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Nonprofit to bring supportive 126-unit resi building to Brownsville
January 11, 2018 01:00PM
UPDATED, 2:44 p.m., Jan. 11: Breaking Ground is planning a 126-unit apartment building in Brownsville. The nonprofit organization, which focuses on providing supportive housing to...
This former movie palace might be Brownsville’s priciest-ever building sale
December 27, 2017 04:45PM
Shulem Herman has made what appears to be the priciest-ever single-building deal in Brooklyn’s Brownsville neighborhood, The Real Deal has learned. Herman paid $53...
Brownsville: home of the brave — and maybe a rezoning
August 21, 2017 05:04PM
Could Brownsville join its neighbor East New York in the rezoning club? Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams thinks it could happen. Adams suggested that...
Brownsville residents worry Cuomo’s $1.4B plan may do more harm than good
March 15, 2017 10:50AM
Some Brownsville residents are skeptical of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan to pump $1.4 billion into Brooklyn low-income neighborhoods, fearing it will encourage gentrification and...
Developers, church proceed with 512-unit Brownsville project
December 19, 2016 11:00AM
Affordable housing developer Brisa Builders is moving forward with its plan to build 512 below-market rental apartments in Brownsville.
L+M buys Brownsville portfolio for nearly $100M
December 29, 2014 05:31PM
DeMatteis Organizations sold an affordable housing complex in the Brownsville neighborhood of Brooklyn to Ron Moelis’ L+M Development for $98.6 million.
Who is Peter Rebenwurzel? A look at buyer-to-be of “Kings & Queens” portfolio
November 17, 2014 03:52PM
UPDATED, 4:36 p.m., Nov. 17: Urban American Management’s large “Kings and Queens” apartment portfolio is now in contract for $236 million, as The Real Deal reported...
Another affordable condo development rising in Brownsville
September 21, 2014 04:00PM
Yet another vacant lot in Brooklyn’s farther reaches is falling to Mayor de Blasio’s affordable housing push. A neighborhood “eyesore” in Brownsville will see...
Juvenile center’s development rights could yield housing
August 08, 2014 02:12PM
Unused Development Rights For A Juvenile Court facility in Brownsville may yield more than 100 units of affordable housing elsewhere in the neighborhood, should Borough President...
Heat worsens living conditions for some Brownsville residents
July 10, 2014 05:50PM
Tenants at a Brownsville apartment building have been without gas or hot water for more than two weeks. And when temperatures began to soar,...
Public housing complex must clean mold within 15 days
December 18, 2013 11:06AM
The New York City Housing Authority vowed yesterday to remove mold from asthmatics’ apartments at Brooklyn’s Van Dyke Houses as part of a lawsuit...
Brooklyn pol Boyland arrested on real estate corruption charges
November 29, 2011 04:47PM
Brooklyn Assemblyman William Boyland, who just beat a corruption rap, was arrested today on other charges that he sought and accepted bribes from two...
NYC real estate in brief
July 07, 2009 12:50PM
Brownsville affordable housing complex opensL+M Development Partners’ new affordable housing complex in Brownsville will celebrate its opening with a ribbon cutting today. The complex,...
Explaining the foreclosure wave in Brownsville
June 18, 2009 01:11PM
Yesterday’s Brian Lehrer Show on WNYC looked at how foreclosures have hit Brooklyn, particularly minority and low-income neighborhoods. Reporter Cindy Rodriguez talked about the...
Finishing touches: Can art paint the picture developers need to move units?
NYC is suing lenders over “zombie homes”
Hudson Companies planning 152-unit project for Cypress Hills
Netflix streaming into Flatiron District
Housing investment startup EasyKnock raises $3.5M in seed funding
August 2018 issue
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