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Affordable housing lottery opens at Domino Sugar Factory’s One South First

January 10 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

The new year is kicking off with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for apartment hunters searching for new homes in 2022. A total of 89 affordable housing units at One South First are now open for applications on the city’s Housing lottery website. The 330-unit building features over 25% affordable apartments including studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments for New Yorkers […]

Solving Hyperlocal Problems With A Global Perspective: Gowanus Canal Is Microcosm Of Urban Growth Issues & Solutions

December 13 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

Brooklyn is noted for fostering a ‘home town devotion to neighborhoods. Vigorous and vital associations thrive all across our streetscapes, often in the wake of rediscovery and, yes, real estate development. In the forefront and the headlines most recently is the neighborhood of Gowanus, home to an inland, tidal estuary that is infamous. How the […]

DUMBO’s downstairs retail tenants suffer rainstorm woes, urge city action

November 18 | Sim Tumay

One month into her new job at Smack Mellon art gallery in DUMBO, Willa Goettling went into work the morning after Hurricane Henri, grabbed a push broom, and cleared seven inches of water out of artist studios in the basement. What happened that morning in DUMBO in August might occur a lot more often in […]

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