Downtown Brooklyn Condos For Sale

Downtown Brooklyn is the third largest commercial district in NYC, serving as a bustling intersection of commerce and municipal infrastructure for Brooklyn. The area is practically known for its mix of residential and office buildings, like the MetroTech Center and the Williamsburgh Savings Bank Tower.

The Lenape tribe lived in the area until the seventeenth century, when the Dutch seized control and dubbed it Breuckelen. Downtown Brooklyn still, however, did not become extensively populated until 1814, when the advent of Robert Fulton’s steam ferry offered people an easy method of commuting back and forth from downtown Manhattan. After World War II, the City Planning Commission and the Borough President’s Office adopted a program for public improvement, which led to street widening, construction of housing on a wide scale, and new City and State buildings. In the 70s, Boerum Place and Livingston became the site of a 23-story office tower, and the world-famous Brooklyn Academy of Music started to expand, turning it into an anchor for the area.

The Brooklyn Academy of Music, or BAM’s, mission is to be the “preeminent progressive performing and cinema arts center of the twenty-first century.” It annually attracts a number of world-class performers, including Ian McKellan. Having opened its doors in 1861, it is America’s oldest theatre to have operated continuously since its opening and presents up to 220 performances a year. It also has a cinema, which boasts 3 screens, is open all year, and presents new films, classics, and student films. BAM has its own restaurant and bar. It also, of course, is a school, that teaches 24,000 students each year.

Other area landmarks include the Kings County New York State courthouse, Brooklyn Borough Hall (which hosts a Greenmarket with fresh produce three times a week), the Federal Eastern District of New York’s central courthouse, the New York Transit Museum, Cadman Plaza Park, and Fulton Mall.

Popular area restaurants include Curry Leaf, Queen Ristorante, Samantha’s Southern Cuisine, Ruthie’s Restaurant, Zam’s, Bagelox, Café Bombay Indian Cuisine, Continental Ristorante, Cuzin’s Duzin, Dallas BBQ, El Dorado Restaurant, and Galaxy Restaurant. Residents also hang out at local bars such as 31 Rockwell’s, La Caverna, 200 Fifth, Armando’s, Crocodile Lounge, Clover Club, and Floyd, and clubs such as Club Velocity, K B 140 Club, Arcoiros Club, Boulevard Tavern, and Caribbean City.

The neighborhood is also a hub for institutions of higher learning, with Long Island University, Brooklyn Law School, St. John's University, Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute, Brooklyn Friends School, St. Francis College, St. Joseph’s College, New York College City of Technology, Long Island University, and Packer Collegiate Institute all located within its boundaries. Highlights: Borough Hall, St. James Pro-Cathedral.

Annual festivals include the Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival, the New York Burlesque Festival, the Brooklyn Book Festival, the Music, Film & Arts Festival at Brooklyn, and the Bus Festival sponsored by the the MTA Transit Museum.

Transportation includes the A, B, C, D, F, G, M, N, Q, R, 2, 3, 4, and 5 subway lines, as well as the Long Island Rail Road at Atlantic Terminal.


For more information:

http://www.visitbrooklyn.org
http://www.bam.org

STUNNING DUMBO PENTHOUSE WITH BREATHTAKING NYC SKYLINE, WATER & BRIDGE VIEWS$6,000,000
Luxury Dumbo 3-bed Loft with INCREDIBLE views$4,750,000
LUXURY CONDO IN PRIME DUMBO$2,395,000
Loft-like 3-bedroom 2.5-bath Duplex Dream-home, Facing the New York City Skyline$4,800,000
1 Bed Condo For Sale in DUMBO$1,054,000
Now hosting private tours of our on site Sales Gallery by appointment only 30 Front Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn.$19,500,000
Now hosting private tours of our on site Sales Gallery by appointment only 30 Front Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn.$19,500,000
LUXURY WATERFRONT LIVING IN BROOKLYN HEIGHTS.$10,000,000
A private keyed elevator opens directly into this magnificent and approx.$9,995,000
The most spectacular penthouse currently available in all of Brooklyn, One Clinton Residence 37A is a sprawling 4, 099sf four bedroom, three and a half bath duplex with soaring ceilings, ...$9,495,000
Spanning 4, 241 square feet, Residence 36B is One Clinton's largest apartment a spectacular five bedroom, five and a half bath home with soaring views from every window from the ...$8,925,000
LUXURY WATERFRONT LIVING IN BROOKLYN HEIGHTS.$7,995,000
LUXURY WATERFRONT LIVING IN BROOKLYN HEIGHTS.$7,750,000
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With views of Front Street, Midtown Manhattan and the Manhattan Bridge, corner Residence 27B is the definition of elite living.$6,450,000
Now hosting private tours of our on site Sales Gallery by appointment only 30 Front Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn.$6,450,000
ROOFTOP CABANA AVAILABLE FOR 250K Masterfully renovated and combined, this sprawling loft consisting of the B amp ; C lines at 30 Main Street is truly one of a kind.$6,450,000
Penthouse 88 North at The Brooklyn Tower is an expansive four bedroom, four and a half bathroom residence, offering 2, 432 square feet of interior space, and never before seen ...$6,075,000
A rare find, this glamorous penthouse duplex sits atop a converted warehouse in the historic waterfront neighborhood of Dumbo.$5,995,000
Open House By Appointment Only Immediate Occupancy, Closings Have Commenced !$5,895,000
Park in your private, on site garage, step into your keyed elevator, and head straight into your luxurious corner 4bed 3.$5,500,000
Now hosting private tours of our on site Sales Gallery by appointment only 30 Front Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn.$5,450,000
Now hosting private tours of our on site Sales Gallery by appointment only 30 Front Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn.$5,450,000
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LUXURY WATERFRONT LIVING IN BROOKLYN HEIGHTS.$5,350,000
With views of Front Street and the Manhattan Bridge, corner Residence 19B is the definition of elite living.$5,250,000
Now hosting private tours of our on site Sales Gallery by appointment only 30 Front Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn.$5,250,000
Penthouse One is a uniquely stunning residence which offers breathtaking views and a magnificent 922 square foot private terrace.$5,150,000
Offering the very best in contemporary indoor outdoor living in DUMBO, a private keyed elevator opens directly into this luxurious, full floor penthouse treasure boasting more than 2, 470 square ...$4,999,999
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Tishman Speyer's 11 Hoyt sets Brooklyn's new standard for architecture and design.$4,700,000
Now hosting private tours of our on site Sales Gallery by appointment only 30 Front Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn.$4,695,000
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LUXURY WATERFRONT LIVING IN BROOKLYN HEIGHTS.$4,650,000
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