the building

Welcome home

Authentic Brooklyn charm meets contemporary urban living at 550 Vanderbilt Avenue. Nestled at the intersection of five of the borough’s most desirable neighborhoods, this unique full-service condominium residence introduces a new way of living in Brooklyn.


at home in the neighborhood

Inspired by the architecture of the surrounding communities, 550 Vanderbilt’s solid, masonry presence references the borough’s past while large windows provide a view on its bustling future.

biophilic design

COOKFOX’s design reflects a strong sense of connection with nature. Chamfered limestone, organic patterns, and flowering planters surround the expansive windows.

green beyond

Glimpses of Pacific Park Brooklyn’s verdant landscape through the expansive glazed lobby welcome residents home.

pacific park brooklyn

Your backyard is Pacific Park, eight acres of open space. Beloved Brooklyn landmarks and the borough’s largest transportation hub lie just beyond.

The Architect

Brooklyn roots

Meticulously crafted inside and out by award-winning architecture firm COOKFOX, 550 Vanderbilt revitalizes everyday living with contemporary ease and wellness. COOKFOX’s vision defines new luxury living in Brooklyn.


Cookfox founding partner

Rick Cook

Founding Partner Rick Cook and his team made a commitment to authenticity in the building’s design. Drawing on the rich heritage of the surrounding communities, they created a mix of spaces and amenities that connect residences to nature and the neighborhood at every level. From the ground up, 550 Vanderbilt stays close to its Brooklyn roots.

Lobby

Your arrival

The gracious lobby combines a richly curated palette of natural materials with sophisticated contemporary refinements to give Brooklyn’s heritage a new expression.

The ground floor includes a residents’ library overlooking the park, a lounge with a fireplace, and a dining room and catering kitchen for private gatherings. These spaces echo 550 Vanderbilt’s soft natural palette with touches of oak, cherry, and marble. The lounge opens to a landscaped terrace, so nature is always close at hand.

Residents’ lounge

A flexible space, suited to intimate gatherings and large parties alike.

Balancing life, work and play

Seamlessly merging comfort and convenience to balance the demands of today’s active lifestyles, the amenities suite includes a fitness center with private studios, and a children’s playroom for the youngest residents. Floating above the treetops, a landscaped roof deck offers a dining alcove, an outdoor kitchen, and a communal garden. Seasonal plantings, sunset views, and skyline vistas connect residents to the best of Brooklyn. Private storage, pet grooming, and access to underground parking are just a few of the services residents at 550 Vanderbilt enjoy.

Views

A new way to see Brooklyn

550 Vanderbilt offers a new vantage point on Brooklyn. From the Manhattan skyline to brownstone rooftops and the harbor beyond, the expansive views from 550 Vanderbilt are truly unique for this neighborhood.