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Country: United States Suburb/Town: Cobble Hill City: Brooklyn State/Province/Region: New York Type of home: Townhouse Located: in the city Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 1/2 Sleeps: 5
Our home:

We live in a 4 story brownstone built in  the 1860's.  We occupy 3 floors and have 1 rental tenant on the ground floor- separate entrance.    The house has been fully renovated with high end appliances and finishes and has central  air conditioning.   We keep the house very  clean.  It has  a mixture of contemporary and antique furniture.  The floors are all original wood covered with area carpets .

We have a deck outside the living room and a small garden below.   It has a table/ chairs and a grill .   

Home amenities

  • Airconditioning,
  • BBQ,
  • Bath,
  • Clothes Washer/Dryer,
  • Computer,
  • Dishwasher,
  • Fireplace,
  • Garden-Yard,
  • Heating,
  • Internet Access,
  • Microwave,
  • Sound system,
  • TV/DVD
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Our neighborhood:

We live in a very  urban  trendy part of Brooklyn.  There are lots of terrific restaurants and shops.  We are located just 2 blocks to the subway and Manhattan is only approximately  5 stops away.    It is a great walking neighborhood with lots to offer.

Local Activities

  • Biking,
  • Cafes,
  • Parks,
  • Public Library,
  • Public Transport,
  • Restaurants,
  • Shopping

Our Houseswap preferences

Swap type: Simultaneous and non simultaneous ok Preferred start date: August 2011 Length of Swap: 1- 2 weeks Preferred destinations: Europe- Spain, italy, france.... open to anything interesting Open to offers?: yes

Other preferences

  • No pets,
  • Non smokers only
Number of travellers: 4 Languages spoken: english
About us:

My husband David is  in the real estate  investment  business  and I own a retail boutique in the neighborhood.   We have  2 teenage children  and love to travel.  We have started traveling with them to Europe and would like to  continue with them.    We are currently looking for a summer rental - preferably August.  


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Listed by: shelley
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