Harlem Art Collective And You Too Can Raise Money To Renovate Langston Hughes’ Harlem Home

langston-hughes glamour in harlemThe Harlem brownstone in which Harlem poet, social activist, novelist, playwright, and columnist Langston Hughes spent the last 20 years of his life is now empty, unoccupied and in disrepair. But that may change soon. Continue Reading →

Bright Co-op Pre-war Wants $645,000 In Harlem

harlem co op1Welcome back to The Six Digit Club, in which we take a look at a newish-to-market listing priced under $1 million, because nice things sometimes come in small packages. Send nominations to the tipline. Continue Reading →

Harlem Church Purchased By Brooklyn Landlord For $29M

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The Real Deal Reports that Brooklyn landlord Haim Nortman has scooped up a Harlem church for $28.5 million. Continue Reading →

Fidel Castro And Malcolm X At The Hotel Theresa, Harlem NY 1960

fidel-y-malcom-x-1-580x377I always remember when I met with Malcolm X at the hotel Teresa, because he was the one who gave us support and made it possible for us to be accommodated there. Continue Reading →

Cut Out Building At 3 West 128th Street, Coming To Harlem

3-west-128th-streetSmall and large developments are filling in the vacant lots that once pockmarked the neighborhood, and today we have a look at one coming to 3 West 128th Street, between Fifth Avenue and Malcolm X Boulevard. Continue Reading →

Tahl Propp $135 Million Partnership To Preserve Affordable Housing in Harlem

east-harlem sliderMayor Bill de Blasio, the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD), New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC), the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), today join Tahl Propp Equities (TPE), Bellwether Enterprise Real Estate Capital LLC (Bellwether Enterprise) and Enterprise Community Investment Inc.  Continue Reading →

Huge 103-Condo Building will Rises Near In Harlem

Screen Shot 2016-08-01 at 12.35.18 PMJust a block away from the Harlem River by 150th Street, developers have now planned a seven-story building that will bring 103 condos to the neighborhood, The Real Deal reports. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fire Destroys Old Movie Theater Near Famed Apollo

theater in harlemA fire erupted early Thursday in an old movie theater on W. 125th St. in Harlem, steps away from the famed Apollo Theater, officials said. Continue Reading →

Owners Retrofit Harlem Buildings To Save Energy Costs

Harlem-HeritageA partnership between Brookfield Property Partners and Urban American is pouring more than $16 million into energy-efficient retrofits for 3,000 units in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Harlem Landlord Charged For Gutting Building With Family Inside

article-slumlord-0726It was an eviction by demolition. An East Harlem landlord, a building manager and a contractor have been accused of gut renovating a building while a family of seven — including five young kids — were still living inside, authorities said Tuesday. Continue Reading →