Plainfield Homes & Real Estate

Living in Plainfield, NJ View the hottest Plainfield, NJ homes for sale and real estate below! Plainfield has beautiful winding tree-lined streets and large custom houses that are very well-maintained, keeping the town’s historic charm for the population of about 50,000. To request up-to-date information, including sales history and prices, property disclosures, and more about Plainfield properties for sale, or to arrange a private showing of any property listed below, contact your LOCAL real estate experts today. Read more about Plainfield real estate.

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Plainfield Real Estate Listings May 17, 2024
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Plainfield Real Estate Market

There are a number of places in Plainfield that are on the National Register of Historic Places, including houses, parks, and districts. From large mansions built in the first half of the twentieth century to apartment units, this Union County city has New Jersey’s most diverse housing types. Those moving to Plainfield will find that home prices range from the $100,000s up through just over $1 million. From split-levels to Colonials and Ranches, people looking for a property in Plainfield are going to find something beautiful to call home. The large custom homes that fill the tree-lined streets and beautifully landscaped yards are eye-catching and historic. There are also many large Victorian homes that have been converted into multifamily homes. Most apartment houses are located on West 7th and West 8th Streets. 

Plainfield Community Amenities

Plainfield is a shopping and entertainment center for the regional area. Residents can enjoy a trendy business district filled with different types of cuisines and freshwater amenities, along with many retail shops. Plainfield residents enjoy the history and arts and culture the town offers, including the Plainfield Symphony. People who work in New York City and live in Plainfield enjoy the easy commute from rail to NYC each day. People who call Plainfield their home feel as though they’re living a part of history, thanks to the historic building structures and overall feel to the community. For a small city, Plainfield has a large variety of goods, affordable restaurants, and plenty of shopping.

Plainfield Schools

Many students attending Plainfield schools are served by the Plainfield Public School District, which comprises 6,700 students. The district has 10 K-6 elementary schools, and the largest, Emerson, holds 612 students. There are two middle schools, which send their graduates to Plainfield High, located on Park Avenue. There are also a special education school and an alternative school, and two K-8 private schools for those who are interested in private schooling. 

Plainfield NJ Real Estate Agents

Looking to purchase a home in Plainfield? Let our Plainfield real estate experts guide you through the sale of your current residence or the purchase of your new Plainfield property. As local real estate agents, we have up-to-date information on the Plainfield, New Jersey real estate market's unique dynamics.

Contact The Dekanski Home Selling Team of RE/MAX 1st Advantage to learn more about representation for buyers and sellers. Preparing to sell your Plainfield home? View our market analysis page for a home value estimate within moments.

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