Cypress Hills Apartments

Brooklyn

$1,8503BR, 1BA
Arlington Ave Cypress Hills
No feeBy Owner
Pets Allowed
1 Day since update
$1,299STUDIO + EXTRA ROOM
Fulton St Cypress Hills
Low fee: 7.5%Convertible Floorplan
2 Days since update
$1,9002.5BR, 1BA
Autumn Ave Cypress Hills
5 Days since update
$1,7501BR, 1BA
Nichols Ave Cypress Hills
Pets Allowed
6 Days since update
$2,9005BR, 3BA
Chestnut St Cypress Hills
No fee
2000 Sq. Ft., Backyard, Duplex, Outdoor Space, Storage Room, New Building
3 Days since update
$2,2002BR, 1BA
Highland Pl Cypress Hills
Pets Allowed, In-Unit Laundry, Dishwasher, Private House
10 Days since update
$1,8502BR, 1BA
Vermont St Cypress Hills
No feeExclusive
1400 Sq. Ft., Approved Pets Only
11 Days since update
$1,9503.5BR, 1BA
Sherlock Pl Cypress Hills
No feeExclusive
Pets Allowed, Walk-Up
13 Days since update
$2,0003BR, 1BA
Sherlock Pl Cypress Hills
Laundry Room, Dishwasher, Outdoor Space, Storage Room
17 Days since update
$2,0003BR, 1BA
Sherlock Cypress Hills
No fee
Pets Allowed
18 Days since update
$2,1003BR, 2BA
Miller Ave Cypress Hills
Walk-Up
22 Days since update
$2,8995BR, 2.5BA
Chestnut St Cypress Hills
No fee
Backyard
12 Days since update
$2,9005BR, 2.5BA
Chestnut St Cypress Hills
No fee
Backyard, Duplex, Outdoor Space, Storage Room
12 Days since update
$2,8985BR, 2.5BA
Chestnut St Cypress Hills
No fee
Backyard
16 Days since update

Local Subway Stops

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  • J Crescent St
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Cypress Hills Statistics

$1,925
1BR Median Rent
  • 32% Walk-Up
  • 27% Private House
  • 14% Pre War
  • 7% Post War
  • 5% Other
Building types
93
popularity rank 2014 rank: 96

Cypress Hills is:

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Cypress Hills specialists

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Derrick Johnson
Keller Williams NYC

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Neighborhood Description

The small neighborhood, which is little more than one square mile in measurement, lies just below the expansive Cypress Hills Cemetery.

The first non-sectarian cemetery corporation organized in the Brooklyn/Queens area of New York City, it serves as a final resting ground for well-known figures like baseball legend Jackie Robinson and actress Mae West.

Fulton Street, the main commercial strip served by the elevated J and Z subway lines, is home to barber shops, bodegas, ethnic restaurants, and specialty shops that capture the essence of this diverse neighborhood. Once home to German, Polish and Irish immigrants, Cypress Hills is now largely populated by Hispanic-Americans from Ecuador, El Salvador, and Guyana. Straddling the borders of Queens and Brooklyn, the neighborhood is a 50-minute subway ride from midtown Manhattan. It is home to the Arlington Avenue branch of the Brooklyn Public Library, one of 21 built by industrialist Andrew Carnegie in the early 20th Century.

Although Cypress Hills is sometimes associated with high crime, primarily because of its proximity to the troubled East New York section of Brooklyn, the neighborhood has seen many revitalization efforts over the years, led by the Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation. The organization has spent the last thirty years focusing on community building and the creation of affordable housing for the neighborhood’s residents. In addition to the diverse shopping and dining options, Cypress Hills also benefits from the neighboring 141-acre Highland Park, which now boasts tennis courts and a synthetic turf field for football and soccer. Although progress is slow, longtime residents and business owners will attest to the commercial redevelopments and growth that have taken place over the past few decades.

Located in the East New York section of Brooklyn, Cypress Hills is bordered by Queens to the north, Atlantic Avenue to the south, Pennsylvania Avenue to the west and Eldert Lane to the east.

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