Historic City College Building Sits Empty With No Signs Of Life In Harlem

NY Post reports that a historic City College building once slated to house a center dedicated to a US congressman and then a secretary of state is an empty shell with no sign of life. Continue Reading →

Ones Own Aesthetic And More Discussed At The Decoration & Design Building Spring Market 2018

Design and the arts have been a great part of Harlem oeuvre, on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, the Decoration & Design Building Spring Market 2018 on 3rd Ave (Between 58th & 59th Streets) in New York City explored the theme Al Fresco; Inside Out with the top editorial voices, leading industry trade organizations and dozens of design influencers plus thousands of attendees. Continue Reading →

Marion A. Daniels & Sons Funeral Home Harlem NY 1900 – 1940

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The Marion A. Daniels and Sons Funeral Home, with three contiguous townhouses was located at 164 West 136th Street in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Head To Carver Bank, Prince’s Island Mansion Is Going On The Auction Block

Similar to other celebrities Taylor Swift, Ellen DeGeneres, Meg Ryan and Diane Keaton, the late rocker Prince was a bit of a real estate collector buying and selling homes from California to Europe. Continue Reading →

Six-Story Building Coming To Washington Heights

New York Yimby reports that on a vacant lot just South of Columbia Presbyterian Hospital and Yeshiva University, 465 West 163rd Street will soon rise six stories, in Washington Heights, in Upper Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Historic West Harlem Firehouse Theater Is For Sale

6sqft reports that the Beaux Arts firehouse that has been the home of the Faison Firehouse Theater since 1999 (with a celebrated “official” inaugural opening in 2007 that included a presentation by Maya Angelou) is for sale. Continue Reading →

Steven A. Kirschenbaum Of Madison Advisory Group Advises On The Sell-out Of 6 Harlem Condos

Steven A. Kirschenbaum, of Madison Advisory Group LLC, advised an investment group on the acquisition, development and sellout of 6 condominium units in 2 combined brownstones in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Claremont Theatre And Restaurant In Edison Film Harlem, NY (video)

4373796435_5bfc562734_zThe photograph above shows the entrance to the Claremont Theatre on the southeast corner of 135th Street at 3320-3338 Broadway where Thomas Edison is showing Gertrude McCoy and Bigelow Cooper in On the stroke of twelve in Manhattanville, Harlem, in New York. Continue Reading →

NYCHA State Of Emergency From Harlem To Hollis Could Cost City Hundreds Of Millions

Curbed NY reports that Earlier this month, Governor Andrew Cuomo officially declared a state of emergency on the New York City Housing Authority, calling for the appointment of an independent monitor who will oversee expedited repairs at public housing facilities. Continue Reading →

Lender On Distressed Harlem Site Is Already Cashing Out After Auction Win

The Real Deal reports that shortly after buying a distressed Harlem development site at an auction late last year, RWN Real Estate Partners is selling it to Happy Living Development, one of the competing bidders. Continue Reading →

Cremated Remains Halt Harlem Building Demolition Of Historic Marion A. Daniels And Sons Funeral Home

The demolition of Marion A. Daniels and Sons Funeral Home a Harlem building has been put on hold following the discovery of cremated human remains in the basement, a Department of Buildings spokeswoman said Tuesday. Continue Reading →

Central Harlem Historic District Gains Momentum

NY Curbed reports that a proposal to create a new historic district in Central Harlem is gaining steam; the City’s Landmarks Preservation Commission fielded public testimony on the proposed district at a meeting on Tuesday, and there was unanimous support for designation. Continue Reading →

Meridian Investment Sales Sell Building In Harlem

New York Real Estate Journal reports that Meridian Investment Sales, the commercial property sales division of Meridian Capital Group, sold the 29-unit elevator building located in the East Harlem neighborhood for $14.25 million. Continue Reading →

Rendering Revealed For 32-Story Condo Building At Morningside Heights In Harlem

NY Yimby reports that a new high-rises aren’t a frequent occurrence in Upper Manhattan, but one such project currently rising at 543 West 122nd Street, in Morningside Heights, now has its first renderings. Continue Reading →