Greenwood Heights

The Greenwood Heights neighborhood takes its name from nearby Greenwood Cemetery. The neighborhood is bounded by the Prospect Expressway to the north, Gowanus Canal to the west, Eighth Avenue to the east, and 39th Street to the south. The neighborhood has become a quiet, family friendly area with a mix of Hispanics, older Polish American and Italian American families, Chinese, African American, and middle class Brooklynites who have relocated from other higher-priced neighborhoods. 

The history of Greenwood Heights is much more than its famed namesake cemetery. The area was once the site of a Revolutionary War battle - The Battle of Brooklyn during the Revolutionary War - where only a fortunate fog saved George Washington's army. Battle Hill in the graveyard is the highest natural point in Brooklyn. The cemetery actually inspired the creation of both Prospect Park and Central Park. Founded in 1838, the impressive 478-acre cemeteryis so much more than its name suggests. The space doubles as a cemetery where some prominent New Yorkers like famed artist, Jean-Michel Basquiat, were laid to rest in the National Historic Landmark.  

The area has seen an influx of luxury condominium apartments since the rezoning in November 2005. The neighborhood was more of a residential area mainly made up of 1- and 2-family homes. Post-rezoning, while new development sites have occurred, there has been a new trend of home renovations, many of them "gut renovations" but others taking neglected c. 1900 wood-frame houses and restoring them to their historical look. Greenwood Heights' architectural mix of wood frame, vinyl sided and brick homes gives the area an eclectic look and feel, different from its neighbors Park Slope to the north and Sunset Park to the south.  

Eateries like Giuseppina's and Toby's Public House that fire up brick-oven pizza on Sixth Avenue have led a recent charge of new dining spots into Greenwood Heights. Retail stores have been slow to follow; but nearby Park Slope services the area with shopping, restaurants and bars.  The neighborhood is served by the 36th Street, 25th Street, and Prospect Avenue stations on the New York City Subway's BMT Fourth Avenue Line, served by the D, ​N, ​R, and ​W trains. 

Welcome to 329 Prospect Avenue, a truly unique opportunity to own a fully renovated two family townhome, just three short blocks from beautiful Prospect Park, for only 2, 900, 000.$2,900,000
SOUTH SLOPE STUNNERYoull feel right at home the second you step into this wonderfully designed modern three story, three bedroom, two bath single family house in South Slope, nestled between ...$2,675,000
BACK ON THE MARKET ! Apartment 3C is a thoughtfully designed two bed, 2 bath, floor though apartment offering the LAST private expansive roof deck space in the entire building ...$1,250,000
INVESTOR OPPORTUNITY or HOME OF YOUR DREAMS !$679,000
Come home to this amazingly priced spacious TWO bedroom, TWO bath CONDO in Park Slope !$850,000
The best of townhouse living in a condominium 1A is a thoughtfully designed approximately 2, 200 sq ft duplex, with your very own private entrance.$1,395,000
Welcome to Sky 485 a four story, seven unit boutique condominium with low common charges, parking, 421 A tax abatement, and a common roof deck.$2,095,000
MASSIVE PRIVATE ROOF DECK Welcome to The Liberty, a boutique elevator condominium in Greenwood Heights, in South Slope, and just blocks from prime Park Slope.$1,295,000
Meticulously crafted at the Saint John s CondominiumA Stunning 1350 sf 3 Bedroom 2 Bath duplex loft Condo with shy of 16 foot ceilings located at the distinctive Saint John ...$1,489,000
Open House by appointment only April 3rd from 12 2pm Charming 3 family townhouse in Park Slope with large backyard and south facing bay windows close to Prospect Park and ...$2,450,000
In Contract Park Slope Garden Beauty Spacious Convertible 2 Bedroom Condominium With 400 Square Feet of Private Patio Garden Area.$999,000
Prime Greenwood Heights and the most coveted building in the area.$1,395,000
Welcome home to this well appointed two bed two bath home.$1,275,000
Corner Two Bed Two Bath with Water and City Views !$1,460,000
At nearly 1100 interior square feet, this South Slope Greenwood duplex features its own little slice of paradise in the form of a large dual level outdoor space.$875,000
Charm meets luxury at 271A 22nd Street in picturesque Greenwood.$2,350,000
This bright and spacious fourth floor home features generously sized rooms, abundant closet space, and hardwood floors throughout.$425,000
IMMEDIATE OCCUPANCY. Now offering in person showings and virtual appointments.$1,395,000
IMMEDIATE OCCUPANCY ! Presenting 5B, a stunning, western facing 1, 316 square foot, three bedroom 3BR, two bath 2BA and one half bathroom home with custom floor to ceiling, double ...$1,550,000
Welcome to 201 23rd Street Greenwood's premier six residence elevator condominium !$1,675,000
IMMEDIATE OCCUPANCY ! Now offering in person showings and virtual appointments.$1,025,000
Rarely available true 3 family in the up and coming neighborhood of Greenwood Heights where you can enjoy open space and tranquil living.$1,650,000
Fantastic opportunity for the astute home buyer !$1,300,000
If you have hopes of designing your perfect home on an idyllic half block of beautiful wood framed houses in Park Slope South, this is the chance of a lifetime.$1,650,000
OPEN HOUSE AND SHOWINGS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.$695,000
This incredibly spacious two bedroom apartment in the coveted Windsor Terrace neighborhood offers a unique opportunity to live in a well maintained elevator building with a vibrant sense of community ...$695,000
THREE, IT'S A MAGIC NUMBER.$1,950,000
Three family townhouse with large backyard, and finished basement in Greenwood !$1,599,999
Welcome to home to apartment F at The Florence Cooperative in Sunset Park !$595,000
Come and create the home of your dreams on one of the most picturesque blocks in Brooklyn.$1,295,000
This is your chance to own a townhouse in magical South Slope.$1,875,000
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