Month: August 2018

BisNow’s: This Week’s N.Y. Deal Sheet

Top Sale: Barone Management paid $37.5M to the Sisters of Mercy for the former Angel Guardian Home in Brooklyn's Dyker Heights neighborhood, the company announced last week. Barone plans to turn the site at 6301 12th Ave. into 150 market-rate condos, affordable rentals and a school. Construction is expected to start next year. Read more at:

Barone Management Purchases Mixed-Use Development Site in Brooklyn for $37.5M

NEW YORK CITY — Barone Management has purchased the former Angel Guardian Home in the Dyker Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn for $37.5 million. The seller was undisclosed. The New York-based development company plans to redevelop the site into a 300,000-square-foot mixed-use project. Sixty percent of the property will be devoted to approximately 150 market-rate condos, with an additional 15 percent reserved for affordable housing. The remaining 25 percent will be split between seniors housing and an educational use. Construction is expected to begin in 2019.

Dyker Heights Site Will Yield Market-Rate and Senior Housing

Barone Management has closed on its $37.5-million purchase of the former Angel Guardian Home in Brooklyn’s Dyker Heights neighborhood from the Sisters of Mercy. The proposed development site is the largest to become available in the Brooklyn neighborhood in over 40 years. Plans call for over 300,000 square feet of mixed use development. The complex will include a mix of market-rate condominiums, affordable rentals, senior housing and school facilities. “We’ve been working closely with local elected officials and community leaders for months in order to craft a plan suited to meet the s...

Scott Barone

How ballsy Scott Barone is gonna keep on tickin in NYC

After nine years of steady, if unexciting work as a general contractor, Scott Barone’s big break was supposed to come in 2008 when his firm landed a ground-up residential project in Tribeca. But that job never got on its feet. Months after Ponte Equities filed permits for the 11-story condo as 231 Hudson Street, Lehman Brothers went belly up and the bottoms fell out of the banking industry, real estate market and economy, at large. “I’d just gotten married, my wife was pregnant at the time, we were in the middle of building a white whale of a house and I had a warehouse in Queens t...

Former Angel Guardian Home complex in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn/ Image provided by Barone Management

Barone Acquires $37.5 Million Former Angel Guardian Home

The developer purchased the 140,000 square-foot former orphanage property with plans to build market-rate, affordable and senior housing and educational facilities. NEW YORK CITY—Barone Management, a development, construction and investment company based in New York City, purchased the former Angel Guardian Home for Little Children from the Sisters of Mercy for $37.5 million. The roughly three-and-a-half acre lot is bound by 63rd and 64th streets and 12th and 13th avenues, in the southwest Brooklyn neighborhood Dyker Heights, which is located between Bay Ridge and Bensonhurt. Scott Baron...

Barone closes on $37M Dyker Heights buy

Developer plans 300K sf mixed-use project Scott Barone’s Barone Management closed on the $37.5 million acquisition of the former Angel Guardian home in Dyker Heights from the Sisters of Mercy, the company said Thursday. Barone plans to build a 300,000-square-foot mixed-use project at 6301 12th Avenue including 150 market-rate condos along with affordable rental units, senior housing and a school. Construction is set to start in 2019. According to Barone, the sale includes a deed restriction requiring 15 percent of residential units to be affordable. 60,000 square feet will be set as...