Is The Wall Street Journal in love with Harlem?

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife I can’t help but notice how the Rupert Murdoch business publication called The Wall Street Journal keeps writing and profiling Harlem in their real estate section in a very positive light! It just happened again over… Continue Reading →

Need a place to brunch in Harlem? Try Il Caffe Latte

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife On Twitter, we are sometimes asked “where should I go for brunch in Harlem?” We provide several options in our tweets. However, at the top of HarlemGal’s list I respond with “go to Il Caffe Latte… Continue Reading →

Keep Harlem trees hydrated

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife Lately it’s been hot and steamy outside where I can barely walk a few hundred feet without needing to quench my thirst. I get real thirsty with this kind of weather. Do you feel like this?… Continue Reading →

Harlem’s 115th Street and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd getting a glass makeover

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLIfe There is so much construction change taking place in the southwestern part of Harlem one would thing it would be impossible to keep up with. That could be the case if it weren’t for readers informing… Continue Reading →

Her Garden balloon and gift store opens joining small businesses in Harlem

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife West 116th Street in Harlem became a bit brighter two weeks ago. That’s when Her Garden, a gift and balloon shop, opened up as a small business right here in Harlem. Central Harlem is the second… Continue Reading →

Air advertisements over Central Harlem

By HarlemGal Over the holiday weekend, I saw some white spurts of air dotting the sky. I couldn’t tell at first what it was. Then I kept watching and saw letters come alive that spelled out Geico, insurance and hot… Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Chocolat in hiring mode, plans to open soon

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife For those of you who inquired about whether Chocolat was continuing with their hiring process, we were told they still are. We stopped by over the holiday weekend to ask and a person on site said… Continue Reading →

Experience the three C’s in Spanish Harlem

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife I recently had the opportunity to experience the three C’s at the Museum of the City of New York located at 103rd and Fifth Avenue in Spanish Harlem. What do I mean by the three C’s?… Continue Reading →

Target set to open in East Harlem

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife The last Sunday of July 2010 is the day Target, a major consumer good store in the U.S., is opening it’s ba-gillionth location in East Harlem in the East River Plaza, which sits at the far… Continue Reading →

Frederick Douglass Circle in Harlem has new rules

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife Two weeks after it officially opened to the public, Harlem’s Frederick Douglass Circle has new rules. No biking, rollerblading or skateboarding are allowed on the gorgeous circle that is a pin wheel to 110th Street running… Continue Reading →

World Cup madness at Cafe Amrita in Harlem

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife Blog This morning (Friday), I walked into Cafe Amrita, located at 301 West 110th Street (between Frederick Douglass Blvd and Manhattan Ave), to get some iced coffee while on my way to work…and I could not… Continue Reading →

Harlem Lanes is a ‘strike’ full of fun

It’s mid week and you’re wondering what you should do for fun on a Thursday? We were asking ourselves that same question recently. We solved it with one simple idea: Let’s go bowling! And that we did! We headed to… Continue Reading →

Workers seen on site in Harlem at expected Bier International

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife A month ago, we mentioned that 2099 Frederick Douglass Blvd is expected to be the home of Bier International, Harlem’s first beer garden; and that we didn’t think it would open at the end of May…. Continue Reading →

Gateway Condo in Harlem sheds part of scaffolding curtain

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife If you were wondering what’s behind those scaffolding curtains drapping over Gateway Condominiums located at 2098 Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Central Harlem, we now have a preview! Part of the curtains are down. I believe it… Continue Reading →

Polished Finger Tips opens in Harlem, another new business on Frederick Douglass Boulevard

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife When I was heading to Best Yet Market on Friday, I noticed a new store had opened right by Just Wingin It. It is called Polish Finger Tips located at 2198 Frederick Douglass Blvd. They opened… Continue Reading →

Just Wingin It in Harlem is open

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife I stopped by 2190 Frederick Douglass Blvd. tonight (Wednesday), the home of Harlem’s Just Wingin It, to see if they were open after they were profiled on The Discovery Channel’s Construction Intervention last night (April 20)…and… Continue Reading →

Harlem church to become Harlem mosque

By HarlemGal These pictures say it all. We now know who purchased the church located at 371-373 Manhattan Avenue in Harlem. The picture below says “this is what you paid for. Please continue to donate.” No moving date was listed… Continue Reading →

Crowds seen at Harlem's Frizzante, Good food and design attracts

By HarlemGal and Austin2Harlem We enjoy dining out in Harlem and this past holiday weekend was no exception. For our Friday night outing, we decided to check out one of the newest food establishments in Harlem, Frizzante Italian Bistro &… Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Frizzante Italian Bistro opens….finally

  UPDATE: Click here to read review on food! After many, many months of restaurant furniture sitting inside a nicely designed corner space, a naked bar and teasing windows for Harlemites to peak in, Frizzante Italian Bistro & Bar has… Continue Reading →

More room for dining at Harlem’s Lolita’s

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife (twitter: @HarlemCondoLife.com) Not too long ago, I was craving tostadas and Mexican corn on the cob so I headed to Lolita’s on Lenox Avenue and 113th Street. When I went in I noticed the place was… Continue Reading →

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