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556 Washington Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11238 (Clinton Hill)
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556 Washington Ave Brooklyn, NY 11238

(Clinton Hill)
  • 3,400 sqft
  • 2,000 sqft lot size
  • Multi-Family
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  • 27 Elementary Schools

    13 Middle Schools

    8 High Schools

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Property Details for 556 Washington Ave


This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from January 30, 2013
UNDER CONTRACT. Stately five story Second Empire brownstone in Clinton Hill delivers good bones matched with modern mechanicals. Circa 1885, this elegant townhouse was once home to a founder of what became the Carters Ink Company, at one time the largest ink manufacturer in the world. Currently configured as an upper quadruplex plus high-income garden rental, this home offers more than enough room to spread out whatever your needs may be. It is located steps from transportation with easy access to BAM, the Barclays Center, Fort Greene Park and the many local shops and restaurants in thi...s former hidden gem now destination neighborhood. The extra deep lot provides a sizeable backyard adorned by morning glories, hydrangeas and azaleas creating a perfect backdrop for warm weather entertaining and dining al fresco. The parlor floors open plan provides ample living and dining space offset by a cooks kitchen, convenient powder room, and sliding doors to a large deck. Upstairs a master suite with steam shower and Jacuzzi tub are complemented by five additional bedrooms, two more baths, a laundry room and a study. No less impressive is the garden level one bedroom duplex rental with high-end Carrara marble kitchen, bath and a half, laundry and garden access. All the buildings systems have been upgraded with working fireplaces and central air throughout as well as separately zoned heating. In short, this house is in turnkey condition awaiting only your personal touches.
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556 Washington Ave Public Records


Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 12/2016:
    • Duplex (2 units, any combination)
    • Built In 1899
    • 1 Building
    • 3,400 sqft
    • Stories: 3 story
    • County: Kings
    • Lot Size: 2,000 sqft
    • 2 Units
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Additional Costs For 556 Washington Ave


Property Taxes and Assessment of 556 Washington Ave


Land
Improvement
Total
$9,104
+
$23,560
=
$32,664
Land
Improvement
Total
$587,000
+
$1,519,000
=
$2,106,000
Year Tax Assessment Market
2016 $6,387 $32,664  $2,106,000 
Source: Public Records

Price History & Trends


Price History for 556 Washington Ave


Date Event Price Source Agents
04/25/2013 Sold view detail $2,600,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    04/25/2013
  • Contract Date
    04/08/2013
  • Sale Price
    $2,600,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Deed
10/16/2006 Sold view detail $1,300,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    10/16/2006
  • Contract Date
    09/11/2006
  • Sale Price
    $1,300,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Deed
06/11/1998 Sold view detail $60,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    06/11/1998
  • Contract Date
    04/16/1998
  • Sale Price
    $60,000
  • Price Type
    Sales price computed from Transfer Tax. No indication whether tax was paid on full or partial consideration.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $240
  • Transaction Type
    Non-Arm's Length Transaction
  • Document Type
    Deed

Real Estate Trends in this area

Median sale price for all homes in this area $1,205,000 0% below listing price

Sold Homes near 556 Washington Ave


Address Distance Property Type Sold price Sold date Bed Bath Sqft
848 Carroll St, Brooklyn NY 0.84 Multi-Family $4,400,000 01/30/17 - - 3,555
54 S Portland Ave, Brooklyn NY 0.67 Multi-Family 12/21/16 - - 3,840
580 Washington Ave, Brooklyn NY 0.04 Multi-Family $3,125,000 01/18/17 - - 3,960
431 4th St, Brooklyn NY 1.12 Multi-Family $3,495,000 03/07/17 - - 3,384
346 Hoyt St, Brooklyn NY 1.46 Multi-Family $3,045,000 08/01/17 - - 1,824
24 Wyckoff St, Brooklyn NY 1.49 Multi-Family $3,325,000 07/11/17 - - 3,150
593 5th St, Brooklyn NY 1.15 Multi-Family $3,650,000 03/07/17 - - 2,955
542 3rd St, Brooklyn NY 1.08 Multi-Family $4,000,000 07/18/17 - - 3,720
346 Carlton Ave, Brooklyn NY 0.50 Multi-Family $3,850,000 06/19/17 - - 3,360
42 Butler St, Brooklyn NY 1.49 Multi-Family $3,250,000 05/09/17 - - 3,800