Kensington Co-ops For Sale

Kensington is a neighborhood in the center of Brooklyn, just south of historic Prospect Park and West of the Flatbush Ditmas-Park neighborhood. The land where Kensington now sits was first colonized by Dutch farmers during the seventeenth century within the Town of Flatbush. It was re-settled by British colonists in 1737 and developed in 1885 after the completion of Ocean Parkway. The area is now populated by a mix of many different styles and cultures; multiculturalism that is reflected in the windows of its bodegas, boutiques, and barber shops–their languages change by the storefront. Overall, it's a low-key, mixed area where a stunning variety of people live with, and among each other.

This is a mostly residential area and the neighborhood doesn’t have much in terms of big named restaurants, bars or entertainment. There are an array of local area carry-out restaurants – Thai food at To Be Thai and Sawasde, celebrated pizza at Korner Pizza on Church, Japanese at Sake Sushi, and Bangladeshi food on McDonald. There’s also, the diner Faros, which is a neighborhood standby offering reliable diner fare. The neighborhood is also home to Kensington Stables, a horse stable that offers pony rides, lessons, trail rides, children’s programs, teen horsemanship, and horses for special occasions.

Kensington is known for its affordable rents and spacious apartments although the prices in the neighborhood have risen over the past few years. The neighborhood is currently 38% above its 2014 market prices. There are many single- and two-family houses in the neighborhood houses that often have front yards and porches, with very diverse architectural styles. Kensington is also home to many apartment buildings, some prewar and mid-century brick six-story buildings, and some newer and taller. Ocean Parkway houses many pre-war buildings with grand lobbies that have original crown molding throughout. There a condos in the area but co-ops are most common. The current median sales asking price is a little over a million dollars and the median asking rent price is $2,100, much lower than most Brooklyn neighborhoods.

The subway lines for Kensington are the F and the G, both of which stop at Church Avenue and give commuters access to other Brooklyn neighborhoods, as well as Manhattan in about 45 minutes. Residents also have the option to walk or take the bus to the Q train in nearby Ditmas Park. Ocean Parkway, which is a major thoroughfare, also has the first dedicated bike path in the U.S.

Charming 1BR in Kensington area of Brooklyn.$380,000
Welcome to your renovated, spacious, unique and bright one bedroom home with an enormous private terrace !$499,000
Back on the Market ! Overlooking lovely Victorian houses on a quiet, treelined street, this expansive 823 sqft, south facing one bedroom has been fully renovated, easily convertible to a ...$449,000
Extra large two bedroom home in the heart of Windsor Terrace !$675,000
Welcome to a large beautiful 1 bedroom co op on the 2nd floor in the heart of Windsor Terrace less than a block from Prospect Park.$635,000
Welcome to this large, beautifully renovated 1 bedroom in one of the most well maintained and most sought after pre war buildings in the area right on the boarder of ...$515,000
Enjoy the prewar charm, gracious living space, and beautiful neighborhood of this generous corner apartment at 414 Albemarle Road in Kensington.$450,000
Best 1 Bedroom Sponsor Apt in the Building !$445,000
The perfect opportunity to own your home.$499,000
BACK ON THE MARKET, Great opportunity to create your own space in this large one bedroom co op in Windsor Terrace.$385,000
Located in a a prime Kensington pre war co op, this bright and spacious one bedroom home awaits !$399,000
Unit 3T is a charming and spacious one bedroom in an elevator building, nestled in charming Windsor Terrace.$575,000
Don't miss this one ! An all new, completely renovated amp ; move in ready spacious 2 bedroom, 1 bath coop at The Manchester.$635,000
True, two bedroom, one bath apartment in a doorman building.$520,000
All Showings Are BY APPOINTMENT ONLYNo detail was spared in this newly renovated pre war studio.$375,000
This large corner 2 bedroom is located in one of the most well maintained and most sought after pre war buildings in charming Windsor terrace.$750,000
Perched high on the 6th floor of this pet friendly, elevator building, directly across from Prospect Park, is an expansive and beautifully renovated one bedroom.$610,000
414 Albermarle Road 5H sits on the edge of leafy Windsor Terrace and budding Kensington.$525,000
Perfect junior one bedroom, converted from a studio, with beautiful morning light and leafy views !$360,000
Look no further then this beautiful, sun filled, spacious apartment in the sought after Caton Towers building.$599,000
Brand New to the Market amp ; right in the heart of Kensington !$549,000
Welcome home to your spacious one bedroom with a wall of windows facing west to skyline and sunset views !$499,000
If your looking for a spacious apartment, in a great building ; look no further !$725,000
6F is a spacious 1 bedroom on the top floor, bright amp ; sunny with unobstructed sunset views and no one upstairs !$385,000
30 Ocean Parkway is the iconic ART DECO elevator building in Windsor Terrace, home to a well managed and highly regarded coop just a heartbeat from Prospect Park.$849,000
Finally, it's here ! A renovated, oversized one bedroom in an immaculately maintained prewar elevator building with private storage and a gorgeous common outdoor space, all for well under 500, ...$450,000
It s here ! Your chance to live directly across the street from Prospect Park at 175 PPSW 'The Alconquin' one of Windsor Terrace s most beautiful and sought after ...$580,000
Beautifully renovated one bedroom on a quiet, tree lined street off Cortelyou Road in Kensington.$399,000
Beautiful, completely renovated, sunny 1 bedroom apartment on a lovely treelined block in Kensington.$435,000
Welcome to 40 Tehama Street only 2 blocks from Prospect Park.$529,000
Gorgeous 2 Bed 1. 5 Bath duplex 1, 250 sq ft with tree trop views on Argyle Road, in the heart of Ditmas Park.$999,000
Spacious and perfectly proportioned one bed, one bath co op in desirable Kensington.$450,000
Open House by appointment ONLY.$360,000
Rare views of historic Ditmas Park !$439,000
Easily transformable into a TWO BEDROOM !$480,000
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