• Bedford 2.0? Can a street filled with small, trendy retail take off in the South Bronx?

    5 monthes ago - By The Real Deal New York

    Before Noëlle Santos struck a deal to rent 2,300 square feet along Alexander Avenue for the only independent bookstore and wine bar in the Bronx, she was already well-aware of the gentrification debate that has gripped the neighborhood for years-and of the role her business might inadvertently play in adding fuel to it. “There are many people in the Bronx that feel like this is too fancy: books, wine,” she said of her store The...
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