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About Freehold Township
Historic Freehold Township was formed in 1693. Along with Middletown and Shrewsbury, Freehold was one of the three original towns in Monmouth County. It was designated as the seat of the Monmouth County government.
Freehold’s history has many ties to the American Revolution, and was known as a center of patriot activity. The Battle of Monmouth was fought in what is now Monmouth Battlefield State Park, which is in Freehold Twp and Manalapan.
In 1919 voters decided to separate the downtown area from the surrounding farmland areas. This created Freehold Boro, which is totally surrounded by Freehold Township. However, Freehold Boro kept the designation of being the county seat.
There are over 13,000 homes in Freehold Township, consisting of mostly single family detached homes. Furthermore, 9 condo complexes and 4 active adult communities are in town. When you search for a home for sale, you’ll discover that new construction is rare in Freehold Township. That’s because there are few parcels of land available. But homes can also be found that are 100 + years old.
While sometimes homes for sale in Freehold Township can be found for under $200,000, this rarely happens. The typical home for sale starts in the mid $200,000s, but can easily exceed $1 Million. Most of the homes for sale can be purchased in the $400,000 to $600,000 range.
Some of the largest developments in Freehold are Stonehurst and Colonial Acres among others. Many homes are in the East Freehold or the West Freehold section of town. For more info, call Art Reiman – Realtor in Freehold Township.
The 2010 Census states that there were 36,184 people living in town. The median household income was $94,735, also the per capita income of $40,504.
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The Real Estate Market
As of 9/14/2020, there are 32 single family homes and 21 condos for sale in Freehold Township. 74 more homes and 39 condos were under contract. This is a normal, balanced market, especially for this time of year. For more info, contact Bunny Reiman – Realtor in Freehold Township.
When children in kindergarten through 8th grade students begin school they will attend the Freehold Township School District. In addition to a full-day kindergarten, Freehold Township has four elementary schools and two middle schools. Nearby private schools are St Rose in Freehold Boro,, St John in Matawan, CBA in Middletown, Red Bank Catholic in Red Bank – among others.
When students enter high school they will attend the Freehold Regional High School District.
There are six high schools in the Freehold Regional High School District. The schools are Manalapan, Freehold Township, Colts Neck, Freehold, Howell and Marlboro. Children will attend the high school according to boundaries set by the district. Most, but not all, will attend the school in their town.
There are specialized Learning Centers in each of the six high schools for students who are talented and highly motivated. Each school offers unique programs, such as Global Studies, Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management and more. Any student from the region is eligible to enroll, however, it is a competitive admission process.
SAT scores at all of the high schools consistently exceed state and national averages. Hence, more than 87 percent of the district’s students pursue higher education.
As an option, students entering high school may also apply to one of the five magnet high schools in the Monmouth County Vocational School District. Specialized courses are available in fields such as High Technology, Allied Health and Services, Communication, Marine Sciences and Biotechnology. Also available are Shared Programs offering courses in Allied Health, Commercial Art and the various building trades, among others.
Brookdale Community College has an auxiliary campus in Freehold. Other colleges and universities, such as Kean University and Rutgers University, offer classes and testing at this location.
Dining and Shopping
Freehold Township is home to Freehold Raceway Mall, the second largest mall in New Jersey. Route 9 is the major shopping area, which has, in addition to the mall, many shopping centers and auto dealerships. This area also has many restaurants to choose from. Try one of the many fine restaurants in downtown Freehold Boro or try the historic Moore’s Tavern, which dates to the Revolutionary War.
Enjoy live music at the Freehold Raceway Mall Summer Concert Series, or the weekly free concerts in Freehold Boro. Also concerts are at iPlay America, an indoor Theme Park. Nearby in Red Bank visit the Count Basie Theater for concerts and shows, or plays at the Two River Theater. Freehold Boro has a great Memorial Day Parade, plus other festivals throughout the year. Visit the movie theaters in Raceway Mall and on Route 9. Don’t miss the high school musicals in the spring. Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson is a short ride away. Don’t miss the fireworks display at Freehold Raceway, or go to the races which feature live harness racing for trotters and pacers. New York City is less than 2 hours away from Freehold Township by car, take a bus or catch a train from Matawan. If you prefer, Atlantic City is less than 2 hours drive.
And – you can be at the beaches at the Jersey Shore in about 30 minutes.
Freehold Township Parks and Recreation
There are many public parks in Freehold. The main park is Michael J Tighe Park. It used to be named Liberty Oak Park. As for myself, I’ve called it Liberty Oak for too long to call it anything but. This park is where the summer recreation programs for kids is located. You’ll find basketball courts, tennis courts, playground jungle gyms, bike and walking trails.
There are other, smaller parks are scattered through town, many with tennis courts and basketball courts. In fact, there’s one park which has nothing but a grass field. The Monmouth County Fair is held every year in Freehold.
Additionally, there’s a county owned park in Freehold, Turkey Swamp Park. In this park you’ll find walking and biking trails, a lake, canoeing, camping sites and much more. Monmouth County also operates eight public golf courses.
Commuting is simple because Freehold Township has two commuter parking lots, with several bus stops along Route 9. NJ Transit offers service to Port Authority, Newark, Jersey City and points north. Academy Bus Line has service to lower Manhattan. Train stations are available in nearby Matawan, Red Bank, Belmar and Long Branch.
You’ll find easy access to the major roadways in the area.
When you’re ready to search for a home for sale in Freehold Township, call Bunny and Art Reiman – Realtors – to arrange a private tour of the homes
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Let’s take a look at today’s mortgage rates on 9/23/20. Which financing should you do?
COnventional, FHA or VA? If you have 20% down you can do conventional or FHA. If you have less than 20% down, you’ll probably do FHA. However, if you’re a veteran, think about VA. THe rates for all 3 types of 30 year fixed mortgages is around 3%. If you’re looking for a home, there are 42 homes for sale in Freehold. Asking price begin at $199900 and go as high as $1,799,000.
If you’re looking for a condo, look at the homes for sale in Raintree. Maybe you want to find a condo for sale in freehold NJ. Search the homes for sale 07728.You may also find luxury homes in East freehold. Instead, look for freehold homes for sale, or homes for sale in stonehurst. also juniper farms, or colonial acres. East freehold west freehold homes and houses are popular also. TImber ridge is another fine development. West Freehold has Sleepy hollow, Monmouth Heights. also Topaz Woods, the Polo Club. Stonehurst Colonial Acres and College Park are also fine communities.
See the fantastic, desirable luxurious homes in East Freehold West Freehold. single family homes in Durand Park, Champions RUn, Saxon estates, chestnut run and Georgia Estates. You can also find homes for sale in Whittier Oaks, Squires Gate, and Seven Oaks. Champions RUn and Freehold CHase are nice too. Other people may prefer Estates at Freehold, Clayton Farms or Top of the Hill. look in East Freehold instead of West Freehold.
More about condos
In fact, you may like the townhouses and condos in Freehold 07728. THese condo complexes are Raintree, Wyndham Place, stonehurst, strickland farms. Also deerbrook, adelphia greens,poets corner and independence square. To learn more call Art Reiman – Realtor in Freehold Township.
This is a great town to live in and to raise a family. We should know. that’s because we’ve been here since 1982. And yes, we raised our family here. In fact, there are now 3 generations of our family living in freehold. So if you want a nice place to live we heartily recommend this town.
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|MLS #||Status||Address||Price||Complex/Subdivision||Bedrooms||Total Baths||Sold Price||Sold Date||Days On Market||Garage|
|1||22023824||C||2 Millay Ct||$331,900||Poets Corner||2||2.1||331,900||09/25/2020||8||Y|
|2||22018344||C||616 Colts Neck Rd||$480,000||None||4||2.1||480,000||09/18/2020||27||Y|
|3||22024335||C||72 Molly Pitcher Ln||$515,000||Oakley Meadows||3||2.1||515,000||09/24/2020||6||Y|
|4||22023033||C||9 Newcastle Rd||$519,900||Stonehurst||5||2.1||519,900||09/25/2020||22||Y|
|5||22026479||C||169 Stillwells Corner Rd||$555,000||Stonehurst||5||2.1||555,000||09/17/2020||7||Y|
|6||22024322||C||79 Glenbrook Rd||$565,000||Colts Brook||4||2.1||565,000||09/18/2020||6||Y|
|7||22022888||C||390 Fordham Pl||$595,000||College Park||4||2.1||595,000||09/24/2020||28||Y|
|8||22013791||C||12 Harding Rd||$654,000||Briar Hill||4||3.1||654,000||09/17/2020||66||Y|
|9||22027905||C||1 Locust Ct||$705,000||Washington Sq||4||2.1||705,000||09/24/2020||6||Y|
|10||22022877||C||135 Topaz Dr||$715,000||Topaz Woods||5||2.1||715,000||09/21/2020||6||Y|
|11||22019789||C||3 Princeton Oval||$725,000||Freehold Chase||4||2.1||725,000||09/17/2020||35||Y|
|12||22025177||C||128 Princeton Oval||$742,000||College Park||4||2.1||742,000||09/18/2020||7||Y|
|13||22025421||C||157 Palisade Dr||$775,000||Summit Park||4||2.1||775,000||09/23/2020||13||Y|
|14||22017024||C||3 Roxbury Ct||$780,000||None||5||4.1||780,000||09/24/2020||14||Y|
|15||22021747||C||3 Copperfield Ct||$840,000||Champions Run||5||3.1||840,000||09/17/2020||15||Y|