538 E 21ST ST in Flatbush - Ditmas Park

Flatbush - Ditmas Park

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As more people are drawn to the low rent of Ditmas Park apartments, and the neighborhood's convenient train access, great new restaurants and markets, Ditmas Park in Brooklyn is rapidly growing.

The area is on the B/Q line, express trains with a good track record. One bedroom Ditmas Park apartments for rent go for around $1,100, while two bedrooms apartments are typically $1,500-2,000. As more people discover the neighborhood, however, more construction is starting and rents are going up.

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Building Mix

  • 42% Pre War
  • 13% Elevator Building
  • 11% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 11% Walk-Up
  • 5% Other
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Descriptions of 538 E 21st St

Located on land formerly owned by the Ditmas family that remained rural until the early 20th century, the neighborhood consists of many large, free-standing Victorian homes built in the 1900s (decade The traditional boundary of Ditmas Park is from Ocean Avenue to East 16th Street and from Dorchester Road to Newkirk Avenue. ]Ditmas Park is a neighborhood in western Flatbush in the New York City borough of Brooklyn, east of Kensington, and is one of three Flatbush neighborhoods which have been officially designated Historic Districts. Mike Stern (Jun 2014)
Excellent location offers a short subway trip to Manhattan by the B/Q train at Newkirk Avenue, many shops, eateries, a supermarket and a post office at Newkirk Plaza and is a short walk to Brooklyn College, Target Shopping Mall on FLATBUSH Ave. Heat and hot water is included in the rent, the building is equipped with an onsite super, and laundry facilities are in the basement. Carlene McCaul (Apr 2014)
Enjoy the great restaurants, bars, cafes and shops that the neighborhood has to offer as well as the Flatbush Food Co-Op, Farmer's Market, live music venues and Brooklyn Industries just a few blocks away. Anthony Robustelli (May 2014)
Who knew it was right under your nose in Brooklyn Totally updated, renovated, large rooms, spacious closets, Close to Q train, clean safe friendly neighborhood, Elevator. Lisa Diamond (May 2014)
Easy commute to Brooklyn Museum station, the Botanical Gardens, the Grand Army Plaza Library, Prospect Park, restaurants, retail shops, and much more. Kimberly Brutus (May 2014)
You are just steps from the dining scene on Cortelyou rd, 25 minutes to bustling manhattan in embedded in a neighborhood that lacks NOTHING. Laundry AND storage make this rental located in the landmark area of Ditmas Park a steal to move into. Laundry and grocery shopping are all task less daunting because its just 1 block away. Lamar Bryant (Apr 2013)
Hardwood floors, large windows, closet space, eat-in-kitchen, full bathroom and is pet friendly (upon approval. Jennifer Martinez (Aug 2014)
Doorman Laundry in Building Pre-war First and Security To Move In Heat and Hot Water Included Pets Accepted. Andre Alleyne (Feb 2013)
Close to the B/Q trains @ Cortelyou Rd and the B8/B41/B49/B103 and some select Express buses. A mass of Stores to Shop, Supermarkets, Laundromats, Restaurants, Lounges/Clubs, Banks, etc. Tania Tisdale (Apr 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • B Q Cortelyou Rd (0.37 mi)
  • B Q Beverly Rd (0.47 mi)
  • B Q Newkirk Av (0.5 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 53
Floor area: 41772
Year built: 1931

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 245
  • Elementary
  • 249 EAST 17TH STREET
  • P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
  • Elementary
  • 330 RUGBY ROAD
  • P.S. 006
  • Elementary
  • Academy For College Preparation And Career Exploration
  • Secondary School
  • Science, Technology And Research Early College Hig
  • Secondary School
  • P.S. K315
  • Elementary
  • Academy Of Hospitality And Tourism
  • High school
  • P.S. 269 Nostrand
  • Elementary
  • P.S. 361
  • Early Childhood
  • School Of Science & Technology
  • Elementary
  • 725 EAST 23 STREET