TENANTS AT REAR OF NEW LUXURY RENTAL BUILDING DISTURBED BY RAW CONCRETE VIEW

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The new rental building at 170 Amsterdam Avenue (68th street), which stands out for its unique exoskeleton structure, is rapidly wearing ou … Read the rest of this entry >>

SKEPTICAL UPPER WEST SIDERS GRILL CITY PLANNERS ABOUT MAYOR’S HOUSING INITIATIVES

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City planners explained their proposals to change zoning and affordable housing rules at a standing-room-only Community Board 7 meeting Wednesday n … Read the rest of this entry >>

SATURDAY: FREE HOUSING WORKSHOPS AT FORDHAM

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Fordham is hosting a series of free housing workshops on Saturday, Oct. 31 that will teach participants about affordable housing, senior benefits, NYCHA p … Read the rest of this entry >>

THURSDAY: COMMUNITY MEETING ABOUT ‘FAKE COPS’ HARASSING TENANTS

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A wide array of organizations is set to meet on Thursday night to hear from residents at 50 West 93rd street who say they were harasse … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS PRESERVATIONISTS RAISE ALARM ABOUT MAYOR’S REZONING PLAN; COULD RAISE HEIGHTS BY 20-40 FEET

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A zoning plan that the city says is designed to encourage development of affordable housing and apartments for seniors is raising a … Read the rest of this entry >>

DEVELOPER BUYS FORMER LINCOLN SQUARE SYNAGOGUE SITE, PLANS 55-STORY TOWER

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A new developer has purchased the property at 200 Amsterdam Avenue that once housed Lincoln Synagogue and has revealed … Read the rest of this entry >>

OLD MEETS NEW AS A CLASSIC UPPER WEST SIDE BUILDING GETS A FULL LUXURY RENOVATION (SPONSORED)

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The landmark building at 393 West End Avenue has been reimagined through a renovation that marries the best of classic pre-war residences with contemporary de … Read the rest of this entry >>

RENDERING REVEALED FOR NEW BUILDING ON 87TH STREET

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A new building is set to rise at the site of a Hertz garage at 269 West 87th street between West End Avenue and Bro … Read the rest of this entry >>

ENTER THE HOUSING LOTTERY FOR AFFORDABLE APARTMENTS AT 21 WEST END AVENUE

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The housing lottery to secure an apartment at a new 43-story rental building on West End Avenue between 60th and 61st street begins Wedn … Read the rest of this entry >>

RESIDENTIAL BUILDING SET TO RISE ON COLUMBUS AVENUE CHURCH PROPERTY

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A new seven-story building is set to rise at 952 Columbus Avenue on the corner of 107th street, which is owned by the Pentecostal Church of God, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>

COLLEGIATE SCHOOL SET TO BE REPLACED BY NEW RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT

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The 12-story Collegiate School on 78th street and West End Avenue will be replaced by a new 18-story residence whose apart … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEARLY A QUARTER OF UWS RENT-STABILIZED APARTMENTS HAVE DISAPPEARED SINCE 2007

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In just seven years, the Upper West Side has lost nearly a quarter of its rent-stabilized apartments, and there‚Äôs little doubt the … Read the rest of this entry >>

A NEW DEVELOPMENT AT 51 JAY STREET IS ATTRACTING UPPER WEST SIDERS (SPONSORED)

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As summer draws to a close and autumn is ushered in with colorful foliage and crisp winds, many New York City house hunters are ignited with a renewed spirit to find the perfect … Read the rest of this entry >>

DE BLASIO ADMINISTRATION GIVES GREEN LIGHT TO MEGA-TOWERS BELOW CENTRAL PARK

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Despite calls by local leaders for a moratorium on the mega-towers near Central Park, the de Blasio administration says they … Read the rest of this entry >>

A BRAVE SOUL RENTS THE NOTORIOUS 100-SQUARE FOOT APARTMENT (VIDEO)

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The Village Voice caught up with the adventurous young man who signed the lease on the notorious 100-square foot apar … Read the rest of this entry >>

WORKERS DRILL TO BEDROCK AT OLD LINCOLN SQUARE SYNAGOGUE SITE; WHAT FEARSOME TOWER COMETH?

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Is it a ladder? A petite Eiffel tower? Have Upper West Siders finally discovered vast reserves of fossil fuel flowing by the Hudson? An odd contraption, Curious George-y … Read the rest of this entry >>

TROUBLED CAMDEN HOTEL TO BE TORN DOWN, REPLACED BY NEW BUILDING

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The Camden Hotel, a former SRO and temporary residence for people with HIV at 206 West 95th street, will be torn down to make way for a new 10-story building, accordi … Read the rest of this entry >>

OLD ESSENTIALS BUILDING COULD BE TORN DOWN, SOURCES SAY

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Multiple sources tell us that the building on the Southwest corner of 81st street and Broadway that housed the variety store Essentials could be torn down to make way for a new buil … Read the rest of this entry >>

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