Gowanus is now one of NYC’s most expensive neighborhoods

Posted On Thu, December 22, 2016 By

Posted On Thu, December 22, 2016 By In From Our Partners, Gowanus

Gowanus doesn’t welcome bargain hunters anymore, it seems. The up-and-coming Brooklyn neighborhood, where the local canal remains a superfund site, has rocketed to spot 14 of the city’s 50 most expensive neighborhoods, according to Property Shark’s final quarterly report for 2016. At this year’s end, the median sales price of homes in Gowanus rose by 68 percent—the largest gain of any area on the list.

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