things about working from home is maintaining orOrganized Home Office ? selecting a dedicated workspace helps minimize distractions.

Get Your Habits in Line; Get Your Business to Thrive

December 27, 2018

In 2019 develop habits that are conducive to success. Agent working at desk

Tips for Easier Holiday Travel With Little Ones

December 20, 2018

 Nine easy-to-follow tips for traveling with children! family bording plane at airport

Plan a Unique Holiday Party

December 18, 2018

How to plan a unique Holiday Party! Holiday Dinner Setting

Don't Toss the Tea Bag: 7 Brilliant Ways to Use Tea

November 14, 2018

The are more uses for tea besides drinking it! Home Brewed Tea

5 Easy Ways to Add Colorful Curb Appeal

November 9, 2018

Before the dull and dreary days of winter set in, you still have plenty of time to update your home's curb appeal! Color Options for Home


July 9, 2018

Gloria Nilson & Co. Monmouth County Agent Again Ranked Among Top 1,000 Real Estate Professionals in America By Real Trends

Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate’s Mario Venancio, a sales associate with the Rumson office, was once again named one of America’s top real estate professionals by Real Trends, as advertised in The Wall Street Journal. Since 2013, Venancio has annually been named to “The Thousand Top Real Estate Professionals,” a prestigious national awards ranking sponsored by Real Trends. He also continues to rank among the top one half of 1 percent of the more than 1.3 million Realtors® nationwide for the fifth consecut

Disruption, Kitchen Style!

November 8, 2017

No matter how clear your vision, the most valuable element you can add to your new kitchen plan is a qualified designer. Updated kitchen remodel

Maximizing the Dorm

September 7, 2017

A guide to getting the most out of college and into their living space. college dorm room organize

Historic Buildings to See in New Jersey

August 16, 2017

New Jersey is home to many historic buildings due to its location on the East Coast. Learn more about these famous buildings and where to find them.
Navesink Twin Lights in NJ

Places to Swim in Toms River

July 31, 2017

Summer is here and the pools are open! If you're new to Toms River, we've compiled this list of local pools for you.
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The Best Bars in Princeton

July 26, 2017

Long day? New promotion? Maybe it's time to hit the best bars in Princeton, NJ! See our personal favorites here.
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Our Top Five Ice Cream Shops in Manalapan

July 19, 2017

Everyone loves a good ice cream cone on a hot summer day. Here's our list of the best ice cream shops in Manalapan.
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Mario Venancio once again the #1 Realtor in New Jersey

June 30, 2017

Mario Venancio, a sales associate with the Rumson office of Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate was once again named one of America’s top real Mario Venancio number 1 realtor NJestate professionals by REAL Trends.

Best Bike Routes in New Jersey

May 31, 2017

With warmer weather comes bike rides! We asked local bike shops where their favorite bike routes in New Jersey are located. Here is what they said.
biking down path in NJ

Best Restaurants in New Jersey as Told by Local Bloggers

April 26, 2017

Local food bloggers in New Jersey share some of their favorite restaurants in the New Jersey area. Check out the list today!
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The Best Summer Activities in New Jersey

April 12, 2017

The weather's warming up and school's almost out. Here are some of our favorite Summer activities to enjoy in New Jersey.

Sunset on local New Jersey Beach

The Best Dog Parks in New Jersey

April 10, 2017

Looking for a new place to take your furry friends? Check out our list of some of the best dog parks in New Jersey!
dog running in New Jersey dog park

Best Places To Take Photos in New Jersey

March 23, 2017

New Jersey has so much picturesque scenery that we decided to talk to some local photographers about their favorite places to shoot. Here’s what they said.


Family Tours in New Jersey

March 16, 2017

New Jersey is rich with culture, diversity, and fun! Here are some of the best tours you can take with your families.tour group exploring New Jersey

Best Fishing Spots in New Jersey

March 9, 2017

Thinking of taking a local fishing trip? Here are some of the best fishing spots around New Jersey. person fishing in New Jersey

New Jersey World Records

December 21, 2016

World records are set everyday, all over the planet! Did you New Jersey holds a few of these records? Check them out here!NJ man on the moon

Best Neighborhoods in Middletown, New Jersey

December 14, 2016

Check out the best neighborhoods in the great community of Middletown,  New Jersey and let a Gloria Nilson realtor help you find the perfect house!
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Perks for Princeton Area College Students

December 7, 2016

College is expensive! The real estate team at Gloria Nilson knows this, so we've created a list of discounts ad perks for Princeton area students.
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The Best Restaurants in Princeton, New Jersey

November 30, 2016

Deciding where to eat is tough. Let your New Jersey realtors help you find the perfect place to eat with a list of our favorite places to eat in Princeton!
tables in a Princeton restaurant

The Five Best Parks in Princeton, NJ

November 23, 2016

There are plenty of fun things to do in Princeton, NJ - but nothing beats the parks! Here are five of our favorites.
Bench at park in Princeton, NJ

Best Housing Options for Princeton Students

November 9, 2016

Attending college in Princeton, NJ and ready to begin a new chapter in life? Here are the best neighborhoods for students to live.
Nassau Hall at Princeton University

Automating Your Home Search

November 2, 2016

Technology can help you find the perfect home with minimal effort. Find out how to automate the search for your next New Jersey home.
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