September 18th, 2016 by harlemcondolife

New York City’s hospitals are struggling. St Vincent’s Hospital in the West Village shut its doors in 2010 and sold most of its property to condo developers. Beth Israel Hospital is plans to close and sell off some of its buildings in the East Village, eventually demolishing the 825-bed hospital and developing a newer, smaller facility.

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September 10th, 2016 by harlemcondolife

Developers would like to convert a century-old East Harlem building that once served as a brewery into housing and workspace for artists.

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September 7th, 2016 by harlemcondolife

The New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) has released preliminary plans, ahead of a presentation set to be given later in September, to develop a 1.1-million-square-foot mixed-use project at 2460 Second Avenue, in northern East Harlem. The city-owned property, currently a vacant 105,000-square-foot former bus depot, was the site of a church and a slave burial ground during the 17th century, Commercial Observer reported. The redevelopment would include a 15,000-square-foot living memorial and cultural center in honor those who were buried there

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July 18th, 2016 by harlemcondolife

A year ago, Exclusive Homes New York filed plans for a new residential building on a skinny lot at 13 East 128th Street in Harlem. Now, YIMBY has the first look a the first look at the project, which has been designed by Issac and Stern Architects.
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June 24th, 2016 by harlemcondolife

Another vacant lot in East Harlem is about to be filled in by new construction. An eight-story residential building is planned for 400A East 118th Street, between First and Pleasant avenues.
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June 12th, 2016 by harlemcondolife

Back in October of 2014, YIMBY revealed new renderings of the previously planned 32-story, 682-unit mixed-use project at 1800 Park Avenue, located between East 124th and 125th streets in East Harlem. Then last year, the project’s developer, the Continuum Company, decided to sell the site. Earlier this year, the Continuum defaulted on their loan on the property, and now the creditor, the Durst Organization, is in contract to acquire the site, via a short sale, for nearly $100 million, The Real Deal reported.
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August 23rd, 2015 by HarlemGuy

Pope Francis to Visit East Harlem School During NYC Trip. The papal visit also includes a United Nations address and Mass at Madison Square Garden.

Source: Pope Francis to Visit East Harlem School During NYC Trip – WSJ

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January 14th, 2015 by HarlemGuy

ricardo steak house

We’re big fans of Ricardo Steakhouse in East Harlem. Our original review on the subject is properly amplified by the recent NYT writeup featured here.

See our review Ricardo Steak House in East Harlem.

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January 3rd, 2015 by HarlemGuy

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November 30th, 2014 by HarlemGuy

Prices remain stable as we move into the Holiday season.  We don’t expect much real estate heat in December.  But you never know which overseas investors bullish on Harlem.

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