Mill Basin is located in South Brooklyn, NY and is a residential neighborhood on a peninsula along Jamaica Bay. Neighborhood boundaries are Avenue U to the North, East and South and by Mill Island inlet to the West.
Mill Basin is home to boaters and sun lovers. Some visitors liken the neighborhood to Miami. Others love the greenery and birdsong of Mill Basin which can feel like New Jersey or Westchester County. Mill Basin does not have the look and feel of Brooklyn, but it’s residents are Brooklyn proud.
Mill Basin is home to The Mill Basin Marina located on Avenue Y and East 69th Street and is a full service Marina that has been serving boaters for 50 years.
Mill Basin is a 2 fare zone going to and from Manhattan. The B100 bus stops at the Kings Highway Station and East 16th Street subway station and you can connect to the B & Q trains.
Home owners in Mill Basin know they have a better deal as opposed to Fort Greene for example, where it would be impossible to get a huge double lot property with a pool and no alternate side parking!
The public schools in Mill Basin are:
P.S. 236 located at 6302 Avenue U, serving grades PK-5.
Roy H. Mann Middle School located at 1420 East 68th Street, serving grades 6-8.
Mill Basin has attracted a lot of diversity, a strong family element and a lot of wealth.
The residential real estate market in Mill Basin is strong with values up and demand high. Some examples of asking prices for residential properties are:
For a 1 family home with 6 rooms, 3 bedrooms and 1.5 baths, asking is $699,000, for a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home on a 50x100 lot, asking is $1.049M, for a 2,506 square foot, 10 rooms, 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, asking is $1.199M, for a 2,368 square foot, 8 room, 4 bedroom and 2.5 bath, asking is $1.249M, for a 10 room, 6 bedroom and 4 bath, asking is $1.299M, for a completely renovated 4 bedroom and 3 bath, asking is $1.399M, for a 9 room, 4 bedroom and 2 bath, asking is $1.549M, for a 9 room, 5 bedroom and 2.5 bath home on the water, asking is $1.760M, for a 3,400 square foot, 4 bedroom and 2.5 bath, asking is $1.845M, for a 3,400 square, 12 room, 5 bedroom and 4 bath, asking is $1.950M, for a 3,300 square foot, 7 room, 4 bedroom and 3.5 bath, asking is $2.099M, for a 4,600 square foot, 6 bedroom and 3.5 bath, asking is $2.4M, for a 6 bedroom and 2.5 bath home on the water, asking is $2.699M, for a 15,800 square foot, 13 room, 6 bedroom and 6 bath, asking is $3.499M and for a 7,000 square foot, 8 room, 5 bedroom and 5.5 bath, asking is $3.999M.
For a 2 family house with 12 rooms, 7 bedrooms and 4 baths, asking is $929,000, for a 10 room, 4 bedroom and 3 bath, asking is $1.1M, for a 3,767 square foot, 11 room, 7 bedroom and 3 bath, asking is $1.445M and for a 4,550 square foot, 15 room, 6 bedroom and 6 bath, asking is $1.698M.
Mill Basin has some good restaurants. Someof them are:
The Famous, Mill Basin Kosher Delicatessen located at 5823 Avenue T, serving old style, delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner. Here you will find great food, great service and a great atmosphere.
Main House BBQ located at 6001 Strickland Avenue serving Kosher barbecue.
Gourmet Grill and Café located at 6334 Avenue N, serving casual and inventive American food.
Lima Mill Basin located at 6620 Avenue U, serving Peruvian Cuisine and seafood.
Nick’s Lobster House located at 2777 Flatbush Avenue.
Pizza D’Amore located at 2147 Mill Avenue, an Italian trattoria serving pizza, pasta and salad.
Hunan West located at 6165 Strickland Avenue.
Sushiyama located at 6612 Avenue U, serving Modern Asian Fushion Fare and elaborate sushi.
La Villa located at 6610 Avenue U, serving Pizza and Italian comfort food.
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