Brooklyn Heights

Rent in Brooklyn Heights, with its blocks of charming row houses, few high-rise buildings and neighborly, small-town feel. New York City's Landmarks Preservation Law protects Brooklyn Heights' wide variety of architectural styles, including Greek Revival and Italianate brownstones. Apartments in Brooklyn Heights are conveniently located near attractions such as one of the largest groupings of pre-Civil War houses in the United States. The neighborhood is also home to Saint Francis College, founded by the Franciscan Brothers in 1859 and now educating 2,400 students from 80 countries, ranking as one of the nation's most-diverse colleges.