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1645 71st Street

Bensonhurst, Brooklyn | 16th Ave & 17th Ave

6 Rooms3 Beds3 Baths1,080 Square FeetSingle Family

floors / apts2 / 1
Lot Size18'x100'
Built Size18'x30'
Building TypeHouse
RE Taxes$6,461
Price Per SF

Outdoor space and views

  • Backyard
  • Frontyard

Property Description for 1645 71st Street

Welcome to this charming single-family home in prime Bensonhurst. This beautiful home measures 18x30 and sits on an 18x100 lot. As you step in, you are welcomed by a small alley that is connected to the living room, which then leads you to the kitchen and separate dining room, both side to side. The dining room can be potentially used as a bedroom as it has windows or simply opened up for more living space. The kitchen is flooded with bright tile floors and equipped with the latest appliances. Not to mention, there is also a quarter bathroom at the corner by the kitchen's entrance. The backyard, which can be easily accessed through the kitchen, offers a great space ideal for gatherings, especially those outdoor BBQ grills in the summer. The second floor boasts a full bathroom and three bedrooms, which consist of a master bedroom and two regular-sized bedrooms. The master bedroom is positioned to the front while the other two bedrooms are in the back sitting side by side. All three bedrooms are equipped with a closet for your convenience. The bathroom complemented with a tub, is flooded with tile flooring and has a skylight that can be opened up to allow air circulation. Additionally, the semi-finished basement has windows in the back and consists of a quarter bathroom and a separate entrance located in front of the house. It can also be accessed through the first floor. Lastly, the property features a fairly new boiler-water heater system and a front yard that can be legally converted into a parking space for one car. Conveniently located within a short distance to all local shops, laundromat, D and N train, and B8 bus station. This is a very rare piece of gem that won't last long! Call today to schedule a showing!

Listing History for 1645 71st Street

Contract Signed by Kelvin Ng Wu
Century 21 Realty First

Building Details for 1645 71st Street

OwnershipSingle Family
Building TypeHouse
Year Built1935
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Kelvin Ng Wu
Century 21 Realty First
Karen Ng Mok
Century 21 Realty First
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Bensonhurst | Brooklyn

Quick Profile

Bensonhurst is a densely populated residential neighborhood with a bustling business district in the southwest section of Brooklyn. It’s a storied neighborhood and is considered to be the most ethnically diverse neighborhood in New York City.

Technically, Bensonhurst doesn’t quite have the same clean-cut boundaries the way other neighborhoods do. It has an odd shape that intertwines with the surrounding communities of Bath Beach, Dyker Heights, Borough Park and Mapleton. The neighborhoods are sometimes mistaken for Bensonhurst and vice versa. It’s bordered by 14th Avenue, which is to the northwest, 60st Street and McDonald Avenue to the northeast, Avenue S to the southeast, and 86th Street to the southwest.

You won’t find that many luxury building developments in this neck of the woods either. Much of the Bensonhurst neighborhood still has that old Brooklyn charm. It’s architecture comprises co-ops, condos, single-family attached, semi-attached, fully-detached homes, and also multi-family homes. It’s a healthy mix of quiet residential blocks and bustling commercial thoroughfare, especially along 86th Street. Bensonhurst has many similarities to Bath Beach, it’s immediate neighbor to the south.

Bensonhurst was once part of New Utrecht, which was one of the original six towns within Kings County. It was later absorbed into what we know as modern day Brooklyn. It is named after the Benson family, who were farmers and landowners and controlled much of Bensonhurst and parts of Bath Beach.

In its early history, Bensonhurst was mostly Italian-Americans and Jewish immigrants. In recent years the neighborhood has seen many Chinese, Russian, Middle Eastern and Mexican residents who call Bensonhurst home.

Besides the ethnic enclaves residing in Bensonhurst, the neighborhood is also attracting younger residents and families. The cost of living is considerably less compared to other parts of Manhattan and Brooklyn. In 2019, the homeownership rate in Bensonhurst was 36.5%, higher than the citywide share of 31.9%.

The D, N, and F service Bensonhurst and will shoot you straight into Midtown Manhattan where bus lines service the rest of the borough.

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OLR ID: 93591TH