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The Chocolate Factory, 689 Myrtle Avenue

Between Bedford Avenue & Spencer Street

Key Details

  • Year Built 1947
    Converted Year 2006
    Building Type Condominium
    Neighborhood Bedford-Stuyvesant
  • Total Apartments 45
    Total Floors 5
$818
Avg. Price / ft2
$40
Avg. Price / ft2
$765
Avg. Price / ft2

Rating

15
Out of 44

Architecture Rating: 15 / 44

+
24
Out of 36

Location Rating: 24 / 36

+
10
Out of 39

Features Rating: 10 / 39

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8
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57

CityRealty Rating Reference

 
Architecture
  • 30+ remarkable
  • 20-29 distinguished
  • 11-19 average
  • < 11 below average
 
Location
  • 27+ remarkable
  • 18-26 distinguished
  • 9-17 average
  • < 9 below average
 
Features
  • 22+ remarkable
  • 16-21 distinguished
  • 9-15 average
  • < 9 below average
  • #5 Rated condo - Bedford-Stuyvesant
 

Description

The Chocolate Factory is a pre-war condominium building in Brooklyn's Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood finished in 1947. Situated at 689 Myrtle Avenue, between Bedford Avenue and Spencer Street, the building contains 45 units and rises 5 stories. The elevatored building's amenities include: garden, video intercom and elevator.

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Building Amenities

  • Pre War
  • Garden
  • Roof Deck
  • Video Intercom
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Center
  • Outdoor Entertainment Space
  • In-Unit Washer/Dryer
  • Bike Room
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Apartments for Sale at 689 Myrtle Avenue (4)

4
Available Apts
$699K - $999K
Price Range
$818
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Apartments for Rent at 689 Myrtle Avenue (1)

1
Available Apts
$2,800
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Carter Horsley's Review

Carter Horsley's Building Review
"This pale orange-brick, 5-story building at 689 Myrtle Avenue between Bedford Avenue and Spencer Street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn was built in 1947 as the Cocoline Chocolate Factory.
The building was converted to 45 condominium apartments in 2006." Read Carter's Full Review
Pros
  • Roof deck
  • Fitness center
  • Bicycle room
  • Garden
  • Video intercom
Cons
  • No concierge
  • No doorman
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Subways

  1. G
at Marcy Ave and Myrtle Ave 0.33 miles
 

Sales Summary - Past 12 Months

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Past 12 Months
$765
Avg. Price / ft2
Based on 4 Sales
 

Closing History - Last 10 sales

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10
Units Sold
$710K - $999K
Price Range
$748
Avg. Price / ft2

Pricing Comparison of Similar Buildings

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In The Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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  • 230 Available for Sale
  • $872 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $1,100,254 Avg. Price
  • $832,000 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 385 Gates Avenue Apt TOWNHOUSE | $3,295,000
  2. Least Expensive 511 Herkimer Street Apt 1A | $375,000
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  • 73 Available for Rent
  • $37 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $2,836 Avg. Price
  • $2,550 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 449 Hancock Street Apt TOWNHOUSE | $6,000
    Price / ft2 $24
  2. Least Expensive 509 Van Buren Street Apt 2F | $1,700
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  • 34 Total Sales
  • $825 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $740,754 Avg. Price
  • $710,000 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 272 Putnam Avenue Apt A | $1,395,000
    Price / ft2 $761
  2. Least Expensive 686 MacDonough Street Apt 2A | $395,460
    Price / ft2 $783

Alternate Addresses

  • 120 Spencer Street
  • 691 Myrtle Avenue
  • 693 Myrtle Avenue
  • 695 Myrtle Avenue
  • 697 Myrtle Avenue

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