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Real estate community and hipsters rejoice over canceled L train shutdown
January 04, 2019 08:00AM
There’s a unique sense of relief when a subway train that’s “being held momentarily” finally starts rolling forward. And it was with a similar...
Williamsburg commercial landlords latest to drop prices ahead of L train shutdown
October 03, 2018 08:23AM
The L train shutdown has hung over Williamsburg like a looming black cloud for several years now, and the signs of discounted real estate...
Why residents are turning on the “dirty, loud, terrible and disgusting” East Village
September 23, 2018 03:00PM
The L train shutdown hasn’t even begun, but neighbors are already feeling the headaches of construction. In the East Village, workers are building a...
North Brooklyn rents are dropping amid looming L train shutdown
March 30, 2018 07:00AM
The L train shutdown is about one year away, and rents in North Brooklyn are starting to reflect the upcoming inconvenience. Rents in the...
Is there an upside to the L train shutdown?
February 03, 2018 11:00AM
The 15-month shutdown of the train that services Williamsburg could be viewed as a transportation disaster, but there’s some who see an opportunity to...
We’re cool, too! Marketers target Williamsburg residents ahead of L train shutdown
October 19, 2017 10:00AM
With the looming L train shutdown, landlords are trying to lure Williamsburg residents to other parts of Brooklyn and even New Jersey. The hashtag...
Developers begin migration from L to J, M, Z and G trains
May 28, 2017 03:30PM
With roughly two years left before the L train shuts down for repairs, developers aren’t wasting time. Already previously less desirable areas in Greenpoint...
SL Development picks up Williamsburg warehouse for $23M
May 15, 2017 08:00AM
SL Development bought the former umbrella factory at 722 Metropolitan Avenue in Williamsburg for $23 million, where it plans to convert the building into...
L Train shutdown could drive up demand in Fort Greene
December 29, 2016 08:12AM
The impending L train shutdown may have renters and buyers turning to another area of Brooklyn: Fort Greene.
Brooklyn pols want their gondola before L train shutdown
November 11, 2016 08:01AM
North Brooklyn wants its gondola over the East River before the L train shuts down, thank you very much. Local politicians are urging Mayor Bill de...
Lions and tigers and recessions, oh Brooklyn!
September 08, 2016 07:00AM
Real estate players with their eye on Brooklyn’s residential market can fret over a possible rental glut hitting Downtown Brooklyn, or an L Train...
Hell without the L could open up real estate heaven along the 7
August 31, 2016 12:17PM
The engine that brings Brooklyn’s monocled fixie-riders into Manhattan will be shutting down in 2019, and a new report claims property owners along the...
Normandy, partners look to flip Bushwick warehouse for $60M
August 22, 2016 03:55PM
Normandy Real Estate Partners, Royalton Capital, Princeton Holdings and Sciame Development are backing off plans to develop a tech-friendly office complex in Bushwick as...
MTA to close L Train for 18 months in 2019
July 25, 2016 12:00PM
In what officials say will be one of the biggest disruptions ever to the city’s transit system, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority plans to close...
By the Numbers: To L and back
May 20, 2016 10:00AM
MTA takes you inside the storm-ravaged Canarsie tunnel: VIDEO
May 08, 2016 03:00PM
The L train apocalypse is nigh, but the MTA wants you to know exactly why the shutdown is so important. In a new video,...
CityRealty prez pitches East River cable car once again
May 05, 2016 06:00PM
With the impending L train shutdown inching toward reality, the president of CityRealty is revisiting his idea to connect Williamsburg and Lower Manhattan via...
Bushwick residents to be displaced as part of M train repairs plan
April 18, 2016 06:05PM
Last month, Bushwick residents along a stretch of the elevated M train got the news that track repairs along the track next year may...
VIDEO: How will the looming L train shutdown impact CRE?
April 18, 2016 04:08PM
L train riders: It’s time to start preparing. Though it’s still up in the air as to whether it will be a full or...
MTA releases additional details on L train shutdown
April 17, 2016 12:00PM
The end is nigh. The MTA has released more detail regarding its timeline to fix the Canarsie tunnel, which will shut down L train...
Zillow revenues are up, but losses are widening as it pivots to home-flipping
Exiled Chinese billionaire Guo Wengui sues Soho China for $300M
Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff is stepping down as his co-founder takes over
In bizarre saga of Bo Dietl’s MeToo investigative platform, Douglas Elliman is apparently not a client
Heinz heiress’ 1 Sutton Place manse in contract
February 2019 issue
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