FINDING VALUE OTHERS OVERLOOK

PRESS

Featured News

MAY 15, 2018

WHO’S NEWS: Rudin to head CBRE’s Northeast retail, Hidrock promotes 2
- Real Estate Weekly

APRIL 12, 2018

Embassy Suites by Hilton Marks Grand Opening in NYC
- Hotel Business

JANUARY 16, 2018

Landmarks Approves Hidrock’s Restoration Plans for Site Next to Park Slope Cinema
- The Real Deal

NOVEMBER 14, 2017

Abraham J. Hidary Addresses B'nai B'rith Real Estate
- Mann Report

Archives

OCTOBER 6, 2006

KENSINGTON: DOWNHILL FROM THE SLOPE, INTEREST CLIMBING SHARPLY

- The Real Deal


Brooklyn area starts to thrive as bargain home hunters swell its population

This summer, Jill Schwartzman decided to move out of her shared Williamsburg apartment and find a place of her own. She initially searched in Windsor Terrace, the neighborhood bordering Park Slope, but found it too expensive. Her broker suggested Kensington, immediately to the south.

"At first I thought it was too far away, but I ended up really liking it," said Schwartzman, 31, an editor at Random House. "Most importantly, there was no fee."

Relative affordability varied housing stock and a burgeoning artistic community makes once-overlooked Kensington the Brooklyn neighborhood of the moment.

 

VIEW FULL ARTICLE 

2006-October