Franklin Homes & Real Estate
Find up-to-date Franklin, NJ homes for sale and real estate below! Franklin Township was ranked as #5 on Money magazine’s list of America’s Top 100 Best Places to Live. The township covers a total area of almost 47 square miles. It borders the Municipality of Bridgewater Township. Searching for further information on properties for sale in Franklin, including prior sales history, prices, and property disclosures? Set up a private home tour of any property listed below if you're interested in moving to Franklin by contacting your LOCAL real estate experts today. Read more about Franklin real estate.
Homes For Sale in Franklin NJ
Franklin Real Estate Search
This page is updated with Franklin home listings several times per day directly from the Franklin, New Jersey MLS.
Each Franklin MLS listing includes the property price, days on the market, square footage, year built, lot size, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, assigned schools, construction type, and other important details as entered by the listing agent in the MLS.
Review local Franklin property tax information and the current listing status (active, under contract, or pending). As available, numerous property features such as greenbelt locations, views, swimming pools, and Franklin neighborhood amenities, including parks and golf courses, will be listed.
Franklin Real Estate Market
The median home price in Franklin is $291,000. Single-family houses vary from small, two-bedroom to turn of the century colonials on 30-foot wide lots, all the way up to majestic 14,000 square-foot mansions that sit hundreds of yards back from the road. There are also ranches, condos, and townhomes available. The most typical homes found in Franklin are three to four-bedroom ranches or colonials built in the 1960s.
Franklin Township is a low tax area. At $1.90 per $100 of assessed valuation, Franklin has the fourth-lowest rate of the 60 municipalities in Central New Jersey. A house that would normally be taxed $5,500 in nearby towns would only be $3,000 in Franklin. This encourages people to buy large land lots to build large homes. Whatever your budget happens to be on your new home, you’re likely to find a very suitable home in Franklin.
Franklin Community Amenities
Some streets are busy thoroughfares that sprawl from the neighboring city of New Brunswick, while others are narrow, winding, wooded, country lanes, where deer are spotted. There is no shortage of things to do in Franklin Township, both indoors and out. It is home to many recreational parks with a lot of open space, opportunities for water recreation, and parkland with outdoor activities to be enjoyed, from playgrounds, picnic areas, soccer fields, baseball fields, basketball courts, canoe launches, golf courses, bike trails, and more.
Since Franklin is right in Central Jersey, residents are close to the shore, NYC, Philadelphia, and even a trip to Ocean City, MD is within a reasonable distance. Franklin also has options for public transportation and convenient access to major roads and freeways that residents can use to commute to work or run errands.
Somerset County, where Franklin is located, has a strong economy that relies on health care, education, manufacturing, retail, and other important industries. Some of the largest employers in the county include Plurbius International, Melillo Consulting, Sussex Bancorp, and East Weste Connection.
The Franklin Township school system serves 4,900 kids and consists of seven elementary schools, one intermediate school, and one high school. In addition to the public school system, the Township of Franklin also has several private schools, including the K-12 Rutgers Preparatory School and St. Matthias School that goes from preschool to 8th grade, giving a variety of schools to choose from.
Franklin NJ Real Estate Agents
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