Real Estate

In the wake of stiff community opposition and controversy over a past redevelopment deal, Slate Property Group has dropped out of the Bedford-Union Armory redevelopment project. … Full Article

Housing construction in Borough Park, whatever the season

In Borough Park, families are large as a matter of religious belief. There's constant demand for additional housing. As in every Brooklyn neighborhood, construction work is done even when it's cold. … Full Article

Architectural eye candy — and actual candy — in Borough Park

One of the world's largest Orthodox Jewish populations outside of Israel is right here in B'KLYN. We're talking about Borough Park, the fascinating neighborhood south of Green-Wood Cemetery and east of Sunset Park. … Full Article

Three cheers for Lady Moody's House!

Three cheers for Lady Moody's house! It passed muster with the Landmarks Preservation Commission. … Full Article

Landmarks Preservation Commission tosses the Coney Island Pumping Station off its calendar

That's a slap in the face for Coney Island preservationists. Advocates who urged the city to grant landmark protection to the decommissioned Coney Island Pumping Station got bad news on Tuesday. … Full Article

Landmarking focus is sharply narrowed for Green-Wood Cemetery

Will Green-Wood Cemetery be landmarked? The answer is no, the city Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) decided on Tuesday at a special public meeting at its Lower Manhattan headquarters. … Full Article

Landmarks Preservation Commission will decide the fate of seven Brooklyn historic sites on Tuesday

Decision day is almost here. Will Brooklyn's famed Green-Wood Cemetery be turned into a city landmark? Or will the question, which has been hanging fire since 1981, finally be answered No? … Full Article

Community Board 2 committee gives thumbs-up to development combining Brooklyn's tallest tower and landmarked Dime Savings Bank

Now that will be an interesting marriage. The tallest tower in Brooklyn is being combined in a single development project with one of the borough's greatest architectural icons, the former Dime Savings Bank. … Full Article

Will 35 78th St. get a reprieve from demolition?

The handsome — but unkempt — house at 35 78th St. is getting a reprieve from demolition. Maybe. The couple who had planned to tear down the single-family house on the corner of Narrows Avenue and build a new one are selling the property instead. … Full Article

Who Do You Love? Favorite places in Bay Ridge

Who Do You Love? You remember this song. Not rapper YG's song, featuring Drake. It has words in it we never, ever say. Bo Diddley's old refrain is what keeps repeating in our head. … Full Article

Drone deployed for Gingerbread House sales pitch

How do you show a big property like the Gingerbread House to full advantage? Deploy a drone, Marion Fiore says. … Full Article

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