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    544 Union Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
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    Studio $3,713
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    5/5 sofia on Dec 29, 2022

    the apartment is very good, i like these apartment

    4/5 Anonymous on Jan 31, 2022

    I have lived in the building for a little over a year. The location is great and the staff is wonderful. So glad I signed a 2 year lease!

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    568 Union Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
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    1 BED $4,744
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    4.5/5 Anonymous on Oct 30, 2023

    I have lived here for a month and loving it so much so far! The staff are all lovely and make me feel welcomed and safe. Very convenient location to the subway and to the park!

    3.5/5 Anonymous on Sep 7, 2022

    If you check rental websites, many current tenants are subletting their units. Many are also leaving. The best thing about this building is the staff, that's it. Noisy neighborhood (like living on the LES), inconsiderate neighbors, constant emails from management asking tenants to be courteous to others due to various issues all the time. Check the hidden yelp reviews. I didn't stick out my lease.

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    12 Eckford Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222
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    Studio $3,150
    1 BED $3,590
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    5/5 Anonymous on Oct 30, 2023

    This building is very clean, the manager and all the personal are very professional.

    5/5 Oren N. on Oct 26, 2023

    We've recently moved in. We love the building, the cleanliness and the staff!

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    470 Dean Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217
    Studio $2,450+
    1 BED $4,095
    2 BEDS $4,984+
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    1515 Surf Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11224
    1 BED $3,175
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    58 Linden Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11226
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    461 Dean Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217
    Studio $3,395
    1 BED $3,995+
    2 BEDS $6,375
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    544 Union Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
    Studio $3,713
    1 BED $4,575
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    777 St. Marks Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11213
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    846 HART STREET, BROOKLYN, NY 11237
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    117 9Th St, Brooklyn, NY 11215
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    519 5Th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215
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    568 Union Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211
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    415 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238
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    427-433 Dean Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217
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    572/572A Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205
    Studio $5,750
    2 BEDS $2,450+
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    45-47 Second Avenue Residential, New York, NY 10003
    2 BEDS $6,000
    4 BEDS $8,000
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    12 Eckford Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222
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    40 Linden Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11226
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    1238 63 STREET, BROOKLYN, NY 11219
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    379 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238
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    34 Berry Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249
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    805 St. Marks Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11213
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    1133 Manhattan Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11222
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    185 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, NY 11215
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$3,558/mo Brooklyn, NY average rental price, November 2023
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Brooklyn, NY is $3,558.

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Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Brooklyn, NY last updated?

Prices and availability in Brooklyn, NY were last updated on 21 Feb 2024.

What are the best apartments in Brooklyn, NY?

The best apartments in Brooklyn, NY are: 470 Manhattan, 544 Union, 568 Union, 415 Washington Avenue and 572/572A Myrtle Avenue.

What is the average rent in Brooklyn, NY?

The average rent in Brooklyn, NY is $3,558. Start your search for apartments in Brooklyn, NY now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Brooklyn, NY?

The price range for a studio apartment in Brooklyn, NY is between $413 and $7,000. View all studio apartments in Brooklyn, NY.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn, NY?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn, NY is between $476 and $6,108. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Brooklyn, NY now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn, NY?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn, NY is between $413 and $8,000. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn, NY.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn, NY?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn, NY is between $2,121 and $6,200. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Brooklyn, NY.

What type of rental buildings are in Brooklyn, NY?

In Brooklyn 69% of the housing is rented out compared to 31% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 27% of Brooklyn’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 71% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 1% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Brooklyn, NY?

The average age of rental buildings in Brooklyn is 61 years old, with 16% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 12 stories, of which 12% are garden-style apartment communities, 74% are mid-sized buildings, and 43% are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

What apartment floorplans are common in Brooklyn, NY?

Rental apartments in Brooklyn come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 5% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 13% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 6% of all rentals in Brooklyn. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

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Living in Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn, one of New York City’s five borrows, is known for its vibrant lifestyle, spacious parks, trendy neighborhoods and big-city amenities. Brooklyn has a humid subtropical climate, with plenty of precipitation and cloudy days. Temperatures vary from 28°F to 84°F year-round, although they rarely drop below 15°F or go above 91°F. With its rich cultural and arts scene, plenty of rooftop spots for dining and partying and beautifully landscaped parks, Brooklyn draws in renters of all ages and backgrounds that contribute to the city’s diversity.

Renting in Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn’s affordable and trendy neighborhoods cater to all budgets and lifestyles. Cobble Hill, Park Slope and Carroll Gardens are family-friendly neighborhoods with quaint streets and expansive mansions. Living here gives renters access to high-ranking schools, parks and transit options. North Brooklyn is very popular among renters due to its proximity to Manhattan. Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Downtown, Gowanus and Williamsburg are the hip areas of Brooklyn, so rents tend to be higher here. These neighborhoods typically have high-rise apartment buildings near shopping, restaurants, bars and nightlife venues. For renters who are on a budget, Bushwick, Prospect Heights, Crown Heights and Bedford–Stuyvesant have more affordable rental options. These neighborhoods have a mix of apartment communities, Victorian-style homes, vintage townhouses and pre-war buildings. Renters will likely be required to pay an application fee when applying for rent in Brooklyn and renter’s insurance is mandatory. A security deposit may be required before signing the lease and renters usually pay for utilities.

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Shopping in Brooklyn, NY

There are plenty of shopping opportunities for Brooklyn renters. Gateway Center, Kings Plaza, and Atlantic Terminal Mall are the largest malls in the borough, home to almost every popular clothing, jewelry and food chain. City Point BKLYN, Canarsie Plaza, Liberty View Industrial Plaza and Caesar’s Bay Shopping Center are some of the smaller malls in the area. Grocery shopping and home goods are provided by chains like Wegmans, Target, Whole Foods Market and Costco, as well as local grocery like ShopRite and Foodtown. Brooklyn is also home to local stores selling vintage and custom-made goods, clothing boutiques, specialty and craft stores.

Transportation in Brooklyn, NY

Interstate 278 and New York State Route 27 run through Brooklyn and connect it to other New York City boroughs. In addition, several bridges provide easy access to Manhattan, Queens and other boroughs. Owning a car is optional in Brooklyn due to the highly developed public transportation system and walking or cycling infrastructure. The New York City Subway and the Franklin Avenue Shuttle provide subway services in every neighborhood throughout the city and connect it to other boroughs. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) also offers several express and regular bus routes in and out of Brooklyn. Local taxis and ridesharing services like Uber, Lyft and Juno are also available for renters who favor convenience. Ferry transportation is provided by NYC Ferry, NY Waterway and SeaStreak. The nearest airport providing passenger flights in and out of Brooklyn is the John F. Kennedy International Airport, located 12 miles away. Other nearby airports include LaGuardia Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport.

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