For those who appreciate the busy city life of Manhattan but don't wish to live there, Flatbush is a conveniently close option. It is a modest location in the center of Brooklyn representing an eclectic mix of cultures, cuisines, and architecture. Three subways service this neighborhood making the trek to Manhattan simple. It is the home of Brooklyn College as well as many Brooklyn Public Libraries. This is a kind neighborhood that families have been calling home for generations. There are countless shops, salons, restaurants and other conveniencies. You can find affordable housing options with a working middle class population.