Dresher, PA - Homes for Sale and Community Information
Located just 25 miles from Philadelphia, Dresher is a small neighborhood adjacent to slightly bigger Philly suburbs like Ft. Washington, Blue Bell, Ambler and Willow Grove. Dresher residents are an easy drive or train ride to the work, shopping, and attractions that Philadelphia offers. It combines the quaint spirit of a small town with the amenities of large town that's accessible by a quick commute.
Dresher is home to 8,875 people, primarily white-collar office workers with some sales and management types in the mix. Close to half of the families residing in Dresher have children, and the majority are highly educated with 64.36% of them having attained a college degree. Dresher schools rank nearly an 8 out of 10 in the state, and the crime rate is very low, adding even more appeal to home seekers.
PARKS & RECREATION
Dresher may be small town in size, but it has several nice parks to enjoy. Aidenn Lair Park has tennis and basketball courts, ball fields, a playground and picnic area. Golfers have great venues nearby like the scenic Twining Valley Golf Course in Upper Dublin, the Manufacturers Golf and Country Club in Fort Washington, and the LuLu Country Club in Glenside.
ATTRACTIONS & EVENTS
Locals usually head to nearby communities for fun attractions, such as the Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown or the Museum of Art and the historic sites in Center City and Philadelphia. The small Dreshertown Plaza Shopping Center is worth a browse, and Willow Grove Park is one of the bigger shopping malls in the Greater Philadelphia area.
DRESHER - SMALL TOWN CHARM, YET CLOSE TO BIG PHILLY
A home in cozy Dresher is perfect for people who want a small village sense of community while still feeling like a part of the Philadelphia metro area. House hunters who want to check the market in Dresher and the greater Philadelphia region should call RE/MAX Action Realtor® Diane Sarkisian, 215-358-1100. She has the latest information, and access to the best real estate deals. She will help you sort through the many options to find the best fit for you in a Dresher home!