Heroic Williamsburg Condo Owners Reminisce on "Wild West" Days of 2011

Hamilton Nolan · 09/11/13 12:07PM

Williamsburg, Brooklyn is one of the most famously gentrified neighborhoods in the country, having completed its transition from industrial wasteland/ ethnic enclave to "place where financiers live in glass towers and joke about the 'hipsters' who can no longer afford to live there." But a few years ago, well— Williamsburg was wild, back then.