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When we make plans, God laughs. Or so it would seem for Chris and Shannon Nelson and their two children, who, after living overseas for years, planned to move back to the States and make their family beach house their full-time home. Their 50-year-old Cape Cod–style house was located in Mantoloking, New Jersey, 110 feet from and 200 feet from the Atlantic Ocean. They had strong family ties to the town — Chris grew up there, his parents lived across the street, and his family loved to spend time there in the summer.