New Queens animal shelter will not be a ‘no-kill’ but it’s not what you think. It’s better
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When Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Tuesday that the city’s executive budget proposal for fiscal year 2017 includes $10 million for two new full-service animal shelters in Queens and in the Bronx, many QNS readers asked if the shelters would have a no-kill policy. QNS reached out to the Mayor’s office as well as […]

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Million dollar home with stunning views of iconic Queens bridges for sale in Beechhurst
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An opportunity like this gorgeous Victorian doesn’t happen very often, never mind in such a hot real estate climate now enveloping Queens. This one’s got all the bells and whistles, plus jaw-dropping views of two of the Borough’s most iconic bridges and your own balcony from which to view them. We’re now on the full […]

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Two co-op open houses in Queens this weekend offer a great opportunity for first-time homebuyers
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The first glorious weekend of spring will soon be upon Queens and it’s sure to bring with it avid prospective homebuyers, who’ve been chomping at the bit these past few weeks for good weather to do some serious house hunting. Don’t be left behind. In this volatile real estate market, homes are being scooped up […]

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What’s taking so long? Little Neck wonders when Marathon Parkway will be repaved
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Marathon Parkway in Little Neck feels more like a bumpy, country road than a city street these days. Community members in the area voiced their concerns about the Department of Transportation‘s (DOT) delay in resurfacing Marathon Parkway between Little Neck Parkway and Northern Boulevard. “They need to do this quickly because going over these lumps and […]

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Here’s the list of Queens neighborhoods with the most expensive housing prices
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Want to know where your Queens neighborhood stacks up in terms of housing prices? PropertyShark, a real estate data provider, compiled a list of the top 25 most expensive Queens neighborhoods from Jan. 1 through March 31. The data is based on residential properties including single-family homes, condos and co-ops sold between those dates. Only neighborhoods with […]

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