The priciest new listings in Brooklyn, Queens in February

A five-bedroom townhouse in Brooklyn Heights asking $7.2 million was the most expensive single-family home listed in borough in February. The landmarked triplex at 151 Clinton Street features Greek revival detailing and a rental apartment on the first floor, according to the listing. In Queens, the most expensive listing of the month was a 7,500-square-foot […]

BRP pulls off $290M loan to build Jamaica resi complex

BRP Companies scored $290 million from the New York City Housing Development Corporation to build a 669-unit apartment complex in Queens. The city provided $227 million for 147-40 Archer Avenue, where BRP plans to build a 26-story, mixed-income property with 539 units, according to documents filed with the city on Tuesday. The developer received another […]

Here were November’s priciest new listings in BK, Queens

A rental building turned megamansion hit the market in November for $16 million, making it the priciest single-family home listed in Brooklyn last month.  The seven-bedroom home at 146 Willow Street in Brooklyn Heights underwent a two-year gut renovation to convert it from a rental building. The six-story home spans 8,850 square feet. Meanwhile, November’s most […]

A&E snaps up five Queens resi buildings for $54M

139-09 34 Road in Queens (inset: Douglas Eisenberg) Multifamily heavyweight A&E Real Estate Holdings just picked up five Queens rental buildings for $54 million, according to property records filed with the city Wednesday. The firm purchased a mix of four- and five-story buildings in Flushing, Corona and Richmond Hill, records show. A majority of the […]