Top 5 Stories on Brownstoner This Week: Bowie Exhibit, Affordable Housing Coming to Brooklyn

'David Bowie is' exhibit in Barcelona. Photo via David Bowis IS BCN


    Massive David Bowie Exhibition Coming to the Brooklyn Museum in 2018

    The Brooklyn Museum posted a bright orange square to all of their social media accounts Tuesday, teasing a big announcement they would be making the following day. As many speculated, the cryptic message was a sign that “David Bowie is,” the vast international touring-exhibition about the famed glam-rock singer, who passed away in January 2016, would be coming to the museum in March, 2018.

    Brooklyn Homes for Sale in Park Slope, Bed Stuy, Marine Park

    From Needing Work to Move-In Ready, Four Houses to See This Weekend, Starting at $789K

    To renovate or not to renovate: you can have it either way with this weekend’s open house picks. Two are move-in ready and two require work, and no small amount of it. Made of limestone, brownstone and brick, they’re found in Bed Stuy, Park Slope and Marine Park.

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    Photo by Susan De Vries

    Affordable Housing Lottery Opens for 22 Units in Downtown Brooklyn, Starting at $867 a Month

    An affordable housing lottery has opened for 22 units at a long-in-the-works 21-story tower in Downtown Brooklyn. Located at 237 Duffield Street, the red-brick building will house 110 apartments and stores not far from City Point. It shares a block with Hotel Indigo and a Civil War-era townhouse.

    Brooklyn Homes for Sale in Bed Stuy at 635 Willoughby Avenue

    Renovated Bed Stuy Brownstone With Details, Marble, Central Air Asks $2.199 Million

    Here’s a Bed Stuy brownstone that’s newly and nicely gut renovated, with some original details and a classic feel. It’s on the neighborhood’s northern end, at 635 Willoughby Avenue, between Tompkins and Throop.

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    Brooklyn Real Estate Listings Six Months Later: One Sold, Three Still Available

    This week, we’re looking back to the beginning of April and checking in on how four of our featured listings fared on the market.

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