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 Windsor Terrace, $2,150/month
This sunny apartment is just a few blocks from beautiful Prospect Park—just think of the amazing weekends barbecuing, biking and even visiting the zoo! There’s also plenty more to do in the area, like checking out the coolest playgrounds and grabbing food from PS institutions like Dizzy’s. For easy travel around the city, grab the F and G at 15th St Prospect Park.
Two-bedroom in Crown Heights, $2,350/month
Hello, gorgeous kitchen! This pristine President Street abode offers stainless steel appliances, beautiful wood cabinetry and plenty of cabinet and counter space for your average home cook. Laundry is located in the unit for quick kiddo laundry loads, plus the apartment offers great natural light and perks like crown molding and proximity to Prospect Park and the Brooklyn Public Library.
Two-bedroom in Park Slope, $2,416/month
You’re in luck—another beautiful kitchen! This one also offers stainless steel appliances and some classic brownstone-style architecture. You’ll find hardwood flooring, large, separate bedrooms and cozy radiator heat, plus you can catch the F and G trains at 7th Ave.
Two-bedroom in Hell’s Kitchen $2,595/month
Exposed brick walls and a cute little fireplace are just a few of the features this great apartment has to offer. There’s a big kitchen with room for a decent-sized kitchen table and two large bedrooms for you and the kids. You’ll be right near the Intrepid and Hudson River Greenway, too!
Two-bedroom in Astoria, $2,600/month
We love this apartment’s gorgeous views and sunny rooms—beyond that, it also has great amenities like a rooftop terrace (shared), an elevator and on-site laundry.