488 MARION ST in Bedford - Stuyvesant

Bedford - Stuyvesant

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Bedford-Stuyvesant, or Bed-Stuy as it’s often called, is in the north central part of Brooklyn.

It borders Williamsburg to the north at Flushing Avenue and Crown Heights to the south at Fulton Street, and spans from Classon Avenue to Broadway. One of Brooklyn’s oldest established neighborhoods, it can be a great alternative to the more expensive Brooklyn neighborhoods closer to Manhattan, with a charm all its own.

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Building Mix

  • 37% Brownstone
  • 18% Walk-Up
  • 12% New Building
  • 9% Pre War
  • 7% Other
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Descriptions of 488 Marion 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)
Street is quiet, around corner from Chauncey J train, 4 blocks to L-Aberdeen, 4 blocks to C-Rockaway, busses B25, B60, and B20 in two block radius. Dominique MacConnell (Jun 2013)
There's plenty of fast food and bargain shopping on Fulton St while foodie restaurants continue to pop up at an ever increasing pace. Ahmad Hassan (Jul 2012)
Black and white checkerboard marble tile, dark wood, french doors, spacious rooms, quiet street. Kim Hill (Jul 2013)
Building is cable ready Utilities Included. Woody Francois (Jun 2013)
1st month's rent and security deposit. David Ngo (Jul 2012)
Restaurants nearby. Quiet neighborhood. Edward Gomez (Jun 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • J Chauncey St (0.1 mi)
  • C A Rockaway Av (0.27 mi)
  • L Bushwick Av - Aberdeen St (0.33 mi)
  • C A Broadway Jct (0.39 mi)
  • J Broadway Jct (0.4 mi)

building details

Floors: 2
Units: 3
Floor area: 2700
Year built: 1899

Nearby Subway Stations

  • J Chauncey St (0.1 mi)
  • C A Rockaway Av (0.27 mi)
  • L Bushwick Av - Aberdeen St (0.33 mi)
  • C A Broadway Jct (0.39 mi)
  • J Broadway Jct (0.4 mi)

Nearby Schools

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  • P.S. 073 Thomas S. Boyland
  • K-8
  • 251 MCDOUGAL STREET
  • P.S./ I.S. 155 Nicholas Herkimer
  • K-8
  • 1355 HERKIMER STREET
  • P.S. 045 Horace E. Greene
  • Elementary
  • 84 SCHAEFER STREET
  • P.S./I.S. 137 Rachel Jean Mitchell
  • K-8
  • 121 SARATOGA AVENUE
  • Mott Hall Iv
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 1137 HERKIMER STREET
  • Eagle Academy For Young Men Ii
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 1137 HERKIMER STREET
  • Aspirations Diploma Plus High School
  • High school
  • 1495 HERKIMER STREET
  • J.H.S. 296 The Halsey
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 125 COVERT STREET
  • P.S. 178 Saint Clair Mckelway
  • K-8
  • 2163 DEAN STREET
  • Brooklyn Collegiate: A College Board School
  • Secondary School
  • 2021 BERGEN STREET
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