The community of Summit is located in the Watchung Mountain Range and is home is about 22,000 residents. Summit is an affluent area, and a favorite community among commuters due to its direct train and bus connections which make corporate centers in New York City and New Jersey easily accessible. Families enjoy the large homes and fantastic schools that Summit offers. For early education, The Summit Primary Centers at Wilson and Jefferson, provide Summit’s preschool and kindergarten students early childhood education. There is a lottery for the preschool.
- In December, 2011 there were 100 applicants for 30 spots. The board is not anticipating an increase in applications in 2012.
Search the MLS for all the properties in Summit and the surrounding area’s and receive timely updates on all the activities in town as they happen! The Summit Patch is uber local and will keep you up to date on the critical issues facing our community! Home to five public elementary schools, one middle school and one high school, 92% of Summit students attend college.
Summit is also well known for its recreational activities. Be sure to check out the YMCA ,the Connection for Woman and families. Sports, especially football, soccer and lacrosse, and the arts, primarily in string music and musical theater, have long been a source of pride for this community. Cultural activities in Summit are plentiful and both the New Jersey Center for the Visual Arts and Summit Library offer a host of events to encourage art and exploration to residents. A bustling downtown Summit offers unique shops, a large movie theater and a large variety of restaurants. The train station is located right in the center of town with an abundance of Midtown Direct trips being offered to Penn Station and Hoboken.
Summit residents can easily commute to New York City & other major destinations. A Residential Bar-code parking permit is required to park in order to commute. The bar-code permit costs $10.00 per permit with a senior discount of $5.00 per permit. Daily parking fee is $4.00 from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM Monday thru Friday. Machines accept payments starting at 4 AM. For permit applications, they may be mailed or dropped off at the Summit Permit Center, 71 Summit Ave, Summit, NJ 07901. You’ll be issued a hanging tag to place in your rearview mirror.
Non-Resident Owned Vehicles:
Monthly $110.00 Quarterly $330.00 Annually $1,165.00
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If you have any questions on buying a home in Summit City, please contact Robin Benjamin at (973) 202-7270 or get in touch via the contact page.
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Here are the latest listings in Summit City:
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(all data current as of 7/23/2014)
$575,000 : 12 Miele Pl, Summit City3 beds, 2 full baths
$1,495,000 : 20 Linda Ln, Summit City5 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
$609,000 : 30 Lewis Ave, Summit City3 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
$619,000 : 17 Ridgedale Ave, Summit City3 beds, 1 full, 1 part baths
$569,000 : 21 Morris Ave, Summit City4 beds, 2 full, 1 part baths
$1,199,000 : 85 Kent Place Blvd, Summit City8 beds, 3 full baths
$419,000 : 42 Elm St, Unit 38a, Summit City1 bed, 1 full, 1 part baths
$615,000 : 17 Dorset Ln, Summit City3 beds, 1 full, 1 part baths
$1,095,000 : 40 Twombly Dr, Summit City6 beds, 3 full, 1 part baths
$675,000 : 54 Montrose Ave, Summit City3 beds, 1 full bath
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