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What you’ll get across NYC for $420,000

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If $420,000 is your budget ceiling as you start property-hunting across NYC, you’ll find plenty of apartments to choose from in Manhattan and Brooklyn, and some houses (single- and multi-family) in the Bronx and Staten Island.

WEST VILLAGE, MANHATTAN: A one-bath co-op studio with a decorative fireplace and recently updated kitchen in a building with laundry and storage at 8-10 Bethune Street (Hudson and Greenwich Street). $420,000 plus $678/month maintenance

HAMILTON HEIGHTS, MANHATTAN: A one-bedroom, one-bath condop with a renovated bath and eat-in kitchen in a pet-friendly elevator building that permits co-purchasing, gifting and pied-a-terres at 345 West 145th Street (between Saint Nicholas and Edgecombe). $420,000 plus $613/month maintenance

FORT GREENE, BROOKLYN: A one-bath studio with a renovated kitchen and three oversized walk-in closets in a doorman building with laundry facilities at 101 Lafayette Avenue (between South Oxford and South Portland). $419,500 plus $609/month maintenance

PROSPECT HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN: A one-bath co-op studio with a washer and dryer in a prewar doorman building with on-site laundry and a courtyard at 225 Park Place (between Vanderbilt and Carlton). $419,000 plus $573/month maintenance

OCEAN PARKWAY, BROOKLYN: A corner three-bedroom, two-bath co-op with central air-conditioning and an eat-in kitchen in an elevator building that has a swimming pool and doesn’t allow pets at 1170 Ocean Parkway (between Avenue L and Avenue J). $419,000

SAINT ALBANS, QUEENS: A three-bedroom, one-bath house with original wood-beamed ceilings and a fireplace, as well as a sunroom and garden at 111-16 174th Street (between 11th and Sayres). $420,000

LAURELTON, QUEENS: A three-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bath house with a finished attic, a deck and a Jacuzzi at 22002 135th Avenue (at 220th). $420,000

EASTCHESTER, BRONX: A three-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bath multi-family house with an attic, a deck, a backyard and a semi-finished recreation area with a separate entrance at 2573 Hollers Avenue (between Ropes and Pelham Bay Park West). $420,000

MIDLAND BEACH, STATEN ISLAND: A remodeled semi-attached three-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bath single-family with a built-in garage and a finished basement at 20 Stacey Lane (between Midland and Zwicky). $424,900 plus $2,738/month taxes


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