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73 Pineapple Brick-a-Riffic

Well, here it is – the all bricked up 73 Pineapple Street. It’s come a long way since Karl Junkersfeld filed a video report about its early stage progress. Wonder what the apartments will eventually look like.

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73 Pineapple All Bricked Up

The latest edition to Brooklyn Heights, 73 Pineapple Street, is now just about all bricked up, a long way from our photo in September. What do you think?

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73 Pineapple Street in Brooklyn Heights Gets Some Bricks

73 Pineapple Street, a rare piece of new construction in Brooklyn Heights, added some bricks to its facade this week.   Its original design was shot down by the Landmarks Preservation Commission, but a new  plan was later approved and embraced by neighborhood preservationists. What do you think of the brick?

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Mr. Junkersfeld on Pineapple Street

BHB contributor Karl Junkersfeld delivers another report, this time on the progress at 73 Pineapple.  The formerly vacant lot has made much progress in the last year, rising more than halfway towards the five-story residential property it will become. Information is still slim on the proposed lounge next door, on the ground floor of 71 […]

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Eagle: 73 Pineapple Will Be Good Neighbor

The Brooklyn Eagle reports that proposed building at 73 Pineapple will be a “good neighbor” according to architect of  Sherida Paulsen of Pasanella + Klein Stolzman + Berg (PKSB) Architects, also the firm behind the revamped 20 Henry Street:

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LPC Approves 73 Pineapple

According to the ubiquitous Brownstoner, The Landmarks Preservation Commission unanimously approved the latest 73 Pineapple Street design: Evidently none of the commissioners shared our concern about the alignment of the facade and the size of the bulkhead because they voted 9-0 to approve the new designs last week. For what it's worth, I find that […]

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73 Pineapple Presents Again at LPC

Brownstoner reports today on the latest in the 73 Pineapple/LPC saga: Brownstoner: When the developers brought their initial proposal for the empty lot at 73 Pineapple Street in Brooklyn Heights in front of the Landmarks Preservation Commission last August, they were sent back to the drawing board. LPC Chair Robert Tierney urged the architects to […]

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Sidewalk Breached at 75 PinappHole

McBrooklyn reports today that: According to a building resident, trucks parking on the sidewalk in front of 75 Pineapple Street in Brooklyn Heights (near Henry Street) caused the sidewalk to collapse. (Photo: McBrooklyn)   Renovations (and we use the term loosely right now) are going on at 71 and 75 Pineapple and residents of those […]

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LPC to 73 Pineapple: This Sucks!

Ok, maybe they didn't say that exactly but the LPC did urge Rush Brook Partners to overhaul their proposal for a building on the vacant lot at 73 Pineapple: Brownstoner: The Landmarks Preservation Commission isn’t going to give Rush Brook Partners a free pass to construct a controversial new building at 73 Pineapple Street in […]

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LPC to Review 73 Pineapple Tuesday

As previously reported, the plans for construction at 73 Pineapple will be reviewed by the Landmark Preservation Commission tomorrow after being laid over from the last two meetings. Brownstoner has dedicated some shoe leather to the story:

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