Welcome to your local New Providence, NJ homes for sale & real estate in zip code 07974 resource. New Providence is nestled in the Watchung Mountains and is home to about 12,000 residents. The area covers a 3.6 square mile radius in the northwest of Union County. For additional information, including sales history and prices, property disclosures, and more for New Providence properties for sale, or to schedule a home tour of any property listed below, contact your LOCAL real estate experts today! Read more about New Providence real estate.
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New Providence is nestled in the Watchung Mountains, with most houses set in gorgeous residential communities, which are owner-occupied. Most homes are single-family dwellings with beautifully landscaped yards and gardens. There are also luxurious apartments and trendy condominiums, which are very appealing. Home prices in New Providence start in the $300,000s and reach up past $1 million. Many of the houses were built in the 1950s and early ’60s, with the latest housing development built in the 1990s. There are very large houses close to the million-dollar range around Murray Hill Farm, while properties in Tall Oaks range from $500,000 to the $700,000 mark. And for those who are looking for townhouses, they start just a little over $200,000.
The downtown area, along South Street and Springfield, has a strip mall, large shopping plazas, and new supermarkets and other small retail stores, making life convenient for local residents. There are many things to do, from Olympic-sized pools, tennis clubs, and recreational parks. And for those who enjoy nature and the outdoors, the Watchung Reservation is in the neighboring town of Mountainside, which provides horseback riding, hiking, trailing, and fishing, and boating.
New Providence is about 15 miles southwest of the Newark community and just about 28 miles from New York City. Residents find that traveling is very convenient by train, car, or bus. It is in a convenient location, as it’s very close to I-78, the Garden State Parkway, the New Jersey Turnpike, as well as the Newark Airport. New Providence has two public K-6 schools, as well as a parochial elementary school. The middle school is right next to the high school, which serves students from seventh to eighth grade. There are about 515 students currently attending the New Providence schools.
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