The Forest Hills Gardens homes for sale, in the neighborhood in Queens, NY, offer privacy in an upscale community. It is one of the most desired residential places to live in all of New York. Queens is a mere half hour from Manhattan and has numerous attractive parks that offer various activities, such as swimming, hiking, horseback riding, golf, tennis, and so much more. There are endless places to shop and an abundance of attractions to visit.
The neighborhood of Forest Hills Gardens was established over a century ago by Grosvenor Atterbury and Frederick Law Olmsted Jr. It was the first organized garden community in the US and is a beautiful haven tucked away in the middle of Queens, NY. This private area presents exclusive homes priced at a million dollars and above. The homes and lanes are breathtakingly gorgeous, and parking on the street is allowed only by permit.
Forest Hills Gardens is situated alongside the neighborhood of Forest Hills, which consists of both middle and upper-middle class families. The two communities unite in making decisions that benefit the area. Forest Hills is famed for its amazing turn of the century carousel, Austin Street chic shops, fine dining restaurants and Forest Park. The park runs along the edge of Forest Hills and has 538 acres of trees and meadows. The homes for sale in this area run in price from $160,000 to above $500,000 and begin at $1,000,000 or more for a house in the Gardens.