518 CHAUNCEY ST in East New York

East New York

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East New York is located East of Brownsville, West of Ozone Park, South of Cypress Hills and North of Jamaica Bay.

If you are unfamiliar with the neighborhood, there are a few things to keep in mind. Rents in the neighborhood are significantly less than those in other parts of Brooklyn and NYC, mainly because of the distance from Manhattan and high crime rates. Many residents can be found in multi-family townhouses and recently-built subsidized single-family townhouses.

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Building Mix

  • 30% Walk-Up
  • 15% Pre War
  • 13% Other
  • 12% Private House
  • 10% New Building
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Descriptions of 518 Chauncey St

Today, the neighborhood is developing from the bottom, with poor immigrants striving to make it and running small businesses, and from the top with newcomers bringing investment and hope. As the neighborhood keeps developing, more higher-income households will continue to come in, accelerating upscale development further. Neil Marriott (Aug 2013)
Less than a block to the Chauncey JZ train, a short walk to the Bushwick Aberdeen L stop, and right near plentiful buslines makes this area a rider's paradise. Broadway and Bushwick Avenue offer plentiful shopping, restaurants, and bars. Ian Evans (Jun 2014)
Includes exposed brick, high ceilings, tall windows, contemporary kitchens with granite counters and stainless appliances, common roof + so much more. Susan Silverman (May 2014)
There's plenty of fast food and bargain shopping on Fulton St while foodie restaurants continue to pop up at an ever increasing pace. Ed Hassan (Jul 2012)
It is located on the second floor and is approximately 2 blocks from the J and Z train lines. Lilly Rhee (Jul 2013)
Tenants have shared yard and access to common rooftop Ask for Michael Rapid Realty NYC. Michael Velasquez (May 2010)
You can rent with whole furnished and unfurnished for less and much much more Building. Gaoussou Ouedraogo (Dec 2011)
The building features a voice intercom system and a Roof Deck with great views of city. Knock-off fast food restaurants neighbor unpretentious art galleries and churches. The neighborhood is on the L line and is minutes from Williamsburg and Manhattan. Mara Harvey (Dec 2013)
Steps from ALL trendy shopping, bars/nightlife, convenience and TRAINS. 1st months rent + security deposit + Broker fee to move in. Abdullah Taraman (Jul 2014)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • J Chauncey St (0.06 mi)
  • C A Rockaway Av (0.28 mi)
  • L Bushwick Av - Aberdeen St (0.4 mi)
  • C A Broadway Jct (0.48 mi)
  • J Halsey St (0.48 mi)

building details

Floors: 3
Units: 6
Floor area: 5460
Year built: 1910

Building Median Rents

2br: $2,150

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 073 Thomas S. Boyland
  • K-8
  • 251 MCDOUGAL STREET
  • P.S./I.S. 137 Rachel Jean Mitchell
  • K-8
  • 121 SARATOGA AVENUE
  • P.S. 045 Horace E. Greene
  • Elementary
  • 84 SCHAEFER STREET
  • P.S./ I.S. 155 Nicholas Herkimer
  • K-8
  • 1355 HERKIMER STREET
  • Mott Hall Iv
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 1137 HERKIMER STREET
  • Eagle Academy For Young Men Ii
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 1137 HERKIMER STREET
  • J.H.S. 296 The Halsey
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 125 COVERT STREET
  • Aspirations Diploma Plus High School
  • High school
  • 1495 HERKIMER STREET
  • P.S. 178 Saint Clair Mckelway
  • K-8
  • 2163 DEAN STREET
  • P.S. 028 The Warren Prep Academy
  • Elementary
  • 1001 HERKIMER STREET
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