Top 5 home sales in Brooklyn, Queens in September

Houses in Midwood and Forest Hills top the charts for the month

A two-and-a-half-story Midwood house that sold for $4.9 million was the largest residential home sale in Brooklyn recorded in September, according to PropertyShark.

The 3,058-square-foot property at 1123 East 8th Street includes a garage and was built in the 1930s. The second priciest sale was a three-story, 4,920-square-foot Park Slope townhouse at 552 1st Street, for 4.88 million. Next was a two-story house at 19a Garden Place in Brooklyn Heights that sold for $4.7 million. The fourth priciest sale in Brooklyn was a nearly 1,000-square-foot house at 25 Lacon Court in Gerritsen Beach, which closed for $3.9 million. Finally, a three-bedroom, 2,273-square-foot condo – unit 7T – at the Edge’s north tower at 34 North 7th Street in Williamsburg changed hands for $3.85 million.

In Queens, a nearly three-story Forest Hills house at 8 Shorthill Road sold for $1.9 million, making it the borough’s biggest residential sale in September, PropertyShark data showed. Next was a two-story detached house at 14-82 166th Street in Whitestone that closed for $1.68 million. Then, a detached, two-and-a-half-story house at 23 Center Drive in Malba sold for $1.5 million.

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The fourth and fifth priciest Queens sales tied at $1.48 million. One was a detached, nearly three-story Bayside house at 214-47 33rd Avenue; the other a two-and-a-half story property at 97-11 70th Avenue in Forest Hills.