Follow the Morris and Essex Train Line and find some of the best New Jersey Commuter Towns. These two lines run parellel and provide quick and easy travel into Hoboken and Midtown Manhattan. Theoretically, any passenger could transfer anywhere between these two parellel trains. However, most passengers will transfer at Summit or at Newark Penn Station. The commute time is 30 minutes from South Orange and 60 minutes farther west near Summit.
Traveling east to west communities are Maplewood, South Orange, Millburn including Short Hills, Summit and Chatham NJ. View Houses for Sale in NJ along the Morris and Essex Train.
South Orange Homes
South Orange is famous for windy roads, vintage gas lit streets and historic homes (Montrose Neighborhood). The town offers something for all budgets. There are four different neighborhoods which range in architecture lot size and price. South Orange is a transportation hub for Northern NJ. Jitney services shuffle in from West Orange and Livingston and South Orange. If you are looking for a diverse community with a flare for the arts search SOUTH ORANGE HOMES.
Maplewood is considered by many to be the “Sister Town” to South Orange. Both towns are popular New Jersey Suburbs, but Maplewood is much smaller. The two towns share a school system, many local community services as well as commuting options to Manhattan. The average house was built in the 1920’s, range between 4-5 bedrooms and 2-3 baths. Maplewood offers 3 routes on its Jitney Service for residents. Parking is limited at the train station.MAPLEWOOD NJ REAL ESTATE.
Millburn is one of the more affluent New Jersey Suburbs in Essex County. It is well known for its highly competitive school system. The town offers frequent trains into Manhattan, service begins at 5:03 a.m. and ends at 2:22 a.m. with 58 inbound and 63 outbound trains. The commute door to door is about 40 minutes. The town also offers a jitney service from the Wyoming Neighborhood. An alternative to the train is NJ Transit Bus Line #70 which picks up residents from the Short Hills Mall and ends at Newark Penn Station. Purchasing a home in Millburn is very competitive due to its “A” rated school system and easy commute. If you are looking for houses for sale in NJ with a fabulous school system then view MILLBURN NJ REAL ESTATE.
Short Hills Homes
Short Hills is a very prestigious area within Millburn. The area shares a nationally recognized school system with Millburn. It is one of the most influential New Jersey Suburbs. It boasts million dollar historic homes in the Hartshorn Neighborhood as well as multi million dollar new construction in the Deerfield Neighborhood. Midtown Direct train station doubles as the Short Hills Historical Society’s Museum. If you are looking for a bus, bus line #70 at the Short Hills Mall leads to Newark Penn Station. Newark Penn Station connects to the PATH, or midtown Manhattan. If looking for houses for sale in NJ and privacy, large homes and influential neighbors are important, then view SHORT HILLS NJ REAL ESTATE.
Summit became one of the wealthiest New Jersey Suburbs right from its beginning. With the arrival of the railroad, New Jersey Real Estate became more popular and Summit NJ blossomed. Summit located at the top of the second Watchung Mountain gave Summit NJ its name, along with its great NYC Views. The community began to immediately attract well to do New Yorkers looking for a suburban community where they could have their architects build their custom designed homes. Summit is still well known for these famous architects. Both the Morris and Essex Lines service Summit offering a 45 minute ride to NYC. An alternative to the train is Lakeland Bus which offers a 50 minute ride into NYC. If searching for houses for sale in NJ and looking for a well developed down town, excellent schools and a comfortable NYC commute then view SUMMIT NJ REAL ESTATE.
Chatham Borough and Chatham Township are two New Jersey Suburbs located in Morris County. Two charming neighborhoods well worth investigating. Chatham Real Estate is known for fabulous Victorian Homes with huge wrap around porches and large lots. The Chathams are serviced by New Jersey Transit Morristown Branch, which begins in Hackettstown and ends in New York’s Penn Station. Riders can also take trains that end in Hoboken and switch to a PATH train to access Jersey City or lower Manhattan. Lakeland Bus leaves from nearby Summit for a 40-minute one-way ride to Port Authority in NYC. One thing to note about Chatham NJ is its “A” rated schools, 50 minute NYC commute, and beautiful tree lined streets. View CHATHAM NJ REAL ESTATE
NJ Towns along the Morris and Essex Train
View houses for sale in NJ, check out what towns along the Morris and Essex Train Line have to offer.The communities listed east to west along the line are: Maplewood Homes for Sale, South Orange Homes for Sale, Millburn Homes for Sale, Short Hills Homes for Sale, Summit Homes for Sale, and Chatham Homes for Sale. FindNJHouse.com specializes in houses for sale in NJ which offer a 30-60 minute commute to New York City. contact Gerri Leventhal to discover what New Jersey Real Estate has to offer.