The Rap Map

Notorious B.I.G.'s Townhouse

From “Long Kiss Goodnight” by The Notorious B.I.G.

Lyrics

Move from BK to New Jeruz -- thinkin 'bout
All the planes we flew, bitches, we ran through

About

In November 1995, Biggie moved from Brooklyn to a three-story townhouse in Teaneck, NJ in a gated community called the Courts at Glenpointe, which he purchased for $310,000. If moving to a gated community in New Jersey sounds more like the life plan of a middle-aged accountant than a young gangsta rapper, keep in mind that Diddy, Lil Kim and Def Jam founder Russell Simmons all live in upscale New Jersey communities