Founded in 1870 from a merger of the Village of Astoria and surrounding hamlets, Long Island City later became part of New York City in 1898. Currently making it's mark on New York real estate with new construction along Center Boulevard, Long Island City is home to the greatest concentration of art spaces in any of New York's five boroughs and the famous Silvercup Studios calls the area home. With a growing luxury condo market and a cultural scene that rivals it's more storied neighbors, Long Island City's skyline continues to evolve.
Home to the famous Pepsi-Cola sign that looks back at Manhattan over the East River, Long Island City is sometimes thought of as an extention of Midtown Manhattan with a many residents commuting daily via the 7 train. With new luxury developments such as L Haus, The Foundy at Hunters Point, and The View dotting the landscape, Long Island City is a quickly becoming a force in the New York residential scene with residents drawn to it's eclectic art venues, bars, and restaraunts. One of the most rapidly developing neighborhoods in New York, the Long Island City skyline is a testament to contemporary style and modern living.
The Echelon, located at 13-11 Jackson Avenue in Long Island City, is a 13-story luxury residential building containing 54 units. With views of both the Manhattan skyline and the East River, the spacious apartments here contain a number of remarkable luxury living features, and residents get access to a number of amenities as well.
Located in Long Island City, Five27 offers studios, one- and two bedroom luxury apartments in one of New York City's hottest residential markets.
Long Island City is one of New York City’s fastest growing neighborhoods, and you can now become part of this locality by choosing a home from the 20 residences for sale at The Bindery, located at 47-34 11th Street.
Long Island City is in the process of a renaissance, with new, luxurious buildings being raised regularly. The Industry is one of these buildings, a gorgeous space filled with studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom residences to suit every lifestyle.
Inside these spacious homes are large windows that flood the residencies with natural light and provide beautiful views of the city. The designer kitchens feature stainless steel appliances and real oak cabinetry, while the bathrooms have his and her sinks and Italian porcelain tile.
Long Island City is the host of yet another superb development by the Toll Brothers. Featuring amenities such as gardens, gyms, playrooms, and rooftop decks, home never felt so comforting.
One Hunters Point brings pristine Manhattan real estate quality into bustling Long Island City. Just a subway stop from Manhattan, One Hunters Point offers convenient commuting and 5-star amenities.
The Vista, located at 44-15 Purves Street, is a new luxury condominium building in Long Island City. Besides being treated to residences that have been designed using the traditional principles of feng shui, residents here are also given access to a number of amenities, which include a roof deck, a gym, a yoga studio and more.