Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

Brooklyn

Summary

Median rental price: $1,700, min $1,250 - max $16,500

Why?
Not great commute
Touristy
Not great community
Not hip
Not great for nightlife
Not for families
Too noisy
Not diverse
Not great for shopping
Too trendy
Not great for dining
Too residential
Too diverse
Not green enough
Not safe
Too quiet
Too commercial
Not artsy
Not LGBT friendly
No good schools
Naah, not for me

Commute

There are 4 subway stops and these subway lines:

Crime level

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Average, rank #75 of all neighborhoods

Noise level

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Average, rank #44 of all neighborhoods

Neighboorhood Reviews

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Great for

  • Parking
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Cost of Living
  • Peace & Quiet
  • Public Transport

Not great for

  • Eating Out
  • Gym & Fitness
  • Neighborly Spirit
  • Nightlife
  • Shopping Options

Who lives here?

  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Singles
  • Retirees
“It's pretty, but lacking in lifestyle options“

I'm truly surprised at how highly rated this Brooklyn neighborhood has become on Streetadvisor. Although there are some very beautiful family homes in Lefferts Gardens, they are part of a historical district and this real estate is difficult to get one's hands on. And although the neighborhood is... Read more

NeverSleeps • Oct 10, 2010
“Gorgeous Area“

This neighborhood is absolutely stunning, especially during the warmer months. The trees that line the street look old and lovely, and most of the residents tend gardens or do a bit of landscaping in their small front lawns. The houses that line the streets are also lovely - but I doubt that real... Read more

BroadwayBK • Jan 04, 2010
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Eating-out

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Restaurants (20)

Fast Food / Pizza / Sandwiches (11)

Diners (1)

Gastropubs (2)

Food Courts & Trucks (5)

Other

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Shopping (10)

Pharmacies & Doctors' Offices (8)

Dog Run & Pet Services (1)

Laundry & Dry Cleaning (13)

Banks (1)

Playgrounds (4)

What do you think about this neighborhood?

Why?
Not great commute
Touristy
Not great community
Not hip
Not great for nightlife
Not for families
Too noisy
Not diverse
Not great for shopping
Too trendy
Not great for dining
Too residential
Too diverse
Not green enough
Not safe
Too quiet
Too commercial
Not artsy
Not LGBT friendly
No good schools
Naah, not for me