Somers Real Estate
Somers is a beautiful town in northern Westchester County, NY, which offers great suburban life with convenient access to Lower Westchester, Connecticut and a reasonable commute to Manhattan via the Metro North Railroad to Grand Central Terminal. Explore what Somers has to offer for families looking for spacious homes in a Highly Rated Westchester school district.
Somers is located conveniently off of Interstate 684 – which traverses Westchester in a North-South direction. White Plains and Interstate 287 is a mere 25 minutes south, offering all of the amenities of big-city living. Interstate 84 is minutes away, which offers access to Danbury, Connecticut and other points East, as well as the Lower Hudson Valley in the opposite direction.
Commuting from Somers to Manhattan
For Commuters, the Harlem line of Metro North has a convenient stop in Golden’s Bridge. This offers one-hour express trains into Grand Central Station in midtown Manhattan, a very reasonable commute from Northern Westchester. 125th Street Station in Harlem is accessible on this line as well, which offers an easy transfer to Hudson and New Haven line trains as well as New York City Subways and a quick trip to Yankee Stadium.
The Somers Central School District serves the town. This High Ranked Westchester school district provides an array of academic services, extracurricular activities and numerous, highly competitive athletic teams. Another high school option is John F. Kennedy Catholic School. Also located in Somers, this coeducational high school offers grades 9-12 as well as a top-notch athletic program competing against other top Catholic schools in the region.
Somers Town Centre is located in the heart of Somers. Offering restaurants, light shopping, and various other stores, this easily accessible shopping center is a great place to stop for a bite to eat or to run a quick errand. Nearby, a new Decicco & Sons Grocery store is anticipated to open in 2019. This gourmet chain, offering a variety of food options, is located across the street from the Heritage Hills Community, and is known as one of the best premium markets in the area. Other chain supermarkets are located nearby and within easy driving distance.
For all of the outdoor enthusiasts, Reis Park is located in Somers and offers amenities for all types of activities. There are various fields for the athletes, as well as a spacious and fun playground for all of the little kids.
There are also numerous outdoor hiking trails and fishing spots located either within the town or a short drive away. Bicyclists love to traverse the winding roads of the town – just remember to be safe!
Another great option for young families is Muscoot Farm. Located on Route 100, just minutes away from Somers, this farm museum offers fun for all ages. Take a hayride during the Halloween season, or walk around and see the various farm animals on the property. Parking is easy and close by, and you won’t want to leave!
Numerous restaurants line the town and the surrounding areas, offering an array of foods for all culinary tastes. And end your night at King Kone ice cream stand. This immensely popular ice cream stand just over the town border in Katonah, NY offers a wide variety of dessert options. Please be prepared to wait as the lines build up quickly!
Broker Commission Rebates in Westchester
Are you shopping for new homes in Somers or for any other type of Westchester Real Estate in particular? NestEdge Realty offers up to a 2% broker commission rebate. Or in other words, we split our commission with you. It’s Cash-back on a Westchester Home Purchase. And the rebate is higher than you would receive with Redfin. Is your agent offering that?