Welcome to Greenwich Village
Trendy community with ambitious residents and laid-back vibes.
Nestled along the Hudson River in the southwestern quadrant of Manhattan, Greenwich Village is an exciting, vibrant community to live in. It’s the perfect spot for those who want to be within close proximity to New York City’s infamous landmarks and activities, but far enough away from the action that they can relax at home. Greenwich Village is the ultimate blend of buzzy and laid-back, and it’s the best spot in the city for young professionals and families to call home.
In Greenwich, you’ll explore everything from spacious brownstones to luxury doorman buildings, each with unique features and ample charm for homebuyers to fall in love with. Green spaces and trendy cafes and boutiques are within walking distance of residences.
What to Love
- Trendy shops, restaurants, and entertainment options
- Friendly, welcoming community
- Close proximity to New York City’s world-renowned attractions
Greenwich Village offers its residents a dense suburban feel, within close proximity to several amazing restaurants and cafes, thrilling entertainment and activities, and community festivals and events. It’s the ideal location for young professionals looking to set down roots, and it’s a tight-knit community where you’ll find lots in common with your fellow residents. It’s where you’ll enjoy spending the morning at the Empire State Building
, an afternoon in Washington Square Park, or the night at one of many local bars. It’s also a great spot for families to reside thanks to the wide-open green spaces and top-notch educational opportunities.
Dining, Shopping and Entertainment
Get your taste buds tingling with the delicious pies served at Prince St. Pizza, a cozy pizza joint that makes guests feel welcome and at ease. Their pizza has gooey cheese, buttery crust, and endless toppings to spare. The women-led Rubirosa is a popular spot among locals, where you’ll dig into inspired Italian cuisine and relax in their dark, romantic atmosphere.
The Shops NYC is a quaint shopping district complete with trendy boutiques and fashionable styles. It’s the best spot to shop in Greenwich Village — you’ll find unique pieces that are sure to make a statement and elegant home decor to spruce up your living space. A couple blocks down from The Shops NYC is an expansive Nordstrom Rack, where you can spend hours perusing the racks and trying on the latest discounted fashion trends. And don’t forget to check out their shoes and accessories to complete your outfit!
Things to Do
Washington Square Park is the perfect blend of green and grey, where you’ll have ample space to lounge about outside and gather at the magnificent arch for rallies or community get-togethers. Another beautiful location to visit is the Little Island, which is crafted from funky stilts that rise from the water and decorated with lush flower beds. There’s also an amphitheater on the man-made island where you’ll enjoy waterside entertainment.
The comedy clubs in Greenwich Village are unparalleled and regularly feature both rising talent and well-established industry professionals, so you’ll have the opportunity to watch some of the best comedic entertainment in the industry. The Comedy Cellar is a particular favorite and puts on multiple shows each night — you’ll likely get a stellar lineup of famous comedians and the best local talent. The Comedy Shop is another local hotspot with fantastic talent and late-night snacks, so you can get both dinner and a show.
Greenwich Village is home to several excellent schools. Top educational opportunities include: