535 4th Avenue & 555 4th Avenue (Photo: Pamela Wong/Bklyner)PARK SLOPE – After much delay and controversy, one of the two large family homeless shelters announced for 4th Avenue, the Shirley Chisholm Family Residence at 535 4th Avenue, officially opened its doors last month. The other is expected to open
The high rise rental parade continues to make its way down 4th Avenue. The Real Deal announced on Monday [http://therealdeal.com/blog/2014/04/28/slate-adam-america-to-develop-141-unit-rental-property-in-park-slope/] that Adam America Real Estate Group [http://adamamericare.com/projects], Slate Property Group [http://www.slatepg.com], and AEW Capital Management [http://www.
According to signs posted [/blog/business/park-slope-laundromat-closed-until-february-24] outside of 510 4th Avenue, the Park Slope Laundromat [http://www.yelp.com/biz/park-slope-laundromat-brooklyn] was scheduled to reopen on February 24. That date has come and gone, though, and the gates remain down. When we called today, a gentleman told us that
603 Fourth [http://603fourth.idealpropertiesgroup.com/residences.php], which began construction [/blog/real-estate/residential-building-with-retail-space-going-up-at-603-4th-avenue] in the fall of 2012, celebrated its grand opening on December 2, and is on the lookout for their first tenants. The luxury building, located on 4th Avenue, between 17th and 18th Streets, houses six apartments
Have a friend or family member running in the marathon [/blog/events/2013-marathon-banners-arrive-on-4th-avenue]? Just want to show some local love for the runners? Be sure to stop by P.S. 124 [https://www.facebook.com/ps124pta] (4th Avenue, between 13th and 14th Street) on Sunday, November 3, and make a
Looking for a new friend? Minnow is staying at the Park Slope Veterinary Center [http://parkslopeveterinarycenter.vetstreet.com] (639 4th Avenue, at 19th Street) this week in the hopes of finding a foster or forever home. Contact The American Street Cat [http://www.theamericanstreetcat.org] or The Park Slope Veterinary
You’ve probably passed Reyes Deli and Grocery [http://www.yelp.com/biz/reyes-deli-and-grocery-brooklyn] (532 4th Ave) a gazillion times, but if you’ve never stopped in for a peek at their menu offerings, you don’t know what you’re missing. Friends and neighbors, we’re talking real-deal-taco-ecstasy. Just
It’s not difficult to see the changes in South Slope that have occurred over the past several years. Dollar stores and bodegas have become pubs and banks, condos now inhabit areas where wood frame homes once stood [/blog/real-estate/residential-building-with-retail-space-going-up-at-603-4th-avenue] , and according to Voices of New York [http://voicesofny.
Brace yourselves, South Slope. There is a new condo going up at 4th Avenue and 15th Street. I know. Shocking. Brownstoner reports [http://www.brownstoner.com/blog/2012/09/attack-of-the-developments-on-4th-avenue/] that the nine-story, fifteen-unit tower is scheduled for a May 2013 completion and, as you can see from the image
Levi Aron (from facebook via Daily News)Both CNN [http://www.cnn.com/2011/CRIME/07/13/new.york.missing.boy.remains/index.html?hpt=ju_c1] and NY1 [http://brooklyn.ny1.com/content/top_stories/142809/suspect-charged-with-murder-of-missing-brooklyn-boy] reported last night that Levi Aron has been charged with murder in