This week, we’re taking a tour of great rentals for $2,800 or less in Kensington. With Ocean Avenue as its main axis, this neighborhood sits in a sweet spot between Prospect Park South and Flatbush. It boasts two-family homes, prewar co-ops, and a smattering of new construction rental developments. There’s something for everyone — at every budget — in this neighborhood just south of Prospect Park.
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We go top shelf for our first Kensington rental for under $2,800. Be the first tenant to enjoy the oceanic interior of this pristine penthouse. It boasts two full bathrooms, a dishwasher, central air, and a private balcony. The new boutique rental building is totally tricked out, too: Gym, rooftop deck, recreation room, and laundry facilities. The Ariel Tavivian Team at Douglas Elliman is the listing agent.
Here’s another spanking new rental in Kensington. With a totally midcentury modern vibe, it’s colorful and bright — plus it checks in at a super reasonable, $2,100. Score! This 1-bedroom unit features hardwoods, a dishwasher, and a private balcony. Ammar Ali at Nooklyn is the listing agent.
Our next stop is prime Kensington at the border of Prospect Park South. (Discover more Prospect Park neighborhoods.)This remodeled 3-bedroom features gleaming hardwoods, recessed lighting, a breakfast bar, and a deep soaking tub. Grab a roomie and knock your rent down to $1,225 each. And you can bring your pets, too! Isaac Fisher and Lodger Corp is the leasing agent.
Better hurry up for this one! It’s a bright corner 1-bedroom set in a gracious midcentury co-op building. A remodel delivers refinished hardwoods and a new kitchen with dishwasher and stone counters. Check out that modern spa-like bathroom with a walk-in shower. Sweet! Jacquelynn Rossiter and the Zolan Rossiter Team at Compass are the leasing agents.
We close our tour of Kensington rentals with an oversized prewar gem. This 2-bedroom rental lists for $2,800, but the net-effective rate is $2,567 on a 12-month lease with one month free. The kitchen and bathroom have been updated. Loads of charm in a great location on the northern neck of Kensington, close to Prospect Park and the F and G subways at Fort Hamilton Parkway. Have it all!