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  • driggs

    G4′s Jason Behfarin and 510 Driggs Avenue in Brooklyn

    Brooklyn investment firm Alliance Private Capital Group paid $35 million for a Williamsburg residential development with up to 70,000 buildable square feet.

    Michael Kohn, CEO of Alliance Private Capital, plans to construct either a condominium or rental building at 510 Driggs Avenue with a parking garage and ground-floor retail. The property, near North 8th Street, can be as big as five stories. G4 Capital Partners provided the buyer with a $22 million bridge loan. Retailers would be expected to pay about $200 per square foot in monthly rent. [more]

  • From left: Eliot Spitzer and 420 Kent Avenue

    From left: Eliot Spitzer and 420 Kent Avenue

    Eliot Spitzer, who last year made his most aggressive move since returning to the family firm with the purchase of a pricey West Side development site, is close to inking a deal to buy a large, stalled residential project on the Brooklyn waterfront, according to sources. [more]

  • Williamsburg


    With Brooklyn’s home prices and rents rapidly approaching Manhattan heights, even the borough’s well-to-do hipster establishment is getting priced out. [more]

  • Rent along some of Brooklyn’s most attractive retail strips is testing old boundaries and, in some cases, hitting new records per square foot. [more]

  • 43 and 45 Maujer Stree

    43 and 45 Maujer Street

    WEEKENDEDITION New renderings are out for Williamsburg’s latest residential buildings. [more]

  • From left: Ilan Bracha, 196 South 3rd Street and location on map (Google Earth)

    From left: Ilan Bracha, 196 South 3rd Street on Google Earth and former parking lot at site

    Building permits filed with the city last week reveal some changes to previously reported plans for B+B Capital’s 30-unit mixed-use condo building in Williamsburg, located at 196 South 3rd Street near Roebling Street. [more]

  • 143-157 Roebling Street

    143-157 Roebling Street

    Brooklyn-based real estate development firm RedSky Capital has expanded its Williamsburg portfolio, paying $32.25 million for 143-157 Roebling Street. The sale, which hit property records Thursday, followed a court decision in June allowing the building’s former owner, Metroeb Realty 1 LLC of Monsey, N.Y., to sell the property. [more]

  • From left: 184-186 Bedford Avenue and 204-206 Bedford Avenue in Williamsburg

    From left: 184-186 Bedford Avenue and 204-206 Bedford Avenue in Williamsburg

    Two Williamsburg properties near the Bedford Avenue L train are up for grabs for a combined $40 million. [more]

  • 2 Fillmore Place in Williamsburg

    2 Fillmore Place in Williamsburg

    WEEKENDEDITION Christoff : Finio Architecture has unveiled renderings for a proposed preschool set to rise in Williamsburg. [more]

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  • From left: Williamsburg Armory, Amazing Spider-Man 2 and Noah

    From left: Williamsburg Armory, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and Noah

    Governor Andrew Cuomo’s administration is tabling plans to sell the Williamsburg Armory that could have seen the 165,000-square-foot National Guard outpost converted into a school, retail space or housing complex. [more]

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  • Brooklyn-Brewery

    79 North 11th Street (Credit: Overall Murals)

    The owners of Brooklyn Brewery plan to construct a $70 million facility on Staten Island spanning 200,000 square feet.

    The advisory board New York City Regional Economic Development Council is working with the brewery to find a 20- to 25-acre site on the western shore of the borough. The manufacturing center would help Brooklyn Brewery ramp up its beer production for overseas buyers. The site would have to be close to the ports and with direct rail access. [more]

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  • 385 Broadway in Williamsburg

    385 Broadway in Williamsburg

    WEEKENDEDITION A mixed-use project is nearly completed at 385 Broadway in Williamsburg along the elevated J train tracks. Hopefully there will be some soundproofing, or the project could prove a hard sell for residents who dislike listening to a train pass every few minutes. [more]

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    Williamsburg in the 1940s

    WEEKENDEDITION Before Williamsburg was overrun by hispters, gentrified and, most recently, invaded by finance bros, it was a quite and working-class neighborhood. In fact, based on archival images of Williamsburg in the 1940s via Curbed, the North Brooklyn nabe seems better suited for a Jimmy Stewart movie, than a hip bastion of septum piercings and bulldogs. Check out the images after the jump. … [more]

  • bcb

    From left: Matthew Fotis, 234 Union Avenue, 250 Pacific Street and Fred Wilpon

    Midtown-based landlord BCB Property Management sold a pair of Brooklyn buildings for a combined $21.2 million, a spokesperson for the seller told The Real Deal. Sterling Equities, led by New York Mets owner Fred Wilpon, acquired the five-story walk-up building at 250 Pacific Street in Carroll Gardens. Enterprise Asset Management bought the six-story walk-up at 234 Union Avenue in Williamsburg. [more]

  • 79 Grand Street

    79 Grand Street

    WEEKENDEDITION Yet another new residential building is coming to Williamsburg, this time to 79 Grand Street on the corner of Wythe Avenue. [more]

  • From left: Vice headquarters and Shane Smith

    From left: Vice headquarters and Shane Smith

    Quickly-growing media company Vice is moving to new 60,000-square-foot digs in Williamsburg as it seeks to more than double its workforce. [more]

  • 139 North 10th Street

    139 North 10th Street

    Commercial lender and developer Greystone’s Printhouse Lofts at 139 North 10th Street are 50 percent leased less than two weeks after hitting the market. Click here to see the photos.

  • Rendering of 155 West Street

    Rendering of 155 West Street

    A trio of stalled development projects along the Williamsburg waterfront are looking to renew their building permits and revive work halted during the recession.

    Property owner Rector Hylan is looking to renew a 2006 permit to build 18- and 24- story towers with 450 apartment units at 420-430 Kent Avenue, two blocks from Two Trees Management’s Domino Sugar project. Twenty percent of the units in the properties would be affordable, according to DNAinfo. A nearby project at 462-490 Kent Avenue, dubbed the Rose Plaza on the River, would bring five buildings with 754 units, 226 of which would be affordable. That project was approved in 2010. [more]

  • Interiors at 260 North 9th Street

    Interiors at 260 North 9th Street

    UPDATED, 3:40 p.m., June 9: Condominium development 260N9, located near McCarren Park at Williamsburg’s 260 North 9th Street, is gearing up to start sales next month. [more]

  • 59 Frost Street in Williamsburg

    59 Frost Street in Williamsburg

    New renderings have been revealed for a new affordable housing development in Williamsburg. [more]


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