544 Flatbush Ave

This Property At A Glance

Mixed-Use Elevator building

This is a Mixed-Use Elevator building.

In Brooklyn

544 Flatbush Ave is located in Brooklyn, a neighborhood in Brooklyn.

Tree-Lined Streets

There are 60 street trees within a block of 544 Flatbush Ave.

544 Flatbush Ave is a 6-floor, 63-unit Mixed-Use Elevator building in Brooklyn's Brooklyn.

If you live at or are thinking of moving to 544 Flatbush Ave, you'll want to carefully examine the 120 problems and violations we've detected in this property's records. In addition, residents filed 226 noise complaints, 34 filth complaints, and 28 street quality complaints.

Building records show 10 construction or renovation projects at 544 Flatbush Ave since 2003. As for neighborhood change, records show 0 demolitions and 0 new building developments in the area within the past year.

The closest subway access includes the B, Q, and S at 462 Flatbush Avenue (Enter From Lincoln Rd), there are 0 Citi Bike stations nearby, and the typical wait time for a taxi at 544 Flatbush Ave is 10 minutes.

As for the demographics around 544 Flatbush Ave, the median age is 33, 32% of residents are married, and 24% of residents have at least one child. The median individual full-time income is about $33,693 and about 18% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher. Registered voters in this building are 93% Democrat.

This address is zoned for New York City Public Schools, which is rated below average overall. You can see individual ratings and program information on nearby schools like Ps 241 Emma L Johnston, Parkside Prepratory Academy, and Clara Barton High School in the report below.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 77.3°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.7°F.

Building

Building Type
Elevator
Unit Count
63
Floor Count
6
Elevators
1

Elevators

Heading up during evening peak
Typical Lobby Wait Time
8
seconds
Travel Time From Lobby
20
seconds

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Heading down during morning peak
Typical Floor Wait Time
9
seconds

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Travel Time From Floor
19
seconds

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Complaints and Violations

Violations data comes from NYC HPD (Housing Preservation and Development) and is collected via NYC 311.
The total number of problems reported for is
72
Problems

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The total number of historical violations for is
48
Violations

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Financial

Value Estimate*

$724,500
$434,700
$1,014,300
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Cost of living

National Average

Overall costs

27% higher than the national average

Housing costs

32% higher than the national average

Food & Beverage costs

29% higher than the national average

Transportation costs

9% higher than the national average

Apparel costs

27% higher than the national average

Entertainment costs

32% higher than the national average

Utility costs

41% higher than the national average

Healthcare costs

58% higher than the national average

Insurance costs

24% higher than the national average

Tobacco costs

33% higher than the national average

Income

The median household income in this area is
$48,404
Per year
The median full-time individual income in this area is
$33,693
Per year

Rent vs. Own

The percent of households occupied by renters is
83%
The percent of households occupied by owners is
16%

Tax Information

The sales tax rate in this area is
4.0%
The average annual property tax in this area is
$4,083

Recent Sales Nearby

$640,000
Thursday, December 29 2016
0.10 miles away
$745,000
Tuesday, August 16 2016
0.11 miles away
$1,300,000
Thursday, August 18 2016
0.14 miles away
$1,335,100
Wednesday, September 28 2016
0.18 miles away
Lot Size: 0.05 acres
$2,150,000
Tuesday, August 23 2016
0.26 miles away
Lot Size: 0.05 acres
$363,000
Friday, December 16 2016
0.10 miles away
$1,595,000
Monday, December 19 2016
0.11 miles away
Lot Size: 0.14 acres
$2,025,000
Friday, August 12 2016
0.15 miles away
Lot Size: 0.11 acres
$1,750,000
Wednesday, December 14 2016
0.22 miles away
Lot Size: 0.06 acres
$2,100,000
Friday, December 30 2016
0.27 miles away
Lot Size: 0.05 acres

Transportation

Subway Access

462 Flatbush Avenue (Enter From Lincoln Rd)
B
Q
S
1 min

Taxi Stats

The typical wait time for a taxi is
10
minutes at Washington Avenue and Flatbush Avenue
In a typical hour
12
available taxis pass by Washington Avenue and Flatbush Avenue

Commute Stats

The common time to leave for work in this neighborhood is
8:00 AM to 8:29 AM
The most common way to commute in this neighborhood is
Subway
There are
0
Citi Bike Stations within 3 blocks of
The percent of households with at least one car in this area is
33%

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Local Quality

Local Quality at a Glance

Incident data comes from NYC 311. To report complaints or learn more about NYC 311 visit here
There were
226
noise complaints in the last year within a block
There were
34
filth complaints in the last year within a block
There were
28
street complaints in the last year within a block

Rodent Sightings

17 rodent sightings reported within a block of

7 rodent sightings is typical around buildings in Brooklyn

Street Trees

60 street trees within a block of

75 street trees is typical around buildings in Brooklyn

School

School District

This property is zoned for
NEW YORK CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
This school district has
1,880
schools
There are
1,038,001
students enrolled in this district

Elementary Schools Near

PS 375 JACKIE ROBINSON SCHOOL
0.3 mile away
PS 92 ADRIAN HEGEMAN
0.5 mile away
PS 241 EMMA L JOHNSTON
0.6 mile away
PS 141
0.6 mile away

Middle Schools Near

EBBETTS FIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL
0.3 mile away
PARKSIDE PREPRATORY ACADEMY
0.6 mile away
PS 141
0.6 mile away
MS 61 GLADSTONE H ATWELL
0.7 mile away

High Schools Near

PS 141
0.6 mile away
CLARA BARTON HIGH SCHOOL
0.6 mile away
BROOKLYN SCHOOL FOR MUSIC AND THEATER
0.6 mile away
BROOKLYN ACADEMY OF SCIENCE AND THE ENVIRONMENT
0.6 mile away

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Construction

There have been
10
construction projects in this building since 2003
There have been
0
scaffolds installed in the last 90 days within 3 blocks
There have been
0
demolitions in the last year within 5 blocks
There have been
0
new buildings in the last year within 5 blocks

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Crime

Crime Risks (This data represents crime risk for the ZIP code of the property.)

Risk of burglary
in this area is
90%
lower than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
78%
lower than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
39%
lower than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
31%
lower than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
4%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
78%
lower than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
33
Years Old

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Is the neighborhood around this building filled with the post-college party crowd, overrun with young parents and strollers, or more senior-friendly? Is it a wealthier area, an up-and-coming neighborhood, or a bit on the grittier side?

The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
24%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
32%

Political

This Building is
93%
registered Democrat
The Area is
93%
registered Democrat

Weather & Natural Disasters

Weather

The average temperature in this area during the winter is
33°F
The average temperature in this area during the summer is
77°F

Current Air Quality

100
0

Air Quality Index

49
Moderate air quality
Updated 02/26/17 12:55AM
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Children under the age of 14

You can go outside with the kids, but monitor their breathing & pay attention to notifications

Sports and Recreation

You want to work out now??!… Only if you have no plan B

Health and Safety

There is no real danger for people with health sensitivities. Just keep an eye out for changes in air quality for the next few hours

Indoor Considerations

You don't have to stay inside, but it's recommended that you keep tracking the air quality

Natural Disasters

Risk of storms
in this area is
mild
Risk of earthquakes
in this area is
mild
Risk of hurricanes
in this area is
mild
Risk of tornadoes
in this area is
low
Risk of hailstorms
in this area is
mild
Risk of windstorms
in this area is
high

Flood Zone Map

Flood Zones

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