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Thoughts on living in Flatbush?

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Some parts are really great! I lived in Ditmas Park for 2 years, and liked it. There are some lovely local businesses and restaurants around Courtelyou. The Victorian homes in that area give the neighborhood a lot of character. Plus, in the summer there are concerts on the porches given by local musicians who are truly world class. The downside of that area is that it’s pretty deep into BK, but if you are more established and aren’t looking for a party scene, the nabe is very lively! Also, depending on what part of Flatbush you’re in, the transportation options are limited. It was really difficult to visit friends who live in North BK or LIC. Generally, you get way more space for you money in that part of town, so it really depends on what you’re looking for.

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