Some of the older business buildings in the area have been redone and made into condos, apartments, art galleries and offices. They have redone the entire Willamsburg area into an updated and eclectic place for young professionals. It is now known for its trendy restaurants, hip nightclubs, and plenty of transportation to get around in the area.
When looking for an apartment or condo in the area, there are several ways to help you. You can use The Naked Apartments Renter app which helps you find apartments, help you contact agents for assistance in finding an apt. or condo, send a message to see an apartment and the app works on an iPod touch, iPad, and iPhones. For Williamsburg luxury apartments make sure to visit City View Living. You can also go to other various web sites such as the Naked Apartment renter site and look at the available apartments to rent or check out the apartment guide app or website. Here are some of the complexes I have found in the Williamsburg area.
One of the nicer apartment complexes in the Heatherwood area in Williamsburg, New York City is 544 Union Williamsburg Brooklyn. The have 94 apartments that consist of one and two bedroom studios that are built with open floor plans in a luxury high rise building. The floor plans consist of open kitchens, large windows, and lots of light. The kitchens come with top of the line appliances that are stainless steel with the apartments furnished with the best in fixtures. They all have quartz counter tops, hardwood floors, and some even have lighting under the counters.
The building provides an around the clock concierge service as well as maintenance on the property. The building has a lounge and game room on their first floor. On the roof, are roomy lounge chairs and tables that sit high for getting to know your neighbors or just relaxing.
On the 2nd floor sun deck there are also roomy lounge chairs and high sitting tables in their lounge area to relax in while others are enjoying the large putting green, water area, cabana areas, gazebos, and the fire pit. The apartments also have a top of the line fitness center with weight machines and cardio workout machines, yoga and stretching rooms as well as a game room and bike storage.
South 1st is a medium high-rise building of condos that consist of studios, one, two, and three bedrooms and is currently being constructed and will be available soon. They will vary in price from $500,000 to 2.5 million in price.