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Living and working in Western New York

Western New York is not only a great place to work, but itís a great place to live. Known as the “City of Good Neighbors,” Buffalo is often recognized for having some of the friendliest citizens in the country. From performing arts venues to weekend festivals and two national sports teams—there is always something fun and exciting to do in Western New York. Plus, the cost of living is among the lowest in the Northeast.

Buffalo is the second-largest city in New York State with a population of approximately 1.3 million people (including the surrounding metropolitan area). Located on the eastern end of Lake Erie, it’s only a short distance from Niagara Falls and 90 minutes from Toronto.

Western New York is also a great place to raise a family. With many safe and beautiful suburbs and small towns to choose from, you’re sure to find the perfect place to call home.

While Buffalo is at the receiveing end of many cold weather jokes, the truth is Buffalo has some of the more desired weather in the Northeast. With plenty of sunny days, Western New York is a highly sought-after summer destination.

To learn more about Buffalo and the surrounding areas, please choose from the following links:

www.buffalo.com—“Everything Buffalo”

www.buffalocvb.com—Buffalo Convention and Visitors Bureau

www.buffalorising.com—An up-to-date guide of news, arts, events and restaurants in Buffalo.

To learn more about housing opportunities in Buffalo, please choose from the following links:

www.buffaloniagarahomes.com—Designed to help ease the home buying process

Ellicott Development—The largest private landlord in downtown Buffalo

Elks Terminal Lofts—Innovative and unique upscale lofts

Granite Works Apartments—Renovated historic spaces located in downtown Buffalo

Marrano Homes—Western New York’s #1 home builder

Forbes Homes—Custom luxury homes

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