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Entries Tagged as 'Williamsburg'

A Look at the Domino Sugar Factory

March 12th, 2014 · No Comments

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Above is BM1’s first peak at the Domino Sugar Factory Project in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.  The buildings surrounding the main factory have almost been completely demolished.  We will periodically keep an overhead eye on the project for those who would […]

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The Right Time to Invest

April 3rd, 2013 · 1 Comment

It is clearly a sellers market, but does that translate into bad timing for investment?  As the resales market begins to surge, inventory is far below demand, pushing prices up into the clouds. The initial thought that likely comes to mind is to steer clear of investing in Williamsburg, for the time being.  This may not be […]

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Our Rental Pick of the Month

April 1st, 2013 · No Comments

For $3,200 and one free month, averaging $2,944, we feel that this 850sqft 2 bedroom is a great deal.  The multifamily dwelling houses 6 apartments that are undergoing a top to bottom renovation.  This particular space is on the 3rd floor (top), and boasts skylights throughout the apartment, keeping it nicely sun-lit all day long. […]

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Get your Ax @ Main Drag Music

March 15th, 2013 · 1 Comment

We’re actually surprised at the lack of stores selling instruments and musical equipment in Williamsburg, considering it is has been a boon for creatives for more than a quarter of a century.  Main Drag Music is really the only store in the neighborhood that caters to guitarists and rhythm section players, but luckily for us […]

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Brick&Mortar Grand Opening Recap

March 8th, 2013 · 1 Comment

We wanted to thank everyone for attending our Grand Opening event at our new boutique office at 135 N7th Street.  It was a huge success, as over 200 people attended.  It was nice to enjoy conversation and cocktails with all of you.  Special thanks goes out to Drew Z for his outstanding custom cocktails, and Brent Young […]

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37 New Developments in Williamsburg

February 27th, 2013 · No Comments

Here is a glimpse of just 2 of the 37 new developments that I have documented on the rise in Williamsburg, on the corner of Union Avenue and North 11th Street.  As the 2012 fall season rolled into winter the vacancy rate in New York City neared it’s historic low, close to 1%.  The low supply vs […]

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An Apple Store on Bedford Avenue?

February 25th, 2013 · 5 Comments

Remember the Salvation Army store on the corner of Bedford Avenue and North 7th Street?  Above, and below, is what is left of the building that desperately needed to be gutted…. finally.  Rumor has it that Apple owns this building, and many others throughout NYC.  When I discovered this info I had to ask, “Is an Apple […]

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Turning Williamsburg into Soho

August 21st, 2012 · 3 Comments

I’ve heard it many times.  ’They’ want to turn Williamsburg into SoHo.  I am not certain who ‘they’ are, but more new developments are on the rise, drawing in Manhattanites and boosting surrounding infrastructure.  Both cornered commercial spaces (above) are available, on the corner of Bedford Avenue and North 3rd Street, and the word on […]

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100 Units Rolling out in Williamsburg

August 18th, 2012 · 2 Comments

The Building standing near the corner of North 9th Street and Roebling is ready to fill.  Thirty-four 1 bedroom and studio rentals are priced between $2,450 and $3,800, many including Balconies.  The units are very spacious with studios measuring out to roughly 492sqft; 1 bedrooms around 730sqft.  The finishes will be almost identical to the […]

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Williamsburg Cinemas on Grand Street

August 14th, 2012 · 1 Comment

The 3rd movie theater in Williamsburg, off of the Bedford L Train, will be opening it’s doors on the corner of Grand Street and Driggs Avenue in a few months.  Williamsburg Cinemas will be in competition with both the Indie Screen (Kent Ave & South 2nd St) and the Nitehawk Cinema (136 Metropolitan Ave).  The […]

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