(Photo: Daniel Maurer)

(Photo: Daniel Maurer)

Developer Brookfield Property Partners received a $75 million loan from a Chinese bank to construct two Greenpoint Landing rental buildings. [The Real Deal] Landlord Aby Rosen submitted paperwork to convert the former women’s shelter at 348 Lafayette Street/11 Bond Street into a luxury residence. [Bowery Boogie] The mixed-use building at 85 Pitt Street on the Lower East Side is on the market for $15 million. [Bowery Boogie]
At Space Ninety 8, the Urban Outfitters in Williamsburg, chef Ilan Hall subbed out The Gorbals for a new Middle Eastern eatery called Esh. [New York Times] Scott Lynch is not a fan of Portland import Bunk Sandwiches in Williamsburg. [Gothamist] A deli called Stuyvesant Organic recently replaced Kennedy Fried Chicken on E. 14th Street. [EV Grieve] Both Food52‘s holiday market in Union Square and Fab‘s holiday pop-in on Orchard Street open for business today. [The Skint]