Marlton Real Estate & Homes for Sale in New Jersey
Marlton is a cozy pocket community of Burlington County, NJ in the Philadelphia Metropolitan region. The town is also known locally as Evesham, which was its name until the early 19th century when it was officially changed to Marlton, a nod to its economical roots in the mining of a natural fertilizer called Marl. At one time the area was a popular weekend getaway for those living and working in New York City, which is just a little over two hours to the north. While Marlton today does offer a variety of ecotourism, it has become a residential community that its residents are proud to call home.
At first impression you will see a homogonous looking collection of shopping centers and town services, but once you delve further into the town, you will find a serene tree-lined family-centric community. People move to Marlton for its reasonable real estate, quality schools and low crime rate. While it appears to be a sleepy village by comparison to its urban neighbors, there is no shortage of fun and excitement to be had on and around the community. From golfing to canoeing, there is plenty to keep residents and visitors alike busy every month of the year.
Real estate in Marlton is largely comprised of roomy single-family homes on spacious lots. However, future homebuyers will also find a few listings for townhomes and condos in Burlington County as well. Prices for homes in Marlton run from $90,000 for a starter home to well over $1 million for a custom-built estate home.
Marlton Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 17th, 2020: homes priced around $259,288 compared to $279,029 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -8%. For Friday, April 17th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.