The Mink Building Behind-The-Scene Construction In The Manhattanville Factory District Of Harlem

minkbuilding_1361AmsterdamAvenue-777x615The Mink Building is a 110-year-old industrial site, once home of the Bernheimer and Schwartz Pilsner Brewing Company, and later a storage facility for mink coats (the name).

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Mmm Mmm Good, New Harlem Seafood Soul Truck Is Coming

Harlem seafood soulHarlem Seafood Soul makes its savory debut in the Manhattanville Factory District this month.  The solar-powered food truck, owned by Tami Treadwell, will provide lunch service for the West Harlem neighborhood on Mondays and Tuesdays. Continue Reading →

Investors, Developers Looking To Harlem And Further North

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“If you haven’t walked around this area and you’re a real estate bloodhound, it smells like it’s going to be the [next] Meatpacking District,”

Emerging markets like Northern Manhattan are offering real estate investors “huge potential for growth,” though such growth is dependent on continued investments in transportation and infrastructure, market players said at a Midtown panel discussion Thursday. Continue Reading →