Harlem’s Albert Maysles Fame Original Grey Gardens Mansion For Sale

Almost every family has skeletons in the closet and relatives they wish would recede into the woodwork.  Such was true of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and her sister Lee Radziwill. Continue Reading →

Real Estate Multifamily Investment In Harlem (Updated)

Amazing opportunity to purchase this newly renovated 5-story building in West Harlem. Legal 11 family property with a newly installed elevator and roof. The first floor was extended to create 2 duplex garden apartments. Continue Reading →

Bancroft Apartments, West Harlem NY 1912 (Postcard)

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Great photograph of the Bancroft Apartments, at 509 W. 121st Street, (near Columbia University) in West Harlem, New York.  Continue Reading →

The Collyer Brothers Harlem NY 1881-1947 (Rare Video)

the collyer brothers of harlem longely and homerWe love Harlem Homer Lusk Collyer (November 6, 1881 – March 21, 1947) and Langley Wakeman Collyer (October 3, 1885 – c. March 9, 1947), known as the Collyer brothers, were two brothers from Harlem who became infamous for their bizarre natures and compulsive hoarding. Continue Reading →

Sales From Harlem To Hollis Market Closes Record-Breaking 2016

Rounding out a year of historic highs in average sales price and total consideration (monetary value for completed transactions) with growing activity in the other boroughs. Continue Reading →

Lottery Opens For 5 East Harlem Apartments Renting

An affordable housing lottery for 5 newly-constructed, one-bedroom apartments in East Harlem is accepting applications through March 2, 2017. All five units are located in a new building on the corner of Third Avenue and East 117th Street. Continue Reading →

Harlem Renaissance’s Madam C.J. Walker, Americas First Millionaire

In the 21st century, we expect women to exercise their business acumen and be successful in their chosen careers, whether in executive positions in major companies or as entrepreneurs growing their own businesses. Continue Reading →

City Picks Developers For Harlem Site, To Advocates’ Disappointment

City Limits reports that the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) announced today that the agency has selected a development team for the 111th Street site, a large public property within the boundaries of the proposed East Harlem rezoning. Continue Reading →

City Selects Development Team For Mixed-Use Affordable Project In East Harlem

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Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration has selected Jonathan Rose Companies and L+M Development Partners to develop a multi-building, affordable mixed-use project at 1691 Madison Avenue, located on most of the block bound by Park and Madison avenues and East 111th and 112th streets in East Harlem.

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HPD Announces Distressed Properties In 2017 Alternative Enforce From Harlem To Hollis

New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) Commissioner Maria Torres-Springer announces the 2017 Alternative Enforcement Program list. Continue Reading →