729 LAFAYETTE AVE in Bedford - Stuyvesant

Bedford - Stuyvesant

Families On the rise

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 729 Lafayette Ave

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 (Sep 2013)
I am positive I can find you a space that meets your needs in a neighborhood which caters to your desires. Debra Tomic (Oct 2014)
Laundry room, war building, Easy street parking, School nearby, Tree, lined block. Simon Day (Jul 2012)
Historic Brick Building, Foyer Loaded with Original Detail. Fantastic Location, Less Than a Mile from Pratt. 2 Blocks to G Train. Susan Silverman (Jul 2011)
Quiet and Trendy neighborhood, Restaurants Nearby. Elijah Callender (Sep 2014)
1 month security, 1st month, $40 Credit Check. David Spencer (Apr 2010)
Laundry in basement, Outdoor Space. Jason Pierre (Jul 2011)
Common Courtyard, Laundry Room. Jennifer Blanchard (Sep 2014)
Near Shopping and Subway. Chioma Ogwuegbu (Jun 2013)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • G Myrtle - Willoughby Avs (0.43 mi)

building details

Floors: 4
Units: 17
Floor area: 17600
Year built: 1931

Building Median Rents

3br: $2,200

Nearby Schools

Upper School @ P.S. 25
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
787 LAFAYETTE AVENUE
P.S. 025 Eubie Blake School
Elementary
787 LAFAYETTE AVENUE
Brighter Choice Community School
Elementary
280 HART STREET
Young Scholars' Academy For Discovery And Explorat
Elementary
280 HART STREET
P.S. 256 Benjamin Banneker
Elementary
114 KOSCIUSKO STREET
P.S. 023 Carter C. Woodson
Elementary
545 WILLOUGHBY AVENUE
P.S. 305 Dr. Peter Ray
Elementary
344 MONROE STREET
P.S. 044 Marcus Garvey
Elementary
432 MONROE STREET
Satellite East Middle School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
344 MONROE STREET
Foundations Academy
High school
70 TOMPKINS AVENUE
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