Throgs Neck, a peaceful waterfront Bronx neighborhood, is attractive to families looking for a good quality of life and a combination of suburban lifestyle with easy access to Manhattan. Nestled between two waterways, this area is located between the Throgs Neck and Whitestone bridges with easy access to Bruckner Boulevard making it a unique location that offers the best of both worlds.
Throgs Neck offers a great lifestyle combined with an economic boom
The Throgs Neck area is in the midst of an economic boom with many new businesses including an interesting array of restaurants and bars along East Tremont Avenue and other popular areas. During the warm weather, there's an increase in the boating community and water sports such as kayaking and sailing. Many of the beautiful new waterfront condos offer the added bonus of convenient boat slips.
In addition to contributing to the area's active lifestyle and tax base, this growth also means more jobs. At the same time, it's easy to find affordable single family, two family, and condo homes.
When it comes to the important subject of education, Throgs Neck offers a total of nine primary and secondary schools with many highly rated institutions. Among many other dance and music schools, Performers Edge Dance Academy, an excellent, family oriented dance studio dedicated to the art of dance, is a very popular choice for children and parents.
Planned Future Growth
The areas growth is definitely on a major upward swing with expansive future plans that include a new shopping center that's currently under construction along with a lavish $100 million dollar plus golf course slated to be managed by The Trump Organization. The state of the art golf course is scheduled for completion in 2014.