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Getting Street Smart: CubeSmart Self-Storage Facility of Co-Op City & Baychester in The Bronx

This is one of a series of articles spotlighting our storage facilities and neighborhoods.

Co-Op City, Bronx, New York CubeSmart self-storage
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CubeSmart Bartow Avenue, while technically located in the Baychester neighborhood, serves Co-Op City, as well. Baychester is a mix of post-war single- and two-family homes where professionals live and grow their families. Across I-95, Co-Op City is one of the largest cooperative housing developments in the country, where approximately 50,000 residents live in 15,372 apartments in 35 high-rise buildings and 7 townhouse clusters.

Co-Op City, Bronx, New York CubeSmart self storage

Convenient to both thriving family neighborhoods in the Bronx, NY, our CubeSmart self-storage facility serves the residents of both for their storage and moving needs.

With over 148,000 square feet of storage space, this Bartow Avenue location provides you with the space to store your Mom's belongings when moving her out of her home, starting a business, or experiencing any other life transition. For your peace of mind, this location provides around-the-clock video recording. Plus, our manager lives on-site.

Co-Op City, Bronx, New York CubeSmart self storage

Whether you're an experienced mover or this is your first time, there are additional amenities CubeSmart offers at this location to aid your transition. Customers can utilize a FREE move-in truck and reliable driver based on availability, or Customers can work with our partner, Simple Moving Labor (SML), at a discounted price for help loading and unloading items from your vehicle. Professional shredding and organizing services, in addition to free Wi-Fi and free lobby workstations, are available to all Customers. Save yourself a trip and pick up professional grade moving boxes along with other packing and shipping supplies while in the store.

Co-Op City, Bronx, New York CubeSmart self storage

CubeSmart teammates aim to serve you in the best possible way, and that's why General Manager Julie Flores can communicate with you in English or Spanish. Here's what a few recent Customers at this location have to say about our service:
"Friendly atmosphere, professional staff. The cubes are wonderfully kept. There are sizes for every need. Great and safe place to store your belongings."—Mono
"Without a doubt best place to place your items in storage. Always upon arrival customer service representative are attentive."—Barri
"Facility is clean, cool and safe."—Mcn77

Get Your Post-Move Grub On

Residents of both neighborhoods love that this area of the Bronx is full of conveniently located shops, restaurants, and entertainment. J.R. Gourmet Deli on Bartow Avenue is a great spot for a post-move bite to eat within walking distance of our self-storage facility, while Villa Barone in the nearby Pelham Bay neighborhood serves a great slice of pizza. For your trusted favorites, the 780,000-square-foot Mall at Bay Plaza and surrounding area offer a multitude of familiar restaurants.

How to Get to Us

At 1880 Bartow Avenue in the Bronx, NYC, you can find us one block west from the BP Atlantis Gas Station. This location is conveniently accessible by bus, with MTA Bus #28, 38, 26, 50, and 23 stopping at the corner of Bartow and Edson Avenues, just two blocks from the store, and the #12 bus stopping at the Mall at Bay Plaza. If driving, take exit #11 Co-Op City Bartow Avenue off I-95.

Around Us

Co-Op City, Bronx, New York CubeSmart self-storage
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Looking for a way to relax and have fun in the area? Three blocks from our store, Haffen Park offers basketball, handball, and tennis courts, in addition to baseball and soccer fields, fitness paths, and outdoor swimming pools. For rich Native American and early-settlers' history, City Island, a tiny island off the Bronx in Eastchester Bay of the Long Island Sound has a historical museum, seafood restaurants, and antique shops, and the Village of Pelham Manor, north of the Pelham Bay Park, is a beautiful little historic village any old home-enthusiast must see.

Are you a proud resident of Co-Op City or Baychester? We'd love it if you shared some of your favorite things about your neighborhood in the comments section below !


We would be excited to welcome new CubeSmart teammates. Check out our available jobs in The Bronx, New York.

Sources

http://www.riverbaycorp.com/newrb/
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/20/realestate/living-in-baychester-the-bronx-a-place-for-renters-to-buy-in.html?_r=0
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/28/realestate/co-op-city-for-affordability-and-open-spaces.html#

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