The neighborhood of Tremont is situated within the city of New York, New York.
Tremont offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. There are many things to do in this part of the city to check out. Even though there are few nearby entertainment venues, there are often crowds of people around, and with its a few nightlife venues, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink since they are generally located very close by. Main streets, such as Tremont Avenue, are great for those who enjoy going out. This neighborhood also features a small amount of greenery; more specifically, residents will find that there are relatively few tree-lined streets. However, getting to green spaces from most locations within the neighborhood, including Park, is very easy since there are about 10 of them nearby for residents to discover.
The predominance of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of Tremont is an important part of its character. This neighborhood offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Roughly 95% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by renters whereas owners occupy the remainder. Most of the housing growth in this area took place pre-1960.
Home buyers will value the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from all houses for sale in this area. Besides public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. Concerning eating, property owners in this part of the city will value that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Additionally, with over 150 restaurants and a few cafes, Tremont is a very good area in which to eat out. It is also especially easy to get to a variety of clothing stores on foot.
Tremont does not require use of a car as several other modes of transportation are available. This neighborhood has an excellent public transit system by reason of 3 rapid transit stations (Tremont Av Station, 182-183 Sts Station and 174-175 Sts Station) on the B | 6 Avenue Express Line and D | 6 Avenue Express Line, and a few nearby bus lines. Traveling on foot is also very feasible for home buyers in Tremont; running common errands is especially convenient, and a very large number of businesses of different types can be found as well. This neighborhood is bicycling-friendly as this neighborhood is home to a fairly good cycling infrastructure.