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Old 06-27-2008, 03:07 PM
 
Location: in the Bronx
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Hey all,

I would like to gather informations as to part of the bronx is somewhat decent and safe for a young women to move in.

I am looking for a single 1bdr (studio could be fine) to move in. Easy commute to Manhattan but also safe b/c I will be working sometimes late nights. I can afford around 1000-1200 per month.

Thanks
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Old 06-27-2008, 03:52 PM
 
Location: Eastchester, Bronx, NY
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Consider Riverdale in the Northwest Bronx. The 1 goes up there.
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Old 06-27-2008, 04:25 PM
 
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You could try Bedford Park too..
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Old 06-27-2008, 07:25 PM
 
Location: New York City
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Van Cortlandt Village is ideal. The BXM3 express bus takes you down to Midtown, and the 1, 4, and D trains are nearby. Very diverse, very safe and very reasonable (about $850 for a studio and $950-$1000 for a 1 bedroom). Many people in your situaiton have moved to the neighborhood so you'll find friends.
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Old 06-27-2008, 07:43 PM
 
Location: Brooklyn
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How about Morris Park?
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Old 06-27-2008, 07:48 PM
 
Location: Philadelphia,New Jersey, NYC!
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riverdale is fancy
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Old 06-27-2008, 07:53 PM
 
Location: Queens
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You could try Bedford Park too..
Certain parts are bad. The more north you go, the better it gets
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Old 06-27-2008, 10:05 PM
 
Location: BX
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in pelham bay u could easily find a 1 bedroom for 1000 and u would be right next to the 6 train and theres also an express bus to manhattan. u can pm me if u want more info
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Old 06-28-2008, 05:31 AM
 
Location: Bedford Park, Bronx
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Certain parts are bad. The more north you go, the better it gets
Above Bedford Park Blvd. you're fine.
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Old 06-28-2008, 11:23 AM
 
Location: Staten Island, NY
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Riverdale
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