A view of the New York skyline from Hunter's Point South


Lonely Planet says "Queens is the best US Destination for 2015"

Posted on 12/10/2014 by New Yorker

With just a few days remaining before the deadline strikes for applying for an apartment at Hunter's Point South in the borough of Queens in New York City, Lonely Planet has just named "Queens" as the best place to visit in the USA.

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Sneak Peek at Hunter's Point South under Construction

Posted on 12/6/2014 by Big Apple Writer

With Phase 1 of the Hunter’s Point South Development nearing completion and the end to the application period for the affordable housing lottery approaching, we thought it would be a good time to give you a glimpse of what the newly constructed housing complex would look like.

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Hunter's Point South Developers host "Party in the Park"

Posted on 11/15/2014 by New Yorker

To celebrate the mid-point of the application period for its 925 affordable apartments, the Hunter's Point South developers – Related Companies, Phipps Houses and Monadnock Development – and NYC Council Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer are inviting New Yorkers to attend a Party in the Park today, Saturday, November 15th from 1pm to 4pm.

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New York City's Citi Bike coming to Hunter's Point South

Posted on 11/13/2014 by New Yorker

In the first phase of a massive expansion, Citi Bike is slated to come to Long Island City and the Hunter's Point South neighborhood in the spring of 2015. The public bicycle sharing system serving parts of New York City has announced that it is officially expanding its operations to the Queens waterfront. According to Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer’s office and subsequent media reports the area is likely to be equipped with 10 docking stations, although some of these sites may be up for review while others added.

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Hunter's Point South takes off with 25,000 applicants in first week

Posted on 10/24/2014 by New Yorker

The New York Observer reported on Friday evening that according to Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer, in the first week of the Hunter's Point South Affordable Housing Lottery, about 25000 persons have already applied. These figures are considerably higher than earlier estimates, indicating that the project's marketing phase has gotten off to a flying start.

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Hunter's Point South Development - A New York City Pictorial

Posted on 10/20/2014 by New Yorker

New York City’s massive Hunter’s Point South development has been on the receiving end of acute media attention, heightened public interest and an influx of new inquiries and applications. Many are awestruck by the incredible beauty of this developing Long Island City project, but if you have ever wondered about how incredible it might look when the final construction team is gone, you should defintely view this amazing New York pictorial.

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HuntersPointSouth.com

HuntersPointSouth.com is a free resource designed to provide visitors with information about the new and exciting Hunter's Point neighborhood in Long Island City New York, including the Hunter's Point South Development, Hunter's Point Parks, including both Gantry Plaza State Park and Hunters Point South Waterfront Park, the surrounding areas, events, and the incredible views of the Manhattan skyline. The website serves as a complete guide to the Hunter's Point community for New Yorkers and tourists alike.

Please note that HuntersPointSouth.com is not officially linked to the City of New York Parks and Recreation.