Hailed as one of the top communities in the state by New Jersey Monthly magazine, Leonia has much to love about it. The borough attracts a broad array of people, including recent college graduates and families who come to enjoy its affordable cost of living, great location and plentiful recreational and leisure options. With its diverse collection of shops, parks, restaurants, monuments and other points of interest, Leonia boasts an enticing blend of historic and modern amenities that enhance its quality of life and provide residents with much to enjoy.

Leonia real estate enjoys a prime location close to New York City, Newark, Hackensack and other top cities in the region. The borough affords a robust housing inventory that includes historic colonial townhouses, modern single-family homes, comfortable duplexes and prestigious condos and apartments. Leonia real estate is both affordable and strong in value, offering a great deal for homebuyers looking to build long-term wealth and financial gains. The borough’s real estate market also sports low interest rates and quiet, friendly neighborhoods to live in.

The borough of Leonia is host to some of Bergen County’s top attractions and amenities too. Its downtown is filled with quaint shops and fantastic restaurants, while historic sites like the Vreeland House, the Cole-Allaire House and the Civil War Drill Hall and Armory add to its charm. Transit options are plentiful and include Amtrak, New Jersey Transit and major highways like New Jersey Route 93, U.S. Route 1 and the New Jersey Turnpike. Additionally, the borough hosts outstanding public schools and top-ranked private schools like St. John the Evangelist School.

Cultural and recreational opportunities are plentiful in Leonia and include the venerable Players Club of Leonia, the oldest and most respected theater troupe in the state, and the beautiful Overpeck County Park, a gorgeous 811-acre park that ranks among the largest in North Jersey. Other great parks and recreational areas in Leonia are Sylvan Park, Wood Park and the Broad Avenue Recreational Center.

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