A free ferry ride from Manhattan is family-friendly Staten Island. Staten Island Real Estate boasts historic architecture and lush gardens. As one of the five major boroughs of New York City, Staten Island is home to about half a million residents spread across 102.5 square miles. Staten Island is unique from the rest of NYC with its suburban-style of living among parks, nature preserves and beaches.
Staten Island - Residence Styles
Staten Island is a neighborhood with a rich history evident in its residences. A notable number of the Islands historical Dutch-style homes still stand from colonial days. Though they are now historical markers, they serve as inspiration for much of its housing consisting of charming stand-alone residences built in complimentary styles. Expect homes of character with clapboard styling and small casement windows. Italianate, Tudor Revival and Greek Revival homes speckle across this quaint neighborhood to add to its diversity.
Staten Island - Transportation
Getting to and from the island is easy. A free, ferry ride on the Staten Island Ferry will have you in Manhattan in 25 minutes. Drive northeast across the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge and you will find yourself in Brooklyn. If you find yourself trying to get to Jersey, there is the Outerbridge Crossing, Goethals Bridge and Bayonne Bridge.
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