New Stats Show Just How Expensive It Is to Rent on the UWS; And Prices are Still Rising!

Bad news, renters. The Upper West Side has only gotten more expensive in the past year. New data from RENTCafe shows that all four zip codes in the neighbo … Read the rest of this entry >>

Three-Bedroom Beauty in the Astor Court Hits the Market! Get a Sneak Peek Before the Rest of New York Returns After Labor Day

SPONSORED: You will fall in love with this stunning, turn-key, three bedroom and 2 ½ bath home in the preeminent UWS building, Astor C … Read the rest of this entry >>

Gut-Renovated 3 Bedroom New to Market on the Upper West Side

SPONSORED: Join us this Sunday 7/28 from 12-1:30PM for Open House. Thoroughly and meticulously re-imagined and restored, this gut-renovated three-bedroom, two-bathroom … Read the rest of this entry >>

NYIT School Reportedly Selling Building; Another Luxe Condo Complex Coming to Broadway?

The New York Institute of Technology has put its building at 1855 Broadway (61st) on the market, and it's looking to make more … Read the rest of this entry >>

Developers Get Permits to Replace Synagogue With Condos

Developers have received construction permits to replace the Shaare Zedek Synagogue with a new 14-story condo building with a synagogue on the bo … Read the rest of this entry >>

Price Cuts and Growing Inventory: Is Upper West Side Real Estate Finally a Buyer’s Market?

The Upper West Side has gone from unaffordable to borderline ridiculous in the past five years, as sellers have benefited from high demand and low inve … Read the rest of this entry >>

Disney Plans to Sell Several UWS Buildings to Developer; Preservationists are Wary of New Mega-Towers

Disney, which owns several properties in the West 60's, including the ABC campus, is set to complete a sale of the properties to Silverstein Prope … Read the rest of this entry >>

Chabad Getting New Five-Story Space With Two Synagogues

Chabad, the Orthodox Jewish movement rooted in Hassidic Judaism, is planning to take the first five floors of a new buildi … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS Rents May Still be Too Damn High, But They’ve Been Slipping Lower

The rapid rise in rents on the Upper West Side appears to have slowed, and even reve … Read the rest of this entry >>

Opponents of Upper West Side’s Tallest Tower Have New Hope After City Letter Cites ‘Incorrect’ Zoning Interpretation

A stunning and somewhat surreal development in the saga of the proposed 668-foot building at 200 Amsterdam Avenue came to light at a town hall me … Read the rest of this entry >>

Future Use of Park 79 Hotel Remains a Mystery; Will More Affordable Housing Disappear?

A residential building that the city says operated as an illegal hotel for years has been sold, and now appears to be empty. The new owners of the Park … Read the rest of this entry >>

For Sale: Two Turrets In An Upper West Side Castle

An apartment that contains two massive turrets of a former hospital at 455 Central Park West between 105th and 106th Street is for sale, a … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS Townhome Could Make Over 100 Times Owners’ Original Investment

Donna and Bill DeSeta bought the townhome at 323 W. 80th St. in 1970 for $170,000. At the time it was a single room occupancy resi … Read the rest of this entry >>

LIVE LIKE YOU’RE BARACK OBAMA’S FORMER NEIGHBOR

When Barack Obama became president, brokers used his celebrity to advertise an apartment he once lived in on 109th St … Read the rest of this entry >>

SHOULD YOU RENT OR BUY ON THE UWS? THE BALANCE IS SHIFTING TOWARD RENTING

It's always a difficult decision whether to rent or buy an apartment, but one metric tracked by StreetEasy makes renting look increasingly attractive right … Read the rest of this entry >>

PRICE DROP – SUNNY CORNER 3-BEDROOM HOME IN PRIME WEST 70’S FULL-SERVICE CO-OP

SPONSORED: MUST SEE: A wonderful three-bedroom home that offers excellent light all day and pleasant, tree lined views in a fantastic co-op in the coveted West … Read the rest of this entry >>

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

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

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)

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

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 >>

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