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The Smith Grey, 138 Broadway

At The corner of Bedford Avenue

Key Details

  • Year Built 1884
    Converted Year 2002
    Building Type Condominium
    Neighborhood Williamsburg
  • Total Apartments 40
    Total Floors 7
Avg. Price / ft2
$53
Avg. Price / ft2
Avg. Price / ft2

Description

The famed Smith Grey is an iconic cast iron loft building, one of a few in Brooklyn, situated at 138 Broadway at Bedford Avenue in Williamsburg. The building was completed in 1884, and converted to a boutique condominium in 2002. Residential amenities include a basement bike room, a lovely courtyard, common laundry on every floor, and an incredible roof deck with sprawling 360-degree views and furnished for all to enjoy.

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Building Amenities

  • Pre War
  • Central AC
  • Garden
  • Intercom
  • Rooftop Terrace
  • Elevator
  • Outdoor Entertainment Space
  • Courtyard
  • Laundry Room
  • Bike Room

Apartments for Sale at 138 Broadway (1)

1
Available Apts
$2.8M
Price Range
$1,430
Avg. Price / ft2
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Apartments for Rent at 138 Broadway (4)

4
Available Apts
$3,900
Prices Start At
$53
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Rating

22
Out of 44

Architecture Rating: 22 / 44

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26
Out of 36

Location Rating: 26 / 36

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10
Out of 39

Features Rating: 10 / 39

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8
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66

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
 
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Carter Horsley's Review

Carter Horsley's Building Review
"The very handsome, 7-story condominium apartment building at 138 Broadway was erected in 1882 as the cast-iron Smith and Gray Department Store Building and was converted to condominiums by the Kay Organization of Elmont, N.Y., in 2002.

It has 41 loft apartments." Read Carter's Full Review
Pros
  • 19th century department store building
  • Live-in superintendent
  • Video intercom
  • Laundry room on each floor
  • Pet friendly
  • High ceilings
Cons
  • No roof deck
  • No garage
  • No doorman
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Subways

  1. J
  2. M
  3. Z
at Havemeyer and Broadway 0.33 miles
 

Sales Summary - Past 12 Months

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Past 12 Months
$1,167
Avg. Price / ft2
Based on 2 Sales
 

Closing History - Last 10 sales

10
Units Sold
$900K - $2M
Price Range
$1,064
Avg. Price / ft2

Pricing Comparison of Similar Buildings

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In The Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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  • 308 Available for Sale
  • $1,281 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $1,619,336 Avg. Price
  • $1,262,500 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 235 Berry Street Apt | $10,700,000
  2. Least Expensive 176 Borinquen Place Apt 8 | $288,888
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  • 188 Available for Rent
  • $52 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $4,159 Avg. Price
  • $3,498 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive The Gretsch Apt 10D | $17,500
    Price / ft2 $53
  2. Least Expensive 99 Kingsland Avenue Apt 105 | $1,600
    Price / ft2 $43
Data is based on sales from past 12 months and only transactions for which we have approximate square footage information available are included above
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  • 158 Total Sales
  • $1,223 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $1,214,635 Avg. Price
  • $1,096,250 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 190 South 1st Street Apt PH | $3,827,813
    Price / ft2 $1,395
  2. Least Expensive 195 South 4th Street Apt A3 | $385,000
    Price / ft2 $740

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Alternate Addresses

  • 140 Broadway
  • 142 Broadway
  • 144 Broadway
  • 389 Bedford Avenue
  • 391 Bedford Avenue
  • 393 Bedford Avenue
  • 395 Bedford Avenue
  • 397 Bedford Avenue
  • 399 Bedford Avenue
  • Smith Grey Building
  • The Smith Gray

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