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Articles about "Brooklyn Development"

  • 388 bridge street living room Brooklyn’s Development Boom Dominates and Delves Deeper By Serena Horrigan | September 16, 2015

    As Brooklyn's residential development boom surges, top developers loom large in popular neighborhoods and pioneer further into the borough.

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  • brooklyn historical society #SotW: Pierrepont Street- Posh Past, Posh Present By Serena Horrigan | August 25, 2015

    Pierrepont Street has been a desirable address since its namesake merchant mogul made Brooklyn Heights Manhattan's first suburb.

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  • 484 2nd street 2 SotW: 5th Avenue, Park Slope's Beating Heart of Hip By Serena Horrigan | August 06, 2015

    Park Slope has had a renaissance in the past 2 decades, with our SotW 5th Avenue at the helm of its dining and culture scene.

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  • Pavilion Theater New Development A New Vision For Park Slope’s Pavilion By Ilana Yoneshige | May 01, 2015

    Hidrock Realty recently bought the Pavilion Theater to convert it into a residential building with 24 apartments over 46,000 square feet.

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  • DUMBO Heights the ‘Campus’ for All Things Tech By Kamini Ramdeen | May 16, 2014

    Jared Kushner (owner of the Puck building located in SoHo)  along with partners Aby Rosen and Michael Fuchs from the RFR firm (who have a huge Manhattan skyscraper office portfolio, which includes the Seagram Building located on Park Avenue), and Asher Abehsera (an investor from LIVWRK Holdings), have come together to purchase the Brooklyn Watchtower from the Jehovah Witnesses. The transaction cost the partners $375 million for the 1.2 million square feet property purchase.  

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  • A Brooklyn-Queens Waterfront Streetcar In The Works? By Jonathan Tuason | April 29, 2014

    With Brooklyn catching up to Manhattan in popularity, made in particular by waterfront developments promising to meet the needs of new residents and entrepreneurs, Michael Kimmelman, architecture critic for The New York Times, Read More

  • Green Roof to Take Root on Brooklyn Barclays Center By Kamini Ramdeen | April 10, 2014

    Photo Rendered By SHoP Architects   A new a rendering of the Brooklyn Barclays Center has been released. If you are thinking what the newest stadium in NYC is going to do next, the answer is — green roof.

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  • Priciest Square Footage in the Country: Where Does NYC Rank? By Jonathan Tuason | March 24, 2014

    Although New York is the US’s most economically, politically, and culturally relevant city, a cool million will yield even less square footage in San Francisco, Boston, and Washington DC.  Business Insider listed some of the country’s largest cities in order of price per square foot.  New York ranked 4th out of 39 cities, and beat out other major centers like Los Angeles and Chicago.

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  • Counting Down the Top NYC Real Estate Tycoons (Part II) By Stephanie Fujihashi | February 26, 2014

    Earlier this week, we introduced numbers 9 through 5 of New York City’s most prominent real estate tycoons, including successful developers such as David Walentas and Donald Trump. In part two of our countdown series, we introduce to you the top 4 individuals who made the list. Who will take the number one spot in being the most lucrative landlord in NYC Real Estate? Continue reading to find out.  

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  • Counting Down the Top NYC Real Estate Tycoons (Part I) By Stephanie Fujihashi | February 24, 2014

    While many major American cities are still recovering from the housing market crash of 2008, the New York City real estate market is currently enjoying high levels of success and stability. According to the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY)’s recently published Fourth Quarter NYC Residential Sales Report, the number of homes sold in the fourth quarter of 2013 saw a 31% increase from the same timespan in 2012.

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