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.

Brand New to the Market amp ; right in the heart of Kensington !$549,000
A beautifully renovated one bedroom plus home office with streaming light, incredible built ins, and unique use of space in charming Windsor Terrace.$595,000
Splendid oversized one bedroom with a wall of windows that looks over Brooklyn to astonishing skyline views for miles !$480,000
Welcome home to your spacious one bedroom with a wall of windows facing west to skyline and sunset views !$499,000
Don't miss this wonderfully spacious 1 bedroom coop apartment in the heart of Kensington !$475,000
If your looking for a spacious apartment, in a great building ; look no further !$725,000
Supersized Designer Masterpiece.$975,000
Unit 3T is a charming and spacious one bedroom in an elevator building, nestled in charming Windsor Terrace.$575,000
Located in an elevator building on coveted Prospect Park Southwest, this beautiful and bright corner unit rests on the top 6th floor with abundant Southern and Eastern sunlight, and unobstructed ...$1,350,000
Sensational sun filled two bedroom, two bath, top floor corner apartment in a classic mid century building, above the treetops of Ocean Parkway.$775,000
Welcome to your renovated, spacious, unique and bright one bedroom home with an enormous private terrace !$499,000
Introducing 221 Mcdonald Avenue apartment 6D ; a well maintained post war coop in the heart of Windsor Terrace.$655,000
The perfect opportunity to own your home.$499,000
PRICE REDUCED, Great opportunity to create your own space in this large one bedroom co op in Windsor Terrace.$385,000
Lovely pre war two bedroom apartment with house like layout situated in a prime Ditmas Park location !$799,000
Located in a a prime Kensington pre war co op, this bright and spacious one bedroom home awaits !$399,000
Welcome home to this beautiful corner two bedroom with picture windows overlooking treed exposures in Kensington !$545,000
No detail was spared in this newly renovated pre war studio.$375,000
Best 1 Bedroom Sponsor Apt in the Building !$445,000
Live in the treetops in this sweet CONVERTED two bedroom co op within a beautiful pre war building in Windsor Terrace !$650,000
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
Look no further then this beautiful, sun filled, spacious apartment in the sought after Caton Towers building.$599,000
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
Boasting nine windows filtering three exposures, this sun filled, elegantly renovated pre war 1BR sits on a high floor of an elevator building and offers an expansive, flexible layout with ...$485,000
Large, high floor, sun flooded with beautiful views 1 bedroom 1 bathroom in lovely Kensington area.$390,000
With an efficient layout, stylish and thoughtful finishes, and pre war charm, this lovely one 'plus' bedroom home offers lots of flexibility to create an environment that suits your needs ...$440,000
Coveted, top floor, 2 bed 1.$899,000
Perfect opportunity to get an amazing apartment in a top notch building.$499,000
Welcome to Kensington, Brooklyn's best kept secret, and your new home at 310 Beverley Road, where you are greeted with tree lined streets directly in front as well as the ...$655,000
Spacious and bright duplex in Kensington !$535,000
Perfect junior one bedroom, converted from a studio, with beautiful morning light and leafy views !$360,000
The absolute best views in the building !$849,000
Cozy and quiet home with large windows, efficient layout, and lots of charm !$499,000
This bright, beautifully renovated 3 bedroom, 1.$715,000
OFFERING BY PROSPECTUS ONLY SPONSOR SALE No Board Approval Welcome to 310 Windsor Place unit 18 !$1,199,000
This wonderful apartment has undergone significant renovations.$540,000
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