Living in the Village of Larchmont NY
By Ruthmarie Hicks
(Keller Williams NY Realty - 120 Bloomingdale Road #101, White Plains NY 10605)
Tucked away right on the shore of the Long Island Sound, the Village of Larchmont is a world away and just 35 minutes by train from the hustle and bustle of Manhattan. Larchmont is a desirable community and homes for sale in Larchmont sell very quickly – even in a slow market. In 2005 CNN/Money and Money Magazine ranked Larchmont 11th in their 100 best places to live survey. The village itself is located in the town of Mamaroneck and many homes with the Larchmont post office are actually located in the unincorporated area of the town of Mamaroneck. The same holds for the school system with only one elementary school (Chatsworth Ave.) being located within the village of Larchmont. Prior to the turn of the century, Larchmont was something of a resort community for the wealthy of New...