With over 18 years of real estate experience in Downtown Jersey City, Irene Barnaby of Compass leads the way in representing buyers, sellers, developers, and investors. When it comes to turning clients’ real estate goals into reality, Irene has a proven track record with total sales exceeding $500 million.
As the go-to listing agent for new developments in the Village section of Downtown Jersey City, all roads lead to Irene. Her knowledge, professionalism, and negotiation skills are unmatched, as evident by her clients’ complete trust in her representing their best interests during transactions.
338 Newark Avenue is the latest real estate venture to benefit from Irene’s extensive experience and enthusiasm. The new-build condominium building by Plazacorp is situated in Jersey City’s Village West neighborhood and stands out among other newly developed buildings for its high-caliber construction.
Designed to cater to modern sensibilities with upscale contemporary conveniences, visitors of 338 Newark Avenue have been impressed by the building’s expansive layouts and exceptional amenities. The building’s carefully considered design uses a steel and concrete structure, while the interiors of the homes showcase cutting-edge details with state-of-the-art fittings and fixtures.
As with many of Irene’s projects, her drive to achieve the best outcomes for her clients has once again surpassed expectations. Due to Irene’s in-depth knowledge of the Jersey City market, the residences at 338 Newark Avenue have sold at an astonishing rate with only a limited number of homes still available to purchase.
With spacious layouts, white oak hardwood floors, and floor-to-ceiling windows, plus gourmet kitchens with Caesarstone countertops, the extensive interest in 338 Newark Avenue is unsurprising. In addition to the elegant homes, residents benefit from the outstanding indoor and outdoor amenities such as the fully equipped fitness center, co-working lounge, a rooftop lounge with a wet bar, and the rooftop deck with grills and breathtaking views of NYC and Jersey City.
Modern conveniences such as Butterfly MX smart-access, a package room, and resident storage, plus close proximity to transit, retail, and dining options, ensure residents of 338 Newark Avenue enjoy an enviable, elevated lifestyle.
For buyers hoping to secure their dream home at 338 Newark Avenue, the available one-bedroom homes start at $604,000 – $699,000 while the two-bedroom layouts range from $809,000 – $950,000. Of the remaining residences, Unit 206 is the lowest priced one-bedroom home with an asking price of $604,000, while Unit 207 is the lowest priced two-bedroom home at $809,000. With limited residences available, be sure to act fast if you desire to live at 338 Newark Avenue.
Prior to the success of 338 Newark Avenue, Irene sold out 45 condominiums at 380 Newark and 16 condominiums at 384 4th Steet called Prior’s Point, both at record prices. She was also an exclusive agent for Maxwell & Coles, which was sold out prior to being listed on Zillow or the MLS. We also mentioned Irene recently when she successfully secured a $2.99 million penthouse for a client in a highly-sought after building with panoramic NYC views.
These accomplishments further highlight Irene’s consistent local success in Hudson County and innate ability to achieve the best outcome for her clients.
Irene’s aptitude for real estate was apparent within the first two weeks of working as an agent when she sold a developer a $6.1 million land deal in the Paulus Hook section of downtown Jersey City. Since then, she has continued to excel within the real estate market by offering attentive, caring service and drawing upon her outstanding local knowledge.
In addition to a Bachelor’s degree, with a major in International Business and Marketing and a minor in Economics, from Montclair University, Irene’s ongoing dedication to her craft led to her attaining Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS) and Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) designations.
She was also awarded the New Jersey Association of Realtors Circle of Excellence-Platinum Level, further signifying her real estate skills. In addition to English, Irene speaks Georgian and Russian, so she is perfectly positioned to assist international buyers, sellers, and investors.
After selling over $30 million in real estate in 2022, 2023 is shaping up to be another incredible year for Irene. Regarding ongoing and future projects, Irene looks forward to selling out 338 Newark Avenue and assisting her numerous valued clients to secure their dream homes.