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This Week’s Active Listings in Wyckoff

28 Sep
$289,000 in Wyckoff
MLS #
1538933
451 Louisa Ave, Wyckoff, NJ 07481
2 Bedroom, 1 Full Bath, Ranch

$495,900 in Wyckoff
MLS #
1538601
701 Mountain Ave, Wyckoff, NJ 07481
2 Bedroom, 1 Full Bath, Ranch

$535,000 in Wyckoff
MLS # 1538323
437 Greenwood Ave, Wyckoff, NJ 07481
3 Bedroom, 1 Full Bath,
1 Half Bath, Col

$650,000 in Wyckoff
MLS # 1538533
355 James Way, Wyckoff, NJ 07481
4 Bedroom, 3 Full Bath,
1 Half Bath, S/L

$675,000 in Wyckoff
MLS # 1538537
300 Briarwood Dr, Wyckoff, NJ 07481
3 Bedroom, 2 Full Bath, Ranch

$694,464 in Wyckoff
MLS #
1538981
295 Squawbrook Rd, Wyckoff, NJ 07481
4 Bedroom, 3 Full Bath,
1 Half Bath, Col

$699,900 in Wyckoff
MLS #
1538464
309 Newtown Rd, Wyckoff, NJ 07481
6 Bedroom, 3 Full Bath,
1 Half Bath, Ranch
$734,900 in Wyckoff
MLS #
1538891
93 Harding Rd, Wyckoff, NJ 07481
5 Bedroom, 3 Full Bath, Ranch

  • Open House: 1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. Sun. 10/11
$749,000 in Wyckoff
MLS # 1538100
329 Mills Pl, Wyckoff, NJ 07481
4 Bedroom, 2 Full Bath,
1 Half Bath, Col
$899,000 in Wyckoff
MLS #
1538549
548 Oldwoods Rd, Wyckoff, NJ 07481
3 Bedroom, 2 Full Bath,
1 Half Bath, S/L

JUST LISTED: Secluded 4-Bedroom Home with Pool – West Milford, NJ

28 Sep

16 Grant Avenue, West Milford, NJ 07480 – $575,000

Located on a quiet, tree-lined street in the desirable Birch Hill Estates section of West Milford, this home has been recently renovated and is ready for you to move right in.  Charming details like the brick-paved entrance walkway, textured walls, recessed lighting, the sunny foyer with high ceiling, and the unique marble fireplace lend character to this already inviting home. The extra-large in-law suite with its own kitchen and full bath is perfect for guests, or as a second family room.  The stunning open floor plan in the living/dining room combo showcases this home’s spaciousness. This home offers a privacy of a hidden driveway as well as ample parking.

My favorite feature of this home by far is the incredible pool area. It has everything you need to host the perfect barbecue, including an intimate poolside gazebo.

CALL ME TO BOOK A SHOWING TODAY!
David Radney
Direct Line: (201) 993-0016
davidradney@gmail.com
www.DavidRadney.com

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Happy 14th Anniversary to my lovely wife Michelle!

23 Jun

Happy_14th_Anniversary!

NJDEP Division of Fish & Wildlife – Coyotes in New Jersey

1 Jun

NJDEP Division of Fish & Wildlife – Coyotes in New Jersey.

The first known record of coyote occurrence in New Jersey was recorded near Lambertville, Hunterdon County in 1939. The animal was described in newspaper accounts as “a long, bushy tailed animal looking something like a police dog but with the coloration of a coyote”. The mounted skin is in the collection of the New Jersey State Museum in Trenton. The Division of Fish and Wildlife received another 29 reports statewide sporadically over the ensuing 40 years, but increased significantly since 1980.

To date, coyotes have been documented in nearly 400 municipalities from all 21 counties (94% of the state’s land area):

Range Expansion of the Eastern Coyote in New Jersey (pdf, 1.4mb)
Range Expansion of the Eastern Coyote in New Jersey (pps, 1.6mb)

Contrary to public opinion, the Division has never imported coyotes at any time in the past, although there is evidence that private citizens throughout the state have done so prior to 1950. Regardless of how they got here, the coyote’s extremely adaptable nature have allowed them to survive and thrive throughout the state.

The coyote is a wild member of the dog family and closely resembles a small German shepherd with the exception of its long snout and bushy, black-tipped tail. Another key difference from a domestic dog is readily noticeable even from a distance: The coyote has a habit of holding its tail below a horizontal position while standing, walking and running.

Coyote in snow
A healthy NJ coyote is sometimes mistaken for a wolf.
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Eastern coyotes differ from their western counterparts with a larger average size and various color phases, including blonde, red and black. Past interbreeding between wolves and coyotes may be responsible for the larger size and color variations in our eastern coyote. In New Jersey, adult coyotes range in weight from 20-50 lbs. and exceptionally large ones may be up to 55 lbs. Coyotes adjust well to their surroundings and can survive on whatever food is available. They prey on rabbits, mice, birds and other small animals, as well as young and weakened deer. They also consume carrion (decaying tissue). They are tolerant of human activities and rapidly adapt to changes in their environment.

 

Coyotes, along with foxes, are sometimes afflicted with mange which can result in significant hair loss. The loss of fur can result in making identification of a coyote difficult, resulting in reports of a “mystery” animal, or even a cougar.

In suburban and urban areas, coyotes have occasionally attacked small pets. Although attacks on humans are extremely rare in eastern states, as with any predatory animal they can occur.

 

Coyotes play an important role in the ecosystem, helping to keep rodent populations under control. They are by nature wary of humans. However, coyote behavior changes if given access to human food and garbage. They lose caution and fear. They may cause property damage and threaten human safety, requiring euthanasia. Relocating a problem coyote is not an option because it only moves the problem to someone else’s neighborhood.

Coyote Precautions

The following guidelines can help reduce the likelihood of conflicts with coyotes:

 

  • Never feed a coyote. Deliberately feeding coyotes puts pets and other residents in the neighborhood at risk.
  • Feeding pet cats and/or feral (wild) cats outdoors can attract coyotes. The coyotes feed on the pet food and also prey upon the cats.
  • Put garbage in tightly closed containers that cannot be tipped over.
  • Remove sources of water, especially in dry climates.
  • Bring pets in at night.
  • Put away bird feeders at night to avoid attracting rodents and other coyote prey.
  • Provide secure enclosures for rabbits, poultry, and other farm animals.
  • Pick up fallen fruit and cover compost piles.
  • Although extremely rare, coyotes have been known to attack humans. Parents should monitor their children, even in familiar surroundings, such as backyards.
  • Install motion-sensitive lighting around the house.
  • Clear brush and dense weeds from around dwellings – this reduces protective cover for coyotes and makes the area less attractive to rodents and rabbits. Coyotes, as well as other predators, are attracted to areas where rodents are concentrated like woodpiles.
  • If coyotes are present, make sure they know they’re not welcome. Make loud noises, blast a canned air siren, throw rocks, or spray them with a garden hose.

David Radney Keller Williams

LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION!

29 May

Why pay for someone else’s upgrades? Create your own equity! Come see this Ranch in the highly sought after Hartung section of Wyckoff! 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths. Taxes $16,834, lot size 183 x 370 (1.2 acres). I’m looking for builders/rehabbers/fixer uppers/clients who love a project! Great possibilities for this 1950’s Ranch. Offered at $899,000, call today to book an appointment.

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458 Hartung drive Wyckoff, NJ 07481

view of rear and swimming pool

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View of Basket ball court and full tennis court

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David Radney
Keller Williams Village Square Realty
257e. Ridgewood Ave Ridgewood, NJ 07450
C- 201-993-0016 O – 201-445-4300
www.davidradney.com

David Radney Keller Williams