Long Island Real Estate
Long Island, part of New York is situated to the southeast of the city and prides itself on being home to stunning beaches, harbors, and beautiful local history. At 120 miles long and 23 miles wide (at the largest point) it makes up one-third of New York's state population. Many Hollywood films, such as The Godfather, The Wolf of Wall Street, Crocodile Dundee II, Men in Black, and John Wick, are captured in Long Island due to its stunning properties and romantic beaches.
Advantages Of Purchasing A Long Island Home
This beautiful island is not only famous for its Hollywood stars, but it also has many advantages for those simply wishing to relocate. A child-friendly area with a low crime rate, it is increasingly becoming more appealing to young families. Riverside and North Bellport are the most cost-effective areas for those wishing to relocate at a lower cost, with house prices and the cost of living considerably lower than New York’s average. Schools here are also elite; Massapequa High School has a graduation rate of 94%, the best in the region. For those wishing to further their studies, the universities in Long Island and their possible studies are endless, with over 20 colleges and universities available to attend. St Johns University prides itself on programs in insurance; Long Island University offers amazing healthcare programs whereas the award-winning Adelphi University offers programs for biology or business. These are just to name a few but there are many more to explore. Transport is also readily available at all locations across the island, having 3 airports, 3 ferry landings, multiple subways, railroads, and several major highway services. The bus schedule can get you anywhere you need to remote.
Properties in Long Island are highly sought after due to the incredible lifestyle opportunities available for its residents. With 13 towns and 95 villages, there is something for everyone, whether it be the busy town center life or the quiet village lifestyle, there are regions and prices to suit all potential buyers looking to buy their Long Island home.
For more information on any of our Long Island properties, get in touch with one of our team members at Team Rivera today. We will be happy to assist you in your search from start to finish, aiming to find you your dream home!