A sale of the Brooklyn Heights branch of the Brooklyn Public Library to real estate developer the Hudson Companies for $52 million will be recommended when the library’s board convenes Tuesday evening as a method to finance necessary renovations, improve service and create new housing (both market rate and affordable units). The recommendations come after a request for Read More →

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The tower-in-the-making over at City Point in Downtown Brooklyn wears a bright ring of paneling — kinda looks like a crown, doesn’t it?

On Friday, we caught sight of the regal facade of the massive residential and retail development, reigning over Flatbush Avenue Extension.


Eye On Real Estate A prime Atlantic Avenue retail site in prosperous Cobble Hill should be a real gold mine. Right? “You would think,” said disappointed shopkeeper Ahmed Hanaif — or make that departed shopkeeper. He cleared his pharmacy out of 160 Atlantic Ave. after an eight-month stay in LICH-Land (AKA Cobble Hill) and moved the business Read More →


Eye On Real Estate They’re waiting for the other shoe to drop in LICH-Land. LICH-Land is Eye on Real Estate’s name for Cobble Hill — largely landmarked, small-scale, utterly charming Cobble Hill, the home of Long Island College Hospital, which is closed now except for a walk-in emergency department. When the campus of storied, 150-plus-year-old Read More →