Our Community

Whether we're browsing the local farmer's market, catching a local baseball game, or strolling through Central Park, we love taking advantage of the amazing opportunities our city has to offer. 

With parks, playgrounds, cafes, and an Ivy League university all within walking distance, the West Side is a wonderful community to raise a family.

Fun Facts About Our Neighborhood
 

Name: Upper West Side (UWS)
Hyper-local nickname: Morningside Heights
Schools within walking distance: 6
Playgrounds: 5, including the wonderful Heckscher Playground
Best neighborhood bet: Columbia University
Our go-to spot: The neighborhood diner
Where to get a strong margarita: Rosa Mexicano
Walk time to Hudson River Park: 2 minutes; to Central Park: 7 minutes
Museums nearby: Museum of Natural History, Children's Museum, Museum of Art & Design

 

Neighborhood wins (l-r): Local coffee shop, Heckscher Playground in Central Park, the Children's Museum, eating at our fave diner


Columbia University in our backyard!

Columbia University in our backyard!

Trying kronuts from a local bakery

Trying kronuts from a local bakery

View from a run in Central Park

View from a run in Central Park