Ideal Properties Group's Market Report: First Quarter 2015

Residential sales prices increased 21.6 percent in Brownstone Brooklyn and North Brooklyn in the first quarter of 2015 compared to this time last year, according to the IPG’s Brownstone Brooklyn and Beyond market report (http://tinyurl.com/oo4kybq). The report also revealed that property prices rose 7.1 percent from the previous quarter, and that townhouse sales prices rose 19.9 percent from a year ago — further illustrating the continuing interest in Brooklyn's real estate.

August 15, 2015
 Demolition has begun at 330 Himrod Street and will eventually make way for the much-anticipated “Housing for Hipsters” mixed-use project.  The 63-unit development will be one-half new and the other half will be the...
August 22, 2015
  Of course everyone is aware — or somewhat familiar — of the current presidential campaign headquarters in Brooklyn Heights. It’s home to one Hillary Rodham Clinton and her drive to becoming the first female elected President...
August 27, 2015
 Even when you think Williamsburg couldn’t get more chic, the neighborhood continues to buck the trend and remain the “coolest” part of the city. Williamsburg’s Starbucks at 154 North 7th Street began slinging...
August 08, 2015
Some may have seen the Mary A. Whalen floating along the Columbia Street-Waterfront District, but many do not realize the long history of the oil tanker -- that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.Or the fact that the 77-year-old...
August 20, 2015
 Even if Park Slope doesn't need any help in attracting visitors, the neighborhood’s officials are making sure that will never be the case. The Park Slope Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District unveiled an arched, fluorescent...
August 12, 2015

 Mumford & Sons may hail from England, but the popular folk band...