Fanwood NJ

The lovely borough of  Fanwood, NJ, only 1.3 square miles, is a predominately single-family residential community located just 20 miles southwest of New York City.  The borough offers families train and bus transportation and highway access to metropolitan hubs while providing a small town atmosphere and a variety of  downtown shops.

Old, full-grown trees line Fanwood’s streets. Neighborhoods with colonials, capes and splits are well-maintained and reflect the pride of their owners. Affordably priced, the borough offers homes ranging from $400,000 to $1,000,000+. The Victorian railroad station appropriately sits in the center of town and symbolizes the rich history of this Union County borough. More than 17 Fanwood homes mark historical landmarks and add to the beauty of this community.

The Fanwood Park Historic District offers renovated Victorian residences to those looking at homes for sale in Fanwood. The District is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is a prime example of a late 19th century Victorian railroad community. Many new apartments are also available and are conveniently located near Fanwood train station.

Fanwood shares a school system with neighboring Scotch Plains, and maintains its own post office, police and fire departments, a library, and an eclectic variety of small shops which line the quaint town center. Fanwood’s historical heritage, great schools, diverse home styles, convenient commuting facilities, and hometown closeness make it a wonderful place to live and raise a family!