THE BIGGEST UPPER WEST SIDE STORIES OF 2013

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We've written so many stories in the past year, it's hard to pick the most significant ones. From food, to real estate, to crime, to politics, to roach invasi … Read the rest of this entry >>

BILLIONAIRE BUILDINGS’ SHADOWS WILL CREEP DEEP INTO CENTRAL PARK

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Several mega-luxury buildings are being constructed just South of Central Park and a new study by the Municipal Arts Society … Read the rest of this entry >>

LOWER AMSTERDAM AVENUE IS BECOMING QUITE A HODGE-PODGE

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With construction proceeding quickly on the new building at 170 Amsterdam Avenue, it's now bec … Read the rest of this entry >>

A NEW 3-STORY ROOFTOP ADDITION THAT’S NOT FOR THE RICH

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Most rooftop apartments on the Upper West Side are playthings for the ultra-rich, another layer on the wedding cake of … Read the rest of this entry >>

APPLY NOW FOR A SUPER-AFFORDABLE APARTMENT IN NEW LUXURY DEVELOPMENT ON 62ND

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The application process to live in one of the 68 affordable units in the new luxury rental building at 160 West 62nd street has begun, … Read the rest of this entry >>

CHATSWORTH FACADE IMPROVEMENTS APPROVED AT CB7, ROOFTOP ADDITION REJECTED

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The Chatsworth, an historic building on 72nd street near Riverside Drive, won the recommendation last week of a community … Read the rest of this entry >>

AVERAGE UWS RENTS SWING HIGHER, EXCEPT FOR TWO-BEDROOMS WITHOUT DOORMEN

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Average rents on the Upper West Side mostly rose in October, although asking rents for apartments with two-bedrooms in buildings without doormen … Read the rest of this entry >>

OWNERS OF HISTORIC CHATSWORTH WANT TO REBUILD INTERIOR FOR MEGA-LUXURY UNITS

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The Upper West Side of the future will have fewer people, but those that remain will be very rich. The new owners of the Chatswort … Read the rest of this entry >>

PROPOSED LUXURY BUILDING AT 80TH AND BROADWAY SET TO RISE 20 STORIES

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Well, that was fast! Shortly after we broke news that the building at the corner of 80th and Broadway would be demolished, we received the rendering … Read the rest of this entry >>

BUILDING ON PRIME BROADWAY LOT TO BE DEMOLISHED

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The former Syms store on 80th street and Broadway has received approval for demolition, according to Buildings Department documents. The … Read the rest of this entry >>

DEMOLITION PAPERS FILED FOR HERTZ GARAGE; LUXURY CONDOS AHOY!

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The old Hertz garage at 77th street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue is not long for this world. Papers were filed last week wit … Read the rest of this entry >>

ANOTHER ALIEN ROOFTOP ADDITION LANDS ON THE UWS

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Rooftop additions are popping up all over the Upper West Side these days, and sometimes they don't quite blend with the bui … Read the rest of this entry >>

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