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 Williamsburg, $2,600/month
Gorgeous exposed brick walls, durable hardwood flooring and a large living room/kitchen area make this spot a great fit for families. Bedford and La Guardia playgrounds are right nearby, plus you can grab the Marcy Av J, M and Z trains nearby for easy travel around town.
Two-bedroom in Williamsburg, $2,500/month
What’s not to love about this beautiful W’Burg apartment? Enjoy great natural light, a huge living room with plenty of space for a dinner table and cozy couch, two large bedrooms and a decent kitchen with good cabinet space. There are also two cute playgrounds nearby!
Two-bedroom in Park Slope, $2,550/month
Forget the long treks to your favorite local park! With this apartment, Prospect Park is actually your front yard. The space has spacious bedrooms with plenty of room for growing kids, and you’re also right near an old-timey movie theater, great cafes and restaurants plus the F and G trains.
Two-bedroom on the Upper East Side, $2,550/month
Cute parquet floors, a huge kitchen and proximity to Carl Schurz Park and John Jay Park are just a few of this apartment’s perks. There’s plenty of natural light and large bedrooms perfect for you and the kids, plus there’s a decent sized living room for playtime with the little ones.
Two-bedroom in the East Village, $2,600/month
This clean, remodeled apartment is a true two-bedroom offering a modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances and marble flooring! There’s also a small roof deck area for the adults to have a glass of wine when the kiddos are in bed…awesome.