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BATTLE OVER LARGE NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING COMPLEX SET TO START NEXT YEAR

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Community groups are circling their wagons in preparation for a potentially contentious fight over the proposed construction of 304 units of affordable ho … Read the rest of this entry >>

STARCHITECTS PREPARING 3 BUILDINGS ON THE HUDSON, SHARE NEW RENDERINGS

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The luxury housing development on Riverside Boulevard between 59th and 61st Street has been years in the planning, and two of the … Read the rest of this entry >>

SUNNY CORNER 3-BEDROOM HOME IN PRIME WEST 70’S FULL-SERVICE CO-OP (SPONSORED)

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Available now: a wonderful three-bedroom home that offers excellent light all day and pleasant, tree lined views in a fant … Read the rest of this entry >>

AS WOMEN-ONLY RESIDENCES DISAPPEAR, ONE ‘SIMPLE AND HOMEY’ HAVEN REMAINS ON THE UWS

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You might not think a place owned by nuns would be a hotbed of creative passion, Gotham grit and intellectual verve. But you pro … Read the rest of this entry >>

NINE-APARTMENT BUILDING ON WEST END WILL BECOME SINGLE-FAMILY MANSION

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The owner of a townhouse on West End Avenue between 76th and 77th Street is converting it back into a single-family mansion f … Read the rest of this entry >>

RENDERING SHOWS JUST HOW HIGH NEIGHBORHOOD’S TALLEST BUILDING WILL SOAR

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The new building planned for 200 Amsterdam Avenue at 69th street will soar 666 feet into the air, topping out at 51 stories. But ev … Read the rest of this entry >>

A SUNNY 5-BEDROOM APARTMENT AT THE HEART OF IT ALL (SPONSORED)

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Spanning over 3,200 square feet with 5 bedrooms, 4 1/2 baths and 2 private terraces, this 29th-floor home is priced to sell at $3,750 … Read the rest of this entry >>

CONFIRMED: PRIME BROADWAY CORNER SET FOR DEMOLITION AND NEW CONDOS

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Developers plan to demolish the building on the Southwest corner of 81st street and Broadway, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>

RENTS END THE YEAR UP 4.1%; SEE THE AVERAGE FOR DIFFERENT SIZES OF APARTMENTS

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Upper West Side rents rose 4.1% year over year in 2015, more than the average Manhattan neighborhood, whic … Read the rest of this entry >>

IT TAKES A VILLAGE TO NURSE AN UPPER WEST SIDER BACK TO HEALTH, OR WHY I LOVE MY BUILDING

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In the middle of October, I was dropped out of an airplane onto the sidewalk on West 43rd Street. Or at least that's how it felt. The real … Read the rest of this entry >>

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 >>

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 >>

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 >>

STATE LAW BANS POOR DOORS IN NYC

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New buildings that get special tax or zoning breaks in return for affordable housing will have to build a single entrance and common spaces for tenants of all o … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS APARTMENT FOR SALE COMES WITH CHICKENS AND A COOP

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A one-bedroom apartment that recently hit the market at 259 West 85th street has a large outdoor terrace with a bountiful garden and two special friends -- your very own chic … Read the rest of this entry >>

UPPER WEST SIDE RENTS ARE BACK ON THE UPSWING; CHECK OUT THE AVERAGES

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After a few months of treading water, Upper West Side rents have resumed their interminable climb, with March rents rising by an average of 3.4% over Feb … Read the rest of this entry >>

LIVING IN A ‘MICRO-APARTMENT’ ON THE UWS

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We have written before about people who find creative ways to squeeze into tiny apartments on the Upper West Side. As space becomes ever-tighte … Read the rest of this entry >>

DESIGN REVEALED FOR NEW BUILDING ON SITE OF 96TH STREET ROWHOUSES

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Architects SLCE have released designs for a building set to replace three pre-war townhouses on 96th street between Central Park West and Columbus Av … Read the rest of this entry >>

AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY TO DEPART FOR PHILLY AS BUILDING SELLS FOR $300 MILLION

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The American Bible Society has sold its headquarters at 1865 Broadway (61st street) and announced that it will move to Philadelphia, p … Read the rest of this entry >>

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