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Transportation – Train Schedule/Bus Schedules & Moving Companies!

DSC03340   New Rochelle can be reached via The Metro North Transit Authority : http://web.mta.info/mnr/html/planning/schedules/ If you would like to download the app – click here:  Good for bus services, trains, etc. DSC03341

If , for some reason, there is a problem on that line,  Crestwood Train station can be easily reached on the Harlem Hudson Line, and it is always nicer to know in the event of a problem. Bus Services:  There is a great app as noted above  – or click on here  for more information.

its-time-to-move-to-a-new-office-100257601Moving Companies:  Every one asks for a good moving companies. It all depends upon whether you are traveling long distance then perhaps you would like to utilize a larger moving company (so they do not sub contract part of the move to other companies), and if local – always good to use local, qualified and well known services. All companies are different, charge different fees.. so it is always good to interview several companies to find the right fit for you.

1:  J & B Moving and Storage: (914) 576-1631 
2) Morris Moving – 914 699-0049
3) Collins Bros. 914 834-0048
4) Barr Bros – 914 762-8542
5) Gold Moving 914 949-6333
6) Quigley & Fraoli  914 835-1200
7) Flat Rate Movers  212 -988-9292
8) Al’s Movers – 1800-766-3229 Junk Removal :

And of course – whenever you are moving, you might have some ‘junk’ to dispose of.. Ron’s Trucking is local, and as Ron will inform you , he has 40 men and 9 trucks available 7 days a week!   914 423-1773.

There is a rainbow at the end of your move, relocation and future home decision…

I am here to make your life easier. Call me!rainbow-100904

Welcome to New Rochelle!

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Founded in 1688  New Rochelle is a city of over 77,000 residents, is known as the “Queen City of the Sound”, and it truly is a wonderful historic city.   With its  approximate 2.7 miles of coastline, it borders Larchmont and Pelham, and is just 30 minutes by express train to New York City.  New Rochelle consists of approximately 13.2 miles, and is well known for being a popular site for movie companies and advertising agencies with  its mid-century modern homes, beautiful Colonials, and Classic Tudor Homes.

New Rochelle offers three colleges  5 Elementary Schools, 2 Middle Schools and one High School with approximately 3300 students (the largest in Westchester), and the only high school in Westchester to boast a planetarium.

There is a thriving commercial area with restaurants galore,  beautiful art galleries, a waterfront community (while 2.7 miles also features off-shore islands  and the actual shoreline length is 9.3 miles). There is a municipal marina with storage for kayaks too , beach clubs, a rowing club, parks galore,  access to the Leatherstocking Trail, A club for runners with their famed yearly “Paine to Pain Half Marathon race” , tennis clubs, and the Sheldrake Lake is now a nature conservancy.

New Rochelle offers Tudor homes, colonial homes, Georgian Colonial homes and some splits and ranches when residents of long ago had sold of portion of their larger lots, and the smaller homes were built.  There are  stunning homes throughout New Rochelle, homes owned by Embassies, and homes in all price ranges. We  have  private tennis clubs, beach clubs, golf clubs, hiking trails and a wonderful  dog park for your pooch. New Rochelle celebrated its 325th Anniversary in 2013.

There are so many different areas in New Rochelle, each with its own unique title,  Wykagyl Park, Paine Heights, Forest Heights, Beechmont, Larchmont Woods, Lake Isle, Manor Park, Sutton Park,  Bayberry, Residence Park, Rochelle Park, Glenwood Lake, Bonniecrest, New Bonniecrest, Davenport Neck, Wilmot Woods, Premium Point, Kensington Woods,  Riviera Shores, San Souci, Echo Manor and Northfield.

While you  are contemplating your future abode, you might need transportation schedules, and further along in the process perhaps a moving company.  Here is a link  for those moving companies, the MTS Schedules and even a  junk removal company if you are moving locally!

Come and visit, you will not be disappointed!

New Rochelle is GREAT!