55 S 5TH ST in 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 55 S 5th St

Williamsburg is a food, drinks and music lover's paradise and only blocks away from the subways, (G, J, L, M and Z This area is great for young people who wants to experience amazing food and nightlife, such as Burnside and St Anselm and bars such as the Coommodore, Bushwick Country Club and Pete's Candy Store. You will love and enjoy plenty of the neighborhood’s shopping, eating cafes, lounges, parks, and vibrant nightlife inside the Heart of Williamsburg. This ultra-trendy neighborhood completes its super cool repertoire with alternative-looking street art and two-story murals. Perfect biking distance to anywhere in Brooklyn or an easy walk to the L, G, or J, M trains. Allan Jimenez (Apr 2014)
Undergoing Great Renovations Pictures do not refect all renovations New Hardwood floors Newly Renovated Kitchen New Renovations Throughout Natural lighting Full Kitchen Large Living Room Just steps to the J, M Trains and a short walk to the L, G trains. In the last ten years, Williamsburg has evolved from a mostly industrial warehouse neighborhood into an enclave of vintage boutiques, foodie eats, and indie music venues. Bike around this artsy converted warehouse neighborhood and admire the murals that line the hip streets. This super trendy neighborhood will astound you with the diversity of people, food, art and shops. Justin DiGiulio (Sep 2013)
Located only a few short blocks from the trains, there are so many great restaurants, cafes, bars and supermarkets where one can spend their time. Brian Keasling (Oct 2013)
High end stainless steel appliances, renovated kitchen and bath, exposed brick, great prime Williamsburg location. Alex Pitsirilos (May 2014)
Located in the hottest of all spots Restaurants on Broadway, Waterway down the block on. Laura Ferris (Sep 2013)
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building details

Floors: 4
Units: 4
Floor area: 2972
Year built: 1910

Building Median Rents

1br: $2,250

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 084 Jose De Diego
  • Elementary
  • Academy For Young Writers
  • High school
  • 183 SOUTH 3 STREET
  • J.H.S. 050 John D. Wells
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 183 SOUTH 3 STREET
  • P.S. 016 Leonard Dunkly
  • Elementary
  • Conselyea Preparatory School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 208 NORTH 5 STREET
  • P.S. 017 Henry D. Woodworth
  • Elementary
  • 208 NORTH 5 STREET
  • Brooklyn Preparatory High School
  • High school
  • 257 NORTH 6 STREET
  • Williamsburg High School For Architecture And Desi
  • High school
  • 257 NORTH 6 STREET
  • P.S. 019 Roberto Clemente
  • Elementary
  • 325 SOUTH 3 STREET
  • Williamsburg Preparatory School
  • High school
  • 257 NORTH 6 STREET