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New York Post
Jehovah’s Witnesses’ sale of Brooklyn buildings nets millionsThe Jehovah’s Witnesses, as part of their move upstate, have sold two prime bui
New York Post / Posted yesterday
The Jehovah’s Witnesses, as part of their move upstate, have sold two prime buildings in Brooklyn Heights to Hawkins Way Capital, an LA-based real estate investment group, Gimme Shelter has learned. Hawkins paid $18 million for 117-125 Columbia... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Kushner Cos. overcharged Brooklyn tenants, lawsuit claimsThe real estate company controlled by Jared Kushner's family overcharged tenant
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
The real estate company controlled by Jared Kushner's family overcharged tenants in Brooklyn Heights by collecting market rates for apartments that should have been rent-regulated, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday. The suit was brought by nine... Read more
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New York Post
These people are learning to sword fight like warriorscoming at me with full force so I could experience exactly what [knights] would
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
coming at me with full force so I could experience exactly what [knights] would have gone through,” said the 20-year-old Brooklyn Heights college student. He grew up with a knight obsession, driven by video games “Dark Souls” and “Final... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Neighborhoods in greatest need of affordable-housing development have seen little of itmap also showed scant affordable housing production in several affluent areas w
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 days ago
map also showed scant affordable housing production in several affluent areas with little rent burden, including the Upper West Side, Brooklyn Heights and Cobble Hill—where a proposed mixed-use project was also nixed by... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Follow that bus! Woman enlists taxi driver to track down Brooklyn bus with her forgotten purseBROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — It doesn’t just happen in movies – a woman hopped
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 7 days ago
BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — It doesn’t just happen in movies – a woman hopped in a cab Wednesday and asked her taxi driver to follow a bus. Stephanie Seiler had forgotten her purse on a B26 bus. After a brief moment of panic, Seiler used the Curb... Read more
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Salon.com
Cynthia Nixon: “A lot of people would like me to run” for governor — Really? Who?in and outside of New York to snipe from the sidelines and say that her candida
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
in and outside of New York to snipe from the sidelines and say that her candidacy was cooked up over wine and canapés at a Brooklyn Heights book party (though it likely surfaced at a benefit or between meetings at a non-profit). But what Rush... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
NYS Senator Daniel Squadron, who represents NYC neighborhoods, announces resignationparks, among other accomplishments. The seat represents the following Brooklyn
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 9 days ago
parks, among other accomplishments. The seat represents the following Brooklyn and lower Manhattan neighborhoods: Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, the Columbia Waterfront, DUMBO, Downtown Brooklyn, Fulton Ferry, Greenpoint,... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Irwin R. Kaplan, a resident of Brooklyn Heights and Southold, died July 16, 2017, at the age o
The Suffolk Times / Posted 23 days ago
, a resident of Brooklyn Heights and Southold, died July 16, 2017, at the age of 81. Irwin was born in Brooklyn to Harry and Ann Kaplan June 10, 1936. He was a graduate of Boys High. He served honorably in the U.S. Army, attended... Read more
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Slate
What a Brooklyn Bar With Decorative Bullet Holes Really Meansurban neighborhoods. (And they are hardly the only ones to succumb to that tend
Slate / Posted 23 days ago
urban neighborhoods. (And they are hardly the only ones to succumb to that tendency these days.) The idea, present in the Brooklyn Heights gentrification of the 1960s, was that “historical diversity had to be exhumed,” as Suleiman Osman puts it in... Read more
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New York Post
These rats are making friends with their mortal enemiesstuff, and after a bath when they’re all wet and miserable looking,” said Anne
New York Post / Posted 28 days ago
stuff, and after a bath when they’re all wet and miserable looking,” said Anne Levin, 43, owner of the Brooklyn Cat Cafe in Brooklyn Heights told The Post Thursday. “I love these cats, but I’m not going to groom these cats myself — but the rats... Read more
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DNA Info
Here's How To Find Out If a Building Has Red Flags Before Signing a Leaseago. A two-bedroom with “an abundance of natural light” and a dishwasher curre
DNA Info / Posted a month ago
ago. A two-bedroom with “an abundance of natural light” and a dishwasher currently on the market on Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn Heights for $2,850 a month is rated “F” for a fire code and safety violation from more than a year ago. Rentlogic... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Brooklyn rents drop as price to buy keeps risingin those neighborhoods spent an average of 53 days on the market, the lowest in
Finance and Commerce / Posted 1 months ago
in those neighborhoods spent an average of 53 days on the market, the lowest in the borough. In the area that includes Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, Dumbo and Downtown Brooklyn, homes spent an average of 64 days on the market, down from 68... Read more
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New York Post
This minister turned his Uber car into a church on wheelswent into the red after another carpet-cleaning company opened up nearby,” said
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
went into the red after another carpet-cleaning company opened up nearby,” said Drayton, who was ferrying the man from Brooklyn Heights to Linden, N.J., last November. “All I could tell him was to get involved with the ministry and learn God’s... Read more
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DNA Info
Sales Prices Hit Record Highs in Brooklyn and Queens as Rental Rates Cooloff.” But many expect the growth to continue, at least for a bit. In the hot
DNA Info / Posted 1 months ago
off.” But many expect the growth to continue, at least for a bit. In the hot areas of Brownstone Brooklyn — including Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens and Park Slope — as well and North Brooklyn’s Greenpoint and Williamsburg, median sales... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Kushner Cos. puts a pair of Brooklyn Heights buildings on the marketKushner Cos. is putting two multifamily properties in Brooklyn Heights up for s
Crain's New York Business / Posted 1 months ago
Kushner Cos. is putting two multifamily properties in Brooklyn Heights up for sale. The company hopes to fetch $20 million for the properties, at 18 Sidney Place and 144 Willow St., according to the New York Post. Almost all of the 29 apartments in... Read more
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