The Downtown plan

December, 2016

Inn-undated! New Hilton signals saturation point for Downtown’s hotel boom, expert says

Downtown plan: Almost 1,000 new hotel rooms have opened Downtown over the past two years. Comments (7)

Space dismissed! Developer buys Brooklyn Law’s Fulton Mall office, may raze for high rise

Changing Brooklyn: They’re taking the Law into their own lands! Comments (3)

September, 2016

Sources: Developer planning massive mystery tower in Boerum Hill

Changing Brooklyn: The developer behind some of Brooklyn’s most expensive condo buildings is moving into Boerum Hill. Comment

August, 2016

A tale of two City Points! Union: ‘Affordable’ tower workers paid less than market-rate building employees

Downtown plan: You’ve heard of poor doors — now meet the poor doormen. Comments (1)

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July, 2016

Downtown Partnership: Trade taller buildings for artists’ studios

Changing Brooklyn: It’s the new Downtown Brooklyn Plan! Comment

June, 2016

What’s in it for us? Downtowners reject high-rise because it doesn’t have school or subway entrance

Changing Brooklyn: Community Board 2 doesn’t want to dog runs and rooftop pools in luxury buildings — it wants desks and staircases. Comments (13)

May, 2016

Developer reopens DeKalb subway entrance — in its shopping center

Downtown plan: Step right up, step right up, right this way! Comments (7)

The air up there: Luxury Downtown high-rise sports rooftop basketball court

Downtown plan: City Tower brings its A-game to the Downtown apartment building luxury amenity wars. Comments (1)

April, 2016

Schoolhouse rocked! City may raze Board of Ed building for new development

Changing Brooklyn: On the upside: Downtown could get a new school. Comments (17)

March, 2016

Stop and stair! Luxury development builds its own subway entrance

Downtown plan: They really know how to make an entrance! Comments (12)

February, 2016

Developers want to crack open Dime Savings Bank to make way for borough’s tallest building

Changing Brooklyn: They want to break the bank! Comments (11)

Java developer! Coffee joint in D’town apartment building named for real-estate giant

Breaking Chews: It is Downtown’s first artisanal coffeehouse — and possibly the world’s first high-end java joint named after a luxury housing developer. Comments (6)

January, 2016

EXCLUSIVE: Final City Point tower will be bright white — could come with custom squeegee

Downtown plan: Finally — a cleaning product designed specifically for ivory towers! Comments (4)

Supertall Downtown skyscraper details revealed!

Downtown plan: Call it a tall order. Comments (16)

December, 2015

Final City Point building will rise 57 stories

Changing Brooklyn: Plus: How many people applied for City Point’s 200 below-market housing units? So many. Comments (13)