Park Slope


Arguably the most exciting and up-scale area of Brooklyn, Park Slope attracts residents as varied as young urban professionals and more artistic types, due to its downtown vibe, which blends the urban aura of Manhattan with a greener atmosphere. According to a census in 1890, in fact, Park Slope was once the country’s wealthiest community. Located between Flatbush Avenue (in the north), Prospect Expressway (in the south), Fourth Avenue (in the west) and Prospect Park West (in the east), Park Slope is named after the very famous Prospect Park, which was designed by Calvert Vaux and Frederick Law Olmsted, who also designed Central Park in Manhattan.

Prospect Park is 585 acres large, which boasts such features as The Prospect Park Zoo, The Boathouse (which has a Vistor’s Center, and the first-ever urban-based Audobon Center), an ice skating rink in the winter, Long Meadow, which is the biggest meadow located in any park in the country, the Prospect Park Bandshell, a Society of Friends cemetery where Montgomery Clift, the legendary actor, is buried, and the only lake in the borough.

Prominent Park Slope landmarks include The Old Stone House, a reconstruction of an even older house, the Vechte-Cortelyou House (destroyed in 1897), and Grand Army Plaza. In the center of Grand Army Plaza stands The Soldiers and the Sailors Arch, which was unveiled in 1892 at a ceremony with Grover Cleveland, 22nd and 24th President of the United States.

Architecturally, Park Slope is known for its historic brownstones. Prospect Park West is also home to a number of Victorian mansions constructed in the late 19th century. These buildings, and many others, rest in the Park Slope Historic District, which stretches 24 blocks and is one of the largest neighborhoods in New York State to be historically landmarked.

Other famous attractions include the world-famous Brooklyn Museum of Art, the gorgeously designed Brooklyn Library, the aforementioned Prospect Park Zoo, and Brooklyn Botanical Gardens. The Brooklyn Children’s Museum is located in nearby Crown Heights.

Park Slope has a large number of fantastic restaurants, including Two Boots Pizza, which blends Italian food with a Cajun style, al di la, an Italian restaurant that has won numerous awards and is considered one of the best in New York City, Franny’s, Palo Santo, Junior’s (along with its celebrated cheesecake), and Alchemy. Meanwhile, one has the option of a variety of local bars, including Barbes, Union Hall, Beer Table, Sidecar, and the Park Slope Ale House.

As far as shopping goes, Park Slope has many stores, such as Cog & Pearl, Beacon’s Closet, Goldie + Mac, Park Slope Food Co-op and Bird. It is also has a large number of chain stores, including Barnes and Noble. Theatregoers have the option of attending performances of The Gallery Players, Puppetworks, Theater 80, Jalopy Theater, and Union Street Dance, as well as a number of movie theatres. Meanwhile, famous annual festivals include the October Harvest Festival and Brooklyn Book Festival, where hundreds of famous authors appear every year.

People wanting to stay in the area can find hotel accommodations at the YMCA Prospect Park, Hotel le bleu, and a number of charming Bed and Breakfasts, including Stoney’s Inn, Bed & Breakfast on the Park, The Stratford Manor, Celeste Guest House, The Sofia Inn, and Sterling Bed & Breakfast.

Park Slope also has a large number of schools. Private schools in the area include Beth Elohim Day School, Berkeley Carroll School, Brooklyn Free School, Bishop Ford Central Catholic High School, Chai Tots Preschool, Montessori School of New York, Poly Prep Lower School, St. Francis Xavier, St. Saviour Elementary School, and St. Saviour High School. As far as public schools go, Park Slope is divided into District 13 & 15 for elementary schools. Park Slope only has one high school, the Secondary School for Law, Journalism, and Research, so Park Slope students instead attend various high schools located throughout New York City.

Transportation includes the 2, 3, 4, 5, B, D, F, G, N, M, Q and R trains, as well as the B-41, B-63, B-67, B-69, and B-71 buses.
385 6th Avenue - The Park Slope Motorcar Carriage House - 3 Family Building - 4 Car Garage - 820FARAvailable upon request
Private Rooftop Deck. Prime Park Slope.$990,000
Park Slope Penthouse with Outdoor Oasis and Private Garage$2,500,000
This limestone mansion perched on Prospect Park is certainly among New York City's most spectacular homes.$12,250,000
Set in a row of 5 distinctive 1891 Romanesque Revival style brownstones designed by architect Helmer Westoen, 250 Garfield Place is a truly special historic home reinvented to modern perfection.$7,995,000
527 3rd Street is a meticulously executed, thoughtfully designed, modern home, set within an impeccably restored turn of the century exterior.$7,250,000
A dream come true ! Amazing opportunity to own TWO buildings side by side in prime PARK SLOPE.$6,400,000
Designed by architectural firm Grade New York, this historic townhouse integrates architecture with gorgeous interior design.$6,000,000
Imminent Occupancy ! Now offering private in person tours of our spectacular on site model residence.$5,925,000
WHAT AN OPPORTUNITY LUCK !$5,800,000
Presenting 91 8th Avenue, a truly rare combination of location, scale and original details.$5,385,000
An incredible duplex that leaves nothing spared !$4,950,000
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538 9th Street is a classically designed single family townhouse located half a block from Prospect Park, in the highly coveted Park Slope historic district.$3,995,000
Delivering 2021 Now offering private in person tours of our spectacular 6, 000 SQ FT Sales Gallery, Garden and Model Residence.$3,900,000
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Rare circa 1900 single family townhouse in Park Slope, dripping in period details and lovingly maintained over the decades by the same owners.$3,795,000
LUXURIOUS LIVING in a SUPERB Park Slope townhouse.$3,695,000
Location Location 2 blocks away from Barclay Arena !$3,600,000
A rare, single family brownstone on one of the most picturesque tree lined streets in the Park Slope Historic District.$3,600,000
Architecturally stunning brownstone in prime Park Slope, completely renovated to modern perfection !$3,495,000
Closings Commencing ! Now offering private in person tours of our on site model residence.$3,425,000
The Tracy Mansion, a beloved Park Slope landmark with a dignified Neo Classical facade of marble has been reborn as seven exquisitely crafted condominium residences.$3,350,000
Now offering private in person tours of our spectacular 6, 000 SQ FT Sales Gallery, Garden and Model Residence.$3,300,000
Rarely does the trifecta of a 2, 245 SF, modern 4 BEDROOM condominium with a gorgeous 677 SF outdoor space, its own DEEDED GARAGE, and TWO STORAGE units come to ...$3,300,000
449 Bergen street is a 25ft wide, 2, 833 sq ft two family brick Italianate townhouse nestled on a charming Park Slope street.$3,300,000
This is that once upon a time home that is rarely seen.$3,250,000
Make your Park Slope penthouse dreams come true in this magnificent duplex delivering exceptional indoor outdoor living with three private terraces at The Homage on Third Street, a new construction ...$3,250,000
Closings Commencing ! Now offering private in person tours of our on site model residence.$3,250,000
Closings Commencing ! Now offering private in person tours of our on site model residence.$3,200,000
Limitless possibilities await !$2,995,000
Now offering private in person tours of our spectacular 6, 000 SQ FT Sales Gallery, Garden and Model Residence.$2,995,000
Closings Commencing ! Now offering private in person tours of our on site model residence.$2,975,000
BIG TIME. 4 unit building in Prime Center Park Slope.$2,900,000
Enjoy the elegance and versatility of this finely designed 3 story townhouse in prime Park Slope !$2,895,000
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