Beyond the Kitchen. Getting to Know Glen Rock
Glen Rock, a suburb in Bergen County, New Jersey, is famous for its safe and secure neighborhoods filled with high-value real estate properties. Clean streets with a crime rate of slim to none is one of the perks of living in this charming town.
Probably the biggest perk of living in Glen Rock is its proximity to New York as it is only a 30 minutes drive away. You get to enjoy the vibes of a small town while being able to easily access Manhattan in just an hour and a half by hopping on a train. There are 2 train stations and several bus stations, which makes commuting a breeze. On the other hand, if you need an escape from the fast and quick-paced urban life then the mountain sites for outdoor activities are just as accessible. The greenery in its neighborhoods starts as soon as you step out of your driveway into the tree-lined streets and extend to lush parks in the surroundings as well as the hiking trails nearby.
Here is a glimpse of leisure options available to its residents:
High Mountain Park Reserve — A small patch of the Watchung Mountains in Wayne, New Jersey. It is only 8 miles to the West of Glen Park. Enjoy a fun-filled weekend with friends and family with a hike in the woods that ends in a spectacular view of New York’s skyline or indulge in the water sports such as kayaking, paddle boarding, and fishing.
Thielke Arboretum — Like its not so distant neighbor Franklin Lakes, Glen Rock also offers serene landscapes. For your daily dose of greenery and nature, this beautiful oasis is right in the middle of the suburban town of Glen Rock
The downtown— Full of cute little cafes, local pizzerias, and restaurants to enjoy quality time with friends and family.
In addition to this, the top tier educational institutes in the area make it a perfect suburb to raise a family. This town is home to a National Blue Ribbon high school, along with seven other highly ranked public schools in the state. Along with the high-quality education system, schools are very particular about sports, arts, and community service. Like its neighboring town Haworth, Glen Rock has spots like the community library, sports center, and swimming pool holds several events to help indulge children in these nourishing hobbies.
Although the median house value in Glen Rock is $706,261, the 2.04% average annual appreciation rate for a single-family room(the most common housing units) makes it worth the investment. Most of the houses there were built in the 40s and 60s after the Second World War. Almost all of them have been renovated according to contemporary architecture but they still carry a certain charm. Therefore, to gain the extra value for your house while reselling, it is crucial to keep every nook and corner up to the standards. Especially the kitchen which is considered the power-house of a household should be in line with modern designs. So if you are about to start the remodeling of your house but don’t have enough time to go out and precisely pick out every element for the refurbishing of your kitchen. Then sit back and relax because the team at Kitchen Infinity will take this burden away from your shoulders. The final product designed and installed by our team is guaranteed to make your kitchen the center of every buyer’s attention resulting in a high-profit deal.