Red Hook townhouse’s $2M ask may set record, Lehman to sell major shares of AvalonBay and Equity … and more

May 23, 2013 05:00PM

1. Townhouse at 386 Van Brunt Street asking $2.15 million could set a Red Hook record if sold [NYO]
2. Lehman Brothers to sell millions of shares of AvalonBay and Equity Residential [Housing Wire]
3. Brooklyn-bound Max Fish hightailing it out of Lower East Side by July [Lo-Down]
4. Digital marketing firm signs lease for 8,732 square feet at 373 Park Avenue South [NYO]
5. Barbara Corcoran tells her story — of going from a diner waitress to a mogul [CNN]
6. Rentals at 818 Dean Street hit the market, says exclusive agent Halstead Property [Brownstoner]
7. Construction may be near for vacant lot at East 13th Street [EV Grieve]
8. Mortgage bonds issued by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac fall hard [WSJ]
9. Governor Cuomo’s tax-free plan would offer exemptions to college-friendly businesses [NYT]
10. Broadway stars Charlotte d’Amboise and Terrence Mann are proud Harlem residents [NYP]
11. Ridgewood residents push for owners of historic theater to reveal rehab plans [Queens Courier]
12. After 10 years, $25 million mansion at 277 1st Street in Brooklyn almost ready [NYP]
13. Oklahoma tornado victims offered mortgage relief [NYT]