Harlem Lot To Transform Into Apartments For Seniors

NY Curbed reports that a nine-story building for seniors is set to rise on an empty lot in Harlem, YIMBY has learned. Continue Reading →

Morningside Heights Development Revealed

NY Yimby reports that Global real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield has announced that they have arranged the sale of 415 West 120th Street, in Morningside Heights. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Landlords Skirted Rent Stabilization Rules, Lawsuits Claim

AMNY reports the nonprofit Housing Rights Initiative and its law firm partners are slated to file four class action lawsuits Thursday alleging East Harlem landlords have benefited from a tax break without abiding by rent rules tied to the incentive. Continue Reading →

Development Filed For 117th Street In Harlem

New York Yimby reports that permits have been filed for a six-story residential building at 407 East 117th Street, in Harlem. The site is eight blocks away from the 116th Street subway station, serviced by the 4 and 6 trains. Continue Reading →

BEB Capital Acquires East Harlem Multifamily Property

In its latest business venture, BEB Capital has acquired a 29-unit multifamily building at 238 East 106th Street in East Harlem, says Lee Brodsky, CEO.

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A Country Estate In Harlem, NY 1915 (Photo)

A great view looking northwest on a hill across from a country estate at Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue at 100th Street in West Harlem, NY, 1915.

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City Strikes Pricey Deal For Pre-K At Extell’s UES Condo Tower Uptown

Commercial Observer reports that the New York City School Construction Authority has leased the ground floor of Gary Barnett’s 30-story condominium building on the Upper East Side for a pre-kindergarten program, according to public records. Continue Reading →

Gatsby Enterprises Buys Harlem Commercial Building for $19.5M

Real estate investor Nader Ohebshalom’s Gatsby Enterprises has acquired a Harlem office and retail building at 75 West 125th Street from owner and sole tenant Carver Federal Savings Bank for nearly $19.5 million, Commercial Observer has learned and Harlem World Magazine reported last week. Continue Reading →

Tahl Propp Provides New Affordable Housing For Families Displaced By Fire In Harlem

Six families left homeless by a recent apartment building fire in Northern Manhattan have been relocated to affordable housing units in the area owned and managed by Tahl Propp Equities. Continue Reading →

Harlem Strivers Row Townhouse Trades Above $3M For First Time By Agent Tecumta Tiwoni

Halstead Property agent Tecumta Tiwoni just closed on a fabulous 20-foot wide corner townhouse on the prestigious Strivers Row on February 16th, 2018, for $4 million dollars. This marks the first time that a Strivers Row townhouse has traded above $3 million dollars. Continue Reading →

Philip A. Payton Jr., Harlem Real Estate Visionary

Philip A. Payton Jr., February 27, 1876 – August, 1917, was an African American real estate entrepreneur, known as the “Father of Harlem”, due to his work renting properties in the Harlem, New York to African Americans. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Cabin, Amsterdam Ave., & 120th, Street, Harlem, New York, 1910

A great photograph taken at the site of an old wooded Harlem cabin, with a wooden picket fence lining the sidewalk that moves up a small hill on Amsterdam Avenue at 120th Street in Morningside Park, West Harlem, NY, 1910. Continue Reading →

Permits Filed For Development On 143rd Street In Harlem

Permits have been filed for a five-story commercial building at 512 West 143rd Street, in Hamilton Heights, Manhattan says New York Yimby. Continue Reading →

Development Filed For 2nd Avenue In East Harlem

New York Yimby reports that permits have been filed for a two-story commercial building at 1968 2nd Avenue, in East Harlem, Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Jokichi Takamine, First Biotech Engineer, Adrenaline And Nippon Club Founder

Jōkichi Takamine (高峰 譲吉 Takamine Jōkichi, November 3, 1854 – July 22, 1922) was a Japanese chemist. Takamine was born in Takaoka, Toyama Prefecture, in November 1854. His father was a doctor; his mother a member of a family of sake brewers. Continue Reading →

“The Man With The Sawed-Off Leg And Other Tales Of A New York City Block” In Harlem

These Harlem homes stand proudly gazing across the Hudson River at the cliffs of New Jersey. Their brows are marked by ornamental pediments. Continue Reading →

The Center for Urban Community Services Files Plans To Build 12-Story In Harlem

Patch reports that a Harlem-based nonprofit has filed plans to construct a 12-story building in the neighborhood that would contain more than 100 residential dwelling units, according to development plans filed with the city Department of Buildings. Continue Reading →

Get Ready With The “Experts Tip Session” To Buy Your First Home In Harlem

The first step towards buying a home should be exciting and informative. Presented by Karen Gastiaburo and Leanne Stella The Percent for Art Real Estate Team at Halstead Harlem help you navigate the process. Continue Reading →

Permits Filed For Development In Harlem

New York Yimby reports that permits have been filed for a 12-story building at 314 West 127th Street, in Harlem, Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Harlem Home Sets Record With $5.1 Million Sale

Bloomberg reports that the property at 72 Hamilton Terrace, destroyed in a fire more than a decade ago then restored as a single-family residence, sold for $5.1 million, making it the priciest sale in Manhattan above 125th Street, according to listings website StreetEasy. Continue Reading →