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Getty Square : Real Estate Advice

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Sat Mar 25, 2017
Kathy Burgreen answered:
As a Westchester resident for 30 years and a former realtor, allow me to provide you with facts:

1. Getty Square is located in zip code 10701. The area from Herriott Place (St. Joseph's Hospital) going north to High Street and from the Hudson River going east to Ashburton Ave. / Saw Mill River Rd. intersection has been a very poor neighborhood since around 1970. This includes the area around Getty Square. The area also has a high crime rate.

2. The city of Yonkers did invest money to improve Getty Square but they are limited with funding and Yonkers needs to spend money to improve neighborhoods and schools - money they do not have. Don't expect Yonkers to improve the area anytime soon. They don't have the money to do so. Yonkers has had money management problems for years.

3. Zip code 10703, 10701 (from Glenwood Ave. going north), 10704, 10710 and 10705 (by the Bronx border) are all average to very good neighborhoods to live in. They are safer than the area around Getty Square. Just be prepared for higher prices.

4. As for the foreclosed homes in the Getty Sq. area, what do you expect? The area has housing projects, welfare residents, rehab centers, halfway houses for released inmates, etc.
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Wed Apr 20, 2016
Bnqmnchjns answered:
lucy......10703 is not ghetto...10701 is though......10705 is not ghetto either.......The problem with Yonkers is every other municipality in Westchester sends it's welfare, ghetto, no wanna work hood rat trash to0 Yonkers ... more
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Sun May 3, 2015
Christopher Pagli answered:
It is off of South broadway, down the street.

Chris
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Mon Jan 20, 2014
Jennifer Zucco answered:
Good evening

Yes, absolutely there are available apts that accept cats. Feel free to email me directly for a full detail list with photos.
Please provide me with location or locations, how many rooms, parking or no parking and price range.

All the best,

Jennifer Zucco
Charles Rutenberg Realty
(914)562-7575
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Wed Dec 4, 2013
Rey Hollingsworth Falu answered:
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Christopher Pagli answered:
Hi, What property are you inquiring about?

Chris
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Fri Nov 15, 2013
Rey Hollingsworth Falu answered:
Honesty is the best policy. Give them the address. Demonstrate your responsibility and ability to meet their criteria for renting. If they are put off by your situation, then you don't want to live there.
@ AskReynet.

Rey Hollingsworth Falu
Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker
Houlihan Lawrence - Bronxville

Direct 917-855-0277
rey@askrey.net
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Mon Oct 14, 2013
Carmen Vega answered:
Enough to get you by a block up on Lake Ave, walking towards the park on Park and Lake. There are more stores and supermarket and banks on Palisade Ave and Roberts.. It's north from 130 Glenwood. Good Luck! ... more
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Tue Feb 26, 2013
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Hi Lisa, your best bet is a portfolio lender since they will have more flexibility and will be willing to take the risk with such a large down payment. I would be happy to recommend you to a good friend of mine who is a portfolio lender. ... more
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Thu Jan 31, 2013
Keith Jean-Pierre answered:
This website is great for all the information you are looking for:

http://www.greatschools.org/

Good luck with your move!
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Sat Dec 11, 2010
Drizzle answered:
What is he talking about?
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Wed Nov 24, 2010
Robin Lynch answered:
Hi Angelique,

You can check out the following link for public transportation in Westchester County.

http://transportation.westchestergov.com/

Robin Lynch
Keller Williams Realty Group
914-315-6182
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