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Prospect Heights

Prospect Heights is a neighborhood that offers a vibrant mix of old and new Brooklyn. You can walk down the street and see your neighbors every time you go to the grocery store. Adjacent to the 526-acre Prospect Park, this blossoming neighborhood’s boasts its cultural crown jewels: the Brooklyn Museum, the Botanic Gardens, the colossal central branch of the Brooklyn Public Library, and Barclays Center—home of basketball’s Brooklyn Nets. Minutes away at Prospect Park, you can choose from activities like ice skating during the winter and paddle boating in the summer. The proximity to the park is what makes Prospect Heights one of New York City’s hidden gems. Prospect Heights is a promising neighborhood filled with multi-family homes and generously sized condos that make any house a home. The plethora of single-family buildings and brownstones has made Prospect Heights a prime residential property hub, especially for late-career professionals looking to settle down. Long known as an epicenter of racial and social convergence: Italian, Jewish, Irish, and Greek residents populated the first row houses in the early 1900s, while Hasidic Jewish and Caribbean residents ventured into the area from the 1960s onward. Today, second- and third-generation residents and small business owners keep the neighborhood contributions as immersive as ever. Named as one of the top 10 up-and-coming neighborhoods in New York City in 2018, Prospect Heights is seeing a surge of interest, growing prices, and a flow of new development all over the community. The neighborhood is home to countless restaurants, bars, cafes, and boutiques that furnish a distinctly “come as you are” Brooklyn vibe.

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