100 Homes in Brooklyn
The painting portion of the backyard makeover at 1812 St Johns nears completion
Britt claims it was her first time using spay paint, but her results suggest otherwise...
The space behind the residences at 1812 St. Johns needed a makeover
Candace George and her five children moved into a Habitat-NYC home in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. From Candace's tireless dedication to HFH-NYC earned her the honor of being the first family partner to become a member of the Board of Directors. BECOME A HOMEOWNER!
Pitkin Avenue Street Scene Joe Ellis and his partner Jerome live in the community and can be found on Pitkin Avenue every day selling fresh watermelons, mangos and more. “The community is developing and coming together,” Joe says. We welcome you...BECOME A HOMEOWNER!
Bertram L. Baker Way A block of Jefferson Avenue (between Tompkins and Throop) was recently named Bertram L. Baker Way in honor of Brooklyn’s first black elected official. Baker was a member of the Assembly, representing Bed-Stuy. Be proud to live in Brooklyn...BECOME A HOMEOWNER!
If you’re in Ocean Hill-Brownsville on a scorching day look for Edwin, who sells shaved ices from his street cart. Edwin is a second-generation ices man — he’s following in his father’s footsteps — and is a gourmet at shaving a block of ice and transforming it into a cooling summer treat. Try his favorite: tamarind and pineapple, with a splash of condensed milk! Become part of the neighborhood...BECOME A HOMEOWNER!