Bixby Real Estate Recap: May 15-21

All the things you missed in the Real estate world last week in a digestIble, short list. Have a great week!


Penn Station repairs could divert Amtrak trains to Grand Central Terminal

"New York state lawmakers have proposed diverting some Amtrak trains to Grand Central Terminal for the duration of planned track closures at Penn Station this summer." Read more here...


Teen Accused of Burning Down LES Synagogue Released Without Charges

"The boy was released into his mother's custody while officials decide whether to charge him." Read more here...


2nd Ave. Subway's 83rd St. Entrance Closed Due to Broken Escalators

"The entrance, which has only been open since January, is now closed indefinitely." Read more here...


GWB Bus Station Finally Opens, 2 Years Behind Schedule

"The GWB Bus Terminal finally opened two years after deadline, but was largely unfinished, locals said." Read more here...


New looks at the High Line-style park proposed for Queens

The Trust for Public Land and Friends of the QueensWay unveiled new renderings for the first half-mile stretch of what is eventually proposed to be a three-and-a-half-mile park." Read more here...


MTA proposes Williamsburg Bridge HOV lane during L train shutdown

"The MTA and DOT pitched the plan to lawmakers during a recent meeting." Read more here...


Bed-Stuy’s mural honoring the Notorious B.I.G. will come down

"The "King of NY" mural, one of many Biggie tributes in Brooklyn, is not long for this world—the owner of the building it’s located on wants to make alterations to the structure." Read more here...