Bronx home values out of the park thanks to Yankee Stadium

It’s that time of year again: birds are chirping, the sun is out and baseball season is in full swing. Buying a home near a ballpark requires a bit of patience -- especially with traffic -- but may give way to higher home values than the surrounding metro, according to Trulia’s latest research. Yankee Stadium, in particular, lifts home values 81.7 percent higher than the New York City metro area. The median home value in the New York City metro is $407,379, but within a mile of Yankee Stadium, homes cost a median of $740, ...