Myron Goldfinger’s designs are not for everyone but the modernist houses he designed sure are distinctive. Check out this 5,000-square-foot place in Sagaponack that Curbed featured a couple of years ago, and if your interest is piqued you may be in luck: There’s a Goldfinger design on the market in Chappaqua. The 8,200-square-foot pad at 20 Bessel Lane also comes with a tennis court and four acres of land. Asking price: $3,995,000.
Fridays at 11, Brownstoner Upstate brings you a selection of properties within three hours north, and a little east or west, of New York City. For our purposes, the term “Contemporary” in relation to home design is a broad term used to describe anything that can’t really be considered Mid-Century Modern but is not cutting-edge […]
A look at Brooklyn, then and now. After the Civil War ended, the building boom in Brooklyn began to take up speed again. By the 1870s, speculative building in the city’s neighborhoods began earnest, as the rows of Italianate, Neo-Grec and Second Empire houses began defining the neighborhoods radiating out from Downtown. Those were heady […]
Every winter for the past five years, the Brooklyn Flea has moved indoors in December. For the past few years, the market’s been at One Hanson. This year, however, we’ve set up shop in a new 50,000-square-foot space at North 5th and Wythe Avenue in Williamsburg. There are about 125 flea vendors there to satisfy […]
The building that we said does not look like any other going up in Williamsburg is now leasing, as Curbed was the first to note. While the outside has giant cornices and touches of rusty Corten steel, the inside features repurposed old beams and exposed brick. Every unit has floor to ceiling windows and a […]
After Community Board Six’s land use committee rejected Methodist Hospital’s expansion proposal, the medical center has gone back to the drawing board to come up with a more pleasing plan. To give the hospital more time, the community board has put off the date of its vote with the full board on the plan until […]