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.

Spacious Brooklyn 1 Bedroom at Caton Towers in Kensington$449,000
Gracious and spacious pre war 1 bedroom at the crossroads Kensington and Ditmas Park, steps to vibrant Cortelyou Road.$369,500
Bring Your Puppy or Kitty to this Perfect Starter Apartment !$385,000
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 ...$550,000
This incredibly spacious one 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 ...$399,000
This incredibly spacious two bedroom apartment in the coveted Windsor Terrace neighborhood offers unique opportunity to live in a well maintained elevator building with a vibrant sense of community and ...$699,000
Newly renovated, oversized, pre war, classic Convertible 2 bedroom apartment !$565,000
Price Reduction ! Renovated 2 bedroom, 1 bath co op in Windsor Terrace.$675,000
Sun lit, spacious and no attention to detail spared welcome to unit 5L.$550,000
This gorgeous 1 bedroom co op in Windsor Terrace is large, renovated and airy !$439,000
Beautiful sunlit filled two bedroom, one bath co op apartment in the lovely sought after Beverley Towers building in Kensington !$499,000
Live in style in one of the most desirable pre war co ops in prime Kensington !$799,000
It is our pleasure to introduce Apt 3E at 350 Ocean Parkway.$799,000
Exquisitely renovated, move in ready.$350,000
New Price ! There is plenty of room to spread out in this very gracious 1 bedroom 1 bath corner unit.$425,000
Are you ready for the next level ?$465,000
This large and lovely studio, beautifully laid out and lovingly maintained, hits the sweet spot.$395,000
Spread out in this spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bath coop, which also provides your very own private terrace.$649,000
Welcome home to this bright and sunny two bedroom co op apartment that sits on a quiet block in a fantastic building.$485,000
This spacious, high floor corner apartment awaits you its new owner !$409,900
This spacious 5th floor apartment is conveniently located in prime Kensington.$389,500
Welcome to 280 Ocean Parkway Unit 3ASponsor unit No board approval !$529,999
VIEWING BY APPOINTMENT ! Bright and sunny, gorgeous and meticulously maintained Kensington two bedroom, two bath apartment with separate dining office area convertible into third bedroom and large fully enclosed ...$729,000
JUST REDUCED ! Over sized 2 bedroom Co op approx.$649,000
Welcome Home This spacious 1 bedroom is located in one of Kensington's most coveted art deco pre war buildings.$389,000
This extra large one bedroom Kensington coop is the best priced apartment by size in the entire neighborhood.$375,000
Absolutely Fabulous King Size one bedroom with dining alcove which is easily converted to a second bed or home office amp ; 20 X 6 Balcony.$535,000
Don't miss this rare opportunity to own this bright large one bedroom convertible two bedroom, tucked away on a tree lined block in Windsor Terrace.$615,000
This incredibly spacious three bedroom apartment in the coveted Windsor Terrace neighborhood offers unique opportunity to live in a well maintained elevator building with a vibrant sense of community and ...$850,000
Beautiful Large real 2 bedroom with lots of prewar charm.$569,000
Open House By Appointment 09 22 19 Welcome home to your top floor Art Deco one bedroom with bonus room at 81 Ocean Parkway Cooperative in Windsor Terrace !$624,000
Move In Ready ! This bright and sunny 1 bedroom is located on a high floor with great eastern exposures.$365,000
Impeccable and turn key. Located on the crossroads of Windsor Terrace and Kensington, this sunny and fully renovated apartment features an open concept Carrera marble kitchen with high gloss cabinets, ...$499,000
This incredibly spacious two bedroom apartment in the coveted Windsor Terrace neighborhood offers unique opportunity to live in a well maintained elevator building with a vibrant sense of community and ...$699,999
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