[Annadale] has “that suburban touch, it’s still a quaint little village,” says Fred Shayewitz, a local business owner and member of the Staten Island Board of Realtors (SIBOR)

The Annadale neighborhood of Staten Island has seen a population spike and a 20 percent increase in year-over-year listing prices, the Wall Street Journal reported.

Annadale residents and business owners are looking to manage the community's growth, and preserve the small-town character of the neighborhood.

Townhouses in Annadale can run from $200,000 to over $1 million for a large waterfront home, the Journal said.

The median listing price in the area was $600,000, according to Zillow, representing a 20 percent year-over-year increase.

But residents and business owners are looking to manage this growth and preserve the  small-town character of the neighborhood. READ MORE …

About The Staten Island Board of REALTORS® (SIBOR)

The Staten Island Board of REALTORS® (SIBOR) is the largest not-for-profit trade association in Staten Island, N.Y.

SIBOR exists to enhance the ability and opportunity of its members to conduct their business successfully and ethically; and to promote the preservation of the public’s right to own, transfer and use real property.

Comprised of over 1,600 members, SIBOR serves real estate agents, brokers and affiliated professionals throughout the borough and surrounding areas.

SIBOR is the provider of the Staten Island Multiple Listing Service Inc. (SIMLS), which works as a clearinghouse through which more than 250 local real estate firms exchange information on properties they have listed for sale. Together, its members participate in over 3,000 real estate transactions every year.

All SIBOR members belong to the New York State Association of REALTORS® (NYSAR) and the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR).

SIBOR may be reached at 718-979-0007 and viewed online at http://siborrealtors.com. SIBOR may also be visited on Facebook at “Staten Island Board of Realtors,” on Twitter via @SIBOR, and on YouTube at the Staten Island Board of Realtors and RelevantPR channels.

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