Whether you agree that Astoria is over or not, there's no arguing its increasing popularity. Below, sellers hosting open houses this weekend for those considering planting roots. For good measure, we've thrown in a few options in neighboring Jackson Heights, too, in case you want to keep your options open.
35-05 72nd Street, Apartment 4F, Jackson Heights. A one-bedroom in a pet-friendly co-op with on-site laundry and storage facilities. Asking price: $295,000. Open house: 12 noon to 1:30 pm.
2620 21st Street, Apartment B7. A 760-square-foot one-bedroom condo with views of the neighborhood and Manhattan beyond; includes an in-unit washer and dryer. Asking price: $629,000. Open house: Friday, January 15, by appointment only.
30-85 Vernon Boulevard, Apartment 6K. A two-bedroom, two-bath in a doorman building on the waterfront. Washer and dryer included. Asking price: $649,000. Open house: Sunday, January 17, 2:30 pm to 4 pm.
34-17 84th Street, Jackson Heights. A circa-1927 renovated, landmarked brick townhouse with four bedrooms and a yard. Asking price: $1.275 million. Open house: Friday, January 15, by appointment only; Saturday, January 16, 1 pm to 3 pm.