Long Beach Island NJ is a barrier island off the southern coast of New Jersey. The area boasts some of the most expensive real estate in the Southern Ocean County real estate market and is broken into six separate municipalities. They are:
The LBI real estate market has a number of different locations and price points. There are oceanfront homes, oceanblock homes, oceanside homes, bayside homes, bay block homes, bayfront homes and lagoon front homes. Each location can be further distinguished by the town and the proximity to attractions.
Long Beach Island was first discovered by Dutch explorers during the 1600's. Two lighthouses were constructed on the northern end of LBI to aid in shipping along the East coast of the United States and it was from this that the first few settlements began to appear along the barren coastline. Since then, the area has become a landmark destination for summer fun and vacation memories. Today, Long Beach Island, or "LBI" as it is known, centers on the tourism industry with the majority of its income coming from the summer vacation industry. LBI is home to many summer vacationers who either own or rent on Long Beach Island to take advantage of the white sandy beaches, family environment and local attractions. Search the LBI NJ real estate market by town: