• Generally three- to six-story buildings built in the 1800’s through the early 1900’s. Some are single-family homes while others are multi-family buildings.
  • Brownstone in particular refers to a townhouse with a brownstone exterior. Commonly found in Brooklyn and parts of Manhattan.
  • It is also possible to purchase an apartment within a townhouse. The apartment would be considered a co-op or condo, not a townhouse.