Resources Real Estate Is Marketing an Incomparably Designed Home


East meets West in this Rumson NJ home

Shrewsbury, NJ - Resources Real Estate is selling an unusual home-a home that epitomizes tranquility inside and out. 17 BellevueThe house, based in Rumson, NJ, is selling for $2.75 million and sits on 2.2 acres of property that borders a bird sanctuary. But it is not the size of the house, nor the location that has piqued the interest of architectural historians and homebuyers alike, it is the rare and dignified design which blends traditional Japanese interiors, with modern Western amenities.

The minimalist interior is not stark, but rather provides the perfect setting for people who enjoy the beauty of simplicity in design and function.

A massive Master Suite features open and clear spaces, with a sleeping area and balcony that overlooks the sanctuary of the grounds. 17 BellevueThe Master Suite also includes an office, a sitting room, a huge master bath with Japanese bath within.

The lush property provides space for meditation and peaceful contemplation, all within a 45-minute Fast Ferry ride to New York City. .

“This is one of the most interesting homes to come on the market in a long while. I was intrigued by the very deliberate Japanese design influences, which were coupled with some really nice modern amenities,” said Carolynn Diakon, Founder of Resources Real Estate. “The house has many unique architectural features that have to be seen to be appreciated.” she said.

“With everything going on in the world, it seems that people are looking to find their peace--this house really provides that tranquility without sacrificing location,” said Tom McCormick, Diakon’s partner.

About Resources Real Estate: Resources Real Estate is an award-winning Monmouth County, NJ full-service independent residential brokerage firm, with four sales offices, a corporate office & training center, a video studio & marketing hub and a team of more than 95 sales and support personnel.  It has been included in Inc. Magazine’s list of the fastest-growing privately owned companies in the U.S. -- the Inc. 5000 -- as well as the NJBiz 250 of the top private companies in New Jersey. It has been recognized by Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate for its innovative and superior marketing.  Resources Real Estate was opened by Carolynn Diakon in 2000. Thomas McCormack has been with the company since 2002, and joined Diakon as a partner in 2010. Both Diakon and McCormack are members of the prestigious Forbes Real Estate Business Council. Resources Real Estate locations are: 475 Broad Street in Shrewsbury, NJ, 36 Beach Rd. in Monmouth Beach, NJ, 112 River Rd. in Rumson, NJ, 4A W. Front St. in Red Bank, NJ, and 65 First Ave. in Atlantic Highlands, NJ.

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