Neigborhoods

Fort Greene

When you rent in Fort Greene, you'll be surrounded by tree-lined streets along with stunning examples of well-preserved Italianate and Eastlake architecture from the mid-1800s. You'll also live very close to the Atlantic Terminal railway station, with access to numerous subway services. Fort Greene, whose famous residents have included Walt Whitman, John Steinbeck, Truman Capote, Spike Lee, Michael Jordan and many others, is a designated historic district named after a fort dating from the American Revolution. The neighborhood is home to the Brooklyn Academy of Music, the Mark Morris Dance Center, Brooklyn Technical High School and others.