Neighborhood Guide to North Brooklyn’s Iconic Hipster ‘Hoods

Brooklyn, Neighborhoods, NYC Life, Uncategorized, Williamsburg No Comments
The North Brooklyn neighborhoods of Williamsburg, Greenpoint, and Bushwick have a similar vibe and lifestyle. A long standing Hassidic and Dominican neighborhood, Williamsburg’s transformation to arts enclave come hipster HQ began in the late 1980’s/early 1990’s. When artists were priced out of Manhattan’s downtown villages, they sought new digs, preferably[...]
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Neighborhood Guide to Bay Ridge and Dyker Heights

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When New Yorkers venture out of Manhattan and into residential Brooklyn, they typically stop heading south at Park Slope. Long time Bay Ridge residents rejoice, because they like the keep the neighborhood to themselves. Influxes of transplanted north Brooklynites and Manhattanites could mean increases in rent, property taxes, and crowds,[...]
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