One of North America?s oldest towns, Haddonfield is located about 10 miles from Philadelphia across the Delaware River. This small town, settled by Europeans more than 300 years ago, is one of the metropolitan area?s most affluent communities and is consistently rated as one of the most desirable places to live in the Delaware Valley. Residents are active in the community and enjoy the town?s special events. On summer evenings, locals listen to brass band concerts on Main Street. During the holidays, crowds gather to celebrate the lighting of the Haddonfield Christmas Tree.
Haddonfield is a stop on the PATCO High Speed line, a major train line between South Jersey communities and downtown Philadelphia, just 16 minutes away. Haddonfield is also a shopper?s paradise. In the beautiful downtown area there are more than 200 charming shops, boutiques and galleries with a wide selection of gifts, antiques, clothing, art and American crafts. A variety of social and recreational opportunities are also available for residents. Those interested in culture and the arts may want to take lessons at the Haddonfield School of Performing Arts, or catch a Haddonfield Symphony concert or a performance by the Haddonfield Plays and Players. History buffs will want to check out the Haddonfield Historic Society Museum or the Indian King Tavern Museum. Golf enthusiasts will enjoy playing a challenging round at Haddonfield?s Tavistock Country Club.
Real estate offerings consist primarily of single-family homes on large lots, with some cozy condominiums and townhouses available as well.
Single-family detached homes are the most popular form of real estate in Haddonfield. Smaller houses start at about $200,000 while very large luxury homes cost up to $800,000 and more. Most homes fall into the $350,000 to $600,000 range and are located on large lots of up to an acre in size. There are a few million-dollar mansions and estate properties available. Some homes include fireplaces, finished basements and swimming pools. A limited number of twins and duplexes are available. Land and lots for custom building are limited but available.
Haddonfield Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of March 23rd, 2019: homes priced around $437,299 compared to $434,607 the previous week, for a slight increase of less than +1%. For Saturday, March 23rd, 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%.