Real Estate

Report: Jared Kushner's company makes record-breaking Brooklyn Heights house-sale deal

Score one for Jared Kushner. The company headed until recently by President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser has made a record-breaking property transaction. … Full Article

Henry W. Ackerson's house and other Victorian Flatbush eye candy

Ka-ching! A landmarked house in the Fiske Terrace section of Victorian Flatbush, 74 Wellington Court, was sold in March for $2.325 million to Abdulquader Khan and Sophia Khan, city Finance Department records indicate.  … Full Article

Brooklyn's second-quirkiest landmark is in Victorian Flatbush

Is this a mirage? A squat but charming country cottage stands before us. … Full Article

Victorian Flatbush's other 'Gone With the Wind' house near Michelle Williams' mansion is under renovation

Eminent Victorians. And we're not talking about the ground-breaking book of biographies by Lytton Strachey.  … Full Article

Five youth sports & education orgs named for Bedford-Union Armory’s proposed rec center

The controversial development plan for Bedford-Union Armory is winding its way towards the city’s land use review process. … Full Article

Our Lady of Loreto, shrouded and scaffolded but still standing

They've hung a funeral shroud on Our Lady of Loreto, but she's not dead yet.

Catholic officials have obtained demolition permits for the historic century-old church at 126 Sackman St. in the Ocean Hill section of Brownsville. … Full Article

Judge calls a temporary halt to the demolition of Our Lady of Loreto

Hands off that historic church building! A judge has called a temporary halt to the planned demolition of a century-old Ocean Hill-Brownsville church, Our Lady of Loreto. … Full Article

'Futurama' and fine Dutch farmhouses in Flatlands

Flatlands is full of surprises. What other Brooklyn neighborhood's got Dutch farmhouses from the 1700s, an area called Futurama — and houseboats in a marina behind a shopping mall? … Full Article

Meet the Belle of Avenue I in Flatlands

Old houses need love and care. If they're lucky, they wind up with owners who are willing to give them these things. Artists need work spaces with lots of natural light. If they're lucky, they wind up with houses that are able to give them these things.  … Full Article

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