Real Estate

Public review process moves forward for 925-foot skyscraper planned for 80 Flatbush Ave.

This is a tale of two towers, plus two public schools. One tower, designed to soar 925 feet in the air, is among the tallest skyscrapers ever planned in the borough of Brooklyn. … Full Article

Pratt Sculpture Park is a Clinton Hill treasure

Here's looking at you, kid. At one end of the lawn, a massive head gazes serenely at visitors. It's a sculpture called “Brickhead: Yemanja.”   At another end of the lawn, an equally massive work called “Leucantha” gives folks the eye.   … Full Article

Joseph Steele's 1840s frame house and other Clinton Hill eye candy

I'm Still Standing, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah, as Elton John would say. There's a fine frame house built around 1845 — which can be found right at a busy intersection in Clinton Hill. … Full Article

A buyer with a Beverly Hills accountant is new owner of 580 Washington Ave. in Clinton Hill

Welcome to the neighborhood, whoever you are. A trust set up by a Beverly Hills accountant paid $3.125 million for a Clinton Hill brownstone, 580 Washington Ave., city Finance Department records indicate. … Full Article

A look at Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis' Clinton Hill house

Long live the Gold Coast. That's what a seven-block stretch of Clinton Avenue in Clinton Hill was called in the late 19th and early 20th centuries because oil tycoon Charles Pratt and lots of other mega-rich people built mansions there. … Full Article

Landmarks Preservation Commission approves plan to add windows to the back of the Brooklyn Museum

Let there be light. Natural light. Architects have drawn up plans to renovate the Brooklyn Museum's education division, where art classes and workshops are offered. … Full Article

Destination DUMBO, on the Bay Ridge ferry

A wild whirlpool, a sculptor who makes art out of your discarded stuff and the hottest spot in Brooklyn for selfie-snapping. What's not to like? … Full Article

Destination Red Hook, on the Bay Ridge ferry

Art. Whiskey. Key lime pie. What's not to like? NYC Ferry's newly launched South Brooklyn service has turned trendy Red Hook into a convenient weekend hangout spot — for folks who live in Bay Ridge. … Full Article

New ferry links trendy and traditional Brooklyn neighborhoods

Trendy and traditional. On the new NYC Ferry, they're only 19 minutes apart.   … Full Article

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