Franklin Lakes real estate has become one of the most desirable and sought-after markets in Bergen County. Named one of “America’s Wealthiest Towns” by Worth Magazine, the community offers a quality of life that is simply unmatched. While the majority of Franklin Lakes homes for sale are upscale and luxurious, many homes here are relatively new construction, and are suitable for discerning buyers of all lifestyles and budgets.
Once a primarily rural area, the community of Franklin Lakes, New Jersey has developed over the years into one of northwest Bergen County’s most affluent suburbs – all while maintaining its quaint charm. Franklin Lakes presents home buyers with quiet country living, contemporary elegance, unmatched educational resources, and fantastic access for those commuting to New York or Manhattan. It is easy to understand why so many turn to Franklin Lakes real estate for their primary homes.
LIVING IN FRANKLIN LAKES
Nearly 100% of the community is residential, giving property owners a truly rural ambiance that is hard to duplicate. The majority of homes for sale are over $1,000,000 and can be found on lots of at least one-acre, many of which are wooded and are positioned near the shores of the 21 lakes that grace the community. It's no wonder that many Franklin Lakes homeowners often comment that living here is like returning to a vacation house each night, helping these commuters escape the hustle and bustle of big city life.
Franklin Lakes also offers residents a wide range of recreational, social and cultural programs. Here you’ll find the semi-private High Mountain Golf Club, two beautiful private communities that offer club plan memberships, and the highly praised Audubon Wildlife Center. Residents also enjoy golfing, swimming, ice-skating, horseback riding, fishing and tennis.
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