Welcome to Astoria

Discover trendy restaurants, modern art, and waterfront properties all in this northern Queens neighborhood. You’ll find Astoria’s laid back rhythm and lower price points a refreshing respite from nearby Midtown Manhattan.

Key Details

Attributes

luxury condos, waterfront properties, elevated train, lgbtqia friendly, single family homes, waterfront parks, historical walks, modern art, museums, schools, unique architecture

LOCATED IN QUEENS, NYC

Commute Times
Columbus Circle 26m. by train, 36m. by car
Grand Central 23m. by train, 37m. by car
Union Square 30m. by train, 40m. by car
Wall Street 39m. by train, 39m. by car
Nearest Subways
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  • r transit
  • n transit
  • w transit
Boundaries
East to West 81st St. to the East River
North to South The East River to 36th Ave.
Nearby Neighborhoods Long Island City, Sunnyside, Woodside

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Astoria
Vibrant and unique modern architecture against the backdrop of old-school New York.

Local artists infuse the neighborhood with a spark of irony without going full hipster while multi-generational families maintain Astoria’s authentic old-school street cred.

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What to expect:
An artistic edge with a spotlight on social life.

In Astoria, you don’t sacrifice your nightlife. Close to Midtown Manhattan, the neighborhood is a quick getaway for those who want quality time socializing with friends without the oppressive crowds.

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The lifestyle:
An abundance of opportunities to stay active, eat well, and explore the neighborhood.

From jet skiing in the East River to cozying up on a bench with a friend and your favorite food truck meal, Astoria serves both adventurous and solitary locals alike.

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Unexpected appeal:
A plethora of cultural institutions.

This exuberant and inclusive neighborhood boasts views of the city, trendy restaurants, beer gardens, music venues, parks, schools, museums, and its own movie studio.

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The market:
Mid price points and plenty of vacancies in newly developed condos and remodeled homes.

Young professionals enjoy new luxury condos with personal terraces overlooking prewar buildings and single-family brick homes. The mix between new development and historical homes is palpable.

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You'll fall in love with:
Astoria Park’s view of the city, eclectic architecture, and the inclusive community.

In Astoria, there is something for everyone, so you don’t need to go to Manhattan for culture, but it’s ideal for commuters who desire accessible public transportation to the city by train, bus, and ferry.

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