Real Estate

Ciao, Court Street! Italian merchants mingle with trendy Carroll Gardens tenants

Carroll Gardens is way less Italian than in decades past. Everybody knows that. … Full Article

The top ten coolest places in Carroll Gardens

Welcome to Carroll Gardens, where $3 million brownstones and $5 fried-bologna sandwiches are served up with equal aplomb. … Full Article

Cheesecake lovers rejoice: Iconic Junior's will stay intact

Say cheese! Devoted customers of iconic Junior's Restaurant — and its owner Alan Rosen — were smiling big Tuesday because the famed cheesecake purveyor will not be torn down and replaced with an apartment tower. … Full Article

Crown of gold: City Point in Downtown Brooklyn

The tower-in-the-making over at City Point in Downtown Brooklyn wears a bright ring of paneling — kinda looks like a crown, doesn't it? … Full Article

Scaffolding made Atlantic Avenue storefront a money pit

A prime Atlantic Avenue retail site in prosperous Cobble Hill should be a real gold mine. Right? “You would think,” said disappointed shopkeeper Ahmed Hanaif — or make that departed shopkeeper. … Full Article

Staubitz Market's owner gives us the 411 on Court Street real estate

Everybody calls him Mr. Staubitz — that's the name on the neon sign out front. But the man behind the counter at the nearly century-old meat market, which is a magnet for foodies of the carnivorous kind, is really named John McFadden.  … Full Article

How We Love Thee? In praise of Cobble Hill real estate before the LICH sale closes

How do we love thee, Cobble Hill? Let us count the ways. … Full Article

Waiting for the other shoe to drop in LICH-Land

They're waiting for the other shoe to drop in LICH-Land. … Full Article

Welcome Back! Coignet Building's historic façade emerges during rehab

Preservationists rejoice! Little Red is looking good. The Coignet Building, that little lost landmark dwarfed by Gowanus' gigantic Whole Foods, has been stripped of red fake-brick siding that had obscured its true beauty since the 1960s. … Full Article

Colonial homes on display on Battle of Brooklyn anniversary

Wednesday Aug. 27 marks the anniversary of the Battle of Brooklyn, the Revolutionary War fight that occurred in our fair borough on this day in 1776. It could have marked the end of the Patriots' fight to liberate the colonies from British oppression, but it miraculously did not. … Full Article

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