Real Estate

Ouch. Bankruptcy. When Aéropostale declared Chapter 11 last year, its Fulton Mall location was on the initial list of store closings. … Full Article

Downtown Brooklyn construction update: 210 Livingston St.

Affordable housing is headed this way. … Full Article

Downtown Brooklyn construction update: 415 Red Hook Lane

Now that's eclectic. Ennead Architects designed Brooklyn Museum's entry pavilion and plaza and its Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, a Medgar Evers College academic building and Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant. … Full Article

Downtown Brooklyn construction update: Century 21's City Point debut

Java junkies, take note: Downtown Brooklyn's hottest coffee shop is inside a discount department store. An outpost of Brooklyn Roasting Company can now be found in the middle of the new Century 21 at City Point. … Full Article

20 worst buildings in Brooklyn announced

Thousands of tenants across the city are being forced to live in squalor by "unscrupulous" landlords, and the city's Public Advocate vowed this week to "never stop fighting" to ease their misery.    … Full Article

Marilyn Verna: 'We Came Because We Were Poor'

Our Lady of Loreto was the immigrants' Madonna. Her church was their refuge. … Full Article

Miriam Robertson: 'We don't even have a movie theater'

There's talk about tearing down Our Lady of Loreto, a historic church building in the Ocean Hill section of Brownsville, and constructing affordable housing with space for a ground-floor cultural facility. That idea does not pass muster with Miriam Robertson. … Full Article

Mawuli K. Hormeku: 'The most important thing is the community'

In Mawuli K. Hormeku's tribe, it is customary for the first-born son to take up his father's line of work. That is why Hormeku is a community organizer in Brownsville. … Full Article

A reprieve for Our Lady of Loreto?

Our Lady of Loreto has been waiting for the wrecking ball. But for the moment, at least, she can breathe a little easier. … Full Article

Matt Damon mulling move to historic Brooklyn Heights mansion

Actor Matt Damon is determined to find a nice, cozy home in Brooklyn. The property he’s looking at may be nice and cozy, but it also has the biggest price tag of any house for sale in Brooklyn, $40 million. … Full Article

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