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 December 8, 2021
22
Listed
52
Avg. DOM
N/A
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$799,450
Med. List Price
22 Properties
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5
Beds
5F21/2
Baths
2021
Year Built
22
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...
$2,599,000
Subdivision: Upper Oak Ridge
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
0.62
Acres
1965
Year Built
6
Days on Site
3754510
MLS
Stunning Custom Colonial completely gut renovated/seamlessly expanded in 2010 on fabulous, expansive property located in Upper Oak Ridge 'Circle Of Friends' neighborhood. Spacious & airy rooms, great...
6
Beds
5
Baths
2021
Year Built
59
Days on Site
3745808
MLS
A beautifully remodeled home from foundation, Center hall Colonial w/6 bedrooms and 5 full baths and reset lights throughout. Master bedroom with full bathroom and walk-in closet also has a double...
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2022
Year Built
6
Days on Site
3754635
MLS
BRAND NEW construction by a local reputable builder with 10 year builder warranty! Superior craftsmanship, quality & style. Ton of upgrades and incredible attention to detail. The early stages allow...
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2021
Year Built
130
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 12/12
311 Summit Ave Summit, NJ 07901
$1,595,000
Subdivision: Northside
5
Beds
4
Baths
1950
Year Built
2
Days on Site
3755074
MLS
Perfectly finished from top to bottom this 5 Bedroom Colonial is located on the Northside of summit. Many high end upgrades in the last year including lighting, painting, wallpaper, tile work ,...
$1,545,000
Subdivision: Downtown Summit
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2021
Year Built
130
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 February 2022. Ideally located...
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1990
Year Built
132
Days on Site
3731269
MLS
Custom built 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath colonial on desirable street within 1 mile to downtown Summit. Great flow, generously sized rooms and high functionality. First floor features a welcoming entry...
4
Beds
3
Baths
1937
Year Built
8
Days on Site
3754265
MLS
Coveted Location, private level yard and great curb appeal all come together in this well maintained colonial. Classic architectural detail including hardwood floors, built ins, spacious rooms and...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
0.67
Acres
1952
Year Built
20
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
1958
Year Built
28
Days on Site
3751603
MLS
Classic Colonial Split Level with 5 Bedrooms and 2 full baths. Freshly painted 1st and 2nd floor and hardwood floors under the updated carpet but not in the den. 2 Fireplaces LR is wood burning and...
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1959
Year Built
55
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...

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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