real estate

Gentrification Spurs Black-And-White Cookie Company's Move

Israel Beigel Baking Company says production will continue without pause in Canarsie after sale of Clinton Hill facility.

11/06/2014
Staff Writer

Fans of Beigel's black-and-white cookies can breathe a sigh of relief. The century-old kosher goods company will still supply New York City with its trademark treat, despite the sale of the company’s baking facility, reported earlier this week.

Beigel calls the iconic black-and-white their 'trademark' cookie. via beigelsbakery.com

Booming Housing Market in Israel Stokes Fears of Bubble

02/23/2011
JTA

TEL AVIV (JTA) -- Soon after Leora’s second child was born and she and her husband began looking for a larger home, Israel's new real estate reality smacked them in the face.

Though the couple had bought a two-bedroom apartment in Tel Aviv six years earlier that had appreciated to $650,000, more than triple what they paid, they still found themselves priced out of the local market. One apartment in a basement underneath a parking lot was listed at $468,000.

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