de Blasio Administration Sues Firm Running $20M Illegal Rental Operation In East Harlem

WE DON’T SELL, WE TELL HARLEM STORIES! The Mayor’s Office of Special Enforcement is bringing a lawsuit against Manhattan real estate brokerage firm, Metropolitan Property Group (MPG).

12 Ways To Make Money In Real Estate From Harlem To Hollis

WE DON’T SELL, WE TELL HARLEM STORIES! Crains New York reports that office rents are down and retail remains rocky, but there are still plenty of ways to make a Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Announces Winners Of 36th Annual Awards For Excellence In Design From Harlem To Hollis

WE DON’T SELL, WE TELL HARLEM STORIES! Mayor Bill de Blasio, Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen, Public Design Commission President Signe Nielsen, and Executive Director of the Commission Justin Garrett Moore, Continue Reading →

L+M Picks Up Hamilton Heights Complex

WE DON’T SELL, WE TELL HARLEM STORIES! L+M Development Partners dished out $43 million for Dunwell Apartments, a 183-unit Section 8 apartment complex in Hamilton Heights in Harlem, the developer Continue Reading →

Nonprofit Files Suit To Stop L+M From Buying East Harlem building

WE DON’T SELL, WE TELL HARLEM STORIES! East Harlem Housing nonprofit Nuevo El Barrio is suing in an effort to stop L+M Development Partners from buying a 135-unit rental building Continue Reading →

From Harlem To Hollis, NYPD To Wake Napping Riders

WE DON’T SELL, WE TELL HARLEM STORIES! On late-night and early-morning subway rides, it’s common to see passengers dozing off (or passing out) on the way home. But New York Continue Reading →

Harlem History

The original settlers of Harlem were the Wecksquaesgeek Indians, who raised corn and tobacco, and called their land Quinnahung, or Planting Neck. The Weckquaesgeek tribe, was a subset of the Continue Reading →