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- This is the End
- Stay Tuned For a Very Special Post
- Designing on an Endless Budget
- Happy Father’s Day Twice Over
- Rolling Up the Gates Storefront Stroll
- Upcoming Rally to Promote Peace and Empower Young People
- Upcoming Presentation on Autism and Youth Concert at St. George’s Church
- PACC Homeowner/Homebuyer Night
- Bed-Stuy Band Itchy Hearts Releases New Album
- Families Celebrate New Habitat for Humanity Homes
Category Archives: Real Estate
Architect/Designer/Event designer William DuBose
William DuBose is an architect and designer living in Bed-Stuy. He has his own company, Will DuBose Design. His sophisticated designs which include retail, office, residential, and entertainment spaces are eye candy for anyone who loves to see interiors completely transformed. All of the photos included in this post are of Will’s [...]
[ June 25, 2011; 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] Are you an aspiring business owner?
Are you a property owner with vacant space?
Are you an existing business owner and want to expand?
Are you an organization with resources for effectively running a business?
If you are a start-up or an existing business wanting to expand and are looking for a home in Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Bedford-Stuyvesant [...]
[ June 21, 2011; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Some of the families who are now Bed-Stuy homeowners. Photo credit: Deborah Schwartz
From Habitat for Humanity’s Press Release:
Sixteen hardworking, low-income families recently celebrated their new Habitat for Humanity – New York City homes in Bedford-Stuyvesant, receiving symbolic keys to their affordable condominiums.
The joyous dedication ceremony marked the completion of construction and the 300 hours of “sweat [...]
[ April 23, 2011; 9:30 am to 1:00 pm. ] Due to a weather forecast of rain and thunderstorms, this event has been rescheduled for next Saturday, April 30th.
[ April 5, 2011; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
PACC is hosting a free financial workshop sponsored by Met Life. Sessions begin Tuesday, April 5th, 2011 and continue every Tuesday in April until the 26th (6:30pm – 8:30pm) at PACC’s community room at 226 Lefferts Place (corner of Franklin Avenue).
Home-ownership & Managing your Mortgage
Budgeting & Banking
Credit History & Using Credit Wisely
Basics of Borrowing & Preventing I.D. Theft
Photo credit: Meowzas
Our buddies over at Meowzas tipped us off about a new ice cream shop opening on Bedford between Myrtle and Willoughby Avenues (next door to the Atlantis laundromat). The new spot is called The Ice Cream House and it promises to bring the best in kosher ice cream to the area. Check out their website by clicking [...]
[ March 24, 2011; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Landmarks Preservation Committee Executive Director Kate Daly announced on Feb 16th that the agency intends to move forward with the designation of the proposed Stuyvesant Heights Expanded Distrtict.
The LPC plans to hold a meeting with property owners in proposed and calendared district in the spring with a public hearing to follow.
In anticipation of the LPC community meeting [...]
[ February 19, 2011; 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. February 23, 2011; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] I received some information on a couple of upcoming open houses in the neighborhood:
Lafayette Avenue Townhouse Renovated four story, three family townhouse; located between Tompkins and Throop; $649,000
Open House: Sunday, February 19th 12:00 noon-1:30 p.m. (For more information on this property, click on the ad in the sidebar.)
The Gates Co-Op 566 Gates Avenue (Tompkins and Throop)
[ February 16, 2011; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Landmarks Preservation Commission officials will discuss the recent Bed-Stuy survey and gauge community support for landmark designation. They will also be answering questions regarding landmarking. Mark your calendars and come to this meeting to show your support for landmarking Bed-Stuy.
Your attendance is critical. This is the meeting that counts.
COMMUNITY FORUM MEETING
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 16, [...]