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Step aside NYC and San Francisco, Jersey City is the most LGBTQ-friendly in US | New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV

Thank you Michael Billy for everything you do for JC and the LGBTQ community

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Think gay-friendly cities and what comes to mind? New York, San Francisco, Miami? All have large, open, protected, proud LGBTQ communities, but besting them all, in a new survey by the country’s largest and most established gay publication, is Jersey City, New Jersey.”To me, this is no surprise,” said Michael Billy, the organizer of Jersey City’s annual pride festival, the state’s largest. “You live here, you do feel welcome.”

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Meet Manelli, Downtown Jersey City’s Newest Luxury Condominium | Jersey Digs

Meet Manelli, Downtown Jersey City’s newest condo building at 367 3rd Street offering ultra-modern homes in a boutique setting.

Homes are now selling at Manelli, the newest boutique condo building in Downtown Jersey City. Incredible attention to detail creates the perfect urban refuge, blending modern and comfortable design

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The 2016 Curbed Cup winner is… Jersey City! – Curbed NY

And the winner is….

The 2016 Curbed Cup winner is… Jersey City!

Its contenders didn’t even come close.

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Curbed Cup Finals: (2) Financial District vs. (9) Jersey City | Curbed NY

Take a second and Vote for Jersey City (vs the Financial District) – We made it to the finals

The finals are here—vote for NYC’s neighborhood of the year!

The Curbed Cup, our annual award for the neighborhood of the year, is kicking off with 8 or 16 neighborhoods vying for the prestigious (fake) trophy. Let the eliminations commence!

After weeks of voting, the 2016 Curbed Cup is down to its final two neighborhoods: top-seeded Financial District, and the underdog that just won’t quit, Jersey City.

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Happy Holidays |

Happy Holidays

State-of-the-art Soundproofing:

How important is sound proofing to you? Over $30K spent per unit to sound proof each of our 2 and 3BD condos. What’s behind the walls is as important as what’s on the outside.

Over 10 Steps to sound proof our 2 and 3 Bedroom Condos. Our sound engineer was formerlly hired to sound proof the Marquee night club at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas as well many CrossFit gyms. We thought he is the right guy to sound proof Manelli.


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MANELLI | 367 3rd St. #202, Jersey City, NJ at

Enjoy a 3D Tour of – 2Bedroom 1.5 Bath with Parking

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Presenting JC’s hottest new premier condos:



Hottest new condo building in Downtown with 2 and 3 bedrooms and 12 parking spaces – Now Available for Sale

Welcome to Manelli, Jersey City’s brand new boutique building located in the heart of the Village section of Downtown Jersey City, less than a 10 minute walk to the Grove Street Path Train station.

Manelli offers 12 unique layouts ranging from 2 to 3 bedroom units in addition to 12 parking spaces, a common roof deck with breath-taking views of Manhattan, and top of the line finishes.

External consultants from Criterion Acoustics have designed and certified the soundproofing of each unit (over a 10 step process at $30,000 additional cost per unit) to address the number one complaint of living in an urban environment, while energy experts from Lapolla Industries Spray Foam insulated the building resulting in over a 50% + savings in the heating and cooling of each unit.

Other features include: Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) certified sustainable Artisan-Woven Engineered Wood flooring imported from Spain; large format tiles sourced from Porcelanosa; shades provided by Mechoshade (including the option to upgrade to motorized shades); Bosch Stainless Appliance package; VONN and Sonneman dimmable lighting throughout; Instant Hot Water heaters; Kohler and Grohe faucets; American made white and gray cabinets with Quartz counter top; pot fillers above each stove; Baldwin door hardware; and LED lit medicine cabinets.

Envisioned by BGT Enterprises and designed by Minervini Vandermark, a multiple winner of American Institute of Architects awards and Architectural Digest’s Top 100 Interior Designer Mitchell Turnbough, we challenge you to find the same or better quality building in Jersey City.


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MANELLI | 367 3rd St. #201 – 3D Walk-through Showcase

Enjoy a 3D Tour of, newest 12 unit project in Downtown Jersey City

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