The neighborhood of East Flatbush is part of the city of New York, New York.
East Flatbush is a great part of New York for home buyers who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. Finding lively areas in this area is very easy. Even though this part of the city is not known for its nightlife, the streets are usually busy with people. Clarkson Avenue is among the most lively streets in this neighborhood. This part of New York also features a fair amount of greenery; there are about 10 green spaces nearby for residents to explore, such as Lincoln Terrace Park, making them very easy to reach from a large number of locations in East Flatbush. Furthermore, residents will find that there are many tree-lined streets.
In East Flatbush, around 30% of buildings are large apartment buildings, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and townhouses. A majority of the housing growth in this neighborhood took place before the 1960s. This part of the city is primarily composed of one bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 55% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home and 45% are owners.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in East Flatbush. Church Avenue is among the best streets for groceries. Moreover, owing to 300-odd restaurants and cafes in East Flatbush, there is usually a spot to get some food or drink just around the corner, for instance on Sutter Avenue. A great selection of clothing stores is also located within a very short walking distance, for example along Rutland Road. With respect to education, locals will value that no matter where their property is located in East Flatbush, both primary and secondary schools are close by. House owners can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level.
East Flatbush is a great neighborhood for eco-friendly transportation options. The public transit network in East Flatbush is excellent owing to Sutter Av - Rutland Road Station on the 5 | Lexington Avenue Express Line, 3 | 7 Avenue Express Line, 2 | 7 Avenue Express Line and 4 | Lexington Avenue Express Line, and about 10 nearby bus lines. This neighborhood is also especially well-suited for traveling on foot; all day-to-day needs can be met without having to resort to a vehicle, and numerous businesses are especially nearby. Moving around by bicycle is convenient in East Flatbush since riding is made easier by the generally flat terrain, and the cycling network is extensive.