62 16TH ST in Gowanus

Gowanus

Quiet Fun nightlife On the rise Young crowd

Gowanus is an area of South Brooklyn in between Boerum Hill, Red Hook, Carroll Gardens and Park Slope.

Gowanus is separated from neighboring Red Hook by the Gowanus Expressway and has the Gowanus Canal running through it. The bay of Gowanus was the first site of the Dutch settlers when they arrived in Brooklyn and its convenient waterfront location meant the area has been economically and historically significant for a long time.

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Building Mix

  • 22% Walk-Up
  • 19% Townhouse
  • 14% Pre War
  • 11% New Building
  • 10% Brownstone
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Descriptions of 62 16th St

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. I have apartments available in the neighborhood and would love to help you out. Public transportation and locally-owned businesses. Allan Obando (Jul 2012)
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. Several have stops in Park Slope, including the F train at Fourth Avenue, Seventh Avenue and 15th Street and Prospect Park/Prospect Park West. Quiet building, Outdoor space, Off-street parking, Restaurants nearby, Shopping nearby, Quiet neighborhood, School nearby, Tree-lined block. Ed Hassan (Sep 2012)
4 story multi-family top floor walk-up linoleum floors. John Young (Aug 2012)
war building, Tree, lined block. Nr Subway (R Train Tiles. Andrew Thomas (Apr 2012)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • R N D Prospect Av (0.13 mi)
  • G F 4 Av (0.38 mi)
  • G F Smith - 9 Sts (0.49 mi)
  • R N D 9 St (0.49 mi)
  • R N D 25 St (0.52 mi)

building details

Floors: 4
Units: 8
Floor area: 7932
Year built: 1931

Building Median Rents

2br: $2,000

Nearby Schools

P.S. 124 Silas B. Dutcher
Elementary
515 4 AVENUE
P.S. 133 William A. Butler
Elementary
211 8TH STREET
P.S. 295
Elementary
330 18 STREET
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
Magnet School Of Math, Science And Design Technolo
Elementary
511 7 AVENUE
P.S. 039 Henry Bristow
Elementary
417 6 AVENUE
M.S. 51 William Alexander
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
350 5 AVENUE
P.S. 172 Beacon School Of Excellence
Elementary
825 4 AVENUE
P.S. 107 John W. Kimball
Elementary
1301 8 AVENUE
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