Real Estate

Court Street funeral chapel may soon be dearly departed

Dominic Cusimano might want to call in a feng shui expert – or a shaman, maybe. How else is he going to turn the first floor of 230 Court St. into a doctors' office that doesn't give Cobble Hill residents the creeps? It's a funeral parlor. … Full Article

Running On Real Estate for October 31

Everyone is so smart. Buyers and sellers do their homework. Lots of it. Thanks to the amazing power and global reach of the good ol’ worldwide web, it's easy access to information. Sometimes, way too much information. … Full Article

Gimme Gimme: Brooklyn's first Sephora is handing out freebies for Nov. 1 opening

It will be like trick or treat – for grownups. Folks who go knocking at the door of the new Sephora on Court and Joralemon Streets Friday will get morning-after-Halloween goodies – gift cards worth up to $1,000. … Full Article

Swiss Family Robinson sets sail for Montague Street

It started with a coffee table, a console and two desks, half a world away. … Full Article

Running On Real Estate for October 24

Oh, the stories we can tell as real estaters. Some of the stuff that happens to us you couldn't make up. Seriously. No two days are alike, just as no two clients are alike. That can be the good news, or bad. … Full Article

Riders on The Storm: Sandy-stricken Brooklyn neighborhoods struggle to rebuild one year later

New York is a tale of two cities – and we don't mean the one Bill de Blasio keeps talking about. … Full Article

New plans for Heights Cinema corner leaves movies downstairs, people up

Hey LPC, what'll it be? The red? The white? Will there be a fight? … Full Article

Famed apothecary chain coming to Montague Street

The secret is out. The tenant that's taking Corcoran's coveted corner storefront on Montague and Henry Streets is an East Village apothecary whose blue astringent lotion was a favorite of Andy Warhol's. … Full Article

Running On Real Estate for October 17

Subways and buses and trains, oh my! Since most of us don’t have a pair of ruby slippers to click our heels and get to a destination, living near public transportation is a big plus. Having a car in New York can be an unnecessary hassle. … Full Article

Watchtower Tunnels: Mysterious, lingering remnants of a ministerial Heights presence

The Watchtower tunnels are for real – and the city collects thousands of dollars each year for their use, Department of Finance records reveal. … Full Article


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