Summit Homes for Sale

Real Estate in Summit, New Jersey

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 October 2, 2023
12
Listed
55
Avg. DOM
N/A
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$1,035,000
Med. List Price
12 Properties
$2,895,000
Neighborhood: Northside
6
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
2022
Year Built
93
Days on Site
3852317
MLS
Be prepared to fall in love with this "2023 Award of Excellence Home of the Year" masterpiece custom built in 2022 by prestigious builder WA Construct & meticulously designed by renowned architect...
$2,795,000
Neighborhood: Woodland Park
6
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
1934
Year Built
118
Days on Site
3847981
MLS
Location. Location. Location! Poised on a half acre in Summit's prime Woodland Park neighborhood, this outstanding custom Colonial home boasts stately elegance and suburban living at its finest....
Open 10/7
67 Tulip St Summit,  NJ 07901
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
0.2
Acres
2016
Year Built
175
Days on Site
3837659
MLS
Timeless $3.2M 2016 transitional rebuild. 0.5 mi from downtown center, 1 block to Brayton Elementary & Summit Middle School, Minutes to High School. 1 block to iconic Memorial Field with 6 tennis...
$2,375,000
Neighborhood: Northside
4
Beds
6
Baths
0.51
Acres
1936
Year Built
13
Days on Site
3865696
MLS
Picturesque 4 bedroom 6 bath Northside tudor with exceptional private fenced in yard with pool. Situated on over a half acre of land, this sophisticated charmer is not to be missed. Renovated kitchen...
5
Beds
5F11/2
Baths
0.2
Acres
2023
Year Built
46
Days on Site
3860376
MLS
This exquisite home offers a fantastic layout and impeccable craftsmanship, catering to those seeking a luxurious suburban lifestyle. Featuring a modern Colonial design, this 5 BR, 5.5 BA home...
5
Beds
3
Baths
0.18
Acres
1910
Year Built
21
Days on Site
3864242
MLS
When buying a home and a lifestyle, location is most important. This home is on a quiet street just a few blocks to Summit Downtown, the train station, Brayton Elementary School, the Middle School...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
0.16
Acres
1936
Year Built
6
Days on Site
3866816
MLS
Welcome home to this beautiful 4 bedroom, 2.1 bath Colonial with endless charm and a white picket fence on a quiet col-du-sac street. First level includes LR with wood-burning FP, formal DR, Powder...
4
Beds
2
Baths
0.19
Acres
1890
Year Built
62
Days on Site
3857558
MLS
Move right in to this beautifully rebuilt Colonial offering an open floor plan with hardwood floors throughout all three levels and gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite counters...
4
Beds
2
Baths
0.14
Acres
1958
Year Built
67
Days on Site
3856747
MLS
Welcome to 25 Milton Avenue, a delightful 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom Cape Cod home that exudes charm and has been lovingly cared for over the years. This inviting residence offers a wonderful opportunity...
$599,900
Neighborhood: 38 F
2
Beds
2F21/2
Baths
1983
Year Built
56
Days on Site
3858631
MLS
Reduced price of 50k to 599,900! This is the Largest Interior Unit in the Elm Street Condominium Association! Fantastic location in Summit that Boasts 2 Bedrooms and 2 Full bathrooms with Tremendous...
2
Beds
1
Baths
3.03
Acres
1950
Year Built
12
Days on Site
3865882
MLS
Beautifully updated and pristine END UNIT townhouse with attached garage, green space and walk to town/schools location! Districted to Lincoln-Hubbard Elementary School. Features an updated kitchen...
$329,000
Neighborhood: Morris Glen
2
Beds
1
Baths
1954
Year Built
8
Days on Site
3866461
MLS
Freshly painted throughout and nicely updated in 2020 with bamboo flooring throughout. Centrally located in desirable Morris Glen and close to shopping, restaurants, train and bus to NYC. Short drive...

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 voted 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 town's 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 and 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, 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, however, most homes date back to the 1930s to 1960s. Lush landscaping, mature trees, and tutor and Victorian-style homes are abundant in Summit, New Jersey.

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