Summit Homes for Sale

The city of Summit has much to offer its residents including lovely tree-lined streets, beautiful architecture, top schools, and a bustling town center filled with trendy boutiques, specialty shops, restaurants, and more. In the nineteenth century, wealthy New Yorkers flocked to this picturesque community and built large homes as getaways from city life.Summit NJ Homes for Sale

Due to its close proximity to New York City, it’s a perfect location for homeowners who prefer life in suburbia. Summit residents can take a direct train line to Penn Station and arrive in only 40 minutes. Summit is also convenient to major highways including Routes 78 and 24, the NJ Turnpike, and Garden  State Parkway.

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Summit September 21, 2021
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Listed
43
Avg. DOM
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Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$967,000
Med. List Price
46 Properties
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5
Beds
4F21/2
Baths
1.6
Acres
1930
Year Built
8
Days on Site
3740404
MLS
This Prime Northside location on over one and a half acres of secluded property just 2 blocks from town is a unique in town Estate. Refined architectural detail and unsurpassed craftsmanship abound....
5
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
1930
Year Built
71
Days on Site
3726947
MLS
Absolutely stunning, completely renovated 5 BR, 5.1 BA custom Colonial, sought-after "Circle of Friends" neighborhood. Exceptional, staycation property. A home fitted w/every indoor & outdoor...
9
Beds
6F21/2
Baths
1.3
Acres
1970
Year Built
58
Days on Site
3729964
MLS
Two fabulous homes 1.3 acres estate: Main house boasts 6 bedrooms, 4 1/2 baths, open kitchen/family room, 2-car attached garage, and patio. 260' deep shared landscaped yard. Paired with back home: 3...
$2,850,000
Subdivision: North Summit
7
Beds
4F21/2
Baths
0.89
Acres
1890
Year Built
69
Days on Site
3727774
MLS
Classic Victorian with a modern vibe and practically in downtown Summit! One of a kind in-town estate offering .89 acre private park-like property, completely renovated with sleek designer elements....
$2,500,000
Subdivision: Northside
7
Beds
6F11/2
Baths
0.39
Acres
2021
Year Built
14
Days on Site
3739212
MLS
STUNNING NEW CONSTRUCTION IN PRIME NORTHSIDE LOCATION BY PREMIER LOCAL BUILDER. TARGETING LATE FALL OCCUPANCY. Another fine home from Summit's reputable high-end local builder, Chris Maier. 7 BRs, 6...
5
Beds
5F21/2
Baths
2021
Year Built
51
Days on Site
3731681
MLS
TO BE BUILT - Refer to MLS 3731169 for purchase of LAND ONLY. 2-Story 5 bedroom 5.2 bath. Custom Kitchen with high end finishes & breakfast area open to family room. Master bedroom offers dual...
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
1929
Year Built
7
Days on Site
3740786
MLS
Essential elements of this remarkable Tudor Style home, circa 1929, creates a residence conducive for formal entertaining, while accommodating casual living style. The first impression is the flowing...
6
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
1960
Year Built
77
Days on Site
3725529
MLS
Just blocks away from down town Summit, this open floor plan colonial has a kitchen with separtate breakfast room and adjacent family room that has sliders out to the first floor level yard. Generous...
6
Beds
4F21/2
Baths
1910
Year Built
6
Days on Site
3741083
MLS
impeccably updated, renovated Craftsman Colonial w/ stunning wrap around Porch, original chestnut trim, wonderful architectural details, oversized windows & gleaming hardwood floors.The first floor...
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2021
Year Built
52
Days on Site
3731417
MLS
Hurry ! Only End Unit left in the most exciting Townhouse Development in Summit !!! 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths & 1 half bath to be built by Summit's premier builder, Mountainview Developments,...
Open 9/26
23 Whittredge Rd Summit, NJ 07901
$1,695,000
Subdivision: Northside
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
1830
Year Built
26
Days on Site
3737337
MLS
Mint condition in Best Location in Northside Summit! Renovated to perfection by Mountainview Developments on stunning property with an incredible backyard, surrounded by multi-million dollar homes &...
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2013
Year Built
14
Days on Site
3739402
MLS
Sleek, airy and modern, this 2 bedroom 2.1 bath with additional den/office condominium unit is not to be missed. Unit comes with 2 indoor parking spaces and a storage unit. Boasts 10ft ceilings,...

Living in Summit NJ

The Summit community is a quaint small town with plenty of recreation, parks, arts, and culture. Youth sports are big in Summit, with everything from soccer, football, lacrosse, baseball, basketball, and swimming. Reeves-Reed Arboretum, Summit Playhouse, Stony Hill Players Theater, and the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey provide residents and visitors alike great places to frequent for entertainment.Homes for Sale in Summit NJ

Summit borders Short Hills, New Providence, Springfield, and Chatham Township. It's nestled at the intersection of Interstate 75 and Highway 24 between the Watchung Reservation and the Mall at Short Hills.

The New York Times touted Summit New Jersey as a place to grow into and stay. With so many folks moving out of the big city, Summit has become a popular location, not just over the last couple of decades but specifically within the last year or two. This small-town feel with about 21,000 residents was originally incorporated as Summit Township by an act of the New Jersey legislature back in 1869. Summit was reincorporated as its own city in 1899 and is located on a ridge in northern and central New Jersey within the beautiful Raritan Valley and Rahway Valley regions in the New York Metro area.

Summit is home to multiple landmarks and historic buildings and the Summit Downtown Historic District itself is on the US Department of National Register of Historic Places. Buildings such as the Grand Summit Hotel, the Kent Place School, the Summit Diner, the public library, and Twin Maples are just a few of the poignant landmarks and historical buildings within Summit.

Summit NJ Schools

Summit boasts several high-achieving schools. Five elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school are managed by the Summit Board of Education. There are also several private schools including Kent Place School, Oak Knoll School, and Oratory Preparatory School.

The schools in Summit receive excellent reviews and ratings by parents and students alike. They received top marks for academics, student to teacher ratio, availability of clubs and activities, diversity, college preparation, and health and safety.

"Summit High School is among one of the best! The school offers great academics and opportunities to grow as an individual during ones four years. Compared to many public school Summit excels in all aspects including but not limited to academics, sports, college readiness and rigor in academics." - Niche.com

Homes for Sale in Summit NJ

Homes for Sale in Summit NJSummit has some of the more expensive homes in the state of New York. The median home price is approximately $1.1 million in real estate taxes vary depending on the size of the home and lot size. 

Summit offers several suburban communities and has adopted a policy of zoning ordinances requiring a single-family house on a large lot in order to maintain consistency and continuity within the communities and neighborhoods. You'll find condominiums and townhouses starting at about $350,000 with luxury estates and Victorian and Colonial homes along tree-lined streets between $950,000 and $2 million. You're not likely to find homeowner association fees, however, most neighborhoods do have rules or regulations on consistency with home designs and landscaping.

You'll find homes in Summit dating back to the early 1900s up to modern designs today, however, most homes date back to about the 1930s to 1960s. Lush landscaping, mature trees, tutor and Victorian-style homes are abundant in Summit New Jersey.

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