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Downtown Brooklyn »

Penthouses Sell for 75 Percent More Than Units One Floor Below, Study Finds

The average price for a penthouse in the city was $6 million last year, a recent study shows.

Vinegar Hill »

Landmarked Vinegar Hill Townhouse Sells for Record-Breaking $3.35M

69 Gold St. broke the record of highest sale price for a townhouse in Vinegar Hill, a broker said.

Fort Greene »

Fort Greene 2BR Rentals Pricier Than Williamsburg and Park Slope: Report

The average cost of a two-bedroom in Fort Greene went from $3,678 in January to $4,163 in February.

Greenpoint »

Greenpoint Rents Dip 9 Percent as New Apartments Flood Market, Report Says

Prices went down more in Greenpoint than in any other popular Brooklyn neighborhood.

Upper West Side »

Bloomingdale's to Open in Urban Outfitters Space on Upper West Side

The retail giant announced Thursday it would move into the Broadway and West 72nd Street space. 

East Village »

Bonnie Slotnick Cookbooks Reopens in New East Village Space

The specialty bookstore opened at its new East Second Street address Wednesday.

Midtown »

Classic Manhattan Diners Fear for Survival After Recent Closures

Diners that have served the same menu for decades are struggling to survive as rents rise.

Bed-Stuy »

Bedford Avenue Becomes 'Condo Canyon' as Prices Approach $1K Per Foot

A new condo on Bedford Avenue in Bed-Stuy has units priced at nearly $1,000 per square foot.

East Harlem »

Investment Real Estate Sales Jump by Nearly 50 Percent in Upper Manhattan

Sales rose to $3.22 billion in 2014 compared to $2.17 billion last year, according to a report.

Elmhurst »

Take a Look at New Commercial Building Near 74th Street Hub

The corner of 75th and Broadway sold for more than $5 million in January, records show.

Crown Heights »

Studio Prices in Crown Heights Jumped 22 Percent Last Year

One and two-bedroom prices increased by 8 percent, a real estate report found.

Upper West Side »

Urban Outfitters, Burberry, Ann Taylor LOFT Spaces Hit Market on UWS

Urban Outfitters West 72nd Street location is on the market 16 years after opening. 

Chelsea »

Lingerie Shop Beats Out Gay Bars for Former Rawhide Spot

The manager of The Blue Store, a sex shop down the street, will open up a high-end boutique. 

Chelsea »

City Council Caps Building Heights On Chelsea Block Near High Line

The council added a block of West 15th Street to a special zoning district.

Morrisania »

MAP: See Planned Affordable Housing Developments Popping Up in The Bronx

Economic development organization SoBRO has several projects in the pipeline for the borough.