Franklin, NJ - Somerset County

Real Estate For Sale

Franklin is a township in Somerset County, New Jersey, United States. Franklin is typically a farming community, but has become a fast-growing suburb with a lot of developments in the 20th and 21st Centuries. Franklin was incorporated on February 21, 1798, as one of New Jersey’s initial group of 104 townships by an Act of the New Jersey legislature.

Franklin Real Estate Overview

Total Listings: 276
Average Price: $379,233
Highest Price: $6,690,000
Lowest Price: $9

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Franklin MLS Listings

All Listings Under $100,000 $100,000-$200,000
$200,000-$300,000 $300,000-$400,000 $400,000-$500,000
$500,000-$600,000 $600,000-$700,000 $700,000-$800,000
$800,000-$900,000 $900,000-$1,000,000 Above $1,000,000
527 Properties Found. Page 1 of 44

Set Afar From A Gated Entry By A Long, Cobbled ...

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$9,999,000 ACTIVE

Residential

954 Colonial Rd, Franklin Lakes, NJ

MLS® #180014177

Set Afar From A Gated Entry By A Long, Cobbled Drive, A Factual Imitation Of A European Inspired Palace Awaits. This Opulent Residence Offers Luxurious Living Exquisitely Designed Ans Executed To Perfection. The Grand Foyer,with Dual Bridal Staircase And Ha...

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Set Afar From A Gated Entry By A Long, Cobbled ...

Photo of Listing #1830955

$9,999,000 Active

  • 7 Beds
  • 13 Baths

Residential

954 Colonial Rd, Franklin Lakes, NJ

MLS® #1830955

Set Afar From A Gated Entry By A Long, Cobbled Drive, A Factual Imitation Of A European Inspired Palace Awaits. This Opulent Residence Offers Luxurious Living Exquisitely Designed And Executed To Perfection. The Grand Foyer, With Dual Bridal Staircase And H...

Special Properties Real Estate Services-Franklin Lakes

Set Afar From A Gated Entry By A Long, Cobbled ...

Photo of Listing #3489618

$9,999,000 Active

  • 7 Beds
  • 13 Baths
  • 2.38 Acres

Residential

954 Colonial Rd, Franklin Lakes Boro, NJ

MLS® #3489618

Set Afar From A Gated Entry By A Long, Cobbled Drive, A Factual Imitation Of A European Inspired Palace Awaits. This Opulent Residence Offers Luxurious Living Exquisitely Designed The Grand Foyer, With Dual Bridal Staircase & Hand-forged Iron Railings Adorn...

The High Mountain Estate In Franklin Lakes Is L...

Photo of Listing #1823684

$9,998,888 Active

  • 12 Beds
  • 11 Baths

Residential

1055 High Mountain Rd, Franklin Lakes, NJ

MLS® #1823684

The High Mountain Estate In Franklin Lakes Is Legendary. This Stunning Brick European Mansion Sweeps Across 6.5 Acres With Rolling Lawns, Wooded Lowlands And A Large Pond With Bridge. Thoughtfully Planned For Maximum Privacy, The Property Is Fenced-in With ...

Coldwell Banker, Alpine/Closter

A World Class Estate Situated Majestically On A...

Photo of Listing #1820166

$8,900,000 Active

  • 7 Beds
  • 10 Baths

Residential

17 Shinnecock Trl, Franklin Lakes, NJ

MLS® #1820166

A World Class Estate Situated Majestically On A Secluded 5.4 Acre Gated Setting On One Of The Most Sought After Streets In Town. Bob Zampolin Architecture Encompassing Approx. 14,000 Sf On The 1st Two Floors Plus The Finished Lower Level Featuring A 3500 Bo...

Special Properties, Division Brook Hollow Group, Inc.

Rarely Does An Exquisite Home Of This Magnitude...

Photo of Listing #3462943

$6,690,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 150 Acres

Residential

Mountain View Rd W, Franklin Twp., NJ

MLS® #3462943

Rarely Does An Exquisite Home Of This Magnitude Become Available 1 Hr From Nyc. This Unrivaled Estate Residence Is Perfectly Situated On The Top Of Pohatcong Mountain To Showcase Panoramic Views Built '13 This Includes A 3br4.5ba Custom Home, Horse Faciliti...

Brilliantly Conceived And Built On A Mountainto...

Photo of Listing #3462929

$5,850,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 50 Acres

Residential

506 Mountain View Rd W, Franklin Twp., NJ

MLS® #3462929

Brilliantly Conceived And Built On A Mountaintop Of Unparalleled Beauty! This Property Will Surpass All Your Expectations. Rarely Does An Exquisite Home Of This Magnitude Become Available. Luxurious Estate W 50+ Unpreserved Ac & State Of The Art Equestrian ...

Majestically Poised On What Is Long Considered ...

Photo of Listing #1846118

$4,900,000 Active

  • 7 Beds
  • 11 Baths

Residential

999 Scioto Dr, Franklin Lakes, NJ

MLS® #1846118

Majestically Poised On What Is Long Considered One Of Franklin Lakes' Premier Locations, This Exquisite 13,000 Sf (approx.) Custom Built Estate Exemplifies A Timeless American Shingle Style Home That Naturally Fits Into Its Surroundings. Its Unique 2.41 Acr...

Prominent Properties Sotheby's International Realty-Franklin Lakes

Majestically Poised On What Is Long Considered ...

Photo of Listing #3515749

$4,900,000 Active

  • 7 Beds
  • 11 Baths
  • 2.41 Acres

Residential

999 Scioto Dr, Franklin Lakes Boro, NJ

MLS® #3515749

Majestically Poised On What Is Long Considered One Of Franklin Lakes' Premier Locations, This Exquisite 13,000 Sf (approx.) Custom Built Estate Exemplifies A Timeless American Shingle Style Home. Its Unique 2.41 Acre Setting Beyond The Lake Offers Exception...

The Discreetly Elegant Residence, Located In On...

Photo of Listing #1818899

$4,500,000 Active

  • 8 Beds
  • 13 Baths

Residential

644 Navaho Trail Dr, Franklin Lakes, NJ

MLS® #1818899

The Discreetly Elegant Residence, Located In One Of Bergen County's Most Prestigious Towns, Will Appeal To Those Looking For A Luxurious And Opulent Home In A Secluded Location. This Palatial Estate Is Tucked Away On Over 2.5 Acres Of Meticulously Manicure...

Prominent Properties Sotheby's International Realty-Franklin Lakes

The Discreetly Elegant Residence, Located In On...

Photo of Listing #3469607

$4,500,000 Active

  • 8 Beds
  • 13 Baths
  • 2.4 Acres

Residential

644 Navaho Trail Dr, Franklin Lakes Boro, NJ

MLS® #3469607

The Discreetly Elegant Residence, Located In One Of Bergen County's Most Prestigious Towns, Will Appeal To Those Looking For A Luxurious And Opulent Home In A Secluded Location. This Palatial Estate Is Tucked Away On Over 2.5 Acres Of Meticulously Manicured...

Stunning Renovated Home, Wonderful Private Sett...

Photo of Listing #1842298

$3,599,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths

Residential

876 Trailing Ridge Rd, Franklin Lakes, NJ

MLS® #1842298

Stunning Renovated Home, Wonderful Private Setting! You Will Feel Like You Are On Vacation Everyday...a Tranquil Getaway After A Long Day Or Week. Fantastic Flow For Entertaining Or Large Gatherings...infinity Edge Pool And Spa Plus An Outdoor Kitchen, Two ...

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Franklin Real Estate Market

Franklin Homes for Sale

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.  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.  The school system serves 4,900 kids and consists of seven elementary schools, one intermediate school, and one high school.  The school district is focused on cutting edge education.  They have a biology, physical science, computer and technology labs that are manned by specialists and the students are always winning competitions.  In addition to the public school system, the Township of Franklin also has several private schools, including the K-12 Rutgers Preparatory School and the Roman Catholic St. Matthias School that goes from preschool to 8th grade.  The township is a safe and tranquil place with a lot of natural beauty.  It is home to many recreational parks with a lot of open space and parkland to be enjoyed, from playgrounds, picnic areas, soccer fields, baseball fields, basketball courts, canoe launches, golf courses, bike trails, and more.

 

Franklin Home Prices

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 set 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 1960’s.  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.  Since Franklin is right in Central Jersey, residents are close to many different things, from the shore, NYC, Philadelphia, and even a trip to Ocean City, MD is within a reasonable distance.  Whatever your budget happens to be on your new home, you’re likely to find a very suitable home in a safe location in Franklin.

 

Moving to Franklin, New Jersey?

If you plan on moving to Franklin, New Jersey in the near future, you’ll likely find yourself living in one of the peaceful and desirable neighborhoods in the area. When you’re ready to take the next step to finding the best home possible in Franklin, consider The Dekanski Home Selling team to help make your home buying experience a pleasant and rewarding one.  Contact us today at 888-405-2280.

  

Franklin Utility Information

  • Water & Sewer:1-800-272-1325
  • Electricity:1-800-490-0025
  • Natural Gas:1-800-490-0025
  • Phone Landline service: 866-631-1214
  • Internet, Phone & Cable Television: 866-631-1214
  • Garbage Services: 732-249-7800  

Franklin City & Public Services  

  • Administrative Offices: 732-873-2500
  • Animal Control: 732-873-2500 ext. 6255
  • Business Licenses Franklin: 732-873-2500 ext. 6274
  • City Hall: 732-873-7285
  • Emergency Management Office: 732-873-5533, ext. 2401
  • Fire Department: 911 or 732-356-5272
  • Mayor's Office: 732-873-2500 ext. 6396
  • Parks and Recreation: 732-873-1991
  • Police Department: 911 or Phone:732-873-5533
  • Library: 973-827-6555    

Franklin School District Information

  • Franklin School District:   732-873-2400

 

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