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4/5 rating details
  • Childcare 4/5
  • Clean & Green 4/5
  • Cost of Living 4/5
  • Eating Out 3/5
  • Gym & Fitness 4/5
  • Internet Access 4/5
  • Lack of Traffic 4/5
  • Medical Facilities 4/5
  • Neighborly Spirit 4/5
  • Nightlife 2/5
  • Parking 4/5
  • Parks & Recreation 4/5
  • Peace & Quiet 4/5
  • Pest Free 4/5
  • Public Transport 4/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 4/5
  • Shopping Options 3/5
  • Safe & Sound 4/5
  • Schools 4/5

"Putnam County's pretty southeast corner..."

Southeast is a town in the southeastern corner of Putnam Valley comprised of the attractive hamlets of Brewster and Brewster Hill. It contains a hodgepodge of homes in varying sizes and architectural styles as well as condos and apartments. The area is pretty with pristine lakes and has a quiet, rustic charm while still retaining ameneties and being close to both Connecticut and Westchester County. The town also has two train stations and commute time to Grand Central is anywhere between seve... Full review
  • Great educational programs
  • Proximity to Connecticut, NYC and Westchester
  • Diverse business
  • Great for families
  • Great for outdoorsy types
  • Nightlife is lacking
Recommended for
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  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • LGBT+
  • Hipsters
  • Students
  • Country Lovers
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  • Beach Lovers
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