Status: rented by bam
255 Skillman Avenue, #4Penthouse
OUR OPINION: 253-255 Skillman is a great condo-style rental. This particular duplex sits on the corner of a top floor 4th floor walkup, boasting privacy and a large, private roof deck. The finishes are very nice, featuring modern bathroom, a kitchen island, storage closets, and stainless appliances. Additionally, there is a stacked Bosch washer/dryer in-unit, and private storage unit in the basement. THE NEIGHBORHOOD: The Graham L train area is booming. The night life has picked up quite a bit as well, with numerous bars opening their doors. Top restaurants such as Zona Rosa (delicious Mexican food) and Osakana (seafood market) are right around the corner. The property stands on a quiet tree-lined street, close to the Graham L train, but far enough away that none of the foot traffic or noise is nearby.
A former artists’ enclave, Williamsburg is an ultra-trendy neighborhood in Brooklyn that draws the young and the fashionable from around the world.
Known for being the birthplace of NYC’s hipster movement and its close proximity to Manhattan, Williamsburg has become one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Brooklyn. The old factories from its industrial past have been converted into gorgeous lofts; luxury high-rises with stunning Manhattan views line the waterfront; and boutique condos are mixed among townhouses and old tenement buildings. While the neighborhood continues to evolve wit ... read more