Boerum Hill offers its residents a delightful mix of classic old-world Brooklyn brownstone living combined with a more trendy West Village type vibe. The neighborhood is known for its tranquil, tree-lined streets as well as its architecture and is home more than two hundred 19th century townhouses and brownstones, most of which are located in the to appropriately named Boerum Hill Historic District. The neighborhood is conveniently located in the heart of Brooklyn providing easy access to the borough’s many attractions and entertainment venues, including Barclays Center, and is also only a short 20 minute subway ride from Manhattan. Boerum Hill also offers plenty to do within its boundaries especially when it comes to the neighborhood’s thriving shopping, culinary and bar scenes. The area surrounding Smith and Court Streets in particular is home to a bevy of chic shops, designer boutiques, hip bars, and trendy restaurants.