A tipster noted that Beny’s Delice, on Fulton Street and Clinton Avenue, applied for construction permits at 567 Vanderbilt Avenue, between Pacific and Dean. The store manager confirmed the popular grocery/cafe is indeed expanding! It will be a “slightly expanded model” from the original location but will still serve coffee, fresh pastries, sandwiches, and groceries. There will also be wine and beer. Construction is expected to wrap in one month. This stretch of Vanderbilt, which faces the Atlantic Yards construction, is far quieter than its southern counterpart. But we also spotted construction work happening at 581 Vanderbilt, also between Pacific and Dean, so there’s definitely an uptick in commercial activity closer to Atlantic Avenue.
This three-bedroom condo for rent in Crown Heights seems perfect for a small family or roommates. It’s in a classic Art Deco apartment building, the Woodrow Wilson at 255 Eastern Parkway, that features storage, bike parking, landscaped gardens, a doorman and a live-in super. The kitchen has some attractive features like a dishwasher, wine glass rack, wine […]
Scaffolding went up on the Montauk Club at 25 8th Avenue in Park Slope earlier this month. Looks like they might be repointing the brick in the front. Anyone know what they’re doing? Incidentally, when there was scaffolding on the landmark building in 2011, six brides threatened to sue to get their deposits back.
A mixed-use row house that looks like it will fit in well with the neighbors is going up at 202 Grand Street in Williamsburg, in what was previously an empty lot. We’re happy to see the heights of the stories are in keeping with the context. This has potential, depending on what finishes are chosen. […]
Winter has finally packed its bags, and it’s a perfect time to plant all manner of trees, perennials and annuals. It is also a great time to weed and reseed your lawn, before the weather gets so warm Bermuda grass takes over. Warmer days and frequent rains give everything a good start. In preparation for […]
Seven homes out of nine have sold at the Townhouses of Cobble Hill development, according to a PR rep. The Landmarks-approved modern-yet-contextual houses at 110-126 Congress Street went on the market in May for $3,650,000 to $4,200,000, and only 110 and 114 are still available. The four-bedroom, five-bath house at 110 Congress has 3,318 square feet […]