New and shiny, that’s how we’ll describe this studio apartment at new Long Island City development 4545 Center Boulevard. The unit comes in at 516 square feet and is asking $2,385 a month. Though square footage is not huge, the development offers a long list of amenities like tennis and volleyball courts, a communal terrace, a fitness center, and an on-site dog run.
Stay safe and warm tonight, Queens! This afternoon, Mayor de Blasio announced that all schools are closed tomorrow, parks close this evening at 6 pm, and alternate side parking is suspended today, Tuesday and Wednesday. Subways will run on a limited schedule after 7 pm and commuter trains stop at 11 pm. Finally, all non-emergency […]
The landmarked townhouse at 21-14 45th Avenue, once asking $2,550,000, just hit public records for $2,350,000. We featured the property back in August, when there were no photos of the interior. (We’ve scrounged up two, which you can see after the jump.) At the time the listing said to “Bring your architect and vision to […]
I was invited to attend the annual Ridgewood Democratic Club brunch over on Putnam Avenue last Saturday. The event raises funds for the upkeep and renovation of the building which has housed the organization since 1917. I was there last year as well, and my colleague Kevin Walsh offered this post describing the building at Q’Stoner […]
This two-bedroom, two-bathroom co-op at The Towers, one of Jackson Heights’ most popular co-op buildings, is on the market asking $519,000. It’s actually a flip — as Jackson Heights Life pointed out, this apartment was a complete and total wreck not so long ago. (See the before pictures here.) Back then it was asking $279,000, […]
The incarceration rate for white men in the United States was 678 inmates per 100,000 residents in 2010, according to the Bureau of Justice Statistics. Meanwhile, the rate for African American males was 4,347 inmates per 100,000 residents. In other words, African American males were roughly six times as likely to be incarcerated as white […]