02/27/2012 09:37 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Barclays Center At Atlantic Yards: New Home Of The Brooklyn Nets Nearing Completion (VIDEO)

After years of controversy, Barclays Center at Atlantic Yards--future home of the Brooklyn Nets--is "much more than halfway complete" according to Bob Sanna, Executive VP of Forest City Ratner Companies.

Developers are looking to finish up the 18,000 seat arena in time for a September 28th Jay-Z concert and the Nets' preseason games in October.

24 months since construction on the site started, construction workers are already installing elevators and the Prospect Heights stadium is finally taking shape. Newsday visited recently to see the progress: