House to Share


Brooklyn New York 11232 United States of America

Listing # 95403


Rates From USD 1200 Monthly
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Last Updated: Friday, August 7, 2020

Sunny Spacious Brooklyn, NY Apartment to Share

Away from hustle and bustle of Manhattan and yet so close! On express line to Manhattan! If you don't know New York, this may seem far away. but it is a 20-30 minute subway ride to midtown Manhattan.

Spacious, sunny, second-floor apartment. The apartment is fully furnished, very clean and tenant will have access to fully-equipped kitchen. Private furnished bedroom, shared dining room/kitchen/bath/wireless is $700/week which includes all utilities.

The neighborhood is Sunset Park, and the apartment is 4-5 blocks from the N/D/R train, an express line which gets riders into Manhattan in 20-30 minutes. The immediate area is a safe working class/middle class neighborhood, with many Mexican, Dominican, and Puerto Rican residents. Brooklyn Chinatown is a few blocks away. The area has grocery stores, restaurants, bakeries, bodegas and several cafes within walking distance. There is parking on the street.

NOTES: I have a sweet, playful cat. Please note that this room is for let to ONE person only, and I will be living in the apartment. Although it is a roommate situation you will have plenty of privacy and quiet time. I expect the same as I work at home several days /week. I am respectful, quiet and pleasant. I am not much of a talker, although I enjoy intelligent conversation about social issues, art, politics, and cultural topics. No smoking in the apartment please.


Basics:

Number of Bedrooms
1
Number of Bathrooms
1
Number of Offices
0
Surface Size
600 Sq. Feet
Suited for
1 people
Property Type
Apartment or Condo

Availability:

Available from Wednesday, July 1, 2020 onward
Minimum Stay
10 day(s)
Flexible With Dates
Yes

*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Brooklyn
Postal Code - State or Province 11232 NY
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Sunset Park Brooklyn
Closest University New York University
University nearby Columbia University, Fordham, Empire State College, Long Island University, College of Staten Island etc etc etc etc




Rental Price:

Asked
USD 1200 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
I will provide all bedding and household supplies. Price does not including laundry or cleaning. There is a $50 cleaning fee each month.
Rent Negotiable
No
Utilities Included
Yes
Cleaning Services Included
No

Surroundings:

  • Urban Environment
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Off Campus
  • Holiday Term
  • Available for Short Term
  • Summer Term

Amenities:

  • Modern Kitchen
  • Wireless Network
  • Other:

Considerations:

Kid Friendly
No
Small Children Safe
No
Smoke Free
Yes
Pets Welcome
No
Car Available
No

Perform Housesitting Duties?:

No

About Member

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Academic Confirmed Academic Faculty or Staff (Universities, Research Institutes, and Museums)
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Member Since Jul 24 2014
This member has 2 reviews
About Me
I am a Professor of American History and American Culture at Empire State College in New York. I am not a terrifically social person, but very much enjoy good conversation about social issues and intellectual work. I've lived in Brooklyn for twelve years and am a good guide to the city.
http://www.esc.edu/

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Reviews

This member has 2 reviews
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I stayed at Kim's apartment for 3 months. She is absolutely wonderful. She is very respectful of the shared space and her tenants' privacy. She also is very helpful. The apartment itself is clean and is divided into 2 parts with 2 separate entrances. One part is Kim's part, the other part would be tenant's room + dining room + kitchen + bathroom. Hence, it did not feel like a shared apartment but more like an individual apartment most of the time. The apartment is also on the 2nd floor and looks into a garden. The apartment is in a quiet neighborhood of working-class families. Even late at night, walking back from the subway station, I did not feel unsafe. It is a couple of blocks from the express subway lines (D and N). Laundry and shopping are nearby, too. I highly recommend it. Excellent Esen 11/12/2017 9:43:00 AM
I spent five weeks sharing Kim's apartment in 2016. I visit New York City for work several times and this was my best-ever stay. Kim had arranged the apartment with separate access doors for me and her, while sharing the kitchen and bathroom worked fine. On days when I saw her she was a delightful flatmate; on days when she worked in the city I might not see her, and her place proved a good work base for me. I chose to stay in Sunset Park as I find this Brooklyn district fascinating, the shopping streets lively, the historic park healthy, the view of the harbour spectacular. But for those who need to be in Manhattan a lot the subway service is frequent; central Brooklyn areas are close by; the coast also convenient. Next time I visit NYC this will be my first choice of lodging; it is recommended for both shorter and longer sharing stays. You will not find a more positively helpful flatmate than Kim. Excellent Stephen Butters 6/17/2016 7:54:00 AM
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