242 S 3RD ST in Williamsburg

Williamsburg

Good transportation Great food Fun nightlife Cool factor LGBT-popular Young crowd On the rise

One of the largest neighborhoods in Brooklyn, Williamsburg has undergone a major metamorphosis in the last decade.

It’s transforming from a traditionally working-class neighborhood to a veritable embodiment of gentrification and urban rebirth. These days, tourists and day-trippers flock to Williamsburg for a little slice of cosmopolitan bohemia.

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Building Mix

  • 28% New Building
  • 13% Walk-Up
  • 11% Luxury Highrise
  • 8% Loft Building
  • 7% Pre War
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Descriptions of 242 S 3rd St

The kitchen boasts brand new stainless steel appliances, the oversized windows throughout the space bring in incredible natural light, and an all new roof deck was just put in and is accessible from a hidden drop ladder in your living space. Paula Manna (Dec 2012)
Located in Williamsburg Brooklyn, this building is close walking distance to both the JMZ subway at Marcy and the Bedford L or Metropolitan L, G train giving you a super easy commute to Manhattan and other Brooklyn Neighborhoods. Brand new marble bathrooms Less than a 5 minute walk to the Marcy J/M subway and less than 10 minutes to the Bedford or the Lorimer L train. Ceiling Fan in the living room A Few units have exposed brick Large windows give off great natural lights throughout every room. Jennifer Doscher (Nov 2012)
Nestled in the vibrant Williamsburg area between the Brooklyn Waterfront, the Williamsburg Bridge, and Metropolitan Avenue, this niche neighborhood is uniquely accessible on foot, bike, car, and public transportation. On an easy stroll through the neighborhood, you will find a grand mix of small business and new pop-up boutique storefronts on every street. Sandy's favorites include Caracas Arepas Restaurant (Venezuelan cuisine) and PIPS Ping Pong and Art Space. Sandy Yuen (Oct 2013)
This location is very convenient to first Brooklyn stop on the J and M trains at Marcy Ave as well as the L train on Bedford Ave. Within blks you hve tons of restaurants, bars, cafe's, shops, live music, grocceries Everything Williamsburg has to offer. Carey Larsen (May 2012)
Lofts retain original factory elements like exposed brick, wood beams, and wide-plank pine floors. Sara Bielinski (Jul 2013)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • J M Marcy Av (0.15 mi)
  • J M Hewes St (0.41 mi)
  • L Bedford Av (0.47 mi)
  • G Metropolitan Av (0.48 mi)
  • L Lorimer St (0.58 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 25
Floor area: 19890
Year built: 1912

Building Median Rents

3br: $3,541
1br: $2,100

Nearby Schools

J.H.S. 050 John D. Wells
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
183 SOUTH 3 STREET
Academy For Young Writers
High school
183 SOUTH 3 STREET
P.S. 019 Roberto Clemente
Elementary
325 SOUTH 3 STREET
P.S. 319
Early Childhood
360 KEAP STREET
P.S. 017 Henry D. Woodworth
Elementary
208 NORTH 5 STREET
Conselyea Preparatory School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
208 NORTH 5 STREET
Williamsburg Preparatory School
High school
257 NORTH 6 STREET
Williamsburg High School For Architecture And Desi
High school
257 NORTH 6 STREET
El Puente Academy For Peace And Justice
High school
250 HOOPER STREET
Brooklyn Preparatory High School
High school
257 NORTH 6 STREET
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