Real Estate & Homes
Yonkers is a great place to live, work and raise a family. Yonkers has a rich history; dozens of distinct, desireable and liveable neighborhoods; great schools and parks; a lively culture and attractions; and a pro-business environment.
We know that for many Yonkers residents, purchasing a home is the most important investment they’ll ever make. That’s why whether you’ve already invested in our City, or are considering moving to Yonkers, we want to make your real estate transaction, construction or renovation project as convenient as possible. The City’s Housing and Buildings Department team of engineers, architects, inspectors and other professionals is here to answer any questions you may have.
For business owners and developers, the City’s experienced staff of economic development professionals is available to assist Yonkers’ businesses in becoming more competitive, provide information on financial incentives and programs, encourage the development of quality affordable housing and promote sustainability and green development.
Yonkers Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Know your responsibilities as a property owner
Find forms and permits
Read the Building Code
Read the Zoning Ordinance