About Jay Costa

Agent, Builder, Investor

About Me

Founded by Jay Costa, Search Bergen is built on a foundation of expertise, dedication, and a deep connection to the local community. With over 11 years of experience in the real estate industry, Jay has honed his skills in business, contracts, and new build construction, making him a highly sought-after real estate agent in the area.

His passion for the local area, combined with his commitment to excellence, has earned him a reputation for providing exceptional service and achieving outstanding results for his clients.

As a real estate agent, Jay specializes in finding off-market properties for builders, developers, and investors. His knowledge in construction as a builder himself gives him insight that almost no other real estate agent provides.
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Specialization in New Build Construction

One area where Search Bergen truly shines is our specialization in new build construction. Selling your home to a builder is a complicated process, and we are here to guide you every step of the way.
  • Help in selling directly to builder
  • Keeping process seamless throughout
  • Contract review
Jay Costa Homes is our new construction and development business where we specialize in building Single Family luxury homes in Bergn County, as well as New Construction Duplex properties in Fort Lee, Palisades Park, Cliffside Park, and Edgewater.
  • New Home Construction
  • Renovations
  • New Construction Duplex

Marketing Excellence

Marketing plays a vital role in the success of any real estate transaction. That's why we go above and beyond to maximize the exposure and visibility of your property. Through strategic online marketing, targeted advertising, and a strong online presence, we ensure that your property reaches the right audience, generating interest and facilitating a successful sale. With our dedication to staying up-to-date with the latest marketing trends and technologies, we give your property the competitive edge it needs to stand out in the market.


At Maxwell Real Estate, we take great pride in the strong relationships we have built with our clients.


We believe in open communication, trustworthiness, and attention to detail.


We provide constant support, guidance, and transparency throughout the process.

YouTube Channel

In addition to being a full time real estate agent, builder, and investor, Jay also has dedicated a ton of time to building up a YouTube subscriber base.
The @JayCosta Youtube channel focuses on providing value and educating people on how to build wealth by investing in real estate.
Jay Costa Youtube Channel

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Whether you are looking to sell your home to a builder, or buy your first starter home, I am the most equipped agent for you.
Reach out to us today to schedule a consultation and let us help you turn your real estate dreams into reality. I am ready to answer your questions, provide guidance, and offer personalized solutions tailored to your needs.
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