– SE Goes South to Jersey, the New York based real estate listing service has now expanded down to Jersey. So far, Hudson Essex, Morris, Bergen and Passaic Counties are all covered.

As the name suggests, StreetEasy has made the daunting task of finding an NY apartment a much friendlier, less frustrating ideal. It has taken the same approach with New Jersey. The site gives users highly customizable search system. Searches can be filtered by the standard neighborhood, price, number of bedrooms, and also by building, zoned school area, and new developments. The site also compiles extensive demographic and statistical information about particular regions and neighborhoods. Recent sales are listed with the selling price in plain view. You’ve also got featured listings and quick snapshots of average price per square foot. Users can save searches and sign up for updates as new information comes along. There are also discussion boards and RSS feeds. In Their Own Words

“You’ve been asking for it, and here it is. We finally brought all the great features of StreetEasy to North Jersey including advanced search, new developments and open houses. We’re currently in beta, and we’ll be improving over the next few weeks, so we’d appreciate any feedback you have!”

Why It Might Be A Killer

Street Easy for New Jersey offers the same flexibility and resourcefulness as it with the NYC site. It really makes it much easier to find property the way that works best for you. Listings can be sorted and ordered however it makes sense for the user. The site also provides ample demographic information which can be quite important when considering a property.

Some Questions About

Will Street Easy offer videos of the properties? Will it expand beyond NYC and Jersey? Can owners add their own listings?