Manalapan Real Estate Agent
Man-Ala-Pan,,,,not! Perhaps what I initially find most interesting as a Manalapan Real Estate Agent, is that potential Buyers know they want to live in Manalapan NJ but don’t have a clue, to how to pronounce it's name. No matter how it rolls off one’s tongue, Manalapan is a very special place to reside, a worthwhile consideration when searching Monmouth County Real Estate For Sale.
Manalapan Township as it’s known is located in Central New Jersey, Western Monmouth County to be exact, comprised of just over 30 square miles, nearly none of which is tied to water. The town’s rural appeal, eclectic mix of homes & services is the driving force for home Buyers & Manalapan Real Estate Agents alike, there’s also no shortage of either. Now throw-in a very fine school district, affordable homes on spacious properties, some major thoroughfares here & there, you’ll begin to understand the appeal. Manalapan Township continues to grow, some suggest, surge, its residential population fast approaching 40,000 or about 1,270 per square mile.
Manalapan has its share of history, it’s humble beginnings originally tied to Freehold, a couple of battles here & there and voila, I give you Manalapan, Yorketown & Englistown, all part of the 07726 zip code. Perhaps equally as eventful, a designation to have come from the skirmish,…Battle Ground State Park, nearly 3,000 acres of open space to enjoy, so expansive, it straddles both Freehold & Manalapan Townships. Ok, ok,... so it was more than a skirmish, so much so the park hosts a reenactment every year commemorating “The Battle of Monmouth”, the event witnessed by the thousands from near & far.
Manalapan Township NJ like many Monmouth County municipalities is very convenient to “The Jersey Shore”. The county synonymous in being the gateway to the coast, of the 127 miles of beachfront one will find more than 50 miles of it tied to Monmouth County, all in close proximity to Manalapan. Those seeking nightlife, fine dining experiences and excitement, find themselves in the municipalities of Red Bank and Freehold with Atlantic City about 90 minutes down the Garden State Parkway. There are also many venues along the Route 9 corridor, ask any one of the Manalapan Real Estate Agents you may know to offer up some suggestions. Speaking of roadways and in addition to those already mentioned, one will find access to Routes 18, 33 & 79, I-195, I-95, all conveniently located.
Manalapan students, applicable to grades K through 8 have the diversity of several locations, all aligned with the Manalapan-Englishtown Regional School District, depending upon where one resides in the town, with teenagers, grades 9 through 12, attending either Manalapan or Freehold High School. There are additional options for career academies if one so desired. Don’t be shy about asking your Manalapan Real Estate Agent to provide you with links for the school rankings, the options and more information.
Manalapan Township has had it’s share of famous folks over the years,…gangsters, a recent beauty queen, a hot dog eating champion, and a pro-bowler just to name a few but let’s not forget the founding fathers, The "Lenape". Yup, they’re the ones who came up with “land of good bread or the good land to settle upon” known today as Manalapan. Those already residing in Manalapan would agree. We’re all sorry they are no longer with us, unlike “The Situation” whom also has, yet thankfully, moved on. In anticipation of meeting with your preferred Manalapan Real Estate Agent,….practice and repeat after me, Manal….A….Pan!, Manal…A…Pan,….there you go!