On the Market: 5Pointz To Paint Rag & Bone’s Nolita Store; Is Williamsburg Getting a Starbucks? Gowanus Whole Foods Spotlights a Changing Neighborhood

Coney Island gets its first Y, affordable housing complex attached. [Crain’s]
The Lightstone Group is building a 59-story tower in FiDi. [DNAinfo]
Nordstrom Rack ponders a store in Flushing, Queens. [WSJ]
Those who live in glass towers don’t care about their amazing views. [Crain’s]
5Pointz plans comeback on Rag & Bone’s Nolita wall. [DNAinfo]
Small brokerages hold their own in New York. [NYT]
First Dunkin Donuts, now Williamsburg is getting a Starbucks? [Eater]
Yorkville residents continue to fight and whine about hospital expansion. [Post]
Is the South Bronx ready to become hipster haven “SoBro?” [NYDN]
School bus crashes in front of LICH, victims carried miles away. [Bk Paper]
Air conditioning units aren’t just ugly, they’re dangerous. [EVGrieve]
In France, you can buy a castle for$17.7 M., in Manhattan you get a four-bedroom. [BI]
More pondering on why writers love New York City, leave it. [AC]
Whole Foods’ opening shines light on a changing Gowanus. [WSJ]
Lenders court wealthy homebuyers with enticing jumbo mortgage terms. [WSJ]

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