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Be@Schermerhorn, 189 Schermerhorn Street

between Smith Street & Hoyt Street   |    Downtown Brooklyn

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Key Details

  • Condo
  • Built in 2010
  • 246 Apartments
  • 25 Floors
$1,247 Avg. Price / Ft2
$55 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • Size Avg. Price # Sold
  • STUDIO $540,000 1
  • 1 BED $807,880 11
  • 2 BEDS $1,276,250 4
  • Avg. Price based on 16 closings during past 12 months Last updated May 25, 2017
  • View all recent sales
$1,219 Avg. Price / Ft2

Overview

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Be@Schermerhorn, 189 Schermerhorn Street has received a CityRealty Rating of 78, based on:

 
Architecture

Anything above 30 is remarkable, from 20-29 is distinguished and from 11-19 is average, while below 11 is below average.

 
Location

Anything above 27 is remarkable, from 18-26 is distinguished and from 9-17 is average, while below 9 is below average.

 
Features

Anything above 22 is remarkable, from 16-21 is distinguished and from 9-15 is average, while below 9 is below average.

Rating Summary

25
Out of 44
+
27
Out of 36
+
18
Out of 39
+
8
=
78
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Very Attractive 5 out of 8 points
Retail Quality:
Attractive 4 out of 5 points
Canopy Entrance:
Dramatic 3 out of 3 points
Alterations:
None 2 out of 2 points
Plaza Or Atrium:
None 0 out of 3 points
Contextual Design:
No, but OK 1 out of 3 points
Skyline:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Local Visibility:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Watertank:
Attractively Enclosed 2 out of 2 points
Airconditioners:
Not Allowed 2 out of 2 points
Free Standing:
No 0 out of 2 points
Gargoyles:
None 0 out of 2 points
Garden:
None 0 out of 2 points
Fenestration:
Consistent 1 out of 1 points
Landmark:
No 0 out of 2 points
Unity:
Unified Design 1 out of 1 points
Illumination:
None 0 out of 1 points
Water Element:
None 0 out of 1 points

Location Rating: Points Breakdown

Street Ambience:
Attractive / Pleasant 3 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
Less than 10 blocks 5 out of 5 points
Views:
Impressive 3 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Some 2 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Only Top Floors 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Subway:
Less than 3 Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Firedepartment Noise:
No Noise 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Supermarket:
3-5 Short Blocks 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Park:
Less Than 3 Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Water:
More than 6 Short Blocks 0 out of 2 points
Shopping:
5 or less Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Schools:
No Noise 1 out of 1 points
Noise From Nightlife:
None 1 out of 1 points

Features Rating: Points Breakdown

Lobby:
Quite Stylish 3 out of 5 points
Units Per Floor:
5-9 2 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
8-9 Feet 1 out of 4 points
Balconies:
Many 2 out of 3 points
Health Club:
Yes 1 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
None 0 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
Minimal 1 out of 2 points
Bay Windows:
None 0 out of 1 points
Fireplaces:
None 0 out of 1 points
Door Person:
None 0 out of 1 points
Concierge:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Elevator Person:
None 0 out of 1 points
Recreational Roof:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Driveway:
None 0 out of 1 points
Maids Room:
None 0 out of 1 points
Catering:
None 0 out of 1 points
Garage:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Mixed Use:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Non Rectilinear Form:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Unusual Layouts:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Prewar:
No 0 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Many 2 out of 2 points
  • #49 Rated condo - Brooklyn
  • #8 Rated condo - Downtown Brooklyn
How was this building rated?

This attractive, 25-story residential condominium building at 189 Schermerhorn Street between Smith and Hoyt Streets is located in Downtown Brooklyn and is very convenient to excellent public transportation.

It is known as Be@Schermerhorn and has 218 apartments in its tower and 28 apartments in an adjoining 6-story building.

It was developed by SDS Procida of which Mario Procida is the principal. SDS Procida's other projects include the very handsome On Prospect Park, which was designed by Richard Meier, the very attractive Dillon at 425 West 53rd Street in Manhattan that was designed by Smith-Miller + Hawkinson Architects, and be@William at 90 William Street in Lower Manhattan.

The Stephen B. Jacobs Group was the architect.

It opened in 2010.

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Nearby Subway Stations

  1. 2
    2
    • Hoyt Street (at Bridge and Fulton) (0.10 miles)
     
  2. 3
    3
    • Hoyt Street (at Bridge and Fulton) (0.10 miles)
     
  3. B
    B
    • DeKalb Av (at Flatbush Ave and Fleet) (0.25 miles)
     
  4. F
    F
    • Lawrence Street (at Willoughby) (0.19 miles)
     
  5. Q
    Q
    • DeKalb Av (at Flatbush Ave and Fleet) (0.25 miles)
     
  6. R
    R
    • Lawrence Street (at Willoughby) (0.19 miles)
     
  7. G
    G
    • Hoyt & Schermerhorn (at Schermerhorn) (0.10 miles)
     
  8. 4
    4
    • Borough Hall (at Court and Joralemon) (0.28 miles)
     
  9. 5
    5
    • Borough Hall (at Court and Joralemon) (0.28 miles)
     
  10. A
    A
    • Hoyt & Schermerhorn (at Schermerhorn) (0.10 miles)
     
  11. C
    C
    • Hoyt & Schermerhorn (at Schermerhorn) (0.10 miles)
     

Carter Horsley's Review

Be@Schermerhorn, 189 Schermerhorn Street Carter Horsley's Building Review
"This attractive, 25-story residential condominium building at 189 Schermerhorn Street between Smith and Hoyt Streets is located in Downtown Brooklyn and is very convenient to excellent public transportation." Read Carter's Full Review

The pros & cons

Pros
  • Roof deck
  • Excellent public transportation
  • Storage spaces
  • Revolving door entrance with marquee
  • Central location in Downtown Brooklyn
  • High floors have views of Manhattan
  • Fitness center
  • Concierge
  • Close to Subway
  • Some balconies
  • Garage
Cons
  • No sidewalk landscaping
  • No fireplaces
  • Many apartments
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Popularity Stats

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#27 Most viewed condo in Brooklyn (past 30 days).

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Be@Schermerhorn, 189 Schermerhorn Street - 10 year Sales History

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Be@Schermerhorn, 189 Schermerhorn Street 12 Month Sales Summary

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Past 12 Months
$1,219
AVG Price / ft2, based on 16 Sales
 

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In the Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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  • 40 Available for Sale
  • $1,159 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $1,111,697 Avg. Price
  • $1,092,500 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 388 Bridge Street Apt PH45AB | $2,750,000
  2. Least Expensive Toren Apt 2702 | $565,000
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  • 49 Available for Rent
  • $58 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $4,803 Avg. Price
  • $3,600 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 388 Bridge Street Apt PH53B | $14,000
    Price / ft2 $83
  2. Least Expensive 388 Bridge Street Apt 9D | $2,270
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  • 106 Total Sales
  • $1,154 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $1,127,915 Avg. Price
  • $1,029,500 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive Belltel Lofts Apt 26B | $3,385,000
    Price / ft2 $1,213
  2. Least Expensive Toren Apt 908 | $520,000
    Price / ft2 $1,158

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