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Co-op City, New York, NY Local Area Information
What the Locals Think
The BronxScore: 6.9 out of 10 Ranked 27th best city in New York
"Borough of Universities & Parks, Fantastic Public Tran..."
FACT: More park land than any borough.
FACT: More colleges and universities than any borough.
FACT: Best subway and commuter trains (very short commute to midtown).
FACT: Crime is way way way down in the borough and the neighborhoods in ... Read more...
"Bronx minus South Bronx= Great NY city..."
Stay away from the South Bronx where there is low quality of life. The rest of the Bronx (Riverdale, Country Club, Schuylerville, Pelham etc) is better than Queens and Brooklyn New York. ... Read more...
"The Home of the Bronx Bombers..."
The area around Yankee Stadium is not exactly the greatest looking place. The streets are lousy looking. Dirt and pollution are around. The subways are filthy. The only bright spot is right near the stadium where the grounds are clean. But whe... Read more...
"THE FAMOUS FORDHAM..."
Fordham Bronx is home to the Wildlife Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo and New York Botanical Garden. I have been to both places several times with and without my children and I loved it. The Botanical Garden is so romantic in the spring time.... Read more...
"Nicknamed "Cinema Island"..."
City Island has a very big nautical community. There are a number of yacht clubs, boatyards, and marinas. Majority of the restaurants here are seafood and or Italian restaurants. When I visited I found out that there is only one hotel here whi... Read more...
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Seth Williams (@retipsterseth , G+) is an experienced land investor, commercial real estate banker and residential income property owner. He is also Founder of the REtipster Blog - a real estate information hub offering real world guidance for part time real estate investors.
My wife Tina and I own and operate Intown Elite Real Estate in Atlanta GA. Like most small business owners, I wear many hats. I'm the broker, IT support guy and amateur webmaster, among other things. I run a few websites, including my primary site at IntownElite.com, a niche site at JacksonLakeHouses.com covering lake homes near Atlanta, and others.
Walter leads business development for Graphiq's real estate group. He previously led sales and strategic partnerships for a real estate data provider, after trying his hand as an agent. A Manhattan native, Walter loves finding favorite hole in the wall food joints and rooting for his New York Rangers.
Ryan is the marketing coordinator for EGA Homes . A full service real estate brokerage located in Riverside California. He was recently featured on Placester for his efforts in showing real estate agents and his company how to use technology to increase their business. Ryan has an extensive education in business and marketing and has a passion for real estate technology that increases productivity for brokers and agents.