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Brooklyn Open Houses: A Renovated Fort Greene Brownstone

Our picks for open houses to check out this weekend are found in Fort Greene, Crown Heights, Bed Stuy, and Bay Ridge. They range in price from $1.475 million to $6.7 million.

parlor with wood floors, white walls and a view to the original stair

275 Adelphi Street
Price: $6.7 million
Area: Fort Greene
Brokers: Douglas Elliman (Lindsay Barton Barrett, Maggie L. Marshall, Bradley Rodenberg, Douglas Brown)
Sunday July 9, 2-3 pm, by appointment only
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parlor with wood floors and a mantle

903 Sterling Place
Price: $2.75 million
Area: Crown Heights
Brokers: Compass (Marta Maletz, Michael Davis)
Sunday July 9, 2-3:30 p.m
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garden level living room with wood mantel

851 Putnam Ave
Price: $1.595 million
Area: Bed Study

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Brooklyn News: A Boerum Hill Loft Gets a Refresh

Updated Bed Study Limestone and Three More Open Houses to See, Starting at $849K

Our picks for open houses to check out last weekend were found in Bed Study, Park Slope, Crown Heights, and Marine Park. They range in price from $849,000 to $3.6 million.

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Updated Park Slope Walkup With Moldings, Bay Windows, Two Bedrooms Asks $1.125 Million

On the fourth floor of a Beaux-Arts building in Park Slope, this dumbbell apartment has high ceilings, original wood floors, and nooks and crannies to explore. It’s located at 392 8th Street, a four-story, eight-unit oatmeal-colored brick walkup with an undulating

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TikTok Sells A Lot of Books. Now, Its Owner Wants to Publish Them, Too.

A new publishing company began courting self-published romance writers earlier this year. The pitch, delivered in a generic email, was impersonal and formulaic. The terms weren’t generous, sometimes amounting to just a few thousand dollars for the rights to a book.

Then came the clincher. The publisher was ByteDance, the parent company of TikTok, a social media company that traffics in short videos and has, over the past several years, helped create some of the biggest best sellers on the market. Along with an advance and royalties, the company was offering comprehensive online marketing services, according to several authors and

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Brooklyn News: United Order of Tents’ Bed Study HQ Saved

Publisher’s Petite Italianate Near Newburgh’s Historic Downing Park, Yours for $399K

Tucked behind a picket fence, this tidy brick Italianate in Newburgh offers some picturesque charm and a renovated interior.

United Order of Tents’ MacDonough Street headquarters. Photo by Anna Bradley-Smith

Secret Order of Tents Society Granted Tax Exemption, Protecting Historic Bed Stuy HQ

The historic secret aid society run by Black women that has a headquarters in the magnificent but dilapidated building at 87 MacDonough Street was granted a tax exemption, according to New York City Council Member Justin Brannan.

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Gowanus Nursery will serve customers from its

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Flatbush Tenant Organizer Faces Eviction in Midst of Rent Strike Over Living Conditions

After leading a three-year rent strike and protesting shoddy living conditions at her Flatbush apartment building, Janice Broadie is being evicted.

While the landlord at 1111 Ocean Avenue has taken Broadie to court over the non-payment of rent, her neighbors are rushing to her defense. They held a rally outside Brooklyn Housing Court on June 5, and said the landlord’s lack of care for the building made the strike necessary.

Broadie, who has helped organize her neighbors in various forms of protest against their landlord, including withholding rent since June of 2020, says she stands by her decision, despite potentially

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Matthew S. Abbott Sells 8,912 Shares of The Chemours Company (NYSE:CC) Stock

The Chemours Company (NYSE:CC ​​– Get Rating) SVP Matthew S. Abbott sold 8,912 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, June 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $34.20, for a total value of $304,790.40. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 29,869 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,021,519.80. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed via the SEC website.

Chemours Stock Performance

NYSE:CC ​​opened at $32.06 on Friday. The business has a 50 day moving average of

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Brooklyn News: A South Slope Reno

Back on the Market Sans Chicken Coop, Fort Greene Brownstone Asks $5.85 Million

The chickens are gone in favor of a hot tub in the rear yard, but on the interior this 1850s Fort Greene brownstone is still packed with lush plasterwork, moldings, and mantels.

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A Renovated Crown Heights Row House and Three Others to See, Starting at $1.295 Million

Our picks for open houses to check out last weekend are found in Bed Study, Crown Heights, and Kensington. They range in price from $1.295 million to $3.995 million.


Photo courtesy reBuild Workshop

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Brooklyn News: Affordable Housing Lottery for First-Time Buyers

A Park Slope Limestone With Central Air and Three Others to See, Starting at $780K

Our picks for open houses to check out last weekend were found in Park Slope, Midwood Park, and East Flatbush. They range in price from $780,000 to $5,495 million.

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A rendering of Seed Cooperative. Image via NYC Housing Connect

Affordable Housing Lottery Offers Ocean Hill Co-ops to First-Time Buyers for Under $250K

Four two-bedroom co-ops in an Ocean Hill development are for sale through an affordable housing lottery, priced at $247,550 each. The terms are notable: Very low down payments are allowed, and the