New Forest has much lower crime than average; you'll feel safe walking around in the evening.
If you want a sense of stability in terms of the people you interact with, you're in luck as most homes are owner-occupied in New Forest. The percentage of married couples is high in this neighborhood so you can be sure that you won't be moving to a volatile, adolescent community.
In New Forest, the average listing price dropped slightly to $269,750 this year from a previous $270,636 seen last year. A good number of homes here offer authentic fireplaces that will help keep you and your family warm through winter nights.