New Jersey is becoming the choice destination for many millennials. Young professionals will find a variety of job opportunities in several industries from pharmaceuticals and life sciences to information technology.
The diverse population, rich culture, extensive array of shops and restaurants, and wide selection of real estate options from condos to luxury homes are what make the Garden State perfect for millennials.
Find the perfect place to call home by checking out the top 2 New Jersey neighborhoods:
Hoboken ranks#1 in Niche.com’s list of Best Places for Millennials in New Jersey. It exudesa young and dynamic energy that appeals to millennials from all over the country. Hobokenwas also named the most walkable US city by WalkScore.com in 2014 because of its well-planned downtown area.
Explore the city’s diverse culinary scene by trying out great restaurants and cafes like The Cuban, Biggie’s Clam Bar, La Isla, Karma Café, Cucharamama, and the famed Carlo’s Bakery. There are also plenty of breweries in the area as well as a lively nightlife.
Hoboken is also home to a dynamic art and culture scene. Learn more about the city’s past at the Hoboken Historical Museum. You can also check out the latest collection of artwork at Issyra Gallery or enjoy a show at Miles Square Theatre.
Residents who work in New York but who prefer living outsideitcan get the best of both worlds. The PATH train, buses, and ferries travelling to Manhattan and the World Trade Centerall make journeys short, comfortable, and sweet. Accessible transportation is also available to neighboring New Jersey cities.
From young professionals looking to build their careers to those wanting to plant theirroots and start a family, Hoboken has plenty of real estate options for any type of millennial. The huge variety of condos, single family homes, and other properties here ensure that there is oneto suit your lifestyle.
Bernardsville is the perfect place for those seeking a small-townvibe who still want toremain close to metropolitan areas in New Jersey. Add to that the easy access to the NJ Transit. Travelling to New York City is also very convenient withmany train and bus trips going to the Big Apple daily.An affluent borough in Central New Jersey, Bernardsville is ranked as the Second Best Place for Millennials in Somerset County on Niche.com.
The areais home to sophisticated and diverse culinary experiences thanks to its selection of fine dining restaurants like Sette Cucina Italiania, Osteria Morini, Bistro Seven Three and more.
The town has beautiful views of North America’s Great Eastern Forest and is ideal for nature lovers. Visit the Cross Estate Gardens, an early 20th century landscape filled with a massive collection of manicured greenery naturally growing in the area. The New Jersey Audubon’s Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary where over 200 species of wildlife live can also be found in the area.
Homes in the neighborhood range from simple single-family residences to elegant Victorian houses and more contemporary custom-built homes. For those who want to build their dream home from the ground up, Bernardsville also has plenty of lots available.
Thinking of moving to New Jersey? Just get in touch with me, Janine Rose, to explore your real estate options. Call me today at 908.229.6252 or send an email to Janine(at)janinerose(dotted)com.