WILLIAMSBURG?The finger that started it all got a fresh shipment of construction stuff today, meaning it's all systems go at 144 North 8th Street. The long-delayed lawsuit veteran has a new developer, new height and new name, but it'll always be the Finger Building to us. [CurbedWire Inbox]
LONG ISLAND CITY?Is there a shortage of one-bedroom rentals on the LIC waterfront? One tipster writes, "I have been looking the last few days to rent a 1 bedroom unit in Long Island City, I visited Rockrose and Avalon and they don't have any 1 bedrooms available, is it possible that from the 3000 units in LIC there shouldn't be one 1 bed available?" Must be hammock mania! [CurbedWire Inbox]
CENTRAL VILLAGE?They say that the only way to get someone to move out of 20 Fifth Avenue is if they're on the inside of a body bag. They're wrong.
Caskets are also an option. [CurbedWire Inbox]