You already know the reasons why NYC is the best place to raise a family, right? But when it comes to finding a family-friendly apartment in Gotham, we know the odds are stacked against even the bravest of space-seekers. Lucky for you, we've rounded up our pick of the week's best two-bedroom NYC apartments, all priced between $1,800 and $2,600 per month. Just remember, if you love it, move fast-they'll be gone before you know it! Godspeed, dear renter, and don't forget the ten commandments of apartment hunting. Check back next week for more from real-estate site Zumper's inventory.
Two-bedroom in Park Slope for $2,500/month
Any family would be excited to move into this gorgeous two-bedroom in the Slope. Apart from having great natural light, rustic hardwood floors and high ceilings, it also offers cool window molding, a gigantic living room with space for entertaining and a big media area and two decent bedrooms with closets. As an added bonus, it’s just steps from the 7th Ave B, Q trains and Prospect Park.
Two-bedroom in Astoria,, $2,300/month
Busy moms and dads have the opportunity to stay buff in this building’s sweet fitness center. Plus, this particular two-bedroom apartment is cat-friendly, is right near the 36th Ave N, Q trains and it’s a quick ride to Queensbridge Park.
Two-bedroom in Prospect Heights, $2,300/month
Though we wouldn’t say this is the newest looking apartment around, it does offer one great thing: plenty of space! It’s also located in beautiful Fort Greene a block away from the Clinton-Washington Aves C train and it's just a quick trip to the Brooklyn Museum.
Two-bedroom in Williamsburg, $2,300/month
Parquet wood floors, large closets and crown molding are just a few of this cute apartment’s perks. The kitchen is tiny-yet-functional, and the apartment’s location can’t be beat: it’s right near the East River and several local playgrounds.
Two-bedroom in Clinton Hill $2,600/month
There’s nothing quite like the words “fully renovated” to brighten your apartment search attitude. This cute space offers stainless steel appliances, central air and a shared roof deck!