NY to see boost from Georgia wins, Dumbo leads in priciest sales, & more

By Emily Myers | January 7, 2021 - 10:30AM 

Governor Andrew Cuomo says New York transportation projects will benefit from Democrats taking control of the Senate (amNewYork)

A new City Council effort is trying to prevent city-owned land being transferred to for-profit developers and instead redirect it for affordable housing (The Real Deal)

Dismissing opposition from local businesses, a judge rules a new busway in Flushing can move forward (Gothamist)

Dumbo was the priciest neighborhood in Brooklyn in 2020, according to a new report (Bklyner)

Red Hook will get another warehouse—the latest replaces an historic grain storehouse on Smith Street (Brownstoner via The Real Deal)

Moody kitchens, multifunctional furniture and other design trends for 2021 (Martha Stewart)

Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a senior writer, podcast host, and producer at Brick Underground. She studied journalism at the University of the Arts, London, and graduated with a MA Honors degree in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh. As host of the Brick Underground podcast she has earned three awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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