This post was submitted on 01 Mar 2015. And how safe is it for tourists to wander from there to downtown Brooklyn and Dumbo? I lived there for five years and never had a physical incident, but there were times when it felt unsafe. it’s definitely not the same Bed Stuy from the 80s, but it still has elements of it. 4.3k Views Upvoted by Quora User, Lived in NYC 2004-2015. How safe is Sumpter St with Howard Ave in Bedstuy, Brooklyn NY?
I know bed stuy has a reputation for being a bad area, but I’m finding conflicting information on it, and the information warning about the area, on this site included, dates back 3 years, and a lot changes in that amount of time. Thanksgiving 2015 in NYC: What to Do & Where to Eat. The neighborhood is listed as Bed-Stuy. We are trying to stay near Williamsburg and were just wondering if some locals could tell us if this area is safe to rent in. As creative-class twentysomethings flock to Bed-Stuy, longtime residents have grown wary of the neighborhood’s burgeoning bar scene. Friday,
Stuy, once synonymous with crime and racial tension, as portrayed in the 1989 Spike Lee movie Do the Right Thing, has undergone a transformation since 2008, said Janece McFadden, a neighborhood native who returned four months ago after living for six years in Georgia and North Carolina. My first morning in Bed-Stuy was the most amazing morning of my life. The Bedford-Stuyvesant and Bushwick real-estate market is exploding with million-dollar townhouses and apartments renting for as high as 20,000 a month. A worker at the Quincy Market, the closest store to four Bed-Stuy brownstones currently on the market for between 1 million and 2 million, said crime is terrible.
Are Bed-Stuy’s better blocks really appreciably better that Crown Heights’ better blocks?. But like you, I also know a fair number of people who feel safe living in Bed Stuy. Pressure built from just west of Bed-Stuy, in Clinton Hill, and from the north, where the Hasidic community had outgrown Williamsburg. Her Dress Dropped Jaws At The 2015 Met GalaStyleBistro. The New York City neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant, I’d heard, was still a little rough, but the sign was unlike anything I’d seen outside of Wild West movies. For New Yorkers who were around during the 1980s, Bed-Stuy was synonymous with gang violence, guns, crack and prostitution, and these associations still hold for many. The Bedford-Stuyvesant and Bushwick real-estate market is exploding with million-dollar townhouses and apartments renting for as high as 20,000 a month. Which is really the larger point, isn’t it? If the kind of people who can afford to spend millions of dollars on a townhouse in Bed-Stuy aren’t doing enough due diligence on their new neighborhood that they don’t understand that it isn’t the Upper East Side, well, then, maybe they deserve to be a little bit uncomfortable. The woman on the subway seems from this short story to be someone who probably makes people with children feel safe, and who knows? One main concern is safety- anything can happen anywhere- especially in New York City- but Bedtuy is very block by block – some streets and beautiful, residential and peaceful but one block over can be rough. Bedford Stuyvesant, also referred to as Bed Stuy, is the largest black community in New York City. The sprawling Brooklyn neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant is famous for its African-American heritage and beautiful brownstone architecture. By Samantha Stark and Andrew Blackwell on Publish Date January 22, 2015.
Falling Crime Rates Make Dangerous Neighborhoods Safe For Bidding Wars
The Bushwick/Bed-Stuy border never looked so safe! All Neighborhoods Bed Stuy Brooklyn Heights DUMBO Red Hook Williamsburg Explore About Advertise Contact. Log In. LOG IN; REGISTER. Expect a shift in the strategies of developers in 2015, including a focus on all things smaller. Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, NY Neighborhood Crime Map, Statistics, Alerts and Reports. City and county crime maps showing crime incident data (arrest, arson, assault, burglary, robbery, shooting, theft, vandalism, rape) down to neighborhood crime activity – crime alerts and reports.
Areas in orange are safe to people with a reasonable amount of street smarts, and often act as buffers between the hoods and safe areas. Bed-Stuy, Crown Heights, East Flatbush, Wingate, Flatbush. The changing face of do or die Bed-Stuy. By Darnell L. Moore October 05, 2015. I remembered the housing market crisis had touched black people far more severely than anyone else, so of course this neighborhood wasn’t as safe from the forces that allowed my presence as I’d thought. But the recent changes have done little to heal the scars of New York’s long history of strained race relations in Bed-Stuy. Once a safe-haven for African Americans fleeing New York’s Civil War draft riots, the neighborhood saw heightened racial tension and violence beginning in the 1960s. Bed-Stuy, Crown Heights, Flatbush, Bushwick, East New York, Red Hook, Sunset Park, and Borough Park are areas that are not necessary to go through unless you’re just commuting through there. BedStuy has a lot of culture but it isnt the safest at night. it isnt as dangerous as it used to be though. Stuy, particularly the intersection of Madison st and Marcus Garvey where I’ll be moving. Hate these questions and know they’ve been asked before, but am wondering about the safety of a certain part of bed Stuy, particularly the intersection of Madison st and Marcus Garvey where I’ll be moving.