Summit, NJ

Real Estate for Sale

Summit is a city in Union County, New Jersey. It was originally incorporated as Summit Township by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 23, 1869, from portions of New Providence Township and Springfield Township. It was incorporated as a city on March 8, 1899. It got its name in 1837, when a sawmill owner, Jonathan Crane Bonnell offered the Morris and Essex Railroad Company free right of weight across his property, in what is now the northwestern part of the city.

Summit Real Estate Overview

Total Listings: 128
Average Price: $1,102,180
Highest Price: $4,999,000
Lowest Price: $1,250

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Summit MLS Listings

All Listings Under $100,000 $100,000-$200,000
$200,000-$300,000 $300,000-$400,000 $400,000-$500,000
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$800,000-$900,000 $900,000-$1,000,000 Above $1,000,000
174 Properties Found. Page 1 of 15

Northside Estate On 1.9 Park-like Acres; 0.7 Mi...

Photo of Listing #3449879

$4,999,000 Active

  • 7 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 1.91 Acres

Residential

15 Badeau Ave, Summit City, NJ

MLS® #3449879

Northside Estate On 1.9 Park-like Acres; 0.7 Mi To Town & Nyc Trains; Main House W/ 4 Floors Of Luxurious Living Incl 7 Bedrms & 6.1 Baths; Carriage House W/ 3 Car Gar, 2 Bedrm Apt./ Pool House. The Home's Exquisite Millwork, Stained Glass, Coffered Ceiling...

Utterly Stunning Jewel Estate In Summit's Prest...

REDUCED 4% Photo of Listing #3427164

$4,495,000 Active

  • 6 Beds
  • 9 Baths
  • 0.93 Acres

Residential

65 Lenox Rd, Summit City, NJ

MLS® #3427164

Utterly Stunning Jewel Estate In Summit's Prestigious Northside - Extraordinary Renov. Of The Entire Home Keeping All The Elegance & Charm Of The Original Home W/every Modern Convenience Imaginable! No Better Hm For Entertaining W/1st Fl Cocktail Reception ...

8 Bedroom, 7.3 Bath Brick Georgian Estate With ...

Photo of Listing #3440536

$3,995,000 Active

  • 8 Beds
  • 10 Baths
  • 0.73 Acres
  • 10,000 ft²

Residential

11 Ridge Rd, Summit City, NJ

MLS® #3440536

8 Bedroom, 7.3 Bath Brick Georgian Estate With High End Finishes. Beautiful Hardwood Floors, Expansive Rooms And Great Flow For Entertaining. Full Gym, Media Room And Wine Cellar With Outside Entrance. Featured In Architectural Digest And Sotheby's Art An...

New Construction Located 4 Blocks From Downtown...

Photo of Listing #3444644

$3,895,000 Active

  • 7 Beds
  • 9 Baths
  • 0.51 Acres
  • 8,000 ft²

Residential

12 High St, Summit City, NJ

MLS® #3444644

New Construction Located 4 Blocks From Downtown Summit. Delivery Spring 2018 In Time To Enjoy The Outdoor Terraces Both Covered & Open Overlooking The Magnificent Private Yard This Summer! Open 33' X 18' Gourmet Kitchen With Breakfast Rm & Adjacent Great R...

One Of Summit's Finest Homes, This Manor House,...

Photo of Listing #3448399

$3,750,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 1.22 Acres
  • 6,400 ft²

Residential

81 Oak Ridge Ave, Summit City, NJ

MLS® #3448399

One Of Summit's Finest Homes, This Manor House, Circa 1910, Exudes Style, Charm And Numerous Amenities.the Formal Rooms Functionally Flow For Comfortable Entertaining , While The Casual Rooms Are Ideal For Relaxed Living. Features Include Higher Ceilings, ...

Set Amongst Some Of The Most Timeless Original ...

Photo of Listing #3456062

$3,395,000 Active

  • 7 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 0.65 Acres
  • 7,500 ft²

Residential

96 Prospect St, Summit City, NJ

MLS® #3456062

Set Amongst Some Of The Most Timeless Original Mansions In Summit, A Home Of This Distinction Rarely Comes Along! Located Just Blocks From Down Town Summit, Ny Transport., Parks, And Schools, This Custom, One Owner, Colonial Offers Sophisticated Traditiona...

Stunning Northside Colonial - Situated On Over ...

NEW Photo of Listing #3462293

$3,195,000 Active

  • 6 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 1.39 Acres

Residential

100 Prospect Hill Ave, Summit City, NJ

MLS® #3462293

Stunning Northside Colonial - Situated On Over An Acre With Open Lawns, Formal Gardens And Tennis Court, This Home Was Built For Gracious Living And Elegant Entertaining. The Easy-flowing Floor Plan Includes Formal Living Room And Dining Room With Fireplace...

Northside Queen Anne Colonial Meticulously Reno...

REDUCED 3% Photo of Listing #3439146

$3,095,000 Active

  • 6 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 0.69 Acres

Residential

32 Badeau Ave, Summit City, NJ

MLS® #3439146

Northside Queen Anne Colonial Meticulously Renovated. A Few Blocks From Lincoln Hubbard Elem School (#6 In Nj). 6 Bedrm, 5.1 Bath Home Offers Spacious Rooms W/ Casual Flow From One Room To The Next. Set Back From The Street On A Private Lot W/ A Serene Wate...

Built In 1997, This Classic Dixon Peer Colonial...

Photo of Listing #3450034

$2,750,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 0.45 Acres

Residential

72 Fernwood Rd, Summit City, NJ

MLS® #3450034

Built In 1997, This Classic Dixon Peer Colonial Features Beautiful Architectural Details And Technological Upgrades Throughout. Chef's Kitchen With Adjacent Family Room Opens To Stone Patio With Professional Landscaping/lighting. 1st Floor Includes Mudroom ...

7 Year Young Custom Home Featuring Quality Craf...

Photo of Listing #3444595

$2,750,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 0.41 Acres

Residential

151 Oak Ridge Ave, Summit City, NJ

MLS® #3444595

7 Year Young Custom Home Featuring Quality Craftsmanship Throughout - Great Room (coffered Ceiling), Gourmet Kitchen W/center Island (walnut Cabinetry, S/s Appliances, Travertine Heated Floor, Etc..) ...gas Fireplace In Kitchen, "garden" Room With Arched Le...

Prime Location, Prime Property, Exquisite Renov...

Photo of Listing #3458110

$2,730,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 0.57 Acres

Residential

58 Prospect Hill Ave, Summit City, NJ

MLS® #3458110

Prime Location, Prime Property, Exquisite Renovations And A Warm Comfortable Home All In One! New Cabri Designer Eik Kitchen 2013 & Rich Architectural Detail Throughout. Fabulous Yard! Spacious Family Room Opens To Fantastic Outdoor Entertaining Terrace W...

Quintessential Urban-suburban Living!colonial W...

NEW Photo of Listing #3462091

$2,699,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 0.23 Acres

Residential

86 Hobart Ave, Summit City, NJ

MLS® #3462091

Quintessential Urban-suburban Living!colonial W/extensive Renovation By Historical Architect Creating An Elegant Beauty W/modern Luxury & Amenities.5 Bdrs, 4.5 Bths,deserable Str,walk To Town & Train! Blocks From Summit City Center On Desirable Hobart Ave. ...

 

Summit Real Estate Market

Summit Homes for Sale

With a population of more than 21,000 residents, Summit is a big city with a lot of economic opportunities.  It has a lot of safe neighborhoods and is the perfect living location.  Summit is just about 30 minutes from Manhattan and Newark International Airport. Summit is the ideal place for commuters to settle down and enjoy a residential area.  Summit also prides itself on how welcoming the city is, how relaxed and walkable downtown is, and how business owners literally remember you by name.  People who live in Summit know it’s a beautiful gem.  There are many galleries, cultural events, antique shops, and performances, which make Summit a destination for those who enjoy creativity and arts.  The Summit Playhouse is a very popular destination for tourists and was founded in 1918.  It is recognized as being the longest continuous operating theater.  If you plan to move your business to Summit or want to open something in this city, you’re going to strike gold here.  Artists and cultural traditions are very powerful in Summit and you’re bound to find something for your taste, regardless of age.  The schools in Summit are great, and 89% of the students go on for higher education.  With one high school, one middle school, and five elementary schools, the Summit Public School District has 2,300 students.  Summit High School has a wide variety of athletic programs for its students, with 25 varsity teams.  There are also two Catholic schools in Summit.

 

Summit Home Prices

Summit is atop the 450-foot Watchung Mountains, which means homes are on winding hillside streets.  The median home price range is nearly $800,000; some houses, though, make it well over the million dollar mark.  There are a variety of houses in Summit, from big mansions to luxurious condominiums, but the most typical homes are older Cape Cods and three-four and five-bedroom brick Tudor homes.  Summit has 7,700 housing units, about 30% of which are rental properties, with the rest being owner-occupied.  Property taxes are very affordable compared to neighboring towns, making Summit very attractive.

The residents of Summit have a very convenient lifestyle.  There are two smaller supermarkets, with larger malls and stores close by in neighboring towns.  Many people buy their clothes and goods and thrive in the downtown area on Springfield Avenue.  Besides department stores, there are also video shops, upscale restaurants, antique shops, pharmacies, and even some historic restaurants, which were built back in the 19th Century.  The city has a beautiful Olympic-sized pool on Ashwood Avenue and a nine-hole golf course on River Avenue, which both attract many residents.  Summit has a lot of history, which can be seen, but it’s also modernizing itself and staying up to date, which allows for the best of both worlds for residents.  Whatever your budget happens to be on your new home, you’re likely to find a very desirable home in a safe and peaceful location in Summit.

 

Moving to Summit, New Jersey?

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

 

Summit Utility Information

  • Water & Sewer: 1-800-272-1325
  • Electricity: 1 800-350-7734
  • Natural Gas:1 800-350-7734
  • Phone Landline service: 855-407-2068
  • Internet, Phone & Cable Television: 855-407-2068
  • Garbage Services: 908-273-7768 

Summit City & Public Services

  • Administrative Offices: 908-273-6400
  • Animal Control: 908-273-0051   
  • City Hall: 908-522-3600
  • Emergency Management Office: 908-522-3600
  • Finance Department: 908-522-3601
  • Fire Department: 911
  • Mayor's Office: 908-277-9420
  • Parks and Recreation:908-277-2932
  • Police Department: 911 or Phone: 908-273-0051
  • Library: 908-273-0350  

Summit School District Information

  • Summit School District: 970-368-1100

 

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Listing information last updated on April 20th, 2018 at 10:15pm CDT.