Professionally-decorated homes draw a record number of interested prospects and homebuyers to upscale Bergen County neighborhood.A record number of homebuyers gathered at The Plaza at Tenafly to attend the recent grand opening of three model homes designed by acclaimed Chicago designer Rene Pabon of The Childs Dreyfus Group.
A record breaking 300 enthusiastic prospects — an incredible number rarely achieved in today’s housing market — visited the upscale collection of condominium homes and five-star amenities and services during the special three-hour event, including almost 100 new registered homebuyers, according to JMP Holdings, which is developing the neighborhood at the intersection of Piermont Road and Prospect Terrace in this enviable Bergen County Borough. The overwhelming attendance proves that buyers are eager for new product that represents value and embraces the luxurious lifestyle they seek.
“While news headlines are less than positive, the reality is there is still homebuyers who are ready, willing and able and the amazing attendance at this weekend’s model opening serves as proof,” says Richard Fernicola of JMP Holdings. “Buyers today are well-informed, recognize value and realize that there is limited supply at The Plaza at Tenafly.”
Attendees to the opening event enjoyed savory hor d’ouerves and a glass of champagne while they toured the new model homes which provide an up close look at the affluence and sophistication offered at this sought-after neighborhood located steps from downtown Tenafly.
Renee Pabon has created model homes that reflect the style and sensibilities of today’s sophisticated homeowner. Palettes, furnishings and accessories in each model are different, creating distinct “looks” in similar homes that will resonate with a broad range of buyers at The Plaza at Tenafly. Highlighted in the new models are two single-level condominium and a two-story layout with up and downstairs master suites. The new model homes join an existing model and provide a well-rounded sample of the well-designed floorplans available at The Plaza at Tenafly.
The model grand opening was part of the “Conversations” series of events held in the clubhouse an amenity space at The Plaza at Tenafly to illustrate the style, grace and quality that define the community.
Located within walking distance to Tenafly’s bustling downtown district, The Plaza at Tenafly is minutes away from all that makes Tenafly a popular residential destination.
The dramatic elegance and sophistication of The Plaza at Tenafly is enhanced by world-class recreational and social amenities where no detail has been left out. Featuring all aspects of a luxury resort with all of the comforts of home, the centerpiece of the community is its comprehensive 4,522 square-foot clubhouse which offers a state-of-the-art fitness center, grand salon with fireplace, catering kitchen, entertainment room with billiards and card tables, business center and private screening room with theatre. The recreational and social activities available to residents at The Plaza at Tenafly will be overseen with white glove attention by the community’s Concierge.
“The recreational and social amenities do not end there,” Mr. Fernicola points out. “The Plaza at Tenafly will also include a spa-inspired heated outdoor pool with sun deck. For added exclusivity, privacy and serenity, the neighborhood will provide a gated entrance.”
Affluence and elegance define the one-and two-bedroom residences at The Plaza at Tenafly. Priced from the low $400’s, homes offer up to 2,000 square-feet of luxury living space on either one or two levels.
“Designer features grace these homes including gourmet kitchens with granite countertops, Viking® range, dishwasher and microwave; SubZero® refrigerator and custom kitchen cabinets; hardwood floors in the entry foyer and kitchen and well-appointed bathrooms with decorative designer tile in tubs and Kohler® fixtures,” Mr. Fernicola adds.
The Plaza at Tenafly will feature three four-story elevator condominium buildings with the first level dedicated to parking. Each homeowner will be assigned two parking spaces – one enclosed and one outdoor.
The Tenafly Blue Ribbon school system is a strong draw for young couples and growing families in particular. Featuring four elementary schools, middle school and Tenafly High School, the district offers several advanced placement and honors courses and has an award winning music program and a gifted and talented kids program.
Ideally located for commuters, The Plaza at Tenafly easily blends the allure of suburban living with the draw of the surrounding major business and social epicenters. Nearby Routes 4 and 9W whisk commuters into New York City via the George Washington Bridge. There’s also express bus service which provides a fast and efficient 35 to 40 minute commute into Manhattan and New Jersey Transit has proposed that Tenafly be a terminal point for its Northern Line connecting the borough to the Bergen County Light Rail system.
For additional information on The Plaza at Tenafly, please call (201) 816-8000 or visit http://www.plazaattenafly.com. To visit the community from the George Washington Bridge, head west on I-95 South and take Exit 72A to merge onto Route 4 West towards Paramus. Exit onto CR-501/Grand Ave. toward Englewood. Continue to follow CR-501. Turn left at CR-501/Westfield Ave. Continue to follow CR-501. Turn left at E. Clinton Ave/CR-501/CR-70. Continue to follow CR-501. Turn left at Jay Street. Turn right at Piermont Ave.
From the Tappan Zee Bridge, take I-287 over the bridge. Head south on US-9W toward Ash Street. Make a slight right at Highland Ave. Turn left at Route 340 (entering NJ). Continue on CR-501-Piermont Road. Continue to follow CR-501. Turn right at Prospect Terrance. Turn right at Piermont Road.
From the Garden State Parkway. Take exit 161 to merge onto Route 4 E/W. Continue to follow Route 4 East. Take the Teaneck Road Exit toward Bergenfield. Make a sharp right at Teaneck Road. Continue on South Washington Avenue. Turn right at CR-70/East Main Street. Continue to follow CR-70. Turn left onto Piermont Road.
From Interstate 80: Head east on the local lanes and take Exit 70A Leonia. Merge onto E. Degraw Ave. Continue on Fort Lee Rd. Turn left at Grand Ave. Continue on CR-501/Engle Street. Continue to follow Engle St. Turn left at Hillside Ave. Turn right at County Rd/CR-501. Turn left at Prospect Terrace. Turn right at Piermont Road.