New Years Eve in Brooklyn.

  Many of you already have plans tonight, whether it be out chasing a good time or chilling at home.  If you haven’t figured it out yet, here are a few suggestions if you’d like to stay local. Have fun and be safe! Prospect Park Fireworks- For those who want to have a Times Square […]

A Play Performed Entirely in a Bathtub is Coming to Red Hook Soon.

  We learned about this play called “Broken Bone Bathtub”, a one-woman show created and performed by Brooklyn actress Siobhan O’Loughlin, in a Brooklyn Paper piece a few days ago and wanted to share the news that it will be coming soon to a bathroom in Red Hook, as well as a few other Brooklyn […]

New Boutique on Henry Street.

Tumbleweed General Store and Gallery is a sweet little shop tucked away between Key and Cup Cafe and Henry Public in Cobble Hill.  The address is 331 Henry Street.  They have a little bit of everything really.  Clothing for men, women and children.  Accessories, jewelry, gift items and more.  Its hasn’t been around for very […]

RC’s Coat Drive Reminder and Time Change.

Hi all!  We wanted to give you a quick reminder that our coat drive is still going an and will be until January 15th. The times on the flyer are mostly accurate with the exception of the 8:30pm end time at our Clinton Hill location on Tuesdays.  Collection will actually end at 8pm instead.  So […]

Holiday Windows at Edelweiss are Gorgeous!

Merry Christmas everyone!  One of our favorite things about the holidays is looking at window displays.  There are the big ones in Manhattan that are beautiful, of course, but there are also some hidden gems around our hood.  We leave you with some pics of our favorite, Edelweiss Floral Atelier on Court Street in Cobble […]

Spotlight on Open Source Soup Kitchen.

We are so grateful for our friends and family and this is the season we feel it the most.  We also feel this way about our community and hear things every day that make us proud to live in Brooklyn.  Though the month long event at Open Source Gallery is almost over we wanted to […]

Michaels Arts and Crafts Opening on Atlantic.

We’d heard months ago that Michael’s, a chain arts and crafts mega store, would be opening at the corner of Atlantic and Boerum in the Cobble Hill neighborhood but this is the first we’ve seen signs of it.  In this case an actual literal sign has gone up.  The opening is getting mixed responses.  Some […]

New Nail Salon and Spa on Smith Street.

We saw the telltale grand opening flags the other week at 110 Smith Street.  Santorini Nail Salon and Spa has been open there for a short time.  This spot used to house another nail salon, Iris Nails, but they vacated back in June. It’s very bright and attention grabbing.  There are definitely no shortage of […]

Meet RC’s newest agent Saira Toppin!

We’d like to introduce our newest addition to the Realty Collective family!  Saira Toppin has come to us through another RC agent, Christopher Webb, who she’s worked with in the past.  She has a lot of experience, as you can see from her bio below, and a lot of heart too!  Welcome aboard Saira! I […]

Last Weekend for the By Brooklyn Holiday Pop-Up.

We love to support local businesses and shop locally! It’s so great to have a place, like By Brooklyn, that sells many different local artisans and makers in one place.  They have been having this holiday pop-up at the New York Marriott for the last couple of weekends, Thursdays-Sundays and this is the last weekend […]