Maplewood Real Estate
Maplewood is one of the few towns suitable for an NYC commute that still retains a small town feel. Residents benefit from great quality of life, low crime, a great sense of community and all with easy access to Manhattan. The pedestrian friendly downtown area is often compared to an alpine village, yet you’re on the doorstep of NYC.
Most properties in the area were built in the twenties and so when you buy one of the homes for sale in Maplewood you can enjoy the beauty and character of these period homes and neighbourhoods. And despite the proximity to nature and relaxed way of life, you have everything you want in the way of shops, restaurants and even a movie theatre. The Maplewood Concierge service is hugely popular with residents who commute from Maplewood to NYC. Located at the train station, it provides services like picking up dry cleaning, buying groceries, and taking cars to the mechanic while clients are at work in Manhattan.
The town of Maplewood, New Jersey shares a school system with South Orange. The Board of Education has stated that the Maplewood School District is committed to academic excellence, has high expectations for the achievement of all children, and believes that their continuing tradition of excellence in education depends in part on successfully addressing issues of equity and diversity. Team members Vanessa, Sheri, & Susie have (or had) kids in this school system and can certainly give you their opinions and experience. Just call and ask!
Transportation & Commuting from Maplewood, NJ to NYC
Maplewood is less than 20 miles from Manhattan and is convenient to all means of transportation such as buses, train, and highways. There is an excellent direct Maplewood to NYC train service. The M&E Line train takes only 35 minutes to reach Penn Station. Check out NJ Transit for train schedules.