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5LibertyImage This three family home is located at 5 Liberty Way and is available for sale. Applications to purchase this newly renovated home are now available.

This three family home sits on a .54 acre lot and includes 3 two bedroom units, large covered porch on 1st floor, deck off the 2nd floor, all units are separately metered for heat and hot water, fire spinkler system. ample parking, full basement, stoage shed over two car garage. 

The Town of Somers is located in northern Westchester, adjoining the towns of North Salem to the east, Carmel in Putnam County to the north, Yorktown to the west and the towns of Lewisboro, Bedford and New Castle to the south. The Town occupies 33 square miles, most of which is located in the Croton Watershed, which is part of the New York City reservoir system. The hamlets of Lincolndale, Shenorock, Granite Springs, Purdys, Baldwin Place and Amawalk are located within its borders.

5 Liberty Way is in the Amawalk Hamlet. Major shopping is available on Route 6 at the Somers Commons Shopping Center and the Jefferson Valley Mall. Shopping is also available on Route 202 in Yorktown Heights. Somers Commons Shopping Center has a Super Stop & Shop, a pharmacy, bakery, bank, Home Goods, Chili’s restaurant and more. Jefferson Valley Mall is a major retail center including Macy’s and Sears.

The Westchester Bee-Line Bus System offers two buses directly from the Somers Commons Shopping Center. The #16 bus departs to Peekskill approximately once an hour from 8 a.m. through 10 p.m. and the #77 bus travels to White Plains three times between 6:00 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. and returns from White Plains between 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. The #15 bus stops in Yorktown Heights and stops locally between Yorktown and White Plains. Croton Falls, Purdy’s and Goldens Bridge on the Harlem line are the closest Metro North Stations ranging from 5 to 8 miles away. The train provides access to Manhattan via Grand Central Terminal and services White Plains along the way. The nearby Taconic Parkway provides easy car access to lower Westchester and New York City and to points North.

The properties are located in the Somers Central School District that includes three elementary schools, one middle school and one high school.

Somers offers extensive recreational facilities, including Reis Park, Lasdon Park & Arboretum, Muscoot Farm and the Angel Fly Preserve. The Parks and Recreation Department provides diversified programs for all age groups. The library is located in Reis Park offering free informational, recreational and cultural resources and programs.

There are numerous clubs and community organizations including the American Legion, League of Women Voters, Friends in Service Helping (FISH), the Northern Star Quilters Guild, and a Community Branch of the YMCA of Central-Northern Westchester. The YMCA offers before and after school programming and a summer camp.

Somers is known for being the “cradle of the American circus”. Hachaliah Bailey erected the Elephant Hotel in honor of his elephant that toured in the old-style circus. It is a National Historic Landmark which is currently the Somers Town Hall.

Eligibility Requirements: In order to qualify for this homeownership unit, the household income must be at or below 80 percent of the area median income (AMI) for Westchester County and this must be the primary residence of the homebuyer. See HUD Income Guidelines.

Details:

Unit Type Quantity Sale Price
Floor Plan
Three Family Residence Ownership Unit

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$185,000

Floor Plan

Applications Due: Lottery is complete, Applications are still being accepted and will be placed on waiting list.

For More Information and How to Apply: Applications are currently available in English and Spanish. Please see the Brochure, which is also available in Spanish. For more information, contact the Housing Action Council by e-mail at hac@affordablehomes.org, or by phone at (914)-332-4144.  

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