Cranford NJ

Cranford , the Venice of New Jersey, is a Union County community of about 23,000 residents.  In the 1980s, the downtown was developed into a destination with a distinctly Victorian feel. Special light fixtures and cobblestone sidewalks were added among the lovey boutique shops and eateries.  A large Victorian street clock and a pocket park was installed in the heart of the downtown area. Decorative planters and period benches further added to the historic feel of the renovated downtown area. Cranford NJ real estate for sale includes mostly single family homes, along with condominium complexes and some multifamily homes. The restaurant options are diverse, with a variety of cuisines including Mexican, Moroccan, Asian, Greek, Italian and Lebanese!
Homes in Cranford include a variety of styles, many dating back to the early to mid 1920’s. Many properties are on  1/4-acre lots, although there are beautiful Victorian homes set on larger lots as well. The homes for sale in Cranford include everything from starter homes to historic luxury estates. Cranford’s vibrant downtown has so much to offer — from family friendly restaurants to upscale dining, a local brewery as well as wine tasting room, and a local theatre! Numerous town events happen all year long- check out for the latest happenings!