Anyone who truly knows Brooklyn knows that if there's one thing St. James Place is famous for, it's
Biggie used to live at 226 St. James Place between Fulton St and Gates Ave, back when the neighborhood was still considered Bedford-Stuyvesant. Today the neighbrhood is called Clinton Hill. And Biggie's old home is now immortalized as a hip-hop landmark.
Yes. The "one-room shack" in Bed-Stuy that Biggie referred to in his lyrics is up for sale for nearly three-quarters of a million dollars.
Judith Lief, the property's sales agent was asked if she was aware of the "shack's," ahem, I mean "condo's" significance in music. She answered, "You must be kidding. I am."