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Thinking of Buying A Home In Brooklyn- Here is a creative way to visit various neighborhoods of Brooklyn New York - 02/28/12 01:12 PM
List of Historic Places in Brooklyn New York If you are thinking of buying a home in Brooklyn, here is a fun creative way to do so. Visit Brooklyn Historic sites. Brooklyn is filled with lots of Historic sites through out its various neighbhoods. Why not visit these often overlooked sites filled with our Boroughs history and check out the neighborhoods of Brooklyn at the same time. For the list of sites visit Brooklyn Historic Sites Thinking of buying or selling Brooklyn Real Estate call Michele Cadogan 917-861-9166 Fillmore Real Estate Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker (0 comments)
Geocaching/ Hiking In Fort Greene Park- Saturday March 3rd, 2012 - 02/26/12 07:00 PM
Fort Greene Park Saturday, March 3, 2012 1:00 p.m. Hiking is a good way to enjoy the Brooklyn outdoors and get your exercise in. It is a great way to stay fit. Brooklyns Fort Greene Park Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the wonders of the Fort Greene Park and various sites and places that are usually off limits to the public. On your hikes, you will explore nature, discover new York City’s rich history and its diverse culture.You will also discover the plants and animals that inhabit this urban forest. You will aslo learn how to navigate the park using a map (2 comments)
Bedford-Stuyvesant is bordered by Flushing Avenue to the north , Classon Avenue to the west (bordering Clinton Hill, Broadway and Van Sinderen Avenue to the east (bordering Bushwick and Atlantic Ave the south bordering Crown Heights
Brooklyn District Attorney Neighorhood office List The Brooklyn District Attorney neighborhood offices were created so that community residents can bring their concerns to the District Attorney’s staff without having to leave their neighborhood. These neighborhood offices are open one day a week and staffed by trained counselors who offer assistance on a variety of issues . To locate your Brooklyn office visit- Brooklyn DA Neighborhood office
List of Community Boards in Brooklyn New York (0 comments)
In a continuing effort to eat more locally produce products and help reduce their carbon footprints, Brooklynites have turn to Rooftop Farming. These farms can be a great source of income for Brooklyn building owners who can collect rent for roof space and also benefit from reduce energy costs; because RoofTop Farms insulate buildings, trapping in heat in the winter and cool air in the summer. Read more at Brooklyn RoofTop Farms
East Flatbush Youth Farm Brooklyn Food Pantries growing own food If you are thinking of buying or selling Brooklyn Real Estate call me (0 comments)
Flatbush Brooklyn is filled with great historic sites one being Flatbush Town Hall which was built in 1874-1875 and is a two story masonry building on a stone foundation in the Gothic Revival style. It has a three story bell tower with a steep hip roof. After the village of Flatbush became part of the City of Brooklyn in 1894, the building served as a magistrate's court, a police station. Brooklynites after a day of shopping along the Flatbush Ave corridor stop by this grand old building (2 comments)
3420 Ave H Lovely 2 bedroom co-op for sale in East Flatbush Brooklyn.. Blocks away from Brooklyn College, walk to the Flatbush Junction mall , transit hub.and nearby park. maint incl gas & electric call for an appt to view this Brooklyn co-op (2 comments)
Sheepshead Bay Closing by Fillmore Real Estate Ave J's offcie
Fillmore Real Estate Ave J's office sold 2299 East 14th street Asking $598,000 des: Detached one family home on a beautiful residential block, 2 bedrooms over 2 bedrooms over 3 room living area. large yard. very well maintained home. Near B train. sales agent: alex Ligotti (0 comments)
Apartments for rent in Brooklyn New York - 02/21/12 12:28 PM
Brooklyn New York Apartments for Rents East Flatbush Brooklyn Apartments for rent Ave I- 2 bedroom asking $1,785 Nostrand Ave – 2 bedroom asking $1,350 Avenue J – 1 bedroom asking $950 East 31st- 2 bedroom asking $1,400 Ave I- studio asking $1,050
Shrove Tuesday in Bedstuy 2012 St George's Episcopal/Anglican Church 800 Marcy Ave 718-789-6036
Shrove Tuesday Feb 21st 2012 Pancake Supper at 6:00pm Service : 7:30pm
Shrove Tuesday (also known as Pancake Day) is the day preceding Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent. Shrove Tuesday is observed mainly in English speaking countries. Pancakes are associated with the day because they were a way to use up rich foodstuffs such as eggs, milk, and sugar, before the fasting during Lent. Fasting emphasized eating plainer foods and avoiding food that would give pleasure.
The Brooklyn mls posted the following closings for 1-3 fam residential East Flatbush Brooklyn homes East 45th street listed $ 349,000 sold $ 316,500 2/14/2012 Hawthorne st $ 458,000 sold $ 426,000 2/17/2012 Clarendon rd $249,000 sold $ 249,000 2/14/2012 East 53rd st $569,000 sold $ 565,000 2/13/2012
When you are ready to buy or sell Brooklyn Real Estate feel free to call me. (1 comments)
East Flatbush Brooklyn Wyckoff Farm House Museum 5816 Clarendon Road at Ralph AvenuePhone: (718) 629-5400
Description: The Pieter Claesen Wyckoff House Museum is said to be the oldest home in New York City. The house, built around 1652, became the City's first landmark in 1965. The original owner Wyckoff was a magistrate, successful farmer, and one of the wealthiest citizen of New Amersfoot, which later became the town of Flatlands. Wyckoff's descendants lived in the house until 1901. Currently the site is a property of New York City Department of Parks & Recreation, and the house is a museum. The museum features restored period rooms (1 comments)
Brooklynites Looking for Things To Do With Your Children Who are On Vacation Kids Week Brooklyn
Brooklyn Parents, New York City Parks and Recreations invite to bring your children to Kids Week Brooklyn events which will be helds at city parks through out the five Borough of New York City. Most of these events are free to participants to read more and plan your week visit KIDS Week Brooklyn If you are thinking of buying a Brooklyn Home near a park this is also a fun way to visit different neighborhoods of Brooklyn while checking out local parks. Parks in Brooklyn With Free Wi-Fi (2 comments)
Looking for parks in Brooklyn New York with free Wi-Fi access - 02/18/12 02:42 PM
Parks in Brooklyn with Free Wi-Fi Brooklynites, you've dodge the bullet of old man winter and the weather now lends its self to early springlike days, why not head out to your local Brooklyn Parks and enjoy the day. For those of you who can't be separted from your tech devices here is the current list of New York City Parks in Brooklyn that offer free Wi-Fi access. You will be able to stay connected with thru your smartphones, tablets and other Wi-Fi enabled devices. This free service is provided by AT&T at City parks through out the five boroughs . (0 comments)
New York City Housing Authority has over one hundred senior centers located through out the five boroughs of the city. These centers offer Brooklyn Seniors a variety of senior activities from health and wealthness, bingo, computer services, field trips and meals. Joining a senior center is a great way to get out and stay engage. To locate a Brooklyn senior center near you visit New York Senior Centers
List of Nursing homes is Brooklyn New York Benefits for New York City Seniors
Marine Park Home Sold by Fillmore Real Estate Ave J's office
2134 East 36th street Marine Park Brookyn Sold by Fillmore Real Estate Ave J's office des: Marine Park brick 2 fam, two bedrooms over one bedroom rental, spacious yard, front and back porch, pvt drive all in great condition asking$484,900 sold $440,000
When you are ready to buy or sell a Marine Park Brookyn home stop by or call our office Fillmore Real Estate 2926 Ave J Brooklyn New York 11210 718-253-9600 (0 comments)
Things To Consider When Buying A Home In Brooklyn New York - 02/15/12 03:31 PM
Buying a Home In Brooklyn New York Looking to purchase a home in Brooklyn is an exciting life changing event that requires some considerations to ensure that you find the perfect home for you and your family. Before browsing Brooklyn homes for sale answer the following questions: How large does the house have to be for my family to be comfortable? Do I want to purchase a Brooklyn home with rental income? How many rooms and bathrooms do you need? What size of yard will accommodate children, pets and family gatherings ? Do you need a home with parking, if so (1 comments)
Fillmore Real Estate Ave J's office closes on Midwood Brooklyn home for sale
Fillmore Real Estate closes 1159 East 21st street des: Prime Midwood Brooklyn location- semidetached one fam, 4 bedroom duplex, living, formal dining, eat in kitchen, den, finished basement, detached garage all in good contion. Asking$639,000 sold price $ 610,000
When you are ready to sell your Brooklyn home feel free to call us (1 comments)
Now is a good time to buy a Brooklyn Home for sale. Interest rates are at an all time low and homes for sale are listed in various neighborhoods. Stop by or call our office at 718-253-9600 and we will find you a home in the Brooklyn Neighborhood of your choice.
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NYSAR New York State Association of Realtors- Next Generation Scholarships
NYSAR announced that the deadline of March 1st , 2012 for it Next Generation Scholarships is fast approaching. The Next Generation Scholarship was created to award scholarships to the "next generation" of real estate professionals for higher education. All Applicants must currently be studying or planning to study real estate or a related field such as marketing, sales, management or finance. This scholarship is open to relatives of NYSAR realtors members who are: - New York state high school seniors and will be attenting a 2-4 year undergraduate program (2 comments)
New York- The Deadline for Local Government Efficiency Grant is March 21st 2012 Local Government Citizens Reorganizations Empowerment Grant deadline is the first wednesday of each month (see the below link for further instruction) Local Government Efficency Grants and Local Government Citizens reorganization Empowerment Grants helps to reduce municipal expenses. Read more at DOS Grant Programs
New York City Developers and Builders here is a one stop shop to present your projects for review. New York City's new Construction Development Hub was created to speed up the construction approval process for for projects thruough out the city. Plans can be submitted for review eletronicaly where senior plan examiners will review the projects with representatives form various city agencies. The Hub is located at 80 Centre Street, 3rd floor, New York New York. read more at NYC Construction Hub
SaveUSA is a multi- city program that was created to help and encourage low income residents to build savings. Eligible participants receive a 50 percent match if they open a SaveUSA account when they filed their taxes and save at least $200 of their refund for a year earning them 50 cents for every $1 saved up to a maximum of $500. Read more at Saveusa New Yorkers looking for ways to start building savings are encourage to sign up. (0 comments)
Jan 2012 Stats for Brooklyn Real Estate, source: Brooklyn MLS Residential Brooklyn 1-3 fam homes for sale New Brooklyn Listings 367 Sold Listings 79 Pending Listings 147 avg sell price $537,411.39 median list price $575,000
Vacant Land New Listings 5 Pending 3
Brooklyn New York commercial property for sale New Listings 28 Sold 1 avg sell price $700,000 median list price $899,000
Multi Family Brooklyn homes, 4 +/ mixed use New Brooklyn Listings 55 Sold Listings 9 Pending Listings 16 avg sell price $ 772,666.67 median list price $899,000
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