Malba is a neighborhood within New York, New York.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in Malba. To be more precise, there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to discover, like Powell's Cove Park, which makes them very easy to reach. Finally, this neighborhood remains relatively quiet, since there are few people out and about on the streets; however there can be more noise for those who are near Whitestone Expressway.
In Malba, most of buildings are single detached homes, while duplexes and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. The average year of construction for buildings in this area is 1966. This part of New York is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 80% of the population of this neighborhood own their home while the remainder are renters.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away in Malba. Furthermore, those who like to dine in restaurants will have a fair number of options. As far as education is concerned, locals will value the proximity to primary as well as high schools, which are within walking distance from most houses for sale in Malba.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is easy to get around in Malba. The public transit service in this part of New York is good. More precisely, residents have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most properties. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of New York are located in places that are also reasonably conducive to traveling on foot; running daily errands is convenient by walking, and a good number of businesses of different types can be found as well. Biking is very hard in Malba since the bicycling network is not very extensive, and cyclists are faced with quite a few slopes.