News Brooklyn new developments surge during the first quarter of this year: Report The Fulton Street Mall in Downtown Brooklyn. Photo Credit: Anthony Lanzilote By IVAN PEREIRA email@example.com @IvanPer4 Updated April 16, 2015 8:56 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email New developments in Brooklyn sold big in the first few months this year, according to a real estate report released Friday. MNS said new development sales in the borough are up 94.6% between the last quarter of 2014 and the first quarter of this year. The report said the surge centered in Clinton Hill with a large number of townhome sales at 260 Greene St. Another building, 388 Bridge St. in Downtown Brooklyn, also saw a lot of sales during that period, according to MNS. Brooklyn Heights was the neighborhood that saw the biggest financial drop early this year. Median price per square foot decreased 15.5% from $1,349 in the last quarter of 2014 to $1,140 in the first quarter of 2015, according to the report. By IVAN PEREIRA firstname.lastname@example.org @IvanPer4 Ivan has been a staff reporter with amNewYork since May 2012 and covers breaking news, politics and enterprise stories. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.