1553 OCEAN AVE in Midwood

Midwood

Quiet Families

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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Building Mix

  • 31% Pre War
  • 22% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 14% Walk-Up
  • 8% Elevator Building
  • 6% Private House
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Descriptions of 1553 Ocean Ave

Safe neighborhood Quiet block Walking distance from Brooklyn college 1 Block from Q train Spacious rooms Hardwood Floors New appliances. Sam Bholai (Aug 2014)
Midwood is no doubt, fairly central in Brooklyn, and residents of the neighborhood have quite a few public transportation options. Nagele Marcelin (Oct 2014)
Prewar walk-up building, great location, minutes to Brooklyn College, close to trains, stores and restaurants on Ave J. Chauncey Palmer (Dec 2013)
It's conveniently located around the corner from the Ave J Q train stop and many stores and restaurants. Heat and hot water are included in the rent of this building equipped with an onsite super. Kevin Cameron (Aug 2014)
Its conveniently located near B/Q train station at Ave J, near local shopping, laundry and eateries. Jelevia Dixon (Jun 2014)
Building is managed by a reputable company and has a very responsive live-in super. Andrea Day (Aug 2014)
With easy access to fantastic restaurants, shops, bars, markets and transportation. Jonathan Fontain (Aug 2014)
50 credit check, 1st months rent, 1 month security, and standard broker’s fee. Din Giddings (Jul 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • B Q Avenue J (0.36 mi)
  • B Q Avenue M (0.52 mi)
  • B Q Avenue H (0.54 mi)

building details

Floors: 4
Units: 44
Floor area: 43000
Year built: 1924

Building Median Rents

2br: $1,900
1br: $1,500

Nearby Schools

P.S. 193 Gil Hodges
Elementary
2515 AVENUE L
Edward R. Murrow High School
High school
1600 AVENUE L
Brooklyn College Academy
Secondary School
2900 BEDFORD AVENUE
Andries Hudde
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
2500 NOSTRAND AVENUE
P.S. 099 Isaac Asimov
K-8
1120 EAST 10 STREET
School Of Science & Technology
Elementary
725 EAST 23 STREET
P.S. K315
Elementary
2310 GLENWOOD ROAD
Midwood High School
High school
2839 BEDFORD AVENUE
P.S. 199 Frederick Wachtel
Elementary
1100 ELM AVENUE
I. S. 381
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
1599 EAST 22 STREET
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