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Best Neighborhoods for Families on Long Island

Best Neighborhoods for Families on Long Island

Even in the worst-case scenario, a home buyer in the Long Island area won't see their house depreciate in value. This means that now is a good time to purchase property in the Long Island area, because your property will either go up in value, bringing you a profit in a few years or stay the same and not lose you any money. However, some towns are better fit for a young, growing family.


Neighbors for Young Families

We suggest that you choose a community with prices that are stable. This will ensure that your property will hold its value if you decide to sell your home down the line. Between 2 counties, 13 townships, 205 villages, and hamlets, and over 2 million people — so where should you buy your home? Consider one of these options:


Plainview, Nassau County

Ranked the top city on Long Island, Plainview is a quaint suburban hamlet with easy access to major highways and train stations. Plainview’s schools are excellent, and the area holds many large shopping centers and parks.


East Meadow, Nassau County

East Meadow is an unincorporated hamlet which holds some of Long Island’s largest parks and top school district — which was ranked second in the entire state of New York. It is also known for its great growth potential.


Commack, Suffolk County

While Commack was first settled for its rich soil and farmland, it’s now known for its quick access to highways, making commutes a breeze, and its family-oriented atmosphere.


North Bellmore, Nassau County

North Bellmore is ranked among the topmost family-friendly neighborhoods in the entire state of New York. This city is also a quick ride from state beaches.


West Islip, Suffolk County

This south shore town is extremely family-friendly and offers a fantastic school system. There are also plenty of activities, such as clubs and cultural enrichment organizations.


Merrick, Nassau County

Located on the south shore of Long Island, Merrick is one of the top maritime cities for young families. This town has an abundant amount of community parks and activities, with Jones Beach just a short 10-15 minute drive away. Merrick’s school districts also rank some of the best on the island.

Whether you are a multiple home owner or first time home buyer on Long Island, P.T.R.C., Inc. is here to help you. Here at P.T.R.C., Inc., we are determined to help our clients pay the lowest amount of property tax as required by law. Contact us today to see how we can help you: info@ptrc.com






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