Jonathan Safran Foer has sliced the price of his notable Boerum Hill townhouse, on the market since May, from $10.495 million to $8.65 million (hat tip to Curbed). That puts it well under the magic $10 million price point, a barrier, in Brooklyn, few properties seem able to overcome. As longtime… Read More >The post After Price Chop to $8.65 Million, Will Jonathan Safran Foer’s Incredible Boerum Hill Digs Sell? appeared first on Brownstoner.
Anyone who has ever tried to get a seat at Mile End Deli for dinner knows that the opportunity to reserve a slot in advance is one that should be taken advantage of. You can do just that for Monday night’s family style feast showcasing Mile End’s delicious Jewish-with-a-Montreal-twist deli food alongside a special array of limited and unreleased beers from Brooklyn Brewery’s secret stash. The menu includes five courses of delicacies like chopped liver mousse with schmaltz pumpernickel toast and deli tartare on rye with pickles, and there are even vegetarian options available. Your $70 ticket covers all the food and
A Maryland-based real estate fund scooped up a Boerum Hill apartment complex for $154.3 million. The Multi-Employer Property Trust purchased the Addison, a 271-unit rental building owned by Waterton Residential, MEP’s representatives announced on Tuesday. Parts of the property, located at 225 Schermerhorn Street, are beneficiaries of the 421a tax abatement. Two of the property’s four tax lots have nine years remaining on a 15-year abatement, while the other two lots are on year 19 … more
Architecture and development firm Flank paid $88 million to buy the Carlyle Group out of the Hilton Brooklyn. Flank and Carlyle bought the site at 140 Schermerhorn Street in 2012 for $38.2 million. The partners are developing a 196-key hotel on the property, but hired Eastdil Secured to market the property earlier this year. Last month, the Wall Street Journal reported that Flank would actually take over Carlyle’s stake. At the time, though, the price … more