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Stylish plans for sleepy, industrial Red Hook

Ambitious scheme for 12-acre, 1.2 million-square-foot mixed-use project called Red Hook Innovation District would include offices, shops, performance spaces, promenade
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 05:50
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Estate Four, a Los Angeles firm known for devising stylish new uses for faded industrial properties, plans to phase in the Red Hook project over five years, at a cost of US$400 million.

New York

UNTIL recently, the development march of office and apartment towers that displaced warehouses and refineries along the Brooklyn waterfront largely spared Red Hook.

Even the addition in recent years of a Fairway market and an Ikea store that attracted shoppers didn't