Real Estate

What ever happened to Greenpoint Hospital and other shut-down Brooklyn healthcare institutions?

The afterlife of a closed-down hospital can be complicated. Bureaucracy, bankruptcy and bad financial markets can all slow down the process of putting the real estate that's left behind to new uses. … Full Article
EXCLUSIVE: YOUR SHORT SALE MAY BE A FRAUD

VIDEO: Attention Brooklyn, your short sale may be a fraud

What's the latest real estate scam in Brooklyn? Scammers claim to "short sell" distressed properties for homeowners but then rent them, delaying or never changing the title. What happens to the home owners may surprise you. … Full Article

Rescue me, Fort Greene edition

In Fort Greene, even the fixer-uppers are fabulous. Get a look at our photos of 6 S. Oxford St. There is such grandeur despite the plywood in the windows. The little face on the crumbling stoop is so serene. … Full Article

Eye candy à la Fort Greene

If we can't feast our eyes, what's the point of earthly existence? Here's some of the eye candy to be seen on Fort Greene's residential streets:  … Full Article

Which Fort Greene brownstone did Ingrid Bergman's granddaughter buy?

The name on the deed says Elettra Wiedemann. That would be Elettra Rossellini Wiedemann, the late, great actress Ingrid Bergman's granddaughter. … Full Article

Fort Greene's got dueling open houses and a brownstone Ingrid Bergman's granddaughter bought

Obsessed as we are with the cherished brownstones of Brooklyn Heights (is it because Arthur Miller lived there? And Norman Mailer? And Truman Capote?) we sometimes forget to give the historic homes of nearby Fort Greene the admiration they deserve. … Full Article

Packer to purchase retail building at 100 Clinton St.

The Brooklyn Eagle has learned that The Packer Collegiate Institute is currently in contract to purchase the retail property at 100 Clinton St. The building will house Packer's Preschool and Kindergarten program beginning in the fall of 2017. … Full Article

Forest City Enterprises selling its Barclays Center stake

Bye Bye Barclays! Or should we say, Buy Buy Barclays? … Full Article

Empty ‘New Lots’ to become arts & business incubators

Empty lots in East New York will be repurposed later this year to provide affordable spaces for burgeoning artists and entrepreneurs, and those interested in participating still have time to apply. … Full Article

Kid magnet: Gotham Archery

Katniss Everdeen, come on down to Gowanus. Brooklyn's only full-time archery range has arrived. … Full Article

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