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What the Locals Think

Score: 6.3 out of 10
Ranked 37th best city in New York


“The City that Never Sleeps…”

The desire for the twenty-something crowd (aka young professional) to move to New York City is not unheard of — not even close. I have several friends who made the jump to the Big Apple — three from Seattle, one San Diego brokers’ daught…
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by DrewM

“A place all humans must visit…”

Manhattan is the commercial capital of the world. It is “THE CITY” of the world. Most of it is too expensive and parking is a headache but for the young and single, this is as good as it gets on earth. …
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by NYCinvest

“The Reason New York is Allowed to be Stuck Up…”

While tourists feel compelled to flock to Times Square the second they step foot in New York, the center of New York culture really lies just a bit north, and just a bit east. A walk up Fifth Avenue would reveal sprawling rows of the world’s…
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by CLeigh13

“What is it about this place?…”

Manhattan Island and a scattering of smaller islands such as Liberty Island and Governor’s Island make up the county of New York, the single most densely populated county in the United States. It is also one of the wealthiest counties in the c…
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by Uraniumfish

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Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $613,500

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $613,500 $187,000
Median Single Family Home Value $517,500 $185,900
Median Condo Value $773,300 $196,700
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $716,900 $144,700
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $487,200 $180,500
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $624,600 $300,000
Percent Homes Decreasing 34.9% 28.8%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $420 $118
Median Sale Price $535,100 $218,900
Property Tax $3,945 $2,181
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 5.1% 4.3%
1-Yr. Change 7% 4.9%

Neighborhoods in New York, NY

Real Estate Market Activity

Recently sold New York homes

Sold 05/30/2016 for $160,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 600 sq ft

Sold 05/28/2016 for $237,000
1 beds, 1.0 baths, 975 sq ft

Sold 05/28/2016 for $520,000
4 beds, 2.0 baths, 2,300 sq ft

Sold 05/28/2016 for $260,000
3 beds, 3.0 baths, 1,100 sq ft

Sold 05/27/2016 for $1,250,000
7 beds, 6.0 baths, 5,032 sq ft

Sold 05/27/2016 for $630,000
2 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,100 sq ft

Sold 05/27/2016 for $590,000
7 beds, 3.5 baths, 3,259 sq ft

Sold 05/27/2016 for $590,000
5 beds, 2.0 baths, 1,368 sq ft

Sold 05/27/2016 for $176,000
-1 beds, 0.0 baths, 866 sq ft

Sold 05/27/2016 for $750,000
6 beds, 5.0 baths, 1,500 sq ft

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