Spring is officially here, and what better way to celebrate than by getting outside? As you start to take advantage of all the natural spaces NYC has to offer, you may want to consider renting an apartment near Prospect Park. Spanning 585 acres, Prospect Park is Brooklyn’s second largest green space. It offers expansive lawns, well-paved paths, a lake, play structures and even a skating rink. It’s also one of our favorite underrated parks in New York City. So what are you waiting for? Dig into our top five featured apartments near Prospect Park under $2,900. And if nothing on this list strikes your fancy, StreetEasy has plenty more options for you to choose from!

Price $2,590
Space Studio, 1 bath
Neighborhood Park Slope

First up is this bright and inviting Park Slope studio. Priced at $2,825 per month, this unit boasts three large exposures overlooking the neighborhood. A renovated kitchen comes with sleek cabinetry, a dishwasher and a combination washer/dryer. The building offers convenient features like keyless security, online maintenance portal and a dedicated super. Plus, Prospect Park is only 12-minutes away on foot.

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Price $2,575
Space 1 bed, 1 bath
Neighborhood Crown Heights

How charming is this Crown Heights 1-bedroom located in a historic townhouse? A grand hallway with exposed brick and ornate mirror greets you upon entering the building. The vintage touches continue inside the unit with a stunning fireplace mantle and gleaming wood floors. The price tag is also appealing at $2,575 per month. The apartment has a private balcony and shared rooftop, but if that’s not enough outdoor access for you, it’s a less-than 30-minute walk to Prospect Park.

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Price $2,400
Space Studio, 1 bath
Neighborhood Flatbush

Next, we have this fantastic studio on the border between Flatbush and Prospect Lefferts Gardens. The modern unit comes partially furnished, which makes its $2,500 per month price tag that much more cost-effective. The apartment features hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, and a private balcony. It also comes with a plethora of building amenities, such as a fully-equipped gym, a rooftop grill, and a dog run. As if that’s not enough, it’s a mere 11-minute walk to the park.

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Price $2,749
Space 3 beds, 1 bath
Neighborhood Prospect Park South

Athletes rejoice! This airy, alluring home is just a 2-minute walk to the Prospect Park Parade Grounds. Much like the many sports fields that comprise the Parade Grounds, the inside of the home is expansive. All three of the extra-large bedrooms have their own spacious closet and sunny double windows. The flexible floor plan means that the $2,749 per month lease can easily be split with roommates to make this space extra affordable.

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Price $2,500
Space 2 beds, 1 bath
Neighborhood Prospect Lefferts Gardens

Last up on our tour of great apartments near Prospect Park is this lovely 2-bedroom. Located in historic Prospect Lefferts Gardens, this home features a lush and peaceful shared back garden. Clean subway tile and a sizable bathtub makes the bathroom stand out. It’s asking $2,500 per month and is about a six-minute walk from both the Lincoln Road and the Parkside Avenue entrances of Prospect Park by way of Ocean Avenue.

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