Arverne Advances by the Sea



A plan to create a new beachfront community in New York City is starting to take hold at Arverne by the Sea, a development on the Rockaway peninsula in Queens that eventually will house 2,300 families. Since the development broke ground in 2003, nearly 850 units have been completed and occupied, an attractive collection of three-story town houses built using coastal architectural styles. Many homes have sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean….