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5 Brooklyn houses for sale under $2,400,000 with lots of updates

By Austin Havens-Bowen  |
January 26, 2022 - 12:30PM

This four-bedroom, three-bath single-family house in East New York is listed for $1,395,000.


The pandemic kicked demand for single-family houses in Brooklyn into high gear thanks to buyers who were craving more room, private outdoor space, and maybe even a parking space.

That’s still true today. Sales of one- to three-family houses in the fourth quarter were up almost 16 percent compared to the fourth quarter of 2020, with a total of 1,457 sales, according to the latest Elliman Report. And the current median sales price of one- to three-family houses also increased to $1,100,000, according to the report. 

However you can still find a range of options among single-family houses for sale across the borough. There are currently 496 houses listed on StreetEasy. 

To help with your search, here are five houses on the market for under $2,400,000 in East New York, Bushwick, Greenpoint, Prospect Lefferts Gardens, and Downtown Brooklyn. 

233 Highland Blvd., East New York 

This four bedroom, three bath is listed for $1,395,000. The renovated 1925 house features high ceilings, hardwood floors, custom cabinets, new appliances, exposed brick, recessed lighting, built-ins, ceiling fans, a roof deck, patio, and private driveway with four parking spaces.  

1335 Greene Ave., Bushwick 

This three bedroom, three and a half bath is listed for $1,595,000. It has refinished hardwood floors, exposed brick, built-ins, oversized windows, recessed lighting, stainless steel appliances, custom cabinets, beams, split-system air conditioning, a security system, patio, and basement. 

728A Humboldt St., Greenpoint  

This three bedroom, two bath is listed for $1,900,000. The 1910 house features high ceilings, moldings, parquet floors, oversized windows, built-ins, stainless steel appliances, recessed lighting, a basement, and backyard. 

171 Lefferts Ave., Prospect Lefferts Gardens 

This three bedroom, four and a half bath is listed for $2,200,000. It has coffered ceilings, hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, skylights, central air and heat, smart thermostats, recessed lighting, a new roof, deck, and backyard. 

190 Concord St., Downtown Brooklyn  

This four bedroom, one and a half bath is listed for $2,395,000. The townhouse features original details, three fireplaces, hardwood floors, moldings, split-system air conditioning, high ceilings, stainless steel appliances, built-ins, and a backyard. 



Austin Havens-Bowen

Staff Writer

Staff writer Austin Havens-Bowen covers the rental market and answers renters' questions in a column called Realty Bites. He previously reported on local news for the Queens Ledger and The Hunts Point Express in the Bronx. He graduated from Hunter College with a BA in media studies. He rents a one-bedroom apartment in Astoria with his boyfriend and their two cats.

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