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West New York, New Jersey is located in the New Jersey Palisades along the Hudson River and considered a part of the New York metropolitan area. West New York is also situated at the highest elevation point in all of Hudson County, and views of the waterfront, downtown, and New York City are some of the most breathtaking around. Are you ready to experience your exquisite view from your new West New York condo? Start your West New York condo search now!
West New York, NJ Shopping
If you enjoy shopping, then relocating to West New York is perfect for you. Not only does the West New York community host a wide range of shopping and dining experiences, from affordable, handmade, and trendy to unique, upscale, and scrumptious, but with the close proximity and quick access to New York City, you have an entire world of choices at your finger tips.
The main shopping area is along Bergenline Avenue and the Urban Enterprise Zone that covers 49th to 67th Streets. Bergenline Ave is home to over 300 retail stores and restaurants. In the Urban Enterprise Zone-often called the Zone- there are many benefits to encourage employment and shoppers get the added bonus of only paying a 3 1/2 % sales tax rate instead of the regular 7% statewide tax rate.
West New York, NJ-A Blend of Cultural Songs
With its close proximity to New York and Ellis Island, it is no surprise the West New York area also boasts the proud history of immigrants from all around the world. There are restaurants, shops, and events that reflect the mixture of cultures and traditions, along with historical museums and records retelling the journeys past West New York residents endured to enjoy the freedoms of America.
Year around Bergenline Avenue is the main route to numerous parades reflecting the numerous cultures that make up the diverse residents. There is an Italian Parade, a Cuban Parade, a Scottish and Irish Parade, and many many more that share traditional songs, dances, crafts and foods for parade goers to enjoy in a family friendly atmosphere.Residents also get to enjoy the fantastic Memorial Day Parade festivities, which draw families from neighboring areas of New Jersey, as well.
West New York, New Jersey Schools
If your move to the West New York, NJ area will mean relocating your children, you have no need to worry. West New York area children will attend the West New York School District, which is one of 31 Abbot Districts statewide, which offers free preschool for three and four year olds, as well as ensuring the schools are receiving equal state funding and offering the same advantages as wealthier school districts. There are six K-6 elementary schools, West New York Middle School for grades 7 through 8 and Memorial High School for grades 9-12. There are also two Private school choices with St. Joseph of the Palisades Grammar School and Our Lady of Libera.
West New York, NJ Relocation
With our customized MLS, you can start your search now of the West New York, NJ real estate MLS to find West New York, NJ homes for sale. If you are moving from another area or state, you will find our West New York, NJ Relocation Guide an invaluable resource to help you get settled. Our West New York, NJ Home Buying Guide will also help you with about the local real estate market and tips for making your home buying experience smooth.Should you have other questions, simply contact me, Walter Burns, your expert West New York, NJ real estate agent for more information.