The neighborhood of Financial District can be found in the city of New York, New York.
Financial District offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. It is very easy to find energetic places in this neighborhood. There are often masses of people around, there is an excellent selection of entertainment venues, and with its around 20 bars, there are options for nighttime activities. Main streets, including Front Street, are very good for those who enjoy going out. The greenery in this part of the city is not very prominent; however, it is very easy to access parks in the neighborhood, since reaching one is very easy from a lot of houses for sale and there are about 20 public green spaces close by for residents to discover.
The predominance of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of Financial District is an important part of its character. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About three quarters of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and one quarter are occupied by owners. Most housing in this neighborhood was constructed prior to the 1960s, during its biggest housing boom.
It is very convenient to access both a general and a specialty grocery store by walking from most homes for sale in Financial District. In addition, owing to 500-odd restaurants and cafes in this area, there is almost always a place to get some food or drink just around the corner. An excellent variety of clothing stores is also available within a very short walking distance, for instance on Fulton Street. In terms of education, it is a very short walk to access primary as well as high schools from most houses for sale in Financial District. Locals benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.
This part of New York offers house buyers the choice between various methods of transportation. This area is home to a great public transit infrastructure thanks to many nearby rapid transit stations with access to the A | 8 Avenue Express Line, R | Broadway Local Line, 3 | 7 Avenue Express Line, 2 | 7 Avenue Express Line, Z | Nassau St Express Line, W | Broadway Local Line, 1 | Broadway - 7 Avenue Local Line, J | Nassau St Local Line, N | Broadway Local Line, Newark - World Trade Center Line, D | 6 Avenue Express Line, C | 8 Avenue Local Line, 5 | Lexington Avenue Express Line, 5X | Lexington Avenue Express Line and 4 | Lexington Avenue Express Line, and around 40 nearby bus lines. Walking is also very practical for house buyers in Financial District; carrying out day-to-day needs is very convenient on foot, and there are also a very large number of businesses nearby. Biking is especially convenient in this neighborhood since Financial District has a very good cycling infrastructure, and a bike share station can always be found in close proximity.