Real Estate

The Wyckoff-Bennett Homestead is a historic treasure

If these walls could talk, they'd say snide stuff about the Hessian officers who moved in during the Revolutionary War. This farmhouse, built about 1766, is located on a Brooklyn street a few blocks away from James Madison High School. … Full Article

Who's buying Madison's million-dollar houses?

Betcha they'll look fabulous when they're renovated. Million-dollar houses — some of them in need of TLC — have sold recently in Madison, the neighborhood surrounding high-profile James Madison High School. … Full Article

Check out the Brooklyn neighborhood where Bernie Sanders and Ruth Bader Ginsburg went to high school

Feel the Bern. Sen. Bernie Sanders, the popular but ultimately unsuccessful contender for the 2016 Democratic Presidential nomination, went to high school in this Brooklyn neighborhood. … Full Article

Renovations planned for Brooklyn Heights house sold by Jared Kushner's company

The most expensive house in Brooklyn Heights is already in fine, fine shape. … Full Article

Front-row seat at the New York City ePrix for Red Hook's 160 Imlay St.

An iconic Red Hook building had a front-row seat at New York City's first-ever professional auto race. Formula E cars zipped over a racetrack built thisclose to the former New York Dock Co. building, AKA 160 Imlay St., which is being converted to condos by developer Es4te Four. … Full Article

Say bye-bye to this fire-ravaged house in Homecrest

There's promising news for residents of East 16th Street in Homecrest. The new owner of 2139 East 16th St., a house that was ravaged by a fire, has filed for a city Buildings Department permit to tear it down. … Full Article

Say bye-bye to this Victorian beauty in Homecrest

See it soon, while there's still time. A beautiful yellow Victorian house stands at 2068 E. 14th St. in Homecrest. A huge circular sun porch topped by a turret makes it especially eye-catching. But soon the wrecking ball will be swinging. … Full Article

Do you know the way to Homecrest by the Sea?

By the sea, by the sea, by the beautiful sea. Can you hear this song from long ago wafting on the summer breeze? … Full Article

Former Lundy's, Sheepshead Bay's only landmark, gets 'thumbs down' for new lighting proposal

Let there be light.

But don't do it by cluttering the building's facade. … Full Article

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