The concrete barriers that protect bikers from speeding traffic on Williamsburg Street between Kent and Flushing Avenues had been covered with graffiti for quite some time, so the nice people at the great volunteer organization New York Cares took it upon themselves this weekend to spiff them up with some colorful hand-painted designs. Quite an improvement!
Carroll Gardens 539 Clinton Street Broker: Corcoran Price: $3,00,000 Sunday 12:00 – 1:00 GMAP Greenwood Heights 325 23rd Street Broker: Halstead Price: $1,795,000 Sunday 1:00 – 3:00 GMAP Midwood 1591 East 17th Street Broker: Stribling Price: $1,200,000 Sunday 1:00 – 2:30 GMAP Bedford Stuyvesant 316 Hancock Street Broker: Corcoran Price: $899,000 Sunday 1:30 – 2:30 […]
Comment: All four sold at or slightly below ask. Open House Picks 6/14/2013 [Brownstoner]
The full City Council Thursday approved the proposal championed by outgoing Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz to turn Childs restaurant into an entertainment complex and public park. The $53,000,000 project, now called the Seaside Park and Community Art Center, will involve restoring the landmarked facade and building a 5,000 seat amphitheater, park and playground. “By restoring this iconic […]
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. Dear Santa: Will you please bring us a Woodstock house that we’ll never be able to afford in a million billion years? As you know from your frequent visits to […]
A look at Brooklyn, then and now. The holiday season in Downtown Brooklyn is a festive mass of commerce, kitsch and tradition. The stores put out their holiday best sellers, street vendors everywhere are hawking their wares, and elaborate lights fixtures are set up to hang across the streets, bringing snowflakes, holiday greetings and candy […]