By Robert DeFalco, Robert DeFalco Realty
(Robert DeFalco Realty)
Kensington is a neighborhood in the center of Brooklyn New York – a diverse, predominantly residential area that consists of housing types that run the gamut from brick row houses to detached one-family Victorians to apartment buildings. Pre-war brick apartment buildings dominate the Ocean Parkway and Coney Island Avenue frontage, including many that operate as co-ops. Commercial streets provide shopping, a fantastic variety of restaurants, a vibrant nightlife scene, and services to the residents. The F and G trains serve Kensington, as well as express and local buses, which is appealing for commuters and those who want to enjoy New York City and its surrounding boroughs have to offer. The streets of Kensington are alive with residents, who enjoy walking around their neighborhood. Clo...