Long Island City is Queens new "it" neighborhood, and luring more and more residents with its panoramic views of Manhattan and fast commute into the city. This highly sought-after neighborhood boasts fantastic waterfront restaurants, stylish residential developments and a timeless tranquility found its local waterfront parks. If you like the city but need an escape from the concrete jungle, Long Island City is the laid-back neighborhood you will enjoy living in.
You can access the 7, E, F, G, N, Q, R, W and M subway lines in various stations. The 7 and E subways will get you into the city in less than 10 minutes! If you prefer to travel over ground, the ferry will take you back and forth across the East River. The Long Island Rail Road is also accessible within walking distance from the Vernon Boulevard stop on the 7 subway station.