Greenpoint is the northernmost point in Brooklyn, NY. Greenpoint is bordered to the southwest by Williamsburg, on the southeast by The Brooklyn Queens Expressway and East Williamsburg, on the north by Newtown Creek and Long Island City Queens at The Pulaski Bridge and on the west by the East River.
Greenpoint has a large Polish-American community with many Polish restaurants, markets and businesses.
The Real Estate market in Greenpoint has seen single and multifamily residential values rise dramatically and an abundance of luxury condominium apartments in all price ranges come onto the market.
Examples of the price range of properties in Greenpoint today are:
For a beautifully renovated, single family townhouse with 3,000 square feet, 8 rooms, 4 bedrooms and 3 baths, asking price $3M.
For a beautifully renovated, 2 family townhouse with 2,445 square feet, 5 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, asking price $2.299M.
For a 3 family house with 4,000 square feet, 12 rooms, 5 bedrooms and 4 baths, asking price $2.150M. For a more expensive 3 family home with 3,200 square feet, 13 rooms, 4.5 bedrooms and 4 baths, the asking price is $2.650M.
For a Mixed-use building with a street level store plus 2 residential apartments, with 2,000 square feet, 5 bedrooms and 2 baths, the asking price is $1.795M.
For a 6 family house with 4,500 square feet, 24 rooms, 12 bedrooms and 6 baths, the asking price is $2.99M.
The price ranges for condominium apartments are for example:
A 1 bedroom, 1 bath, 591 square foot unit is asking $725,000, a larger 1 bedroom, 1 bath, 936 square foot apartment is asking $1.050M.
A 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 915 square foot unit in The Oakland is asking $1.170M.
A 7 room, 2 bedroom, 3 bath, 1,450 square foot unit is asking $1.3M.
A 4 room, 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 1,413 square foot unit in a beautiful boutique condo building is asking $1.595M.
A 6 room, 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 1,542 square foot unit is asking $2.750M.
A rare, 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 2,690 square foot unit with an additional 1,500 of outdoor space is asking $2.995M.
Public transportation into Manhattan consists of the G train at Greenpoint Avenue and at Nassau Street, the Ferry at India Street and the Ferry at North 5th Street.
Greenpoint has great schools. Some of them are:
P.S. 132 The Conselyea School located at 320 Manhattan Avenue serving grades PK – 5th grade.
P.S. 31 Samuel F Dupont located at 75 Meserole Avenue serving grades PK – 5th grade.
P.S. 34 Oliver H Perry located at 131 Norman Avenue serving grades PK-5th grade.
P.S. 110 The Monitor located at 124 Monitor Street serving grades PK- 5th grade.
P.S. 17 Henry D Woodworth located at 208 North 5th Street serving grades PK- 5th grade.
Greenpoint has some good restaurants that you may want to try. Some of them are:
Greenpoint Fish and Lobster located at 114 Nassau Avenue for great fish tacos and lobster rolls.
Anella located at 222 Franklin Avenue for great Italian and American food.
Esme located at 999 Manhattan Avenue for great brunches and great vibes.
Glasserie located at 95 Commercial Street for fancy brunches and Mediterranean food.
Selamat Pagi located at 152 Driggs Avenue for Balinese food consisting of curries, stews and noodles.
Greenpoint has a wonderful selection of bar no matter what the occasion or your mood.
The Brooklyn Barge located at 3 Milton Street is a bar on a boat with great views of Manhattan!
Broken Land located at 105 Franklin Avenue for great Pina Coladas and live music.
Ramona located at 113 Franklin Street for great cocktails in a beautiful space.
Spritzenhaus 33 located at 33 Nassau Avenue for Beer and Sausage just steps away from McCarren Park.
Keg & Lantern Brewing Company located at 97 Nassau Avenue for a great sports bar, great beer, good menu and lots of TVs.
Capri Social Club located at 156 Calyer Street for a time warp atmosphere, great spot for beer and a shot.
Achilles Heel located at 180 West Street for a cozy tavern hangout.
Lake Street Bar located at 706 Manahattan Avenue a great neighborhood bar.
The Moonlight Mile located at 200 Franklin Street for 20 types of whiskey in a cool place.
Greenpoint has some good spots for live and DJ dance music. Check out:
Good Room located at 98 Meserole Avenue a niteclub with DJ’s and concerts.
t.b.d. Brooklyn located at 224 Franklin Street for an industrial chic experience.
Outpost located at 74 Wythe Avenue a vast neon lit club.
Brooklyn Bazaar located at 150 Greenpoint Avenue for live music.
We don’t usually include grocery stores in our neighborhood blogs but this one deserves an honorable mention:
Busy Bee Food Exchange located at 185 Nassau Avenue a great grocery store with specialty items!
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