Get to know Astoria

A refreshing mix of casual and cultured this diverse Queens area is suitable for all sorts: young and hip seasoned and wise native new commuters creatives and families.

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The Lifestyle

The neighborhood blends old-school and cool. Trendy spots happily share space and customers with old neighborhood institutions and local favorites. There are plenty of parks artistic spaces and beer gardens to enjoy while still residing in a quieter part of the city.

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Socrates Sculpture Park. It's waterfront with gorgeous city views and intriguing installations.

Where to Eat & Drink

While the cuisine scene is incredibly diverse, Astoria is the place to go for Greek food, and Taverna Kyclades is the perfect example of why.

Walk Score: 93

This is one of the most walkable parts of NYC–no cars needed here!

Transit Score: 78

Astoria is very commuter-friendly! Get to Grand Central in 23 minutes; it's 30 minutes to Union Square and 40 to Fidi.

Bike Score: 75

One very cycle-friendly spot so feel free to zip around town in your favorite 8-speed.

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6 Of Our Favorite Parks in Astoria and Long Island City

With summer fast approaching in New York City, it’s great be aware of local parks readily available for any social happening. In Queens, there are several lush, spacious parks spread across the East River that are worth visiting with ample space and spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline. Here’s our list of riverside parks in Astoria and LIC, Queens, New York:

7 Summer Activities In Astoria, NY In 2022

One of our favorite parts about selling real estate is we are also selling the neighborhood! We’re highlighting some summer actives in Astoria, Queens that bring out the best in the area!

3 Questions To Ask Your Selling Agent In NYC

When looking for a real estate agent there’s a lot of questions that we can be asking to ensure the smoothest and most enjoyable process in selling your house. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed in the process, so we wanted to give you some clarifying questions to help you build a relationship with your agent.
Try these highlighted questions you can ask your agent when first meeting them. These will help you gain valuable insight and benefit from your relationship with them.

Three Of Our Favorite Food Trucks in Astoria | 2022

Best known for its diverse restaurants on Broadway and Ditmars, Astoria also has some of the best food trucks you can find in Queens (in our opinion, that is). As said by NY Eater, “Few neighborhoods anywhere in New York can rival the diversity of cuisine running through Astoria, from storied Greek institutions and fresh seafood to Brazilian and Thai.” We’ve chosen three of our favorite food trucks in Astoria that give a range of classic to hip.