This Fort Greene two-family townhouse sold in September for $613,000, changing hands from the estate of the previous owners to a corporation. In October, Corcoran put it on the market for $1,670,000. The house does not appear to have been renovated in the meantime, judging by the photos, although it does have some beautiful original detail. A few weeks later, the price decreased 11 percent to $1,490,000, according to Streeteasy. In early November, the ask increased 14 percent to $1,700,000. Then, surprisingly, on Dec. 6, Corcoran relisted the house again, this time for $2,400,000, an increase of 41 percent, according to PropertyShark. Does anyone know what’s going on? We don’t see any indication on the listing that it is in contract.
402 Adelphi Street Listing [Corcoran]
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Brooklyn, one building at a time. Name: Berean Missionary Baptist Church Address: 1635 Bergen Street Cross Streets: Utica and Rochester Avenues Neighborhood: Crown Heights/Weeksville Year Built: 1894 Architectural Style: English Gothic Architect: Benjamin Wright Landmarked: No, but should be The story: On August 11th, 1850, a group of Brooklyn abolitionists got together to found a […]
A tipster sent along these photos of Tripp & Cooper Cafe in Fort Greene, which the city closed Tuesday for operating without a permit. The cafe and coffee shop at 80 Dekalb Avenue, across the street from the Long Island University campus, opened in the fall of 2012. It served crepes, coffee, sandwiches and pastries. […]
Park Slope 526 3rd Street Broker: Brown Harris Stevens Price: $3,995,000 Sunday 12:00 – 1:30 GMAP Greenpoint 78 1/2 Norman Avenue Broker: Corcoran Price: $2,495,000 Sunday 1:00 – 2:30 GMAP Clinton Hill 308 Waverly Avenue Broker: Elliman Price: $2,250,000 Sunday 1:00 – 3:00 GMAP Bed Stuy 165 Lewis Avenue Broker: Corcoran Price: $840,000 Saturday 2:00 […]