With its celebrated shopping and real estate developments, Flushing has become the urban center of Queens. The area has largest concentration of Chinese and Korean communities in the city, so it is not uncommon to find the locals frequenting the numerous Chinese bakeries, herb shops, dumpling stands, and other small businesses in the area. The downtown area is often buzzing with local bargain hunters in search of great shopping and dining deals everywhere from local shops to the Flushing Mall. Neighborhood highlights also include Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, the Queens Botanical Garden, and Queens College. Although there are numerous gorgeous single family homes on the market, buyers/renters will also discover multi-family homes, apartments, condos and co-ops available as well.