The Real Deal New York

The mansions of South Brooklyn

The borough’s priciest homes — outside the brownstone belt

November 21, 2012 10:00AM
By Tracey Samuelson

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The “Gingerbread House” at 8220 Narrows Avenue in Bay Ridge is listed for $11 million.

From the November issue: To most New Yorkers, luxury Brooklyn real estate means gracious four-story brownstones in Brooklyn Heights or sleek new-construction condos in Williamsburg. But some of the borough’s priciest real estate is actually much farther south, in communities often overlooked by outsiders, including Gravesend, Bay Ridge and Brighton Beach. [more]