Real Estate

Proposed zoning change related to Williamsburg's 25 Kent Ave. office project is criticized at Borough Hall hearing

Will this actually help industrial businesses in New York City? The critics don't think so.  … Full Article

First tenants are moving into 7 DeKalb Ave. at City Point in Downtown Brooklyn

Our favorite buildings in this fine world were all constructed long before we were born. Still, it can be a splendid thing to witness the creation of a new building. … Full Article

Nearly 90,000 applications for affordable apartments at City Point in Downtown Brooklyn

If you wonder about how intense the demand for affordable housing really is in Brooklyn, consider this: There were 87,754 applications for the 200 affordable apartments at 7 DeKalb Ave. … Full Article

Jehovah's Witnesses will get big bucks from headquarters sale, New York Post reports

No, wait — the Watchtower's Brooklyn Heights headquarters is worth a bundle after all. … Full Article

A look at Green-Wood Cemetery's landmarking candidates

The back entrance is pretty awesome, too. This is Green-Wood Cemetery's Fort Hamilton Parkway entrance we're talking about. … Full Article

Coney Island before the season starts

Grim, grim, grim. A look at Coney Island's Neptune Avenue nearly sent us spiraling into depression. We headed there the other day to take fresh photos of the Coney Island Pumping Station. … Full Article

Is the Coney Island Pumping Station structurally sound? NYC's Economic Development Corp. is figuring it out

Is the Coney Island Pumping Station structurally fit? The city Economic Development Corp. (EDC) is doing a study to find out. … Full Article

Flood-prevention study makes Coney Island Pumping Station's future uncertain

The fate of the Coney Island Pumping Station depends on the outcome of a flood-prevention study. … Full Article

Advocates rally round the Coney Island Pumping Station after Landmarks Preservation Commission's diss

Coney's Ponies are in exile. They have been since 1981. Preservation advocates vow to bring them home again — despite a setback handed them by the city Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC). … Full Article

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