A quaint village in Bergen County New Jersey, Ridgewood offers an upper-middle class lifestyle for individuals and families alike. The town is known for its good school system, community-oriented residents, and collection of beautiful old and new homes. Those who are interested in relocating to the area will find a wide range of Ridgewood real estate options, including old Victorians, Cape Cods, sprawling ranches, and new constructions. Residents can enjoy the vibrant downtown area, private golf courses, and many parks.
This verdant suburban town consists of several quiet neighborhoods. The old Ridgewood Country Club section of the town is a beautiful community dotted with charming homes, such as an English Tudor priced around $1.4 million. This home is one of many featured on www.Marron-Gildea.com. Built in the early 1900s, the property features a grand entry foyer, spacious living room, large family room, state-of-the-art kitchen, and much more. The home is equipped with leaded glass windows, crown molding, and hardwood floors on all three levels.
Ridgewood is only 15 miles from New York City, making it a prime location for commuting professionals. Many Ridgewood homes are only a short distance away from the train station, which is conveniently located in the center of the town. But whether you need to visit Manhattan for work or play, residents can choose to travel there just as easily by bus or car. An express bus ride can get you into New York in 48 minutes, while a car drive during non-traffic hours will get you there in about 40 minutes.