The former condo building turned rental at 542 St. Marks Avenue has leased out. The development went rental this July after a few unsuccessful shots selling condo units. This building was first known as the Ishi, an ultimately failed condo project that launched back in 2009. Aptsandlofts.com rebranded the building as the MarkPlus in April of 2011, with prices ranging from $289,000 to $369,000. They sold about 40 percent of the units as condos, before the developer decided to switch to rentals over the summer. Prices for the one- and two-bedroom units ranged from $1,922 to $2,529 a month. Apparently going rental was the charm!
Second Shot for Crown Heights Condo [Brownstoner]
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Learn about gardening and food policy at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden this weekend during its 33rd annual Making Brooklyn Bloom conference. The event, which is free with admission to the garden, includes workshops, networking lunches for gardeners and urban famers, walking tours and gardening how-tos. Workshops will cover topics like composting, soil contamination, nature walks […]
Brooklyn, one building at a time. Name: Row houses Address: 175-183 6th Avenue Cross Streets: Lincoln and Berkeley places Neighborhood: Park Slope Year Built: 1889 Architectural Style: Romanesque Revival Architect: Frederick B. Langston Other work by architect: Row houses on Hancock Street, Bedford Stuyvesant. With frequent partner Magnus Dahlander – row houses, flats buildings in […]
A group of artists are transforming a large parking garage on Dean Street between Grand and Classon into a performance space that will feature a restaurant, bar, art gallery and a large backyard, as DNAinfo was the first to report. Their venture, Global Square, will host concerts, dance performances, movie nights and art shows at […]
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