Real Estate

UPDATE: Ad for rentable dumpster in Williamsburg debunked

An ad that surfaced last week on Craigslist offering a tricked-out dumpster as a rentable apartment was phony, the Brooklyn Eagle has learned.  … Full Article

After renovation and enlargement, this Mill Basin house sells for an additional $1 million

There's eye candy on Mill Basin's inland streets. When we visited the neighborhood recently, we noticed an abundance of charming houses that aren't located right on the shoreline.  … Full Article

On the waterfront in Mill Basin — for $3.1 million

What could be more fun than window-shopping for shoreline houses on a sunny, summer-like November day? Mill Basin's waterfront homes look especially fine with cerulean skies as a backdrop. … Full Article

Reasons to love Mill Basin

Brooklyn founding father Jan Martense Schenck owned a house there. In the 1670s. It's one of the only places in B'KLYN where houses have private boat docks. It looks a little like Fort Lauderdale with deciduous trees. … Full Article

Need housing? Ad on Cragislist suggests renting a dumpster in Williamsburg

It’s no secret that the rents in New York City are among the highest in the country, if not in the entire world. If you’re lucky, $1,200 a month in this city will likely get you a room in a shared apartment. … Full Article

Snapped up in a New York minute: 92 Argyle Road

If you blinked, you missed your chance to buy this Victorian Flatbush beauty. The Prospect Park South Historic District home in question, 92 Argyle Road, went onto the sale market right after Labor Day for a $2.8 million asking price. It's now under contract.  … Full Article

Here's what Michelle Williams paid for her Victorian Flatbush house

The neighbors call it the “Gone With the Wind” house. Michelle Williams calls it her very own — for $2,500,001. It was an all-cash deal, in case you're wondering. … Full Article

Tom Hanks 'lives' in this Ditmas Park house in Steven Spielberg's 'Bridge of Spies'

Welcome to Tom Hanks' house in Ditmas Park. His on-screen house, of course. … Full Article

October light in Brooklyn Heights

Oh, the saturated blue of those skies! October light is a bane and a blessing for photographers in a picturesque neighborhood like Brooklyn Heights. … Full Article


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