Somerset County Homes & Real Estate
Welcome to your local Somerset County homes for sale resource. Somerset County is set in Central Jersey, offering easy access to big city attractions while offering residents access to community parks and amenities. For additional information on properties for sale in Somerset County or to schedule a private home tour, contact your local real estate experts today! Read more about Somerset County real estate.
Homes For Sale in Somerset County NJ
Somerset County Real Estate Search
This page is updated with Somerset County home listings several times per day directly from the Somerset County, New Jersey MLS.
Every Somerset County MLS listing features important details entered by the listing agent, such as property price, days on the market, square footage, year built, lot size, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, assigned schools, and construction type.
Remember to review local Somerset County property tax information and if the current listing is active, under contract, and pending. Many properties have features such as greenbelt locations and swimming pools, and these will be listed with Somerset County community amenities such as golf courses and parks.
Somerset County Real Estate Market
The Somerset County real estate market offers many options for buying a home, including luxury homes located in Somerset County's most expensive cities, traditional single-family homes, and even townhomes and condominiums. Many of the houses in the county start in the mid-$800s and go up to $1.5 million or more with an average of 2,300 to 4,000+ square feet of living space. Many homes in the area have four bedrooms and three bathrooms, some with dens and large lots.
Highway 287 and Highway 206 run through the county connecting you to some of the best cities in Somerset County, like the city of Somerville, Bridgewater Township, the town of Bound Brook, and the city of Montgomery. Bound Brock and Somerville also make the list of most affordable cities in the county.
Somerset County Community Amenities
Somerset County is a popular destination for environmental enthusiasts. It is home to renowned gardens and wide-open natural areas, offering opportunities to explore, bird-watching, and search for native wildlife. Additionally, residents in Somerset County can enjoy sporting events, equestrian experiences, and golfing on lavish courses.
The area is home to top-notch boutiques, malls, and locally owned shops, providing many opportunities for residents to show for everything they need. Somerset County is also home to many historical, cultural, and artistic exhibits, offering many things to do for those not fans of spending time outdoors.
Additionally, Somerset County is about one hour away from the city of Middletown, offering direct access to the waters of Sandy Hook Bay. Several parks and beaches are found along the bay's shores, which are perfect for picnicking, relaxing, wildlife viewing, swimming, fishing, and boating.
Whatever you want to see, do, and experience, Somerset County has it all.
Somerset County Local Highlights
- Sourland Mountain Preserve has many undisturbed natural settings, perfect for mountain biking, hiking, bird-watching, and wildlife viewing.
- Duke Farms is home to more than 1,000 acres, offering opportunities for residents to explore native species, see beautiful landscapes, and witness sustainability efforts.
- Colonial Park offers residents green spaces, including a dog park, gardens, a playground, and nature trails, perfect for spending time outdoors.
- Jersey Cyclone Brewing offers a unique place to gather with friends for delicious craft beers, lagers for fun trivia nights, and live entertainment.
- Rudolf W. van der Goot Rose Garden is home to an accredited All-American Rose Selections display and gardens with 325 varieties.
- Griggstown Native Grassland Preserve offers residents a combination of forest, fields, and grasslands with miles of easy-to-navigate trails.
- Negri-Napote Native Grassland Preserve is one of many natural areas in Somerset County, offering a 2.9-mile loop trail through forests and grasslands.
Somerset County School Information
Several school districts serve Somerset County, including Bound Brook School District, Franklin Township Public Schools, Manville School District, and North Plainfield School District. Public schools serving residents include Conerly Road Elementary School, Bedminster Public School, Somerset Intermediate School, and Hillsborough High School.
Several private schools also service Somerset County residents, including Central Jersey College Prep Charter School, Mount Saint Mary Academy, and East Mountain School.
Somerset County is home to two colleges, Raritan Valley Community College and Somerset Christian College, offering residents continuing educational opportunities. In addition, Rutgers University Livingston Campus is about 30 minutes away in the city of Piscataway, offering residents more educational opportunities.
Ready to move to Somerset County? It's a community full of things to do, places to explore, and beautiful neighborhoods. Those looking to buy a home in New Jersey will discover Somerset County has everything they seek for a community to move to.
Somerset County NJ Real Estate Agents
Considering the purchase of a home in Somerset County? Allow our Somerset County real estate experts to guide you when purchasing your new Somerset County property or the sale of your current residence. As local real estate agents, we're well-versed in the Somerset County real estate market's unique dynamics.
Connect with The Dekanski Home Selling Team of RE/MAX 1st Advantage to get more information about buyer or seller representation. Preparing to sell your Somerset County home? View our market analysis page for a home value estimate within moments.
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