Quiet, cultured, and bonafide Brooklyn; it's the community, heritage, and creativity that make this one of the most amazing areas on the planet. Newbies, locals, families, and more will feel right at home here.
You'll fall for
The brownstones. And the people. Again it's bonafide Brooklyn.
Where to Eat & Drink
Milk & Pull. An incredible coffee shop with stellar sandwiches.
Walk Score: 94
No car necessary to thrive here.
Transit Score: 91
The G and A gets you where you need to go with ease.
Bike Score: 79
Quite bikeable! Stop to stare at the incredible architecture and sites intrinsically linked to Black culture.
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:
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.
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.