The photos in this listing for 19 Puritan Avenue (aka 19 75 Road) in Forest Hills are woeful but the house itself is pretty nice–and could be very nice with the right touch. That’s another way of saying it’s got good bones but there have been some questionable remodeling decisions over the years. Nothing that would cost too much to remedy though. Plus, it’s just a hop, skip and a car-dodge away to Forest Park. The Center Hall Colonial, which appears to have been in the same family for the past 40 years, is asking $1,988,000.
19 Puritan Avenue [M. Brady & Associates] GMAP P*Shark
Remember the Aluminaire House, the 1930s-era modernist home proposed to move to Sunnyside Gardens, prompting a neighborhood showdown? We know it’s not coming to Sunnyside. And now Curbed reports that it may leave New York altogether. The new location in question is Palm Springs, California, the birthplace of one of the Aluminaire House architects, Albert […]
Today, Selfhelp Community Services celebrated its grand opening of senior housing (dubbed Selfhelp Associates) at 137-39 45th Avenue in Flushing. Queens Courier reports that the center, which can accommodate more than 100 residents, seeks to provide affordable housing for senior citizens. Residents will have access to computers, roll-in showers, video chat-enabled computer work stations, cognitive […]
Eastern Consolidated just announced the sale of a commercial condo on the ground-floor of the Park Lane Condominiums, located at 116-24 Metropolitan Avenue in Kew Gardens. The 6,584-square-foot, single-tenant unit is currently occupied and net leased to TD Bank — the buyer picked it up as an investment property. The space traded ownership for $10,200,000. […]
Dai Jian uses martial arts training and diverse world dance techniques to create improvisations, performance installations, and visual art. The CelloPointe Chamber Music & Dance Company specializes in salon-style concerts mixing contemporary ballet, choreography, and imaginative arrangements for string instruments. Meanwhile, 360° Dance Company, comprised of former principal dancers from the Martha Graham Dance Company, presents modern dance […]
The Spot: Brick Café, 30-95 33rd Street, Astoria. The Deal: Brick Café, serving fresh Italian and Mediterranean cuisine, has been a mainstay of the Astoria community for 15 years but joined the Hells Kitchen Hospitality Group in July. Despite the change in ownership, most of what has made this restaurant so enduring will stay the […]