New Berlin, Wisconsin is the second largest city in Waukesha County in terms of population....the last census in 2010 listed the population at 39,584 in an area of just under 28 square miles. When we work with our relocation, we refer to New Berlin as "the gateway to Waukesha County." The next county to the east is Milwaukee county and the cities of Greenfield and Hales Corners are at the eastern border of the city.
We take the quality of life very seriously in New Berlin...with 26 parks totalling 855 acres offering residents a variety of recreational opportunities in every season of the year. The parks are well maintained from hiking and biking to skating sledding...a picnic or a sled ride...you will find something for everyone to enjoy.
Location Location Location...20 minutes from anywhere...the shores of Lake Michigan and downtown Milwaukee...General Mitchell International Airport or the Amtrak station if you prefer...a great place for our residents who travel frequently for business or leisure. A ninety minute drive will take you to Madison, the state Capitol or the windy city of Chicago.
Families with school age children seek out New Berlin for quality education offered in four elementary schools and two middle/high schools. The theme of the system is "Expect Excellence"and indeed that positive mantra has produced an award winning system.
The city government has eight districts and a full time Mayor. You will find the Mayor, Dave Ament and the council to be very approachable...with office hours enccouraging residents to discuss any concerns or ideas.
New Berlin welcomes business in addition to retail malls the city also is home to an industrial park that employs over 13,000 people in over 500 companies of various sizes and kinds from service industries to manufacturing, this well nurtured area has served residents well not only in terms of employment, but also in keeping the taxes at a reasonable rate.
Residents have a variety of housing options...from sub divisions to condominiums...farmhouses and lakefront. Any and every kind of housing can be found in New Berlin. The rolling terrain offers some homes with popular exposed lower levels finished by residents for recreation or multi generational homes...popular home offices and "man caves."
If you would like the best combination of living near the features of a big city...the arts, the sports teams, big city life....and yet, in 20 minutes retreat to your own quiet piece of smaller town life...New Berlin is the place you will want to call home. Call the Hansons, we have lived in New Berlin for decades...it's a popular place and we are happy to be your tour guide. You can start your search and program it right here for the features and price range you desire...just CLICK. Call Sally & David Hanson ...honored to be of service for all things real estate in New Berlin, Wisconsin.