168 21st Street


Quiet Families Near park On the rise

Greenwood, also known as Greenwood Heights, is a neighborhood in South Brooklyn with Park Slope to the north, Sunset Park to the south, Windsor Terrace and Prospect Park to the east and the Gowanus Bay to the west.

The area is a spacious and green one, with the historic and sprawling Greenwood Cemetery giving the district its name.

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Building Mix

  • 30% Walk-Up
  • 20% Pre War
  • 13% Townhouse
  • 9% New Building
  • 6% Private House

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Descriptions of 168 21st Street

Park Slope is characterized by its historic buildings, top-rated restaurants, bars, and shops, as well as close access to Prospect Park, the Brooklyn Academy of Music, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, the Brooklyn Museum, the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, and the Central Library (as well as the Park Slope branch) of the Brooklyn Public Library system. 1 in New York by New York Magazine citing its quality public schools, dining, nightlife, shopping, access to public transit, green space, quality housing, safety, and creative capital, among other aspects. Allan Obando (Jun 2012)
Located in Park Slope South on 21st Street near to 4th avenue, this finished abode is only 4 blocks in either direction to the Prospect Av [R] Train and 25th Street Stations providing for a convenient, less than 10 minute ride to Atlantic Termial, Barclays Center for All Train Access. Zee Grant (Jul 2013)
The commercial impacts of the renewal can also be seen along the popular Fifth Avenue stretch, where numerous banks and bars have replaced old neighborhood staples such as the Salvation Army and once popular dollar stores. Similarly, on Seventh Avenue, many small family-owned bookstores and coffee shops saw a reduction in clientele when Barnes and Noble and Starbucks appeared in the neighborhood. Nina Morrow (Jul 2011)
Great Location, Park slope south, Gowanus, Greenwood Heights, Short walk to all Bars, Cafes, Restaurants and all your shopping needs on 5th avenue, Conveniently located near Transportation. Omar Saeed Butt (Aug 2014)
Live-in super, Intercom, Quiet neighborhood, School nearby, Restaurants nearby, Shopping nearby, Outdoor space, Easy street parking, Close to Shopping, bars and resturant. Justin Cortijo Brown (Jan 2013)
With large windows for plenty of natural light, intercom, hardwood floors and a modern kitchen with upgraded cabinets, new stainless steel appliances and marble counters. Pet friendly (upon approval of course Near local trains for a short commute to The Barclays Center, The Atlabtic Mall, The LIRR Atlantic Terminal Station and Manhattan. Lena Martinez (Mar 2014)
Restaurants nearby, Shopping nearby, Near subway Glenn Edwards, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Rapid Realty DUMBO, LLC 140 Plymouth Street Brooklyn, NY 11201 Cell. Glenn Edwards (Jun 2012)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • R N D 25 St (0.21 mi)
  • R N D Prospect Av (0.29 mi)

building details

Floors: 4
Units: 16
Floor area: 9800
Year built: 1930

Building Median Rents

1br: $1,750

Nearby Schools

New Voices School Of Academic & Creative Arts
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
330 18 STREET
J.H.S. 088 Peter Rouget
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
544 7 AVENUE
P.S. 295
330 18 STREET
P.S. 172 Beacon School Of Excellence
825 4 AVENUE
P.S. 124 Silas B. Dutcher
515 4 AVENUE
Magnet School Of Math, Science And Design Technolo
511 7 AVENUE
Sunset Park High School
High school
P.S. 133 William A. Butler
P.S. 107 John W. Kimball
1301 8 AVENUE
P.S. 039 Henry Bristow
417 6 AVENUE