Real Estate

A trek to Manhattan Beach before the summer crowds arrive

Hark — can you hear that? The strains of a John Philip Sousa composition, “Manhattan Beach March,” are wafting on the winds of memory. … Full Article

Landmark status for St. Augustine's Church, and a whole swath of Park Slope

Sing Choirs Of Angels! St. Augustine's Roman Catholic Church is now officially recognized as a historic city site. It happened in a circuitous way. … Full Article

Green-Wood Cemetery's chapel is landmarked

Goin' To The Chapel And We're Gonna Get — Landmarked? We're rewriting a line from the beloved old tune by the Dixie Cups to report the latest news about historic Green-Wood Cemetery, which was founded in 1838. … Full Article

Lady Moody's House becomes a city landmark

Do you hear the cheering down in Gravesend? The neighborhood's most famous house was designated as a city landmark on Tuesday — after a wait of a half-century. … Full Article

Construction progress at the King & Sullivan Red Hook Townhomes site

The bulldozers are rumbling at a site near Van Brunt Street in Red Hook that's got enough room for 22 townhouses. The name of the project is the King & Sullivan Red Hook Townhomes. The developer is Sanba Partners. … Full Article

What's next for Est4te Four's Red Hook Innovation Studios project?

And Where Do We Go From Here? (That's a line from a David Essex song, which Def Leppard also sang.) Executives from Est4te Four might be asking themselves that question about their mammoth Red Hook Innovation Studios development site. … Full Article

Red Hook gets some love from Chanel

We found it in a glossy magazine the other day — a visual Valentine to Red Hook. It's from the famed French fashion house, Chanel. … Full Article

A stroll along DUMBO's Jay Street

Washington Street is where the whole world stops for selfies. But DUMBO's Jay Street has many charms. … Full Article

Bidding wars for condos at DUMBO's 51 Jay St.

As a frequent photographer in DUMBO, we're obsessed with 51 Jay St. For the past couple years, we've been keeping our Eye on the industrial building formerly owned by the Forman family as it undergoes a condo conversion. … Full Article

Love that dirty water: The Gowanus Canal's Union Street Bridge

Tainted Love. That song by Soft Cell could serve as the sound track for a visit to the Gowanus Canal. Just about everybody in Brooklyn is enamored of the dangerously dirty waterway, and rightfully so.  … Full Article


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