Own a piece of history in the heart of Brownstone Brooklyn! Centrally located on Remsen Street between HIcks and Henry, "The Remsen" is a landmarked 1929 building with a distinctive façade and lobby. This distinctive landmarked building has been continually restored and maintained and includes a 24/7 doorperson. All mail and packages are hand delivered to shareholders upon entry to the lobby. The building mechanicals, including a pair of passenger elevators, are in excellent condition and there a full time superintendent. Pet friendly, the building offers both a laundry and bike room to shareholders, as well as a service entrance for deliveries.
Two spacious closets flank the entry to apartment 9D, both recently painted with new hardware. The modern windowed bathroom with tub and rain shower is accessible from the foyer, and retains the original flushometer toilet and updated pedestal sink. The updated, windowed kitchen includes a dishwasher, microwave and ample counterspace for the most accomplished chef. A generous great room with a large, east-facing window graciously accommodates a queen size bed, home office and seating area. The living area and foyer retain the original cork floors, which have a lovely patina and have been restored. The floors are not only sustainable, but provide sound insulation, as well as a soft walking surface, eliminating the need for carpeting.
One block from the famous Brooklyn Heights Promenade, with views of lower Manhattan, Wall Street and the Brooklyn Bridge, Apartment 9D at The Remsen is an ideal starter apartment or pied-a-terre. After two years of residency, shareholders may rent their apartment with board approval. Montague Street is nearby with shops and restaurants, as is Brooklyn Bridge Park, an 85 acre world-class waterfront park with lush gardens, riverfront promenades and memorable views.
The Park includes picnic areas with grills, playgrounds and volleyball courts A 1% flip tax is paid by the purchaser. Maintenance includes all utilities except Wi-Fi and cable.