by Thomas Breen | Nov 15, 2018 2:17 pm | Comments (1)
Four years of legal disputes over the proposed development of the old Comcast service center on Chapel Street are just about over, paving the way for a busy Norwalk-based developer to convert the property into 200 luxury apartments.
Continue reading ‘Good News For Spinnaker At Comcast Building, Audubon’
by Thomas Breen | Nov 14, 2018 7:42 am | Comments (4)
A local mega-landlord increased its City Point footprint with the recent acquisition of an apartment complex and an adjacent two-family home on Hallock Avenue.
Continue reading ‘Latest Sales: Mandy Expands In City Point’
by Staff | Nov 12, 2018 12:32 pm | Comments (3)
The city’s Columbus Day Parade ended in the black this year, and paid the city back for the thousands of dollars worth of police overtime that it incurred.
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by Thomas Breen | Nov 9, 2018 1:00 pm | Comments (25)
“What’s going to happen to the neighborhood?” Ralph Marcarelli asked. “What’s going to happen to the church?”
Continue reading ‘Neighbors Blast Church Conversion Plan’
by Thomas Breen | Nov 9, 2018 7:15 am | Comments (1)
An East Rock home recently sold for over $1 million — still a rare feat for New Haven residences, even in the East Rock neighborhood’s pricey housing market.
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by Thomas Breen | Nov 7, 2018 3:00 pm | Comments (4)
When New Haveners like Ann Robinson produced a 20,000-plus victory margin Tuesday to elect Connecticut’s next governor, they weren’t thinking as much about Ned Lamont. They were thinking about Donald Trump.
And in Robinson’s case, about Greenville, N.C.
Continue reading ‘On Election Day, History Called’
by Thomas Breen | Oct 31, 2018 3:20 pm | Comments (21)
New owners of a former clock factory on the industrial “Mill River” side of Wooster Square have moved to evict a nearly two-decade-old strip club as they prepare to convert the complex into 130 low-income housing units and artist lofts.
Continue reading ‘As Lofts Loom, Strip Club Gets The Boot’
by Thomas Breen | Oct 31, 2018 11:56 am | Comments (6)
A faith-based nonprofit developer sold a rehabbed Orchard Street home to a low-income buyer, marking its fifth gut rehab and affordable housing conversion completed on a single block between Charles Street and Henry Street.
Continue reading ‘Latest Deals: Beulah’s 5th Rehab On Block’
by Allan Appel | Oct 24, 2018 11:08 am | Comments (12)
A grocery, a deli, florist, a coffee shop, or an all-purpose hardware store so you wouldn’t have to drive five miles to pick up a nut, bolt, or screw.
An ethnic restaurant with tables on the sidewalk, to be welcoming. Something that says “neighborhood.”
And how about lowering traffic speeds, less loitering, and attracting foot traffic beyond clients of social service agencies?
Continue reading ‘Grand Avenue Dreams’
by Thomas Breen | Oct 22, 2018 2:45 pm
A local developer who has made a name building apartments for middle-income renters is shedding smaller properties to invest in larger-unit ventures Downtown and in Fair Haven Heights, as reflected in some of the latest recorded land sales in town.
Continue reading ‘Latest Sales: NHR Sheds Small To Focus Big’