It's about time the Bronx got its day in the sun, and not just the much-buzzed-about neighborhoods like the South Bronx and the Grand Concourse (read our take on this special co-op-laden spot). This weekend has open houses galore for fans of the borough looking for a new place to call home this new year.
800 Grand Concourse, Apartment LBN. This one-bedroom with an alcove in a co-op with a doorman and valet parking has been newly repainted, and faces a garden. Asking price: $185,000. Open house: Sunday, January 10, 1:30 pm to 3 pm.
1378 Plimpton Avenue. This one-family in Highbridge has three bedrooms, one bath, and a yard. Asking price: $339,000. Open house: Sunday, January 10, 1 pm to 2 pm.
759 Edison Avenue. This 2685-square-foot Throggs Neck brick house has three bedrooms, three baths, a two-car garage, a front and back yard, a porch, and a finished basement—perks not usually associated with city living. Asking price: $474,900. Open house: Saturday, January 9, 2:30 pm to 4 pm.
65-67 Island Point, Apartment 67. Part of a new waterfront project on pretty City Island known as On the Sound, this 1761-square-foot apartment has three bedrooms, three baths, a gas fireplace and walk-in closets. Asking price: $578,000. Open house: Saturday, January 9, 1 pm to 3 pm.