The Real Deal New York

This month in real estate history: Rent control rolled back, Brooklyn jail built … and more

July 20, 2015 04:20PM
By Ariel Stulberg

Nelson Rockefeller

Nelson Rockefeller

From the July issue: Landlords rejoiced as decades-old controls on New York apartment rents were put aside, 44 years ago, building plans were filed for the Brooklyn Remand Shelter and City Prison at 275 Atlantic Avenue, designed to replace the antiquated Raymond Street Jail, 67 years ago and more in this month in real estate history. [more]