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In the first half of 2014, total investment property sales in Brooklyn rose 38 percent from the first half of 2013 to 884, nearly twice the number of investment property sales in the city’s second  … Full Article

What's with the convoluted front entrance at 20 Bayard St.?

Williamsburg
There's mucho mockery of Williamsburg and Greenpoint residential projects. … Full Article

110 Beaumont St. was mocked – but it sold for $3.17 million

Manhattan Beach
Money can't buy you love, as the purchasers of some Manhattan Beach homes have discovered. … Full Article

No 'obscene performances' or birth control counseling allowed at 215 Exeter St. – but building a ginormous house is okay

Manhattan Beach
The Manhattan Beach Community Group and the Manhattan Beach Neighborhood Association opposed its construction in 2012, Brownstoner.com reported. It's being built anyway. … Full Article

1882 E. 12th St. is a 'five-story monster'

Sheepshead Bay
State Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz (D-Midwood, Gravesend, Sheepshead Bay, Brighton Beach, Manhattan Beach) recently called this towering addition to a partly collapsed Homecrest bungalow a “five-story monster of a house,” Sheepshead Bites reported. … Full Article

45 Third Place is the 'Carroll Gardens Atrocity'

Carroll Gardens
Brownstoner.com writers called it the Carroll Gardens Atrocity and said it was “the poster child for inconsiderate and non-contextual design in Brownstone Brooklyn.” … Full Article

370 Jay St. looks like a 'derelict'

Downtown
This once-handsome downtown Brooklyn office building has been turned into an ugly duckling by the neglect of its tenant, the MTA, which started emptying out much of the building in 2001. … Full Article

This 'eyesore' at 8658 16th Ave. was a city Health Department building

Bath Beach
If you squint at this former city Department of Health property, you can imagine it was a respectable building, useful to the neighborhood – before it was left to rot. … Full Article

85 Bay 8th St. 'should be condemned'

Bath Beach
Back in the day, it was the nicest house on the block, the neighbors say. Boy, does that feel like a long time ago. … Full Article

What are Brooklyn's ugliest Buildings? Cast your vote

Brooklyn Boro
Which buildings are Brooklyn's Ugliest? Help us decide. Soon we won't have 153 Remsen St. to kick around anymore (to paraphrase Dick Nixon). We need other eyesores to obsess about. … Full Article

What's going on with 30 Henry St, the old Eagle digs?

Brooklyn Heights
The Brooklyn Eagle has a swell home high in the sky on Court Street, but sometimes we miss our old digs at 30 Henry St.
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