West Cape May Real Estate

Situated in New Jersey's southern section, West Cape May was officially established in 1884. The borough is especially close to a myriad of attractions, such as the Cape May Point State Park and the Cox Hall Creek Wildlife Management Area. Residents can also enjoy numerous beaches in the town, and many homes are situated within 500 feet of a beach.

The value of real estate in West Cape May has increased by more than 200 percent. Currently, the median price of a house in New Jersey is approximately $311,000. The average worth of homes for sale in West Cape May, however, is $441,000.

When traveling northward, residents should drive on Route 109, or inhabitants can utilize Route 621, which provides access to Diamond Beach, Wildwood Crest and North Wildwood. In order to reach Newark, residents may drive on Garden State Parkway, and this highway is positioned especially close to New Jersey's eastern shoreline. Moreover, the Cape May Airport is conveniently located within five miles of West Cape May.

Residents commonly explore the Higbee Beach Wildlife Management Area, and with an area of 1,100 acres, this park contains many species of birds, marine life, wooden walkways, and small docks. The reserve also contains rivers that are frequently used by kayakers. You can check out Cape May Point State Park, which features an old lighthouse and extensive trails. Furthermore, the preserve has a sizable nature center. 

West Cape May contains many popular restaurants, and some of these include the Oceanview Restaurant, Blue Pig Tavern, Tisha's Fine Dining, the Ebbitt Room and Bella Vida Garden Cafe. Inhabitants can also visit the Greater Cape May Historical Society, and this facility has many artifacts and manages a wide range of educational programs for kids.

West Cape May has so much to offer that it is no surprise West Cape May real estate has become such a hot market. Check out all of our properties below if you're looking for houses for sale in West Cape May.

288 Sixth $550,000

  • Property Highlights
    MLS #: 188644
    City/Zip: West Cape May 08204
    Year Built: 1985
    Bedrooms: 3
    Bathrooms: 2
    Lot Size:75 x 100
    Property Type: Residential
  • Description:

    Own a home on beautiful Cape Island in desirable West Cape May!! This completely renovated cottage style home is within a short drive or bike ride to shops and restaurants, the beaches of Cape May, Cape May Point or Higbees Beach. Highlights include all new mechanicals, new kitchen with an island, farm sink and quartz countertops, new exceptional wood floors in bedrooms and in common areas and new tile floors in bathrooms and laundry area. The master bath boasts an oversized shower and the gue...

479 W Perry $699,000

  • Property Highlights
    MLS #: 188648
    City/Zip: West Cape May 08204
    Year Built:
    Bedrooms:
    Bathrooms:
    Lot Size:42 x 220
    Property Type: Commercial
  • Description:

    Exceptional commercial building with two retail units with visible location on the corner of a busy intersection next to Wilbraham Park and is approximately 1800 square feet. Offers additional garden space on the side of either unit, parking for five cars, new storage building and fenced yard. Both units are currently under lease to Key West Tacos and Gecko's Cafe. Information regarding leases is available upon request. Excellent investment opportunity!

316 Third $1,049,000

  • Property Highlights
    MLS #: 188484
    City/Zip: West Cape May 08204
    Sq Ft: 3040
    Year Built: 2009
    Bedrooms: 5
    Bathrooms: 3
    Lot Size:50 x 150
    Property Type: Residential
  • Description:

    So spacious, just like having 2 homes. Enjoy the coastal living lifestyle in this 5 bedroom 3 and a half bath custom 2009 home built by JW Hand. The spacious well designed floor plan offers 2 master suites, one on the 1st floor and approximately 3040 square feet of living. Comfortable and inviting family gathering spaces are highlighted with a living room, great room to include a large kitchen with island, a dining area and family room that open up to the wonderful deck. Large 50 x 150 lot w...

316 Third $1,049,000

  • Property Highlights
    MLS #: 188485
    City/Zip: West Cape May 08201
    Year Built: 2009
    Bedrooms: 5
    Bathrooms: 3
    Lot Size:50x150
    Property Type: Residential
  • Description:

    5 BR/3.5 BA custom home on a 50x150 lot within close proximity to downtown and the beaches! Built in 2009 by JW Hand, the home offers approximately 3040 square feet. The first floor offers a great room, kitchen with center island, dining area, master suite and den along with a spacious deck. Level two includes additional bedrooms and bathrooms. Tenant occupied showings during Saturday change-overs.

407 First $689,000

  • Property Highlights
    MLS #: 188343
    City/Zip: West Cape May 08204
    Sq Ft: 1212
    Year Built: 1970
    Bedrooms: 3
    Bathrooms: 2
    Lot Size:80x90
    Property Type: Residential
  • Description:

    West Cape May cottage in the heart of the dining district! Corner lot on the ocean side off Sunset Blvd. gives you plenty of open space. Raising the foundation will allow awesome lighthouse, meadow and ocean views. A super location with great yard and only 4 short blocks to the guarded Cape May Beaches. Being sold "as is" the existing home has plenty of windows giving natural light to the open floor plan of the galley kitchen with a breakfast bar, dining room with wood burning store and living r...

128 Sunset Boulevard $525,000

  • Property Highlights
    MLS #: 188305
    City/Zip: West Cape May 08204
    Sq Ft: 2000
    Year Built:
    Bedrooms: 0
    Bathrooms: 0
    Lot Size:185 x 105
    Property Type: Residential
  • Description:

    Literally the possibilities with this property are endless. Over 2000 square feet of open space overlooking the bird sanctuary and its amazing habitat. This property is currently zoned commercial but with a use variance could be converted to residential. The focus of the property is all about the view, and there is a wrap around porch to see it from. Large area that could be used as an amazing living room looking out onto the unobstructed views of the meadows, clear to the lighthouse at Cape Ma...

778 Park $734,000

  • Property Highlights
    MLS #: 188226
    City/Zip: West Cape May 08204
    Year Built:
    Bedrooms: 3
    Bathrooms: 3
    Lot Size:100x80
    Property Type: Residential
  • Description:

    Completely rebuilt from the ground up! This 3 BR/3 BA single family home is located in close proximity to the beach and downtown featuring all the modern amenities. Level one offers an open concept floorplan with chef's kitchen and oversized island featuring stainless steel appliances, granite counter-tops and engineered hardwood flowing throughout. Additionally, on level one is a guest bedroom, hall bathroom; and side foyer that leads to the rear yard and patio. Level 2 offers another guest bed...

308 Moore $799,900

  • Property Highlights
    MLS #: 188219
    City/Zip: West Cape May 08204
    Sq Ft: 2226
    Year Built: 2014
    Bedrooms: 4
    Bathrooms: 3
    Lot Size:50 x 150
    Property Type: Residential
  • Description:

    Immaculate, 4.5 year young home on a beautiful side street with extra-deep lot in charming West Cape May. Sip your morning coffee on the front porch, enjoy a cookout on your paver patio, or take a siesta in your screened-in porch with vaulted ceiling and ceiling fan. Perfect home for entertaining, and lots of room for visiting guests and family. The spacious great room offers the open living space you're looking for: the gourmet kitchen has everything a cook needs, (brand new dishwaher) with ele...

175 Leaming $599,000

  • Property Highlights
    MLS #: 188159
    City/Zip: West Cape May 08204
    Year Built:
    Bedrooms: 4
    Bathrooms: 2
    Lot Size:50 x 148
    Property Type: Residential
  • Description:

    Fabulous Location! Enjoy this 4 bedroom, 2 bath home that is steps away from Cape May's Historic District. There is a nice sized in-ground pool that is perfect for entertaining family and friends. The house went through a major renovation approximately 15 years ago that expanded it into a very comfortable year round residence. The first floor has an open floor plan with a living room, kitchen, dining area and family room. The Second floor has a Master Bedroom with an en-suite full bathroom, t...

314 Moore $679,000

  • Property Highlights
    MLS #: 187887
    City/Zip: West Cape May 08204
    Year Built:
    Bedrooms: 4
    Bathrooms: 3
    Property Type: Condo/Townhouse
  • Description:

    Luxury Townhome Condominium Craftsman Style Construction. 4/3 with high ceilings, and spacious open layout. Open floor plan with first bedroom. Second Floor 3 bedrooms 2 full baths with a large master bedroom. Screened in porch on the first floor, large lot/outside space. 9' ceilings on the first floor make it feel even bigger. 2,228 sq ft of living space, not including exterior porches and decks. Low maintenance siding, Wooden Kitchen cabinets, two zone heating and air conditioning, on demand...



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