Real Estate

Home Sweet Home … of Dodgers fans' once-beloved Red Hook bar, Bud and Packy's, is being renovated

Bud and Packy's, a bar dear to Dodgers fans and Red Hook old-timers, is getting a much-needed renovation – or at least, the eye-catching building that houses it is. … Full Article

Home Sweet Home: Brooklyn's artsiest house is for sale

Brooklyn's hottest house is a real work of art. Really. It's an artwork. Artist Rob Fischer built the enchanting, big-enough-to-live-in glass house in his Gowanus studio. … Full Article

No. 1: It's a wonderland for comic-book fans

The coolest storefront in East Williamsburg is Sparacino's Bakery at 540 Metropolitan Ave. No, wait! Make that Desert Island, which is the name of the comics store/book shop that occupies the space. … Full Article

No. 2: Yep, that's an Airstream in that building facade

The coolest commercial building in East Williamsburg – at 571 Lorimer St. – has an Airstream trailer built into it. It houses Zona Rosa, a Mexican restaurant that opened last July. … Full Article

No. 3: Ave Maria! This church is being turned into an apartment building

Say Amen to the coolest residential development in East Williamsburg – which is being built in a former Catholic church.  … Full Article

No. 4: Food for thought … Should we have salad, or a gooey cheese entree?

The coolest lunch and dinner place in East Williamsburg is Grand Morelos, the Mexican restaurant at 727 Grand St. … Full Article

No. 5: It sure helps to be sure-footed at this Leonard Street site

The coolest place to watch construction work in East Williamsburg is at 125 Leonard St. Workers are up in the air messing with steel beams above the construction fence, in full view of passersby. … Full Article

No. 6: What's behind this fence? An old brewery

The  coolest “mystery” building in East Williamsburg, at 56-66 Meserole St., looks kinda like a red-brick castle. … Full Article

No. 7: Oh, the tantalizing promise of vacant land

The coolest property for sale in East Williamsburg is at 650 Metropolitan Ave. – because it's a vacant lot, full of promise.  … Full Article

No. 8: Best. Breakfast. Ever.

The coolest breakfast place in East Williamsburg is Dun-Well Doughnuts at 222 Montrose Ave. … Full Article

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