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Best of Brooklyn: 5 Great Modern Homes Part Two

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Holding the title of New York's most populated borough and second highest ranking city in the United States, Brooklyn has made quite a name for itself. Here, we highlight five more great spaces from the 71 square miled city. Click here to preview our previous installment!
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  Creative TypesWhen graphic designers Jeanette and Mike Abbink left behind their loft in San Francisco, they didn’t know where they would land in the Big Apple. One renovation and one Welsh terrier later, they’re back on track in Brooklyn.Photo by: Dean Kaufman  Photo by: Dean Kaufman

    Creative Types

    When graphic designers Jeanette and Mike Abbink left behind their loft in San Francisco, they didn’t know where they would land in the Big Apple. One renovation and one Welsh terrier later, they’re back on track in Brooklyn.

    Photo by: Dean Kaufman

    Photo by: Dean Kaufman

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  Hive MindedA large OSB structure with skylights, a bathroom, enclosed baby’s room, and master sleeping alcove dominates Ryan and Showalter’s Brooklyn loft.Photo by: Jesse Chehak  Photo by: Jesse Chehak

    Hive Minded

    A large OSB structure with skylights, a bathroom, enclosed baby’s room, and master sleeping alcove dominates Ryan and Showalter’s Brooklyn loft.

    Photo by: Jesse Chehak

    Photo by: Jesse Chehak

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  Brooklyn RenaissanceThanks to a group of young Brooklyn architects, an immigrant neighborhood untouched by gentrification gets low-income housing with high ideals.

    Brooklyn Renaissance

    Thanks to a group of young Brooklyn architects, an immigrant neighborhood untouched by gentrification gets low-income housing with high ideals.

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  A House Grows in BrooklynWhile most people living in the Fort Greene neighborhood of Brooklyn didn’t see much to love about an abandoned, weedy lot squeezed between two old town houses, one couple couldn’t help but see it as an opportunity to finally build their own home.Photo by: Dean Kaufman  Photo by: Dean Kaufman

    A House Grows in Brooklyn

    While most people living in the Fort Greene neighborhood of Brooklyn didn’t see much to love about an abandoned, weedy lot squeezed between two old town houses, one couple couldn’t help but see it as an opportunity to finally build their own home.

    Photo by: Dean Kaufman

    Photo by: Dean Kaufman

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  In the LoopEco-mindedness is a matter-of-fact part of everyday life for this couple and the designer, Garrick Jones. “Sustainability comes from flexibility and planning for the long term,” Garrick says. “This is not a glammed-up loft.” Photo by: Kevin Cooley  Photo by: Kevin Cooley

    In the Loop

    Eco-mindedness is a matter-of-fact part of everyday life for this couple and the designer, Garrick Jones. “Sustainability comes from flexibility and planning for the long term,” Garrick says. “This is not a glammed-up loft.” 

    Photo by: Kevin Cooley

    Photo by: Kevin Cooley

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