January 14, 2017 Aranxza Lopez

‘Gridlock’ Sam Schwartz has been working alongside Mayor de Blasio to build the Brooklyn-Queens Connect Trolley without revealing that his firm is registered as a paid lobbyist on the project, revealed the New York Post. Papers submitted to the city clerk show that Sam Schwartz Engineering earned $10,000 from meetings…

January 12, 2017 Aranxza Lopez

Who loves Bed-Stuy more; well-experienced homebuyers or nerdy preservationists? The prices paid for properties in the historic neighborhood suggest the answer is BOTH. Ban Loew, an agent at Halstead, told the Brooklyn Eagle, townhouses on Bed-Stuy’s “great blocks” are selling for around 10 percent more than their asking prices. Around…