• Bloomberg News Takes Note of Westchester's Transformation

  • JULY 25, 2017 | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, INFRASTRUCTURE, REAL ESTATE, TRANSPORTATION, YOUNG PROFESSIONALS

  • Westchester County Association Makes News Once Again

  • As Transit Oriented Development and Westchester’s healthcare, life sciences and biotech industries proliferate, people are taking notice.

    According to a report in this week’s Bloomberg News, since 2011, developers have built or proposed over four dozen residential and commercial projects in Westchester, which now is focused on smart city sustainable growth and high-speed broadband. A little over 11,200 apartments within a half-mile of a Metro-North station are planned or have been built, and commercial projects are on the rise. "Westchester [is trying] to attract a new type of office tenant and resident," wrote David Levitt.


    “Going back years ago, you had Fortune 500 companies moving into Westchester, you had people looking for three- and four-bedroom homes in a suburban community,” said William M. Mooney, Jr., president of the Westchester County Association, the area’s booster organization. “Now you look 30, 40, 50 years later, and you’re seeing a very different kind of transformation taking place.”

    Read the article. Click here.

  • Reader Comments

    No comments have been posted. Be the first!

    Post a Comment