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Phoenix Pop-Up Show @ Williamsburg Music Hall

April 5th, 2013 · 1 Comment

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Phoenix, possibly one of the most popular rock bands, announced a surprise concert at the Williamsburg Music Hall this evening.  Fanatics begin lining up in front of the venue as early as 7am.  I myself am a huge fan and was […]

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The Overpricing Epidemic

February 6th, 2012 · 3 Comments

I have recently encountered what seems to be a reoccurring problem in the process of hunting for listings in my farm area.  While I typically create a CMA (comparative market analysis) to hone in on the proper list price for a home, I have found that most Brokers, and their associates, do no such thing.  […]

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Tags: Brooklyn · Brooklyn Heights · Brooklyn Real Estate NY · Brownstone · Condo · DUMBO · Greenpoint · Loft · Real Estate · Uncategorized · Williamsburg

The 1 Month Free, No-Fee Scam

November 23rd, 2011 · 2 Comments

If one moves about the five boroughs with any degree of regularity, he or she will certainly have come across advertisements proffering the proverbial free month of rent.  Many have and continue to buy into these deals, so enticing on the surface, though more careful individuals see such offers for what they are – deceitful […]

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A Trio of Terrific Finds

November 18th, 2011 · No Comments

120 Kent is a commanding building that conveys a gravitas entirely in keeping with the historical brownstones amongst which it stands in the heart of Greenpoint, a short walk from the Greenpoint G Train.  A 1-bedroom is available on the second floor, a truly attractive space.  Recently visiting the Greenpoint Brownstone Rental myself, I was […]

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Kinfolk Studios

November 6th, 2011 · No Comments

Making the hemisphere hop from Tokyo to Brooklyn without breaking a sweat, Kinfolk Studios has landed in Williamsburg on the corner of Wythe and North 11th Street (90 Wythe Avenue).  Their all-purpose design & production team members do everything from illustrations for ad campaigns to manufacturing of their own unique brand of award-winning bicycles.  Both studios have […]

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Spring Fever is Back

May 3rd, 2011 · No Comments

Yes it is that time of year again, so get out your running shoes, tennis shoes, basketball shoes, dancing shoes … whatever shoes you have and get out there.  We all spend too many hours busting our as#ses off working for the man….many hours in a dark office, propped up on uncomfortable chairs, hammering away […]

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Finding Bargains still Happen!

May 1st, 2011 · 1 Comment

Yes it can still happen to you.  There are some bargains that can be found in the escalating Williamsburg Apartment Rental market.  This particular 2 bedroom rental was one of them.  For $2,400 the space offers so so much.  The 1,075 + square foot apartment takes up the entire 2nd floor, boasting 2 very large […]

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Mable’s Smokes out Williamsburg

February 1st, 2011 · No Comments

The newest smokey meat-house eatery opened it’s doors a few weeks ago on North 11th Street between Berry St & Wythe Ave in the Burg.  The banquet hall style smokehouse offers delicious Oklahoma style goodness such as dry rubbed ribs, with bbq sauce to order, lip smacking hot links, pulled pork, tender brisket, and an […]

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El Beit = Good Coffee

January 22nd, 2010 · No Comments

Most mornings I wake up, walk across the avenue from my Bedford Ave apartment, and grab a mocha or cappuccino at El Beit, pronounced ‘L-Buy-eat’.  The petite locale offers some of the best lattes offered in the Williamsburg area as well as a selection of simple fare such as brie, basil, and pesto on baguette, […]

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Williamsburg East River Monstrosities

January 21st, 2010 · 1 Comment

Sitting beside Williamsburg Condo waterfront monstrosities, Northside Piers and the Edge, you will find the truly unique gut renovated structure coined 184 Kent.  The loft inspired Williamsburg condo rental building offers spacious 1, 2, & 3 bedroom homes located close to the Bedford L Train stop, just 1 stop outside of Manhattan.  The developer added […]

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