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)
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)
1 month security, 1st month, $40 Credit Check. David Spencer (Apr 2010)
Laundry in building Rent Stabilized. Jose Lopez (Aug 2010)
Common Courtyard, Laundry Room. Building Amenities. Jennifer Blanchard (Sep 2014)
NEAR Easy street parking. Rapid Realty BedfordStuyvesant (May 2012)
Pre-war building. Tree-lined block. School nearby. Laundry room. Simon Day (Jul 2012)
Outdoor Space. Jason Pierre (Jul 2011)
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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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