One of the most historic cites in the nation, the hamlet of Yardley, PA is located on the Delaware River near the site where General George Washington and his men embarked on their historic crossing. As is typical of the communities in Bucks County, Yardley is a quaint, picturesque community with tree-lined streets and a wide variety of housing types. Yardley real estate options include historic fieldstone farmsteads, new two-story colonials on one-acre lots and Victorian homes, which can be purchased in the general price range of $200,000 to $1 million and more.
Yardley's central location, just off of Interstate 95 approximately 45 miles northeast of Philadelphia, gives its residents easy access to Princeton University and New York City. About a third of the local Yardley population commutes to Princeton or New York City. There is also a commuter train just across the river in New Jersey (less than 20 minutes) from Yardley which provides easy access to Philadelphia, New York & Washington, DC, making Yardley a great, affordable area with easy public access to these major metropolitan areas.
Yardley homes are currently priced between $100,000 to over $1 million for estate homes with large square footage. Currently there are no condos and townhouses for sale since single family homes are mostly available. There is land available for sale in Yardley, with prices ranging from $100,000 - $350,000 depending on acreage. Yardely offers home buyers many types of homes to choose from ? farm and ranch properties, to custom-built homes, homes with pools or tennis courts.
Yardley Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of August 20th, 2019: homes priced around $412,329 compared to $199,048 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +52%. For Tuesday, August 20th, 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%.