Dumbo Welcomes First Residents of 220 Water Street

Dumbo Welcomes First Residents of 220 Water Street

220 Water St is a 5 story, 134 unit loft conversion building that features a large 30 foot high central lobby with skylights, a coffee bar, lounge area and a “water feature”. The building has studio, one- and two-bedroom residences, many with home offices and large skylights, priced from $3,150 to $6,150 per month. There are 18 floorplans, all with...

Former DUMBO Shoe Factory Welcomes First Residents

DUMBO — The first residents are moving into 220 Water St. a new luxury, loft-style rental building in DUMBO, its developer, GDC Properties, reports.

The five-story former Hanan & Son shoe factory has been converted as an adaptive reuse project by GDC and architectural firm Perkins Eastman into a 134-unit luxury rental development.

It is the Westchester-based GDC’s first development in Brooklyn...

Dumbo Looks to Add Rooom in Vinegar Hill

Until recently Dumbo, true to its name, has been concentrated in the area down under the Manhattan Bridge. But with apartments in the trendy neighborhood increasingly scarce, development is creeping past the bridge into Vinegar Hill.

Three large new residential projects have sprouted on Water Street east of the bridge, where the cobblestoned streets are coated in grime and many former...