Discover Matawan NJ Homes for Sale & Lifestyle!
The small borough of Matawan in Monmouth County offers a welcoming, close-knit community feel that’s equally full of life! Just 2.4 square miles in size, Matawan is informally divided into several neighborhoods defined by Lefferts Lake and Matawan Lake, and the two major highways that bisect Matawan – routes 79 and 34. Neighborhoods include Buttonwood Arms, Edgemere Heights, Lower Matawan, and Strathmore. A transportation hub, the heavily used train station in Matawan offers a direct line to New York City.
The borough is home to 8,709 residents and borders Aberdeen Township and Marlboro Township in Monmouth County as well as Old Bridge Township in Middlesex County. Matawan is part of the Bayshore Regional Strategic Plan, which is an effort by nine municipalities in northern Monmouth County to reinvigorate the area’s economy by emphasizing traditional downtowns, dense residential neighborhoods, maritime history, and the natural beauty of the Raritan Bayshore coastline.
Matawan offers homebuyers a wide variety of residential choices. Whether you’re interested in a low-maintenance condo or townhome, a single-family home in a quiet and safe neighborhood, or a sprawling luxury estate on large acreage, you’re certain to find available Matawan NJ real estate that will meet your requirements. Award-winning REALTOR® – Marie Klatsky has the expertise you need and the knowledge you want when buying a home in Matawan. Get the process started today by requesting property listings that match your home criteria sent directly to your email. Call Marie today! 732-609-1623.
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More About Matawan NJ Real Estate
Now is the perfect time to buy in Matawan as homes are in demand and prices are only going up. The median home value in Matawan is $378,000. Home values have gone up 4.9% over the past year and are predicted to rise another 8.2% within the next year. The median price of Matawan NJ homes for sale currently listed is $339,000, and the median price of homes that have recently sold is $317,300. (source). Because homes in Matawan don’t last long on the market, buyers will need to partner with a qualified agent who can help them find the best homes in the right neighborhoods and secure an offer. Matawan REALTOR® – Marie Klatsky is very familiar with the community and knows where the most valuable Matawan NJ real estate can be found. Marie would love to speak with you to find out what you’re looking for in your next home. Call today! 732-609-1623
Why Homebuyers Should Consider Living in Matawan!
The quality of the school system is often a top deciding factor for parents when choosing where to live and buy a home. Matawan is served by the highly-acclaimed Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District, which also serves Aberdeen Township. Students attend Cambridge Park Developmental Learning Center (Preschool), Cliffwood Elementary School (grades K-3), Ravine Drive Elementary School (grades K-3), Strathmore Elementary School (grades K-3), Lloyd Road Elementary School (grades 4-5), Matawan Aberdeen Middle School (grades 6-8) and Matawan Regional High School (grades 9-12).
Families have plenty of options for spending quality time outdoors. Matawan maintains several parks and public facilities featuring an array of amenities including soccer and baseball fields, sports courts, playgrounds, multi-use trails, scenic lakes, fishing docks, boat launches, picnic areas and more. Residents also enjoy several community events held each year including the Matawan Day & Fall Festival, 5K Turkey Trot, and Memorial Day Parade.
Residents can experience a wide variety of ethnic restaurants and eateries located in Matawan and Aberdeen from Italian, South Indian, American, Japanese, Tai, Irish, Mediterranean, and Portuguese, to Mexican, Greek, Chinese, and more. Popular eateries include Aby’s Mexican Restaurant, Black Fig Greek Kitchen, La Riviera Lounge, Maloney’s Pub & Grill, Mediterranean Chateau, Pauline’s Italian Restaurant, Shanghai Bun, and Trattoria Rustica, just to name a few. The main commerce activity in Matawan is located on Route 34. The closest major malls include Freehold Raceway Mall (located in Freehold about 25 minutes from the center of town), Monmouth Mall (located n Eatontown about 25 minutes from the center of town) and Jersey Shore Premium Outlets (located in Tinton Falls about 23 minutes from the center of town).
Major routes in Matawan include routes 34 and 79 and County Route 516. The Garden State Parkway skirts the northern end of the borough and the nearest exits are 117A and 120, which – depending on traffic – gets you into the city in 50 to 60 minutes. Matawan has a heavily used train station at Aberdeen-Matawan on the NJ Transit North Jersey Coast Line, with commuting times ranging from 59 to 70 minutes.
NJ Transit also provides bus service to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Midtown Manhattan on the 133 and 135 bus lines. The closest major airport serving Matawan is Newark Liberty International Airport, which is about 25 miles (30 to 40-minute drive) from the center of town. If Matawan sounds like the type of community you could see yourself living in, get the process started by calling Matawan REALTOR®, Marie Klatsky, today! 732-609-1623
Work With Award-winning Matawan REALTOR® – Marie Klatsky
Marie Klatsky & Coldwell Banker have been helping clients buy and sell homes in Matawan for over 30 years. As a licensed, professional real estate agent, Marie is very familiar with the local market and is an expert at uncovering the right home in the right neighborhood that is the best fit for her clients. Marie offers a wealth of knowledge, experience, and expertise and is committed to providing the exemplary, personalized service that her clients deserve. She understands the importance of good communication and will keep you informed throughout the homebuying process. Start searching for your dream home today with a top Matawan REALTOR® by your side. As your trusted guide and advisor, Marie will do whatever it takes to ensure a smooth and successful transaction.