Real Estate

On the waterfront in Mill Basin — for $3.1 million

What could be more fun than window-shopping for shoreline houses on a sunny, summer-like November day? Mill Basin's waterfront homes look especially fine with cerulean skies as a backdrop. … Full Article

Reasons to love Mill Basin

Brooklyn founding father Jan Martense Schenck owned a house there. In the 1670s. It's one of the only places in B'KLYN where houses have private boat docks. It looks a little like Fort Lauderdale with deciduous trees. … Full Article

Need housing? Ad on Cragislist suggests renting a dumpster in Williamsburg

It’s no secret that the rents in New York City are among the highest in the country, if not in the entire world. If you’re lucky, $1,200 a month in this city will likely get you a room in a shared apartment. … Full Article

Snapped up in a New York minute: 92 Argyle Road

If you blinked, you missed your chance to buy this Victorian Flatbush beauty. The Prospect Park South Historic District home in question, 92 Argyle Road, went onto the sale market right after Labor Day for a $2.8 million asking price. It's now under contract.  … Full Article

Here's what Michelle Williams paid for her Victorian Flatbush house

The neighbors call it the “Gone With the Wind” house. Michelle Williams calls it her very own — for $2,500,001. It was an all-cash deal, in case you're wondering. … Full Article

Tom Hanks 'lives' in this Ditmas Park house in Steven Spielberg's 'Bridge of Spies'

Welcome to Tom Hanks' house in Ditmas Park. His on-screen house, of course. … Full Article

October light in Brooklyn Heights

Oh, the saturated blue of those skies! October light is a bane and a blessing for photographers in a picturesque neighborhood like Brooklyn Heights. … Full Article

Stately 81 State St. sells for $10.25 million

Ka-Ching! It's high time we checked up on the sale market in our favorite place on the planet, the Brooklyn Heights Historic District. The deal that most grabs our attention took place in late July. … Full Article

Brooklyn Heights' 'Asphalt Jungle' house is for sale — for $12.5 million

Rent or buy. You can go either way — if you've got the dough — with 113 Willow St., an 1820s-vintage house that was covered in asphalt shingles for at least a half-century. … Full Article

Brooklyn Trust Company condos are almost ready to live in

If Romeo and Juliet lived happily ever after, would their home be a palazzo like this one? … Full Article


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