Queens real estate guide & listings for sale
Queens is a fairly good neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a calm environment. Public green spaces are easy to reach since there are a few of them nearby for residents to explore. This neighbourhood is quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
Queens will appeal to homeowners that value different means of transportation. Owing to about 10 nearby bus lines, the public transit network in this part of the city is convenient. Driving is also a reasonably good means of transportation in Queens. It is very easy to find a parking spot. Queens will attract physically active people because it is quite convenient for walking; many daily needs can be carried out on foot.
A majority of the housing growth in Queens occurred prior to the 1960s. In this part of the city, around one third of buildings are small apartment buildings, while large apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes make up most of the remaining housing stock. Roughly 80% of the population of this neighbourhood rent their home and 20% are owners. This area has a good selection of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
It is especially convenient to reach the nearest grocery store by walking in Queens. Additionally, there is usually a restaurant or cafe in close proximity. It is also convenient to access a variety of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, families will welcome that wherever their property is situated in Queens, primary schools and daycares are close by. In contrast, there are no high schools in Queens.