ON THE MARKET: KENSINGTON CO-OP
Brooklyn: 599 East Seventh Street (off Cortelyou Road), #2F
A two-bedroom two-bath corner apartment in a 1961 building, with an L-shaped living room-dining room, large entrance hall, seven closets and three exposures. Rebekah Carver, Brooklyn Hearth Realty (646) 489-4446;
Maintenance: $877 a month, plus a temporary $48.48 monthly assessment
Pros: This newly refurbished second-floor unit has great light and an appealing floor plan. The kitchen is accessible from both a hallway and the dining area. The master bedroom has an en suite bath; the second bedroom has two closets and two exposures.
Cons: Both the Q and the F trains are a 10-minute walk away. There is a waiting list for parking in the building.