South Orange Homes for Sale

The Village of South Orange is a vibrant suburban community with quaint gas-lit streets, historic architecture, and a fantastic small-town atmosphere. Located on the eastern slope of South Mountain, yet just a short commute to NYC, South Orange is a perfect place for a slice of suburbia.

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South Orange June 14, 2021
36
Listed
30
Avg. DOM
N/A
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$599,950
Med. List Price
36 Properties
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7
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
1.42
Acres
1922
Year Built
49
Days on Site
3708050
MLS
Own your own Country Club! This amazing Manse sits regally on 1.5 acres in Historic Montrose with a heated in-ground pool and is made to impress. Boasting 7 bedrooms and 5.1 baths, this impressive...
6
Beds
4F21/2
Baths
0.83
Acres
1909
Year Built
14
Days on Site
3716549
MLS
THIS HOME HAS IT ALL! DESIRABLE LOCATION, NEW KITCHEN, NEW BATHS, NEW FAMILY ROOM ADDITION, 6 BEDROOMS, 4 FULL BATHS, 2 HALF, 2 SUNROOMS, CUSTOM CLOSETS, PARK-LIKE YARD, STONE PATIO, MULTI-ZONE AIR....
7
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
0.55
Acres
1905
Year Built
5
Days on Site
3719260
MLS
Elegance abounds is this beautifully updated, majestic home w/ the most gracious space & design details. From the moment you enter the grand Foyer, you will be enraptured by the stunning Great Room...
$1,150,000
Subdivision: Upper Wyoming
6
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
0.46
Acres
1937
Year Built
13
Days on Site
3716825
MLS
It's the "forever home" you've been waiting for! This 6 BR, 3.2 bth stately colonial home is tucked away in the Upper Wyoming neighborhood. The inviting foyer opens to the expansive main level which...
6
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
0.32
Acres
1895
Year Built
25
Days on Site
3714351
MLS
This gorgeous and majestic home from the 19th century is located in Historic Montrose Park & blocks from the South Orange Village. The immaculately renovated and fully restored home features include...
5
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
0.34
Acres
1931
Year Built
13
Days on Site
3716851
MLS
Move-in-ready 1931 home in the heart of Newstead. Loads of character & today's modern amenities! Upon entering, be enchanted by the stunning, oversized sunny FR with fireplace & exposed wood beams An...
5
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
0.14
Acres
1927
Year Built
5
Days on Site
3719312
MLS
A gorgeous & well-maintained Colonial in sought-after South Orange! Quaint curbside appeal does little to describe the spacious interior, open & airy w/ thoughtful, high-quality renov at every turn!...
5
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
0.39
Acres
1884
Year Built
8
Days on Site
3718007
MLS
Originally built as a farmhouse, this exquisite Queen Anne Vic/Eclectic Colonial has graced this property for over 137 years. Of the many special homes in South Orange, this one is not to be missed....
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
0.15
Acres
1926
Year Built
25
Days on Site
3714354
MLS
Magnificent Colonial in the sought-after South Orange just steps from the downtown, shopping, schools, a& MTD. Sunny & bright w/ classic lines, soothing hues, & on-trend updates Elegant FR complete...
4
Beds
2F21/2
Baths
0.28
Acres
1928
Year Built
13
Days on Site
3716689
MLS
Classic English Tudor home welcomes you to the elegance of an old-world period piece, with the flow of generous rooms, set on an expansive private yard. Three floors of living includes 4 BR 2.2baths....
5
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
0.15
Acres
1926
Year Built
28
Days on Site
3713370
MLS
Welcome to this refined Center Hall Colonial boasting over 3,000 SqFt spread across four floors of finished living space w/ more features than can be listed here. The large Living Rm has wood-burning...
9
Beds
3
Baths
0.16
Acres
1873
Year Built
209
Days on Site
3679204
MLS
Must see it ! BEAUTIFUL and SPACIOUS VICTORIAN PROPERTY, with high ceilings IN THE HEART OF SOUTH ORANGE, walking distance to the train station and restaurants; 5mts in car to Seton Hall University....

More on South Orange

Nestled between East Orange and Maplewood, Short Hills, and Irvington, the beautiful and small-town charm of South Orange draws in many from around the area. It offers a small downtown area, community parks, fantastic outdoor recreation, and a variety of homes.

South Orange residents frequent the downtown Village Center, which is home to a vibrant assortment of unique shops, a myriad of restaurants, taverns and breweries, and gourmet coffee houses. Also downtown, is the sleek, state of the art South Orange Performing Arts Center, recently voted NJ’s favorite small performing arts center.

South Mountain Reservation provides a beautiful haven for nature lovers to enjoy native plants, trees, and wildlife. The preserve, as well as other outdoor park facilities throughout South Orange, provide an outlet for hikers, joggers, cyclists, and sports enthusiasts of all kinds. Cameron Field and Meadowland Park offer amenities for baseball, soccer, and tennis, as well as playgrounds, and areas for picnics and outdoor summer concerts.

South Orange Schools

Combining services with neighboring Maplewood, the South Orange-Maplewood School District includes six elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school. Columbia High School has been nationally recognized for its academic excellence. South Orange is also home to Seton Hall University, a nationally recognized institution.

South Orange Transportation

South Orange has two New Jersey Transit train stations and a jitney commuter bus which runs a shuttle service between the South Orange Station and multiple South Orange locations.

Reasons to Move to South Orange

While there are plenty of reasons to move to South Orange, here are some of the top reasons most people do.

Commuters have easy access to New York City. Folks that live in South Orange have a convenient stop on the Midtown Direct train line. This line gets to Penn Station in about 40 minutes and the drive to the city with light traffic takes about the same amount of time. The Gladstone Branch Line also provides service to the city and Hoboken where people can transfer to the PATH or the Light Rail. It really is a commuter haven.

Excellent schools. As we mentioned above, this is a great place to raise kids and it has excellent schools. There are several primary schools in the area for different grades such as Annex for grades kindergarten through first grade, Marshall elementary grades kindergarten through second grade, South Mountain Elementary for grades kindergarten through fifth grade, the South Orange middle school, the Columbia high school, and an Early Childhood Center for preschoolers.

The high school ranks as one of the top school districts in Essex County and because South Orange is also a college town, were home to Seton Hall University, a private Catholic University named in 2021 of the best colleges by US News & World Report.

Year-round activities. This is a nature lover's dream. There's so much to do in the outdoors such as visiting some of the many parks around South Orange, sports fields, and winter activities such as ice-skating on Duck Pond were sledding at Floods Hill. With trails and parks, stunning views on the South Mountain Reservation in the beautiful 25 foot Hemlock Falls, the outdoor activities, events, and festivals are endless. Hint - Check out the Wildflower Sculpture Park!

South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) is a fantastic destination with theater, music, art, dance, and many other forms of entertainment. It has a Mainstage Theater accommodating over 400 attendees and it's home to the Seton Hall University Arts Council performances, which includes classical concert series, jazz, and many other theater performances.

With a fabulous combination of small-town charm and cosmopolitan culture, South Orange makes a great destination for visiting, young families, retirees, and anyone looking to live permanently in this type of an environment.

South Orange Homes for Sale

Within the city limits of South Orange, you'll find approximately 30 to 40 real estate listings at any given time. Condominiums and townhouses start at about $250,000 with single-family homes starting at about $700,000. You can find charming vintage-style homes in Victorian properties, bungalows, colonial-style properties, tutors, and mid-century modern. With a variety of styles and residential neighborhoods completely surrounding downtown, you're no more than a couple of minutes to shops and restaurants as well as the South Mountain Reservation. Highway 510 runs east and west of the center of town making commuting easy from just about any smaller neighborhood.

For more information on homes for sale in South Orange New Jersey, browse available listings on our website or simply contact our office at any time to schedule a showing.

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