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Bensonhurst

Set inside the southwestern portion of Brooklyn, it's loosely bounded borders run from Gravesend Bay on the south, Bay Parkway and Avenue P to the east, 65th Street to the north and 14th Avenue to the West. On 86th Street, which is the dividing line between this community and Bath Beach, outdoor markets sit side-by-side with small, independent shops.

18th Avenue is the main shopping and dining street, here you'll find small, family-owned businesses, many of which have stayed in the same location for multiple generations. Bensonhurst's neighborhood park is Milestone Park. It features a replica of the oldest sandstone mile marker in New York City (the original is inside the Brooklyn Historical Society in Downtown Brooklyn).

Housing Stock: One- and two-family brick and stucco row houses (many with lovely gardens, wrought-iron fences and driveways), mid-rise apartment buildings, low-rise and/or multi-family buildings (nicknamed Fedder Homes because of their distinctive air-conditioning sleeves) are replacing original houses that dated back to the 1920s.

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Properties in this Neighborhood

7111 19TH AVENUE

19th Avenue, Townhouse
Bensonhurst|$1,250,000
5 Bdrms | 3 Baths | 9 Rooms
ID: 20047294 Courtesy of Halstead

West 10th Street

West 10th Street, Condominium
Bensonhurst|$849,000
2 Bdrms | 2 Baths | 4 Rooms
ID: 1822511 Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Empire

64th Street

64th Street, Rental
|$2,190
2 Bdrms | 1 Bath | 4 Rooms
ID: 1874865 Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Empire

Bay Ridge Pkwy

Bay Ridge Pkwy, Rental
Bensonhurst|$1,900
2 Bdrms | 1 Bath | 4 Rooms
ID: 3472744 Courtesy of Elliman

7402 Bay Pkwy

7402 Bay Pkwy, Rental
Bensonhurst|$1,850
1 Bdrms | 1 Bath | 3 Rooms
ID: 1874760 Courtesy of MNS

303 AVE P

303 Ave P, Rental
Bensonhurst|$1,650
1 Bdrms | 1 Bath | 4 Rooms
ID: 84026 Courtesy of Fifth and Forever LLC

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