Last Week's Biggest Sales


First few post-September meltdown contracts and closings we've seen.

1. PROSPECT HEIGHTS $3,140,000
1 Grand Army Plaza/On Prospect Park, Unit 5F GMAP (left)
3,199-square-foot, 4-bedroom, 3-bath unit in the Richard Meier-designed condo, according to its listing. Current listings in the building are running from $885,000 for a 1,000-sf 1-bed to $3.1 million for a 4-bedroom, says StreetEasy. Entered into contract on 5/22/08; closed on 12/23/08; deed recorded on 1/02/09.

2. CLINTON HILL $1,930,000
147 St. James Place GMAP (right)
This former SRO was asking $1,950,000 when it was a House of the Day in late September. Last owners purchased the 2,688-sf, 3-family for $995,000 in January '07 and gut renovated. Entered into contract on 11/3/08; closed on 12/15/08; deed recorded on 12/29/08.

3. PARK SLOPE $1,580,000
838 President Street, Unit 1 GMAP
1,840-sf, 4-bed, 2-bath condo, according to its listing. StreetEasy says it hit the market in mid-September and went into contract within a few weeks. Entered into contract on 10/7/08; closed on 12/19/08; deed recorded on 12/29/08.

4. PROSPECT HEIGHTS $1,510,000
265 Prospect Place GMAP
5,240-sf, 4-family, according to Property Shark. Entered into contract on 9/27/08; closed on 11/28/08; deed recorded on 12/31/08.

5. MIDWOOD $1,400,500
1348 East 8th Street GMAP
2,658-sf, 2-family house, according to Property Shark. Entered into contract on 8/18/08; closed on 11/17/08; deed recorded on 12/30/08.

Photo of 147 St. James Place from StreetEasy.

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