My first memories of Lavallette are of visiting my cousins who would rent a summer home each year and we would go and visit them at the beach.

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My cousins lived in New Rochelle, New York, and every summer for years they would a beautiful beach house in Lavallette and invite us over for fun times. Days at the beach and nights heading over to Seaside Heights for fun on the boardwalk.

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One memory that sticks out also was the trips to the Ben Franklin store for beach supplies, souvenirs, etc. It was a must-do, every time we visited them in Lavallette.

On the topic of Lavallette..one of the most talked-about homes in Lavallette is the Joe Pesci mansion. This beautiful huge home was not around when I went to Lavallette as a kid, it wasn't built until 1990. The Pesci mansion has been on the market for a while now. You can see the details at Realtor.com

 

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The property was on the market a long time, but now it's sold! finally, the Pesci mansion will see new owners according to the NY Post. According to the article, the mansion is now in contract with a buyer, although no word on the prospective buyer. The 8 bedroom mansion going for an estimated 6.5 million dollars.

 

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The Newark, New Jersey Native is now 78. Pesci came out of retirement in 2019 for the critically acclaimed film, “The Irishman,” for which he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.

 

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WHILE YOU'RE LOOKING AT MANSIONS, CHECK OUT ANOTHER NEW JERSEY NATIVE AND HIS HUGE HOME .... BON JOVI!

 

 

ALSO: PEEK INSIDE JON BON JOVI'S NEW $43 MILLION PALM BEACH MANSION