Last fall, we reported the upscale sandwich shop/deli Carter’s Deli at 2222 Brown St. in Fairmount was a go, despite some neighbors’ efforts to block the shop.
2222 Brown St
The deli has yet to materialize, and all we see are signs in the window for JBS Renovations Painting and Remodeling. What gives?
Sign in the window
Turns out about two months ago a realtor approached the owners and told them she could sell their place for $725K, in two months. The Sinni’s, who were approved for the deli last Fall by the ZBA, had just received a quote from a high-end restaurant designer for $88K. They planned to make some changes to the plans, like going to Manhattan to buy refrigerators from restaurants that opened and closed within two weeks, but when the realtor approached them they sat down and had a…