The Specialists Ltd. wants to construct an armory for tanks and hovercrafts in Ridgewood

Movie props maker The Specialists Ltd. filed plans for a 143,000-square-foot building in Ridgewood, Queens to store cars, military vehicles, trucks and “futuristic hover vehicles” for film shoots. The planned four-story property at 48-05 Metropolitan Avenue will replace an existing 63,000-square-foot building and include a restaurant space. “The New York film industry is maxed out,” […]

One of city’s last Dutch Colonial houses hits the market for the first time in 40 years

A Dutch Colonial house in Douglaston, Queens has hit the market for the first time in four decades and it’s a relative steal for history buffs. The rare house, known as the Cornelius Van Wyck House, was built in 1735 and is both a New York City landmark and on the National Register of Historic Places, according to 6sqft. […]