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423-443 Tenants Corp.
423 Atlantic Avenue, Boerum Hill, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Pre-war Co-op

60 units
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  • 60 residences
  • 6 stories
  • BUILT 1928

The Details About 423 Atlantic Avenue

Formerly the Ex-Lax factory, this building was converted to living lofts in 1979. The cooperative consists of 57 uniquely individual loft spaces, and features a large common roof deck. It also has a live-in superintendent and a full time porter. The lobby and corridors were recently redecorated with memorabilia paying homage to the building's past. (2/24/12)

key features
  • Central air
  • Elevators
  • Central laundry room
  • Fantastic Roof Deck w/Panoramic Views
  • Video Intercom
  • Steps to Atlantic Terminal
  • BAM
  • & Shopping Mall

423-443 Tenants Corp. Units

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Get to know Boerum Hill

If you come to Boerum Hill looking for hills to climb, you’ll be out of luck. Contrary to its name, the neighborhood is about as flat as they come. Not only is the elevation low, but the homes are, too: Most apartment buildings are three-to-four-story rowhouses built in the late 1860s and early 1870s. Boerum Hill wouldn’t become Boerum Hill until much later. Before the 1960s, it was either “North Gowanus” or just part of South Brooklyn (which, not to be confused with southern Brooklyn, was a catch-all term for the area below Atlantic Avenue and west of Prospect Park that longtime residents still use today). The Boerum Hill name came in the 1960s as residents moved in with the desire to create a distinct community. At present, Boerum Hill might feel as if it were perched somewhere atop a hill — a quiet haven from the city beyond.

Boerum Hill Neighborhood Guide