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Staten Island Week

Visiting Staten Island's thriving immigrant communities

The borough’s immigrant population has shifted over the course of time.

6 Staten Island houses you can get for less than $500K

Hallmarks of these Staten Island properties include fenced yards, large patios, and updated kitchen. From Huguenot to New Brighton, here’s what $500,000 buys in the borough.

Mediterranean villa in the heart of Staten Island wants $1.3M

The historic two-family home features stained glass windows, parquet floors, and coffered ceilings.

Open thread: What do you love about Staten Island?

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Freshkills Park: from putrid landfill to verdant green space

Staten Island’s biggest dump is on its way to becoming one of NYC’s biggest parks

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Staten Island’s most expensive homes for sale

Curiosity compelled us to see what’s at the upper echelon of Staten Island’s real estate, so here are the borough’s 10 priciest homes currently on the market.

Exploring Staten Island's Alice Austen House, home to a pioneering female photographer

Amid a development boom on Staten Island, this 17th-century homestead—once home to photographer Alice Austen—remain.

How much for a waterfront Staten Island condo with skyline views?

Pricespotter is Curbed's pricing guessing game, and this week, we’re looking at a waterfront Staten Island 2BR with epic views. Can you guess the asking price?

On Staten Island, a firehouse becomes a family's dream home

The Abbate family lives in a home that’s like few others: a decommissioned fire station built shortly after the turn of the 20th century.

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Staten Island's coolest architectural gems, mapped

From Art Deco apartments to a Frank Lloyd Wright original, these are the borough’s most fascinating buildings.

Bayonne Bridge revamp will wrap up six months early

Plans to make the Bayonne Bridge friendlier to massive container ships that pass underneath will happen sooner than anticipated.

Staten Island neighborhoods damaged by Hurricane Sandy may be rezoned

The Department of City Planning has approved a proposal to create a "Special Coastal Risk District" to protect parts of the borough at the greatest risk of flooding.

An abridged history of Staten Island

To understand where things are at on the island now, it helps to know its past—thus, this brief history of Staten Island, from the first Dutch settlers to a new breed of 21st-century residents.

1880s Staten Island townhouse with original speakeasy wooden bar wants $550K

The house is located right between the Clifton and Stapleton stations on the Staten Island Railway, so it wouldn’t be the longest schlepp to Manhattan either.

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These 14 Staten Island projects will transform the borough

From tourist attractions to huge residential projects, these developments—not all of which are located within the booming North Shore—will shape the borough’s future.

Alamo Drafthouse will open a second NYC location on Staten Island

Along with supermarket chain, ShopRite, the dine-in cinema will open in a new mall in Staten Island’s New Dorp neighborhood.

What $1,650/month rents in Staten Island

See what you can get between $1,500 and $1,700 in various Staten Island neighborhoods.

Here's how much it costs to live in 31 Staten Island neighborhoods

These are the most expensive and affordable neighborhoods, based on their price per square foot—and they’re all way less than Manhattan.

How a Frank Lloyd Wright prefab made its way to Staten Island

One of the architect’s prefabricated homes, a collaboration with Marshall Erdman, was built on Staten Island in 1959. This is the story of how it got there.

The state of Staten Island real estate

Thanks to an influx of rentals and low inventory, Staten Island real estate is booming—but don’t expect it to become the next Manhattan or Brooklyn anytime soon.

Welcome to Curbed’s first-ever Staten Island week, starting now!

It’s a whole week of celebrating Staten Island: expect deep dives on the borough’s real estate, architecture, neighborhoods, and more.