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Entries from July 2008

Manhattan Views and McCarren Greens

July 31st, 2008 · 2 Comments

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These Brand New Condos right on McCarren Park are available for sale and rent.  I viewed a couple 2 bedroom units during last week’s 98 degree heat wave and found the condos to be quite nice, especially with the […]

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Tags: Brooklyn · Brooklyn Real Estate NY · Condo · Greenpoint · Real Estate · Williamsburg

East Williamsburg Boom

July 24th, 2008 · No Comments

With the economy sliding and the value of the dollar on the decline, most people do not want to increase their bills and home living costs.  As Williamsburg prices sore many residents are choosing East Williamsburg as their new home.  It is no surprise that investors have caught onto this trend as many new condo […]

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Tags: Brooklyn · Loft · Williamsburg

A Walk up Clinton Hill

July 20th, 2008 · 1 Comment

The above apartment sits on Franklin avenue by Willoughby avenue in Clinton Hill.  Although the street is not anything to write home about, it is located just a few blocks from Pratt University and a number of restaurants, making this the perfect home for students, grads, and young professionals.  A large supermarket and blockbuster video is […]

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Tags: Brooklyn

Do NOT Park ‘Here’ by the Bedford L Train Stop

July 15th, 2008 · No Comments

I recently parked my car by the corner of North 9th street and Driggs ave, against advice I had given in an earlier blog in May . . . . . . Arggg; http://www.brooklynrealestateny.com/where-not-to-park. Now I have joined the potential mob of unhappy residents that have suffered at the hands of a theif […]

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Tags: Brooklyn · Williamsburg

Williamsburg vs. DUMBO

July 10th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Williamsburg’s constantly growing population floods the L Train daily, entering and exiting Manhattan during the work week. On the weekend foot traffic increases as thousands of tourists and Williamsburgites hit the streets to eat, shop, find a piece of local artwork, or enjoy activities at McCarren park. As old lofts and apartments become […]

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Tags: DUMBO · Williamsburg

Condo Rentals Worth the Wait in Greenpoint?

July 6th, 2008 · No Comments

For around $3,200 you might get a huge 2 bedroom 2 bathroom split level duplex in Greenpoint. Although the Condo Rental building is located 5-6 blocks from the G Train on Eagle street, the price is still good with all of the amenities offered. Your 1,200+ square foot duplex includes a state of […]

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Tags: Brooklyn · Condo · Greenpoint