Real Estate

The Brooklyn Navy Yard is reportedly planning to build 230,000 square feet of offices and light-manufacturing space on top of a parking garage that is being constructed in the Yard’s old Admi … Full Article

Come stroll through Greenpoint, everybody’s favorite waterfront neighborhood

When you’re craving some quality time in Greenpoint, it’s only fitting that you get there on a ferry. The waterfront plays a key role in the neighborhood’s history.  … Full Article

Greenpoint landmark 144 Franklin St. hits the market

Icon for sale! The most recognizable building in Greenpoint is up for grabs. Potential buyers have already made multiple offers for the landmarked 1890s eye-catcher known as 144 Franklin St., aka the Mechanics and Traders Bank of Brooklyn. … Full Article

The Coney Island Boardwalk gets landmarked, here's what that means

A city panel unanimously declared the Coney Island Boardwalk a scenic landmark on Tuesday — but the move will not protect the iconic tourist attraction from being paved over or replaced with plastic planks. … Full Article

What can you get, and how much will it cost you, in Sunset Park?

Just add gentrification? The city’s announcement this week that it will create hundreds of jobs by enlarging the port in Sunset Park raised an immediate question for those would-be workers: Where are they going to live? … Full Article

Community board knocks down plan for supertall tower at 80 Flatbush

Community Board 2 overwhelmingly rejected a proposed supertall skyscraper that opponents call “a Chrysler Building” on the edge of Downtown Brooklyn. … Full Article

What can you rent for $6,600 in Vinegar Hill?

Blame it on the Greek Revival rowhouse. … Full Article

Come see Vinegar Hill, DUMBO's quaint, quirky cousin

Commandants. Cobblestones. A Con Ed substation. What a combo. No other Brooklyn neighborhood is quite like Vinegar Hill. … Full Article

Some Atlantic Avenue landlords oppose expansion of Boerum Hill Historic District

Leave us out of it! Some landlords on Atlantic Avenue are mounting a last-minute campaign to keep the blocks between Hoyt and Nevins streets out of the proposed expansion of the Boerum Hill Historic District, claiming the landmark status will affect the value of their buildings. … Full Article

The tallest building in Brooklyn begins its rise to the top

Things are looking up!

Construction is about to begin on Brooklyn's tallest building — the borough’s first thousand-footer that will rival the highest skyscrapers of Manhattan.  … Full Article

Come see landmark-worthy South Midwood

Queen Anne. Princess Anne. Freestanding Colonial Revival. They are such stuff as dreams are made on — yes, that's a Shakespeare line — if you love Victorian architecture. … Full Article

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