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NY Post: Spencer Dinwiddie said to "buy"--actually, be "in contract" for--Brooklyn Point penthouse

From the StreetEasy listing
Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie buys highest penthouse in Brooklyn, the New York Post reported 9/4/19. The lead was not as definitive, since "in contract" does not mean a completed deal:
It’s a slam dunk for Brooklyn Nets point guard Spencer Dinwiddie, who is in contract to buy a penthouse at Brooklyn Point, Gimme Shelter has learned.
Keep in mind that celebrities don't necessarily like the public knowing where they live, so who knows if the deal goes through.

And, as NetsDaily notes, there's a history of real-estate hype for deals like this, which plug the building but don't actually happen.

A stand-out building

For a short while, this will be Brooklyn’s tallest tower, at 720 feet, but will be eclipsed by the "supertall" 9 DeKalb, at 1,066 feet.

If Dinwiddie does pay at or near the $3,928,545 asking price for the 3BR, 3BA, 1,455-square-foot apartment, he can afford it, having recently signed a three-year contract paying $34,362,144 over that span.

From the StreetEasy listing
Close to the office

And, of course, he'd be within walking distance or a short ride to the Barclays Center, and a short subway ride or drive to the Nets' practice facility in Industry City.

As a young, single black man, he'd also reframe the purported customer for the unit, which, as shown in the image above from the StreetEasy listing, could be a white family with young kids. Other images, right, do indicate the possibility of people of color.

For the umpteenth time, we're not in Dodgerland any more, where more modestly paid players lived in residential neighborhoods like Bay Ridge and East Flatbush, and took the trolley to the "office."

From the StreetEasy listing
About the unit

According to StreetEasy, the Penthouse unit is not currently listed; nor are any documents for it in the city's ACRIS database, which could confirm a sale.

The listing offers numerous high-end features:
A European walnut entry door and white oak foyer welcome you to this luxurious corner residence featuring three bedrooms and three baths. Designed by KPF Architects, this home features white oak floors and oversized windows offering Manhattan skyline and Fort Greene park views, a split floor plan and a sun-filled north east exposure. The custom eat-in kitchen designed by Katherine Newman features cerused oak cabinetry, white quartz slab countertops, backsplash, wine fridge and a top of the line appliance package by Miele including 5- burner gas range, 36 French door refrigerator, speed oven and whole bean coffee machine. Oro Puro quartz flooring and walls with light marble mosaic wall features with a custom Bianco Carrara marble and cerused oak vanity offer spa-like tranquility in the four-fixture radiant-heated master bathroom. Recessed medicine cabinets with Starphire glass, double sinks and glass-enclosed shower with custom Waterworks fixtures complete this serene retreat. The three-fixture secondary bath features Bianco Papiro quartz tile with dark marble mosaic feature walls, custom gray oak vanity with quartz countertop and Waterworks Classic tub/shower combination with custom Waterworks fixtures. The tertiary bath features Daiquiri Ice quartz tile with Starphire glass feature walls, custom gray oak vanity with marble countertop and glass-enclosed shower with custom Waterworks fixtures. Additional features include: Miele washer/dryer, year-round zoned temperature control via central heating and cooling system. Amenities include a 24- hour attended lobby, a fitness center, basketball and squash court, 65 indoor salt water swimming pool, a residents' lounge, a screening room, rooftop infinity pool, a playroom and bicycle storage. 25-year tax abatement.

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