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 January 23, 2022
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Listed
62
Avg. DOM
N/A
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$687,000
Med. List Price
20 Properties
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$3,095,000
Subdivision: Northside
6
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
1.71
Acres
1929
Year Built
11
Days on Site
3758950
MLS
ENDLESS NYC VIEWS from this magnificent, bespoke STUNNER in the heart of North Side Summit. Perched majestically on just under 2 acres, this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own this completely...
5
Beds
5F21/2
Baths
2021
Year Built
68
Days on Site
3752463
MLS
TO BE BUILT 2-Story 5 bedroom 5.2 bath. Custom Kitchen with high end finishes & breakfast area open to family room. Primary bedroom offers dual closets and an oversized en suite bath. Convenient...
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2021
Year Built
176
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,...
$1,545,000
Subdivision: Downtown Summit
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2021
Year Built
176
Days on Site
3731416
MLS
Hurry 50 % sold ! Extraordinary Townhouses with 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths & 1 half bath to be built by Summit's premier builder, Mountainview Developments, occupancy April 2022. Ideally located just a...
Open 1/23
55 Gloucester Rd Summit, NJ 07901
$1,125,000
Subdivision: Woodland Park
4
Beds
3
Baths
1970
Year Built
5
Days on Site
3759827
MLS
Spacious well maintained 4 bedroom Woodland Park home with fantastic westerly views from the welcoming front porch. Family Room with fireplace, first floor bedroom and bath, renovated eat in...
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1984
Year Built
10
Days on Site
3759060
MLS
Welcome Home to this completely renovated condominium on a tree-lined residential street. Just a few short blocks to NYC mid-town direct train, shops, restaurants & all that downtown Summit has to...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
0.67
Acres
1952
Year Built
66
Days on Site
3752956
MLS
Blank Slate... Ready to be purchased as is for buyer to renovate to their taste and desires. Amazing property at approximately .67 acres on cul de sac. Conceptual plans available for 4-5 BR, 3.5 BA...
5
Beds
2
Baths
1980
Year Built
19
Days on Site
3757817
MLS
Spacious colonial bi-level nestled on quiet street close to Summit's vibrant downtown. 5 bedrooms, 2 baths; living room, dining room, den/office, walkout family room with access to patio. Eat-in...
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1959
Year Built
101
Days on Site
3746694
MLS
Enjoy all that Summit has to offer / Quite Street near Top Summit Schools, train station, and vibrant downtown. Eat in kitchen with updated leaded glass cabinetry, granite counter tops, SS...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1949
Year Built
157
Days on Site
3736030
MLS
LOW TAXES!! Walking distance from Briant Park.Welcoming brick walk entry opens to living room with beautiful oak wood floors. Eat-in kitchen with plenty of space for dining featuring stainless steel...
2
Beds
2
Baths
2019
Year Built
59
Days on Site
3753626
MLS
Renovated by a contemporary interior designer, this open and spacious 1,568 square-foot single-floor, 2-bedroom, 2-full bath, non-smoking on quiet 3rd floor in charming Beacon Hills Tower Co-op...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
0.16
Acres
1900
Year Built
20
Days on Site
3757745
MLS
TURNKEY! LOW TAXES! EXCELLENT SCHOOLS! NYC DIRECT TRAIN WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE! Beautiful 3 bed 2.5 bath Colonial in the charming town of Summit. Downtown Summit, NYC Direct Train, Elementary,...

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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