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New York is known for having one of the most expensive real estate markets in the World. While it can be difficult to find affordable housing around the city, The Bronx stands out as one of the best places to live. The Bronx is known for having hard working people who love their community. Here is a look at some appealing neighborhoods in The Bronx.

 

Riverdale

Riverdale is known for being one of the more family friendly neighborhoods in The Bronx. Riverdale is also known for being one of the safest areas in The Bronx. Riverdale has many elite private schools. The community is diverse and there are community events every few weeks. Riverdale would be considered an ideal place for people who want to enjoy a quiet life.

 

Highbridge

Highbridge is located near Yankee Stadium and the Harlem River. Highbridge is known for its great architecture and Victorian homes. There are plenty of rental units that date back almost 100 years. Single and multifamily housing is also available.

 

Mott Haven

Mott Haven is located in the South Bronx, and is home to many industrial and residential properties. Mott Haven has been completely transformed, thanks to a number of recent investments. Future plans call for multiple towers with apartments and retail stores, as well as the opening of the Clock Tower Lofts. Mott Haven is also home to the Bertine Block Historic District.

 

Woodlawn

Woodlawn is known for its ample selection of great restaurants. Woodlawn has become a popular settling area for millennials who want to enjoy a thriving social life without having to overspend.

 

Grand Concourse

Grand Concourse is named after the lengthy thoroughfare that stretches across South Bronx. The Grand Concourse features Tudor, Arc Deco, and Beaux Arts apartments. The historic neighborhood has undergone a successful renovation. Yankee Stadium, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, and the Edgar Allan Poe Cottage are located in the Grand Concourse. The community is known for being quiet and work oriented.

 

Fordham

The neighborhood surround Fordham university, and is the home of the Bronx Zoo, Paradise Theater, and New York Botanical Garden. Fordham Road is a popular tourist attraction, as the district features a large number of stores for those who enjoy shopping. Arthur Avenue is home to many different bakeries and restaurants.

 

University Heights

The majority of University Heights residents are Bronx Community College students. The neighborhood is energetic, and housing is affordable.