It truly is near the BEST of all worlds. The city, beaches, marinas, farms and country roads, and miles of trails for hiking and/ or biking! And itâ€™s an overall amazing community. 1. Itâ€™s
The state of New Jersey rates schools in terms of "District Factor Groups" (DFGs). Using an alphabetical scale of A through J, the "A" school districts have the lowest ranking and the "J" districts have the highest. There's a complete list of New Jersey DFGs here: http://www.state.nj.us/education/finance/sf/dfg90.shtml, listed alphabetically by county.
If you scroll down to Monmouth County, you'll find the best local school districts are in Colts Neck, Fair Haven, Holmdel, Rumson, etc. These are also the towns where home values have been the strongest. If you have school aged children, use the state's DFG list before you decide where you'd like to move.... more
The reality is that when you look at the big picture, there really aren't that many apartments in Matawan(in fact there is a shortage of rental housing in the area)...it's just that these are adjacent to Marc Woods so it may seem like alot. It is a VERY safe community with no problems for the surrounding neighborhoods. If you have any other questions or would like to make an appointment to see Marc Woods homes, please give me a call... more