The Barak/Blackburn Team has sold in excess of $1.5 Billion of NYC Real Estate
No other agent is better qualified to fulfill the needs of buyers, sellers, and renters looking to optimize their real estate experience and their investments than Christine. Skilled at working with both individuals and developers throughout north Brooklyn and downtown Manhattan, her knowledge, experience, and thorough hands-on services are unmatched. A multiple award winner at the top of her game, Christine began her real estate career as Rookie of the Year, then went on to be a consistent Broker of the Month and top producer in the New York City market. Teaming with Lior Barak, the Barak/Blackburn Team has been consistently ranked as the top sales team in North Brooklyn since its inception in 2006.
An experienced landlord and investor, Christine also owns and manages a number of multi-family and mixed-use properties in North Brooklyn. Her experience owning, building, and renovating properties allows her to bring a keen, discerning eye on her projects. With their best interests in mind, she carefully considers every investment her clients make as though they were her own. Her knowledge of interior design, layouts, and finishes gives her clients a distinct advantage, enabling them to find an ideal product on the market, whether it's a 70-unit development or a luxury Townhouse renovation.
Upon moving to NYC, Christine was an early pioneer in Williamsburg, residing and investing in the neighborhood since 2000. Since then, she has spent 13 years in the neighborhood, and sold more than 500 properties in WIlliamsburg and Greenpoint alone, including land sales, warehouse conversions, condos, and new developments. Branching into other markets, Christine has also sold numerous properties in the Lower East Side, East Village, Park Slope, Fort Greene, Gowanus, Carroll Gardens, Prospect Heights and the surrounding areas.
Christine currently lives with her husband Rafael and their two young children in Fort Greene, Brooklyn.
480 Degraw Street
Welcome home to 480 Degraw, spacious modern condominiums in Carroll Gardens. Thoughtfully crafted, these unique homes feature soaring double heigh ceilings and generous private outdoor spaces. Designed and developed by Build 360, a NY based architecture and design firm known for their innovative approach to design- these homes exude a unique airy quality unlike anything else on the market.
480 Degraw is a unique hybrid of indoor and outdoor living. Each home features either a private garden or sizable private terrace fully equipped with direct gas and water lines. Sweeping scenes of the sparking downtown skyline contrast with the lush foliage of Degraw street as well as beautiful views of St. Agnes church.
Inside, crafted steel features, sustainable Blonde Douglas Fir, built-in paneled appliances, and double drawer dishwashers by Fisher and Paykel adorn custom kitchens. Bathrooms feature Jason Wu matte black bath hardware, terrazzo floor tiles and full wall back painted glass and mirror accents. But this home isn’t just about it’s appearance. Behind it’s beautiful exterior, radiant floor heating, multiple zone split system heating and cooling, as well as energy efficient double-pane windows and doors deliver exceptional utility.
A collection of 13 premium residences, 480 Degraw offers your choice of townhouse, duplex, or penthouse. Each offering access to a state of the art, automated parking garage with space for up to 21 cars and 11 EV charging pads. There is also bike storage and a dog washing station.
The location is the perfect mix of historic Carroll Gardens brownstones and the fun and creativity of Gowanus. Have access to it all, and be close to both Smith and Court Streets as well as Whole Foods and the restaurants along Court Street and Union Ave.
The Bath Haus
Originally constructed in 1903 as one of 13 Public Bath Houses in New York City, this architectural jewel has now been reimagined for 21st century living. Unique and distinctive, the facade of the Bath Haus preserves architect Louis H. Voss' original vision, maintains and restores its original architectural elements, and pays homage to the spirit of the City Beautiful movement in New York of which it was born. With only 9 residences, the Bath Haus offers a rare opportunity to purchase a home with architectural provenance in the heart of Greenpoint- quickly emerging as one of the most desirable neighborhoods in all of New York City.
Designed by award-winning NYC design firm Meshberg Group- the residence interiors at the Bath Haus are elegant and minimalist. Natural Carrara and Bello marble reference the building’s history, while 7" PID European Oak flooring and oversized custom windows bring warmth and sunlight into each home. Kitchens feature a fully integrated Bosch and Leibherr appliance package with matte white and brushed metal finish cabinetry, and each residence comes with a Bosch Washer and Dryer. There is a common roof deck, available storage, and a common recreational room for resident's use. Closings anticipated early 2021.
111 Montgomery Street
The first full service condominium in Crown Heights. 111 Montgomery stands at the nexus of two legendary destinations, Prospect Park and the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, offering a relaxed lifestyle amidst robust cultural activities, where art meets a new world of discovery.
The complete offering terms are available in an offering plan from sponsor. File No. CD18-0265. Sponsor: 109 Montgomery Owner LLC, 2329 Nostrand Avenue - 3rd Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11210. Equal Housing Opportunity.
Plans and dimensions may contain variations from floor to floor. Square Footage exceeds the usable floor area. The unit layout, square footage, and dimensions are approximate and subject to normal construction variances and tolerances. Sponsor reserves the right to make changes in accordance with the Offering Plan.
The artist’s representations of interior decorations, finishes, appliances, and furnishings are provided for illustrative purposes only and do not constitute a representation of any aspect of the final product.