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242A Albany Ave Brooklyn, NY 11213 (Bedford - Stuyvesant)

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  • Multi-Family Home
  • 1,920 sqft
  • Lot size: 1,360 sqft
  • Built in 1899
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Property Details for 242A Albany Ave


Sold > NY > Brooklyn > 11213 > Bedford - Stuyvesant > 242A Albany Ave
This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from March 07, 2016
A two-unit brick townhouse in the Crown Heights North Historical District, offers buyers the chance to procure an outstanding income-generating property or to create a tremendous dream home. The classic three-story townhouse boasts a recently restored facade with a charming cornice and stone detail above the entryway. Massive hallways, hardwood floors, high ceilings, arched doorways, crown molding, decorative fireplaces, large closets and more gracious pre-war features are found throughout the home. The garden level rental unit has a sunny living room with eastern exposures, a kitchen, ...bathroom and access to the spacious backyard through a bedroom. Situated on the upper two floors, the owner's duplex includes two large rooms suitable as bedrooms, a home office or sitting room, as well as a powder room, on the second floor, while the third floor houses an oversized master bedroom, living room, kitchen and full bath. The townhouse also includes a 592-square-foot cellar, perfect for additional storage space. Renovate the apartments and take advantage of a location that's sure to attract renters, or completely transform the building into a sizable single-unit residence. The possibilities are endless. Centrally located in one of Brooklyn's best neighborhoods, the house is just minutes from Prospect Park and its bike paths, hiking, boating, BBQ spaces and more. There are abundant cultural venues throughout the area, including the Brooklyn Museum, Botanic Garden and Children's Museum. The bustling commercial stretch of Kingston Avenue is just a block away, and the neighborhood provides plenty of excellent dining options and nightlife locales, including Basil Pizza & Wine Bar, Gloria's for Caribbean cuisine, and a new cafe called Bakerie opening just around the corner. The 3 train is nearby, ushering residents into Downtown Manhattan in less than 20 minutes.
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242A Albany 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
    • 1,920 sqft
    • Stories: 2 story
    • Construction: Brick
    • Lot Size: 1,360 sqft
    • 2 Units
    • County: Kings

Home Expenses For 242A Albany Ave


Property Taxes and Assessment of 242A Albany Ave


Land
Improvement
Total
$9,130
+
$6,395
=
$15,525
Land
Improvement
Total
$267,000
+
$187,000
=
$454,000
Year Tax Assessment Market
2016 $3,036 $15,525  $454,000 
Source: Public Records

Price History & Trends


Price History for 242A Albany Ave


Date Event Price Source Agents
06/16/2016 Sold view detail $945,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    06/16/2016
  • Contract Date
    06/03/2016
  • Sale Price
    $945,000
  • 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
11/07/2014 Sold view detail $457,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    11/07/2014
  • Contract Date
    10/06/2014
  • Sale Price
    $457,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Insured Non-Residential Grant Deed
  • Document Type
    Deed
11/25/1998 Sold view detail $169,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    11/25/1998
  • Contract Date
    08/27/1998
  • Sale Price
    $169,000
  • 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
    $676
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Deed
10/28/1997 Sold view detail $117,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    10/28/1997
  • Contract Date
    09/10/1997
  • Sale Price
    $117,000
  • 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
    $468
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Other
11/22/1996 Sold view detail $130,500 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    11/22/1996
  • Contract Date
    11/04/1996
  • Sale Price
    $130,500
  • 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
    Other

Real Estate Trends in Bedford - Stuyvesant

Average listing price for similar homes $975,400 3% above listing price
Average listing price for all homes in Bedford - Stuyvesant $1,191,107 21% above listing price
Median sale price for all homes in Bedford - Stuyvesant $730,000 0% below listing price

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