The affordable units range from studios to three-bedrooms A new housing complex is taking shape in East New York and 240 of its affordable units have made its way into the city’s Housing Connect lottery. The affordable lottery caters to applicants earning either 30, 40, 50, or 60 percent of the area median income and apartments range in size from studios to three-bedrooms
You can choose from apartments in Brooklyn, Queens, and Manhattan Welcome to Curbed Comparisons , where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various NYC neighborhoods. Today, we’ve found five apartments within $50,000 of today’s price: $550,000. This spacious two-bedroom condo is part of a building on Martense Street, in Flatbush , known as Brooklyn Flats
The 57-story condo will bring 481 apartments to the neighborhood The Jeanne Gang-designed condo rising next to Downtown Brooklyn’s Macy’s has now launched sales on its 481 condos with apartments asking from the $600,000s. The New York Times first reported on the sales launch of the building that’s set to be the latest addition to the Downtown Brooklyn skyline and market
The New York Wheel may not become a reality unless the city steps in to help The fate of Staten Island’s troubled New York Wheel is taking a turn for the worst. After the city’s recent decision to reject the developer’s request for assistance to get the stalled project back on track, lead partners have told the Wall Street Journal that they are “close to abandoning their plans to build the wheel.” Investors Lloyd Goldman and Jeffrey Feil told WSJ that unless the city changes its mind, large parts of the 630-foot-high observation wheel that have been manufactured will be sold. Some of the parts are in warehouses in Brooklyn, while others are in six foreign countries
The incident at Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center happened earlier this morning For the third time in as many months, a portion of the ceiling has come down in a subway station. Around 8:30 a.m., a straphanger tweeted a video showing a gaping hole above the 4/5 platform at the Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center stop, with plaster and debris from the ceiling littering the platform. Hello @MTA and @NYCTSubway …your ceilings are falling on people again.
Check out apartments ranging in size from one- to five-bedrooms Welcome to the weekly Open House Tour , because who doesn’t love a little real estate gawking? This time around, we’re looking at what’s on the market in the Bronx.
The development will also bring a community facility, retail, and commercial space to the neighborhood Work on Jamaica’s NYPD parking garage-replacing affordable housing development is now underway. A group of elected officials and the city-selected developer broke ground on Archer Green Apartments, as this development is known, earlier today. In all, the 23-story development will create just over 380 affordable apartments, a 15,000-square-foot community facility, and 68,000 square feet of retail and commercial space
The new jail, which would replace the current Brooklyn Detention Complex, is part of the city’s larger plan to close Rikers Island Brooklyn residents denounced the city’s plan to expand the Brooklyn Detention Complex as part of its plan to close Rikers Island , and demanded that officials go back to the drawing board to come up with an idea that doesn’t include constructing new jails and perpetuating incarceration during a packed meeting kicking off the public review process on Thursday night. Opponents of the proposal to raze the current 815-bed jail at 275 Atlantic Avenue and build a new 1,110-bed jail roughly eight times the size criticized the city for not first consulting with local community leaders before unveiling the proposal in August.
Fukunaga is rumored to be moving to the 25-story condo at 570 Broome Street, near the Holland Tunnel Newly-appointed James Bond director, Cary Fukunaga, is rumored to have purchased a penthouse at a 25-story condo in Soho. The New York Post first broke the news of the purchase, but since the penthouse was never officially listed on the market, and the sale hasn’t yet appeared in city records, we can’t confirm the sale. The penthouse is located at the under-construction condo building at 570 Broome Street.
Tell us in the comments We’ve asked our readers before to tell us about their experience with summer rentals on the East End, but now we want to hear about your winter rental experience. For those who may be new to the site or just aren’t familiar with Hamptons real estate, the term “winter rental” doesn’t necessarily mean the property is available for just the winter calendar season, but rather for the entire off-season from the week after Labor Day right up until the following Memorial Day Weekend.