New Record $13.6B in NYC Home Sales Transacted in 3Q 2016

east-harlem sliderThe New York City residential sales market posted a record $13.6 billion in citywide total consideration (monetary value for completed home sales transactions) in the third quarter of 2016, according to the Real Estate Board of New York’s (REBNY) newest Residential Sales Report. Continue Reading →

Rep. Rangel Celebrates Harlem Businesses My Cake bakery And Settepani Restaurant

charles-rangel-and-carver-bankOn Thursday, October 13, 2016 Carver Federal Savings Bank at 75 West 125th Street in Harlem honored two local businesses, Aliyyah Baylor of Make My Cake bakery and Leah Abraham and Nino Settepani of Settepani restaurant, for their contributions to our community. Continue Reading →

WHDC’s RFPs For Education, Affordable Housing And Workforce Development Initiatives

401-west-113th-street-in harlemThe due date approaches for WHDC’s three requests for proposals to fund programs in the areas of affordable housing, education and workforce and economic development that benefit West Harlem/Community District 9. Continue Reading →

Modell’s Looking Good At Thor-Owned Harlem Building

135-e-125th-st-photoLess than four months after Thor Equities closed on a 45,000-square-foot office building in Harlem, the developer has sewn up a new lease for a sizable portion of the property’s retail space. Continue Reading →

Harlem-Based Columbia’s Endowment Posts 0.9% Loss For The Year As CEO Departs

lee-bollingerColumbia University’s endowment reported a 0.9% loss for the year, underscoring the departing chief executive officer’s ability to pare losses in turbulent markets. Continue Reading →

Harlem, If You Have An Yahoo E-Mail Account, The Government Spied On You

3997Yahoo last year secretly built a custom software program to search all of its customers’ incoming emails for specific information provided by US intelligence officials, sources have told Reuters. Continue Reading →

Cannabis Lifestyle Site Aims For Wide Audience From Harlem To Harare


Cannabis culture continues to go mainstream: Lifestyle site The Fresh Toast debuts Wednesday with content geared to the growing number of marijuana users who don’t identify as outlaws or stoners. Continue Reading →

Helping Your Harlem Sons And Daughters Prepare For The Business World

library teens kids youthEach year, parents send their sons and daughters off to college with high hopes that in four years – give or take – they will earn a degree and embark on successful careers. Continue Reading →

NY Jets Jarvis Jenkins Sponsors Barbershop Books In Harlem

barbershop-artJarvis Jenkins helped unveil the newest location of Barbershop Books Tuesday morning at the International Hair Studio in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Turn People Into Your Secret Weapon In Your Harlem Business

Business-©-Can-Stock-Photo-Inc.-AndreyPopov-600x330The American economy that once thrived on manufacturing is in transition, and more and more it’s evolving into a digital-services economy. Continue Reading →