East Elmhurst is a culturally diverse area in the northwest section of the New York City borough of Queens. It is located northeast of Jackson Heights and north of Corona.
East Elmhurst boasts an incredible public transit system so those who live further out can easily get to where they need to. Commuters here save money on gas and public transportation by walking to their destinations, making it a very physically active area to live in.
A sizable number of residents don't actually own their homes in East Elmhurst so in all likelihood there will be many new neighbors moving into the area over time.
The average home listing price in East Elmhurst, currently at $660,999, decreased modestly 4 percent from $688,268 last year. Meanwhile, inventory noticeably declined 18.5 percent to 22 homes for sale, creating an arguably more competitive market for buyers looking to relocate here. Those who enjoy the colonial architectural style will find several property options to choose from around here. The elegance and sophistication of the granite counter tops in East Elmhurst's homes add style and function to a busy, active family.