Arverne is a neighborhood within New York, New York.
Arverne is a good neighborhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. This part of New York features a very small amount of greenery; however, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy, such as Park and Dubos Point Wildlife Sanctuary, making them very easy to get to. This part of the city is quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - however noise can be an issue close to the railway line or Rockaway Freeway.
Around one third of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, making it easy to find homes in Arverne, while duplexes, single detached homes, and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. The median year of construction for houses in this part of the city is 1976. This neighborhood also has quite a good selection of housing sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The proportions of home owners and renters are about even.
Both elementary and secondary schools are straightforward to access on foot from any location in this part of New York. In terms of eating, it is very easy to access the closest grocery store by walking from most properties for sale in Arverne. There are also a limited number of choices for those who value nearby restaurants.
Arverne affords house buyers several alternative modes of transportation. It is easy for pedestrians to navigate Arverne, although carrying out daily needs is sometimes difficult on foot. Even though there are few elevation changes to confront cyclists, it is difficult to get around by bike in Arverne since the cycling infrastructure is not especially well-developed. Home owners can depend on public transit to travel in this part of the city due to a few nearby bus lines. Driving is often the preferred method to navigate Arverne. It is easy to come across a parking spot, and most homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway.