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Crestmont Farms

Crestmont Farms is a Great Place to Call Home

Crestmont Farms Real Estate

Life in Crestmont Farms, PA is good. You can call it the perfect crossroads of suburbs and city. Crestmont Farms PA is technically within the City of Philadelphia, but you would never know it. The peaceful, quiet neighborhood makes you think you are far from the city.

The small, affluent residential area was once part of a 40-acre farm that was divided into single family home sites. Crestmont Farms was originally part of the estate of Saint Katherine Drexel's family. Frankford Hospital Torresdale campus is located nearby on the site of the Drexel family summer home, and the original house remains.

Location

Crestmont Farms is located in the northeast section of Philadelphia, along Bucks County Line at Poquessing Creek and East of Knights Road. Most people who live there thing having a car is necessary to get around, but there is some public transportation to the city center.

Community

Those who love peace and quiet are drawn to Crestmont Farms PA and the great real estate opportunities there. There is not much nightlife in the area, so the residents tend to be families with children, country lovers, and retirees. The residential area is very clean, green, and safe, which are big plusses. Many are drawn to live in the area because of its neighborly spirit.

Business and Employment

Since Crestmont Farms is only a residential area, residents would be employed at various locations nearby or in the City of Philadelphia.

Schools

Public schools in the Crestmont Farms area include Fitzpatrick Aloysius L School (preschool--8th grade) and Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush (9th--12th grade).

Shopping and Recreation

There is not a lot of shopping in Crestmont Farms itself, with the exception of a few local and chain stores. But there are some excellent malls in nearby areas, and first-class shopping in other areas of Philadelphia, such as Woodhaven Mall. For recreation, many people go to Poquessing Park to jog or picnic.

Restaurants

As with shopping, there are not many restaurants in Crestmont Farms, but it is only a quick car drive away to some of the best food in the world.

Real Estate

Check out the real estate opportunities available in Crestmont Farms, PA. Currently there are a number of beautiful properties at good prices. Most of the properties in Crestmont Farms PA are higher priced homes with wonderfully manicured yards. There are also a few apartment buildings. Contact Charles Reuter Real Estate Insurance to find out what is available and to see the best properties. You can also do a Crestmont Farms PA home search to view listings. Charles Rueter Real Estate Insurance would love to be your agent and help you find your next home.