Colliers International Brings P.C. Richard to Harlem

309-West-125th-StreetColliers International has arranged a long-term 20,000-square-foot lease at 309 West 125th Street, with popular electronics and appliance retailer P.C. Richard & Son opening a new store in Harlem location.
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5 Tips For Hosting Thanksgiving in Your Harlem Apartment

apartments homeThis holiday season, don’t let the limited size of your Harlem home keep you from hosting a Thanksgiving meal or any other festive gathering. Continue Reading →

Resurrected Harlem, Rev. Calvin Butts Seeks Salvation

rev butts in harlemCrains New York reports that when the definitive history of New York’s resurgence is written, one of the pivotal players will be Harlem’s Abyssinian Development Corp., the church-based housing and social-services organization that the Rev. Calvin Butts led to resurrect a neighborhood that once symbolized urban collapse. Continue Reading →

Alexander Smalls Harlem Home Filled With Big Memories


By Grace Bonney

Chef, restauranteur, author and opera singer, Alexander Smalls is a self-described “social minister” in New York City. He is always on the go, bringing together people from across the city and treating them to great entertainment and wonderful food.

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3rd Quarter 2015 Market Report for Harlem and Upper Manhattan

east-harlem11The reports from the desk of Robert Pair, President, at On the flip is the 3rd Quarter Harlem & Upper Manhattan Market Reports for Townhouses, Condos, and Rentals as of Saturday, November 21st, 2015 :

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Permits Filed For Eight-Story Mixed-Use Building At 2171 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, Harlem

2171FrederickDouglassBoulevard_2-777x557B Plus Realty has filed permits to construct a new apartment building on a vacant lot at 2171 Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Landmarks Considers Designating Former Loew’s 175th Street Theater, Washington Heights

unitedpalace-777x617If you’ve been reading YIMBY regularly for the past month or so, you’ve read about the Landmarks Preservation Commission’s backlog of 95 items calendared prior to 2010. Continue Reading →

Former Yuengling Brewery In Harlem Gets Landmarks Hearing

minkbuilding_1361AmsterdamAvenue-777x615Prohibition nearly killed it, but time could destroy it. That’s the situation for the last remaining brewing complex in Manhattan. The former D.G. Yuengling Brewery Co. complex in Harlem is under consideration for landmark designation and a public hearing was held last Thursday. Continue Reading →

Harlem Churches, A Chance For Landmark Designation

historic in harlemA number of religious institutions were considered for landmark designation at a public hearing held by the Landmarks Preservation Commission last Thursday. Continue Reading →

1718 / 1720 Lexington Avenue, Harlem, NY 1911

1718-1720-lexington-avenue-108th-street-1911-upper-east-side-manhattan-nyc-24Street view photograph taken from across the street looking West at retail buildings at 1718 / 1720 Lexington Avenue and 108th Street, Harlem, New York, 1911.

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