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Old 12-19-2006, 01:50 PM
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help i need advice about staten island..is it pretty? less commotion? any good areas for apartments? moving back to ny but dont want to live in the city at all!
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Old 12-19-2006, 02:17 PM
Location: NYC / SI
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South Shore is downright suburban. What does pretty mean to you? There are a lot of nature areas and greenbelts, but upstate, it is not. There are certainly quieter areas, by comparison to the rest of NYC. By comparison to rural NC, I would say not so much.
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Old 12-19-2006, 09:21 PM
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Location: NJ
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Staten Island is congested, and has changed alot I left 7 yrs ago but my sister still lives in Staten Island.....The South Shore is nicer.....however be prepared to pay alot of money for a home. good luck moving back
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