Many people are moving to Edison, NJ because of the variety of benefits the town has to offer. Whether your primary concern is what the shopping and restaurant options are or how the schooling system ranks, you should consider calling Edison your next hometown!
You guessed it – Edison, NJ was named after the Wizard of Menlo Park himself, Thomas Edison. There is even a museum dedicated to him and his life’s work. Speaking of Menlo Park, the Menlo Park Mall can be found in Edison for those who are looking to do some shopping. The mall is home to over 160 stores and restaurants – including a dine-in movie theater.
Beyond the mall, there are the hundreds of other shopping and dining options along Route 1, which also provides easy access to either The Garden State Parkway, The New Jersey Turnpike, or Route 287. For those commuting to NYC, you will appreciate the incredibly convenient Metropark train station which has trains from both Amtrak and NJ Transit as well as Edison’s own station which is serviced by NJ Transit. To unwind after a long week at work, you can visit the massive Top Golf location that just recently opened. Edison has something that everyone in the family can enjoy!
One of the main reasons families are choosing to buy a home in Edison is because of their well-respected school system. Edison’s public-school system’s motto is “Nothing Less Than Excellence” and their reputation certainly reflects that! For those interested in private schools, there are many options including The Wardlaw & Hartridge School, St. Matthew School, St Thomas Aquinas High School, Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva, and many more.
If you are considering making the move to Edison, NJ – give us a call!