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Chatham NJ Real Estate Homes, Townhomes and Condos for Sale

Located at the prime intersection of Morristown, Madison, and Summit, Chatham Borough and Chatham Township boast picturesque residential communities with outstanding schools, fine homes, and an array of boutique shopping and dining options in its historic downtown, all less than an hour’s drive to NYC.

The Chathams epitomize small-town beauty in Morris County and are noted for their scenic neighborhoods and a near non-existent crime rate! You’ll adore the tree-lined streets, Colonial and Victorian architecture, and neatly manicured lawns plus the wonderful nearby parks and nature reserve. Ranked by New Jersey Monthly Magazine as the 9th best place to live in New Jersey, the Chathams exude small town charm.

The Chathams have many beautiful homes, townhouses, garden apartments, and condominiums and offer suburban appeal as well as efficient railroad, bus, and highway commuting to New York City and surrounding metropolitan North Jersey.

Shopping

Area shoppers also have the convenience of being only minutes away from both the Livingston Mall and the Mall at Short Hills. There are excellent shopping facilities available locally in the Hickory Tree section and at Short Hills Mall. There is also the town square in the borough, which is a very charming area with a shopping district.

Education

The Chatham Regional school system consistently ranks highly and the Library of the Chathams is a valuable resource to the residents. The schools are within walking distance of almost many households and provide an excellent education from kindergarten through high school.

Transportation

Only about 25 miles west of New York City in northcentral New Jersey, Chatham Township is an easy commute to Manhattan by car, bus, or the local train, and the Jersey shore can be reached in about an hour. The Chatham train station provides Midtown Direct service for New York-bound commuters, and there also is bus service into the city. For those driving into New York, the common route is Route 24 to I-78 to the New Jersey Turnpike. It is located right at the entrance of Morris County, and Newark International Airport is only about 20 minutes away.

Recreation Facilities, Cultural Opportunities

Many of its amenities, including restaurants, shops, and professional offices, are located on Main Street, which bisects the town. Cultural opportunities include historical, art, garden and musical groups, as well as the facilities and programs of neighboring universities. Chatham Township is a family community whose residents take pride in their green, forested land at the edge of the Great Swamp. County, state and federal parks, are within a few minutes drive where you can try your hand at everything from bocce to baseball. The Morris County Park Commission operates 24 sites, including three golf courses, two aboreta and the Mennen Sports Arena and offers a year-round program of activities throughout the county like adult education courses, programs for school children, planned trail walks, golf tournaments and outdoor concerts.

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