$3,499,00068 Lafayette Ave

68 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY, 11217


Est. Monthly Price:

4 Beds
5 Baths
3,411 SqFt
Schools Nearby

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Sold Prices For All Homes in Brooklyn

This Home$3.4M

The Median Sold Price for All Homes in Brooklyn is $860K

Based on homes sold in November 2021

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Facts and Features

Home TypeMulti Family
Year Built1931
CoolingCentral Air
MLS #H6152634
StatusFor Sale


Showing by appointment | Mix-Use | 3 Family 68 Lafayette Avenue is a one-of-a-kind modern three-family townhouse boasting designer finishes, with an all steel commercial construction on levels 1 & 2, central air and outdoor space. A private entrance accesses the owner's triplex, which was previously used as a restaurant and fully rebuilt. This property is an incredible opportunity for investors, business owners, and generational living. This property is zoned for mix-use. The main level features a floor-through open-concept living room, floor-to-ceiling double pane windows, custom tiled half bath, a dining room and kitchen that flows out into the living room and lounge areas. The private backyard terrace is perfect for entertaining, al fresco dining, and urban gardening. The kitchen is equipped with a sizable eat- in peninsula, sleek Calcutta marble countertops and backsplash, custom maple wood cabinets, and a suite of high-end stainless steel appliances. Beautiful floating stairs with glass railing lead to the upper level of the home. There are two large main bedrooms with custom closets and windowed en-suite bathrooms. Both bathrooms have custom tile work and deep soaking tubs with multiple shower heads. The lower level is a finished basement with ample storage space, a home office or workout space with a side-by-side washer/dryer. The third and fourth floors of the house offer sun-splashed large 1-bedroom 1 bathroom apartments on each floo, providing open-concept layouts and excellent income-producing potential. Two updated spacious one bedrooms set above the owner's unit on the third and fourth floors. The sun-splashed large 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartments have an open-concept layout and excellent income-producing potential. 68 Lafayette Avenue sits at the nexus of Fort Greene and Downtown Brooklyn. The house is one block from Fort Greene Park, and it is surrounded by an array of trendy restaurants, cafes, bars, and shops. Located in close proximity to Atlantic Terminal, Mark Morris Dance Center, Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) and Barclays Center. You can travel to Prospect Heights, Clinton Hill, Park Slope and Downtown Brooklyn within just a few short blocks. Shown by appointment only. Features: Floating Stairs with glass railings Central Heating/Cooling Smart Alarm System Wide Plank Hardwood Floors Fisher & Paykel refrigerator & GE stainless steel stove Dishwasher & Microwave Oven Maple Wood Cabinets Washer/Dryer Floor to Ceiling Windows

Interior Features

  • Partial Bathrooms: 1
  • Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Interior: Private Laundry, Home Office, Multi Level, Windowed Kitchen

Exterior Features

  • Parking: Other


  • Heating: Other
  • Cooling: Central Air


  • Originating MLS: One Key MLS - HGAR
  • MLS Number: H6152634
  • Listing Office: Serhant Llc

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Property History

Sold icon Jan 31, 2001Home Sold

Tax History


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Schools Nearby

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest.



PS 20 Clinton Hill PS 20 Clinton Hill url

225 Adelphi St0.36 mi

Public District PK-5


PS 38 The Pacific PS 38 The Pacific url

450 Pacific St0.42 mi

Public District PK-5


PS 11 Purvis J Behan PS 11 Purvis J Behan url

419 Waverly Ave0.50 mi

Public District PK-5



Middle School 113 Ronald Edmonds Learning Center Middle School 113 Ronald Edmonds Learning Center url

300 Adelphi St0.23 mi

Public District 6-8


Math and Science Exploratory School (The) Math and Science Exploratory School (The) url

345 Dean St0.35 mi

Public District 6-8


Urban Assembly Academy of Arts and Letters Urban Assembly Academy of Arts and Letters url

225 Adelphi St0.36 mi

Public District KG-8



Brooklyn Technical High School Brooklyn Technical High School url

29 Fort Greene Pl0.15 mi

Public District 9-12


Khalil Gibran International Academy Khalil Gibran International Academy url

326 Schermerhorn St0.33 mi

Public District 9-10


Brooklyn High School of The Arts Brooklyn High School of The Arts url

345 Dean St0.35 mi

Public District 9-12

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Rocket HomesNew YorkKings CountyBrooklyn1121768 Lafayette Ave

This home is located at 68 Lafayette Ave in Brooklyn, NY and zip code 11217. This 3,411 square foot home was built in 1931. Features: 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since November 03, 2021 and is currently priced at $3,499,000. The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $46,591.

Between October 2021 and November 2021, Brooklyn, NY real estate market has seen decrease in the number of listings by 4.8%. While the average time on the market in November 2021 was 103 days, the median list price was $860,000. While more than 42 listings in Brooklyn, NY in November 2021 were sold above asking price, there were more than 28 listings sold at asking price, and more than 189 were sold below. Residents of Brooklyn, NY typically earn between $35k-100k each year. Typical family type is single, no kids. The most common level of education of people living in this area is high school diploma.

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