About Lynn

Lynn joined Hugh and became a TEAM in 1976 when they were married on Thanksgiving Day. Lynn graduated from Woodbury High School and Temple University and taught physical education at Woodbury Heights Elementary School. She has been a New Jersey Licensed Real Estate Sales Associate since 1981. Lynn has been working in both swim coaching and real estate for the past 42 years along with Hugh. Providing exceptional friendly service is a high priority of Lynn's as well as running an efficient professional and friendly and customer service oriented resort real estate office. Lynn’s expertise is in setting up efficient and effective systems to keep the HUGH MERKLE TEAM on track to serve vacation home owners, buyers and renters with the highest level of service to help them achieve their real estate goals. In her free time Lynn enjoys being a mother, to Hugh Victor, and wife, family outings, reading, gardening and walking on the beach.

The Hugh Merkle Team


Vacation Rental Search

Whether you're looking for a large vacation home to fit all of your extended family in Avalon, NJ, or want to be right on the water in Stone Harbor, the Hugh Merkle Team at COMPASS RE, has an incredible selection of vacation rentals to choose from. Browse by date, price and amenities, or search for the perfect rental based on size and number of bedrooms and bathrooms. Need a little extra help finding the perfect vacation rental at the Jersey Shore? Contact us today and we'll find just what you're looking for.


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Our Mission and Core Values
Learn a little about who we are and what drives us.

Our Mission
Professionals helping people achieve the dream of homeownership.

Our Core Values (EPIC)

  • Ethical - We demonstrate the highest degree of integrity and ethical behavior in everything we do. We foster powerful stakeholder relationships that are based on trust and respect. We are honest and provide complete transparency. We always strive to do the right thing.

  • Professional - We are an accomplished team of skilled, seasoned professionals, delivering the highest level of personalized service, knowledge and expert advice. We are passionate about what we do and strive for excellence every day. We have an unwavering commitment to service and hold ourselves accountable to all.

  • Innovative - We are proud of our past successes, but we continue to focus on the horizon. We are proactive in enhancing the homeownership experience, making it convenient, effortless and understandable in an increasingly complex world.

  • Caring - We care about one another and all of our stakeholders. We provide a supportive culture where everyone can learn, grow and achieve maximum success. We believe in social responsibility and give back to our communities through philanthropic and volunteer activities.