Take a look on my website and find many apartments to choose from for price and location.
The great thing about JH is the ability to commute easily between Long Island and Manhattan.
Buses and Trains can be taken at 74th Street/Roosevelt to Manhattan, also on 82nd Street towards Roosevelt Ave. you can take the Q32 that runs up to Madison and 34th Street.
If you drive, you have the Brooklyn Queens Express Way on 69th Street and Northern.
Grand Central via 34th Ave towards 114th Street
Or 81st Street Towards Astoria Blvd.
Besides the commute, the many cultural restaurants to suit your taste buds and at near distance. Most deliver and are open late. During the summer, we have parades, and many fairs.
As well a 365 day farmers market on 34th Ave. and 79th Street.
Jackson Heights is close but yet comfortable and affordable to live. Very well maintained area, and great school district. Check : http://www.schooldigger.com for more info.
Interested: Ready to buy in the area? Please call me at Tania F, Exit Realty First Choice, Cell: 646-355-5874.
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People live in Jackson Heights for various reasons -- e.g., its diversity, its food, its location relative to midtown and LaGuarida, its convenient and multiple public transit choices, etc..
So what you mean by "hot," as Anna notes, is up to you.
If you can define that term more specifically, I'm sure several of us can give you our opinion of the answer you seek.
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