1290 Ocean Avenue

Midwood

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Midwood is located in the south-central section of Brooklyn, south of Flatbush and east of Ocean Parkway.

Though there are new condos are in development, the neighborhood primarily consists of Victorian houses on large plots of land. Several famous individuals including Woody Allen, Darren Aronofsky, and Arthur Miller were born and/or raised in Midwood. The shopping area on Kings Highway is a popular spot, as is Kolbert Park.

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Midwood map

Building Mix

  • 34% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 23% Pre War
  • 15% Walk-Up
  • 11% Elevator Building
  • 4% Condo or Co-Op Building

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Descriptions of 1290 Ocean Avenue

First Month, And Security Deposit To Move In, Voice Intercom, Elevator In Bldg, Live-In Super, Quiet neighborhood, Shopping nearby, Near To Laundry, Near To Restaurants, Near To Transportation, Steps From Train. Andre Alleyne (Apr 2014)
Conveniently located near laundry, groceries, cafes, bars, and more. Elevator building. Joe Brikman (Dec 2013)
Nice quiet building,, Super on site,. Heshy Kraus (Mar 2014)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • B Q Avenue H (0.29 mi)
  • B Q Avenue J (0.45 mi)
  • B Q Newkirk Av (0.46 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 60
Floor area: 60000
Year built: 1928

Building Median Rents

1br: $1,600
2br: $1,850
3br: $2,100

Nearby Schools

P.S. K315
Elementary
2310 GLENWOOD ROAD
School Of Science & Technology
Elementary
725 EAST 23 STREET
Brooklyn College Academy
Secondary School
2900 BEDFORD AVENUE
Midwood High School
High school
2839 BEDFORD AVENUE
P.S. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
Elementary
1100 NEWKIRK AVENUE
P.S. 269 Nostrand
Elementary
1957 NOSTRAND AVENUE
P.S. 193 Gil Hodges
Elementary
2515 AVENUE L
Andries Hudde
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
2500 NOSTRAND AVENUE
Edward R. Murrow High School
High school
1600 AVENUE L
P.S. 099 Isaac Asimov
K-8
1120 EAST 10 STREET