Convenience meets culture in Whitestone.
The Queens neighborhood has plenty of housing options to choose from. The real estate ranges from single-family homes and large estates to mid-rise apartment complexes and co-ops. Once a go-to destination for nineteenth-century Manhattanites looking to build sprawling mansions, Whitestone features both historical facades and modern development. People flock to the area for its upscale housing and convenient access to shopping, dining, and cultural institutions.
Growing families are drawn to the area for its host of family-friendly activities and active community participation. A network of tidy parks and gardens break up cozy residential districts. Bustling shopping and dining districts boast a string of gourmet bistros, local eateries, small shops, and art galleries. Local, family-owned businesses are a fixture in the area, adding to the neighborhoods small-town feel.
Outdoor recreation is a big draw for residents and visitors alike. Favorite pastimes in the area include hiking, biking, skiing, camping, and swimming. Beaches, ski venues, and woodlands are the perfect distance away for a day-trip or relaxing weekend. With Manhattan just a short drive away, residents enjoy easy access to world-class cultural institutions and shopping districts.