Living in Summit
Welcome to Summit, a beautiful destination offering humming suburban neighborhoods and a vibrant downtown scene. Located in Union County, Summit is home to more than 21,000 residents, representing an economically and culturally diverse community. Known as a major transportation hub 25 miles west of Manhattan, Summit is a quick 30-minute, direct train ride via the Midtown Direct Rail line. The Summit train station is located in central downtown, offering daily and monthly service to New York’s Penn Station and Hoboken. Conveniently located within walking distance are 6 municipal parking lots easily accessible for commuters. Local travel is appealing to many residents of Summit, close in proximity to several major highways (24,78 & 287) as well a short 15 minute ride east to Newark International Airport. Surrounded by Millburn, Chatham and New Providence, Summit is home to young professionals, families and a flourishing senior community.
Summit real estate - highly anticipated properties with plenty of historical charm. With a variety of options, Summit offers spectacular inventory with exquisite estate homes, charismatic family homes, convenient townhomes, condominiums and apartments. Residential lot sizes range from .2 acres – 1+ acres with an average residential home list price of $1,000,000. Predominant architecture ranges from Colonials, Mansions, Tudors style and Cape’s with plenty in between. Historically, residential investments in Summit have been a solid venture, the housing market continues to remain competitive and inventory moves quickly. Residents interested in condos, townhomes and apartments can reside in places such as Summit Square, Constantine Village Associates, Spring Garden Apartments and Locus Gardens.