Welcome to Stamford, CT  Community Info

Located just a short train ride into New York City, Stamford is a coastal community that boasts an exceptional quality of life and easy access to many of the region’s top amenities and attractions. Stamford not only has affordable homes but also boasts a vibrant economy as well as great public and private schools. Those looking at relocation options near New York City should take a good look at homes for sale and properties for sale in Stamford. Stamford's motto is "The City That Works!" Did you know the city of Stamford is the fourth largest city in Connecticut with the eighth largest city in New England.

Stamford is a friendly city that exudes a surprising amount of small town charm. It offers a tight-knit feel as well as a mix of historic homes and contemporary homes. The city boasts a wealth of shops, restaurants and galleries to explore and is renowned for its high livability, making it a great place for commuters to New York City and families. Not to mention the robust and splendid corporate downtown center. Downtown Stamford has everything you could imagine with a broad spectrum of points of interest ranging from shopping, restaurants to arts and education.

Education

The city has an affordable and prestigious real estate market with many homes to choose from, including condos, single-family homes, multifamily homes, townhouses and other superb options. The Stamford property market also enjoys modest interest rates and exceptional home values. In addition, the city offers outstanding amenities and attractions for residents to enjoy. The city plays host to excellent public schools as well as branches of renowned colleges like the University of Connecticut, Sacred Heart University and the University of Bridgeport.The Stamford Public School district has magnet programs for several elementary and middle schools. There is a interdistrict magnet high school also available. Plus, there are multiple after-school enrichment programs and clubs available to residents.

Stamford also sports a vibrant and diverse economy with abundant employment options in sectors like media, finance and communications. It offers a robust public transportation system that includes major highways, Amtrak, Metro-North, bus services and regional and international airports. Attractions in the city are plentiful and include Cove Island Park, Cummings Park, the Stamford Museum and Nature Center, the Stamford Center for the Arts and much more. In addition, the city offers easy access to the world-class museums, theaters, parks and entertainment options of nearby New York City.

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A livable and convenient city, Stamford is a great place to live. Those looking at homes and real estate in Stamford should contact a local realtor or real estate agent with The Relocation Group for the best deals and community information available.

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