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Found 17 blog entries for July 2017.

A $4 million dollar job is in the studies, being conducted by the MTA. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has proposed a light rail from Staten Island to New Jersey. This will be called the West Shore Light Rail.

The West Shore Light Rail was mentioned in a previous time.  The project itself would run 13-miles along Richmond Valley to Elm Park then, in that time, will connect to New Jersey over the Bayonne Bridge.

A light rail, in general, is an electric railway which is able to operate a single to multiple train cars at one time. The system could be located on the ground level, have aerial structures, and even be included on streets. Light rails are normally powered by electric wire over the cart itself.

The West Shore Light…

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When you think of Staten Island, many do not jump to the idea of it being an architectural destination. The borough is rich in history and landmarks that include a variety of fascinating buildings with Greek Revival and “haunted” Victorian Mansions, to even an American architect and interior designer Frank Lloyd Wright original.

  1. The Ambassador Arms: We are kicking this list off starting on the North Shore of Staten Island. On 30 Daniel Low Terrace, you will find the classic and charming Art Deco apartment building known as the Ambassador Arms. Built in 1932, designed by architect Lucien Pisciotta, the exterior features a unique design with ornate blue, orange, and gold terra cotta trim. The lobby of this apartment building, which once houses…
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PRICE REDUCTION! 8828 19th Avenue is a Two Family Semi-Attached for sale in Bath Beach, Brooklyn. This home has 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom, with a large back and side yard for this corner property

Learn more about this listing by clicking the link below! If you are interested in this home, give our office a call today! (718) 966-9669 

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PRICE REDUCTION! 19 Borg Court is a One-Family Detached for sale in Port Richmond. This home has 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms with shiny oak hardwood floors, family room with fireplace, large eat-in custom kitchen with cherrywood cabinets, granite counters & stainless steel appliances, and a full finished walk out basement with side entry.

Learn more about this listing by clicking the link below! If you are interested in this home, give our office a call today! (718) 966-9669

Admire the way we market a listing? Begin the process of marketing your home by finding out your home’s worth: http://www.realestatesiny.com/home-evaluation.php

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The fear of your meter running may be a thing of the past soon! The city announced that drivers can now pay for parking in Brooklyn and Staten Island with their cell phones.

The Department of Transportation (DOT) created this plan to roll our phone payment systems for city parking meters. It began in December of last year, in Midtown, Manhattan, the system first launched. Eventually, it rolled out for the rest of Manhattan and the Bronx. Now, the app, Park NYC, rolled out to Brooklyn and Staten Island in May. It has yet to be launched in Queens. (UPDATE: Now available in Queens as of July 18th, 2017!)

Developed by ParkMobile, the ParkNYC app enables you to use your credit card connected on your phone to pay for your parking meter, without…

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