A Visit To Austin Public, Forest Hills, Queens, NYC

If you’ve ever been to a bar after work in Murray Hill or Turtle Bay and said to yourself, “I wish we had a place like this here in Forest Hills”, then Austin Public is for you. There’s a range of mass market beer on tap, from cheap to less so (Coors Light, Goose Island, Sam Adams, etc.); there’s plenty of long bar to grab a seat at with plenty of TVs playing sports; the crowd is solidly 25 to 35 years old; the music is yell-across-the-table loud; there’s a fully stocked bar but no one will be requesting a cocktail other than a Jack & Coke anytime soon.

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EXCLUSIVE OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY JUNE 18TH 12-2 PM 99-13 ASCAN AVENUE, FOREST HILLS, QUEENS, NEW YORK

FOREST HILLS QUEENS REAL ESTATE
“TWO FAMILY TREASURE”
99-13 Ascan Avenue, Forest Hills, New York
Exclusive Listing of Terrace Sotheby’s International Realty. Conveniently located, this renovated Brick two family townhouse includes a renovated duplex plus basement apartment and a large 1 Bedroom apartment on the third floor. The main floor has a bright open layout that includes a Living Room, Dining Room and Kitchen with door leading out to a private garden and detached garage, a sunny and spacious second floor with two Bedrooms that can be converted back to the original three Bedrooms and renovated Bathroom and a Basement with private entrance, fully finished Family Rom, full Bath and laundry Room. The third floor apartment has treetop views, sun drenched windows and skylight, and a loft like living space with renovated Kitchen open to the Living/Dining area and one large Bedroom which can also be converted back to a two Bedrooms. This home has great income potential and is fully renovated and in move in condition! Property Size: 1,800 sq. ft. approx. Interior Sq. Footage: 2,448 sq. ft. approx. Taxes: 8,093/yr. approx.

THE NEW YORK METS DRAFT BAYSIDE HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL STAR

Photo via Facebook/Danny Alfonzo

Does the (home run) apple fall far from the tree? The New York Mets hope that’s the case with Daniel Alfonzo.

The Mets selected the star infielder of the Bayside High School baseball team — who also happens to be the son of Edgardo Alfonzo, one of the best hitting infielders the Mets ever produced — in the 38th round of this year’s MLB Draft. Continue Reading ›

Teddy Roosevelt’s Visit To Forest Hills Gardens 100 Years After His 1917 American Speech In Station Sq.

Forest Hills and Forest Hills Gardens Real Estate Queens New York City

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Forest Hills Gardens, and has been the site of numerous social activities since its inception some 100 years ago. In the early years, there were annual Fourth of July celebrations in Station Square, that featured “elaborate patriotic programs, parades, games and even a costume ball. ” These celebrations culminated in a huge Fourth of July gathering in 1917, during which Teddy Roosevelt gave his famed “100% American” speech. Despite the fact that the former president was overwhelmed with about 500 Fourth of July invitations, on July 30, 1817. Continue Reading ›

*BROKERS WELCOME* OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY JUNE 11TH 2-4 PM / 67-132 CLYDE STREET, FOREST HILLS, QUEENS, NYC

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“TWO FAMILY TREASURE”
99-13 Ascan Avenue, Forest Hills, New York
Exclusive Listing of Terrace Sotheby’s International Realty. Conveniently located, this renovated Brick two family townhouse includes a renovated duplex plus basement apartment and a large 1 Bedroom apartment on the third floor. The main floor has a bright open layout that includes a Living Room, Dining Room and Kitchen with door leading out to a private garden and detached garage, a sunny and spacious second floor with two Bedrooms that can be converted back to the original three Bedrooms and renovated Bathroom and a Basement with private entrance, fully finished Family Rom, full Bath and laundry Room. The third floor apartment has treetop views, sun drenched windows and skylight, and a loft like living space with renovated Kitchen open to the Living/Dining area and one large Bedroom which can also be converted back to a two Bedrooms. This home has great income potential and is fully renovated and in move in condition! Property Size: 1,800 sq. ft. approx. Interior Sq. Footage: 2,448 sq. ft. approx. Taxes: 8,093/yr. approx.

EXCLUSIVE OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY JUNE 11TH 12-2 PM / 114-05 UNION TURNPIKE, FOREST HILLS GARDENS , QUEENS, NYC

FOREST HILLS QUEENS REAL ESTATE
“FULLY RENOVATED GARDENS TUDOR”
114-05 Union Turnpike, Forest Hills Gardens, Forest Hills, New York
Old world charm converges with modern functionality in this bright, open and newly renovated Tudor that has the look and feel of a detached house, and is part of a fine collection of architecturally distinguished semi-detached homes in Forest Hills Gardens. Features include an eye-catching contemporary designed chef’s kitchen, open to the living and dining areas and perfect for entertaining, with custom cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, vented kitchen hood and counter seating. For energy efficiency, quiet and comfort, 24 new, high-end Marvin windows with specialized sound-resistant laminated glass encase the home, while a 5 zone split ductless Mitsubishi air conditioning system cools the entire house. Additional features include a grand wood burning fireplace in the living room, recessed lighting, abundant closets and storage spaces, a one car garage and ample parking. A private, green backyard overlooks tranquil Whitson Street, while the front-yard is graciously setback. The first floor consists of an enclosed entry foyer, a wide open floor plan with living room, dining room and kitchen, plus a half bath and back mudroom. The second floor has a spacious master bedroom, 2 additional full-sized bedrooms and 1 full bath. The private 3rd floor has a large bedroom with adjoining office/nursery and full bath, which is perfect for a master suite, but can also be used as a guest/in-law suite or work space. Newly refinished basement includes a separate laundry room, half bath and storage. Original wood floors add warmth to this charming residence. Convenient to all transportation and shops. Taxes: $9,000/yr. approx. FHG Maint: $850/yr. approx.

EXCLUSIVE OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY JUNE 11TH 12-2 PM / 99-13 ASCAN AVENUE, FOREST HILLS, QUEENS, NYC

FOREST HILLS QUEENS REAL ESTATE
“TWO FAMILY TREASURE”
99-13 Ascan Avenue, Forest Hills, New York
Exclusive Listing of Terrace Sotheby’s International Realty. Conveniently located, this renovated Brick two family townhouse includes a renovated duplex plus basement apartment and a large 1 Bedroom apartment on the third floor. The main floor has a bright open layout that includes a Living Room, Dining Room and Kitchen with door leading out to a private garden and detached garage, a sunny and spacious second floor with two Bedrooms that can be converted back to the original three Bedrooms and renovated Bathroom and a Basement with private entrance, fully finished Family Rom, full Bath and laundry Room. The third floor apartment has treetop views, sun drenched windows and skylight, and a loft like living space with renovated Kitchen open to the Living/Dining area and one large Bedroom which can also be converted back to a two Bedrooms. This home has great income potential and is fully renovated and in move in condition! Property Size: 1,800 sq. ft. approx. Interior Sq. Footage: 2,448 sq. ft. approx. Taxes: 8,093/yr. approx.

THE GEOGRAPHY OF NEW YORK CITY, WITH JACK EICHENBAUM / UPCOMING TOURS

 

 

UPCOMING TOURS

Forest Hills to Corona
Wednesday, June 14, 6-8 PM

Dominicans, Ecuadorians and Mexicans compete for commercial space in Corona! We end near a choice of latino cuisine . South Americans surround the venerable Little Italy in Corona Heights! Bukharan Jews succeed Russian Jews in Rego Park! Topography stratifies social class! This walk is high in fine-grained diversity. How did it all happen? Meet in front of Ridgewood Savings Bank (Queens Blvd/108 St) E,F,M,R to 71 Ave/Continental Ave.  Fee $20 payable at start of tour. Maximum of 30 participants. Please register/query at jaconet@aol.com Continue Reading ›

OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY JUNE 4TH 12-2 PM / 114-05 UNION TURNPIKE, FOREST HILLS GARDENS, QUEENS, NYC

FOREST HILLS QUEENS REAL ESTATE

FULLY RENOVATED GARDENS TUDOR

Old world charm converges with modern functionality in this bright, open and newly renovated Tudor that has the look and feel of a detached house, and is part of a fine collection of architecturally distinguished semi-detached homes in Forest Hills Gardens. Features include an eye-catching contemporary designed chef’s kitchen, open to the living and dining areas and perfect for entertaining, with custom cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, vented kitchen hood and counter seating. For energy efficiency, quiet and comfort, 24 new, high-end Marvin windows with specialized sound-resistant laminated glass encase the home, while a 5 zone split ductless Mitsubishi air conditioning system cools the entire house. Additional features include a grand wood burning fireplace in the living room, recessed lighting, abundant closets and storage spaces, a one car garage and ample parking. A private, green backyard overlooks tranquil Whitson Street, while the front-yard is graciously setback. The first floor consists of an enclosed entry foyer, a wide open floor plan with living room, dining room and kitchen, plus a half bath and back mudroom. The second floor has a spacious master bedroom, 2 additional full-sized bedrooms and 1 full bath. The private 3rd floor has a large bedroom with adjoining office/nursery and full bath, which is perfect for a master suite, but can also be used as a guest/in-law suite or work space. Newly refinished basement includes a separate laundry room, half bath and storage. Original wood floors add warmth to this charming residence. Convenient to all transportation and shops. Taxes: $9,000/yr. approx. FHG Maint: $850/yr. approx.

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OPEN HOUSE JUNE 4TH 12-2 PM / 67-132 CLYDE STREET, FOREST HILLS, QUEEN, NYC

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COMFORT AND STYLE

Live in this Exclusively Listed stylish townhouse with all the comforts of home. Manhattan loft like space with open floor plan, hardwood floors, chefs kitchen with washer dryer on main floor. Door leading out to a private deck covered gazebo, garden area and enclosed parking. Second floor boasts a renovated full bath, three spacious sunny bedrooms and beautiful hardwood floors.. A fully finished basement with separate room, full bath and entertainment area completes this home perfectly. Fully renovated home with new roof, boiler, and new common driveway paving. Hurry before it’s gone! Property Size: 1,800 sq. ft. approx. Interior Sq. Footage: 1,836 sq. ft. approx. Taxes: $5,993/yr. approx.

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