22 Skillman St, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn

Permits have been filed for a 7-story residential building at 22 Skillman Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.  The property is located on the east side of Skillman Street between Flushing Avenue and Park Avenue. The proposed 70-foot tall development will total 115,580 square feet. According to the filing, the entire building will be residential in usage.  The plans call for 83 residential units.  The average size of an apartment, based on gross ...

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Bold and Breathtaking in Williamsburg – 88 Withers Street

It’s not quite the Jenga building across the river in Manhattan but it’s just as cool. It’s daring. It’s different. It’s 88 Withers Street in Williamsburg and it makes the latest edition of our “Buildings We Love” series. 88 Withers Street, also known as Element 88, might just be one of the most unique buildings in Williamsburg. The luxury condo is located on the south side of Withers Street between Meeker ...

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Brooklyn | February 2022

According to New York City records, the median price for an apartment in Brooklyn in the month of February was $760,000. The price represents a decrease of 2.8% from last year’s median price of $780,000. The number of sales decreased from 550 to 474 representing a year-over-year decline of 13.8%. What exactly does $760,000 get you in Brooklyn? Let’s have a look. Apartment 1-B at 395 Smith Street, is a 2 bedroom, ...

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237 McGuinness Blvd, Greenpoint, Brooklyn

Permits have been filed for a nine-story mixed-use building at 237 McGuinness Boulevard in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. The property is located on the southwest corner of McGuinness Boulevard and Greenpoint Avenue.  The site is currently occupied by a Speedway gas station. The proposed 95-foot tall development will total 57,673 square feet.  There will be a residential component of 51,384 square feet and a commercial component of 6,289 square feet. The plans call ...

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The Umbrella Factory Sets to Launch, 710 Metropolitan Avenue

The Umbrella Factory - 710 Metropolitan Avenue, a new luxury condo in Williamsburg, Brooklyn has been quietly introduced to the sales market by MNS Real Estate.  The historic brick building sits on the south side of Metropolitan Avenue between Graham Avenue and Manhattan Avenue. Upon further inspection, the only part of the original structure that will remain is the three-story brick shell.  The innards of the building have been stripped and ...

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