Photos: RISE Media, courtesy of the Corcoran Group The apartment has hardwood floors and a walk-in closet Welcome back to The Six Digit Club , in which we take a look at a newish-to-market listing priced under $1 million, because nice things sometimes come in small packages. Send nominations to the tipline.
With at least 400,000 residents, the New York City Housing Authority is the nation’s largest public housing system. | Shutterstock Sorely needed maintenance, energy retrofits, climate proofing, and good quality jobs for residents, for starters During a press conference for the Green New Deal For Public Housing Act , a new bill introduced by Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep.
Max Touhey Plus, the MTA’s $249M spend on police officers—and more intel in today’s New York Minute news roundup Good morning, and welcome to New York Minute, a new roundup of the New York City news you need to know about today.
A rendering of the developed former Peninsula Hospital site in Far Rockaway.
Jesse Armas, courtesy of Compass Five apartments, five NYC neighborhoods Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a weekly column that explores what one can buy for a set dollar amount in various NYC neighborhoods. Is one man’s studio another man’s townhouse
Nathan Kensinger Local opponents plan to sue against the city’s plan in the coming weeks A $1.45 billion effort to transform Manhattan’s east side with flood protections overwhelmingly passed the City Council Thursday, but local opponents are preparing a lawsuit against the city’s plan. The East Side Coastal Resiliency (ESCR) Project will reconstruct a 2.4-mile stretch of waterfront including East River Park, which would be razed and rebuilt up to 10 feet higher. An earlier version of the plan would have closed the park completely during more than three years of work, but an eleventh hour switch to a phased construction plan ensures that nearly half of the park will remain open throughout the project
Each white marker indicates a mass graves of 150 people on Hart Island. | David Dee Delgado/Getty Images The City Council passed a package of bills to make the island more accessible Hart Island, which holds the remains of more than 1 million people, is poised to become more publicly accessible. The city’s potter’s field, which is the country’s largest taxpayer-funded cemetery, is located off the northeast coast of the Bronx and has served as a final resting place for New Yorkers for 150 years
The tarmac next to the hotel’s Connie airplane will become a seasonal ice-skating rink. | Courtesy of MCR and MORSE Development “We’re creating the Rockefeller Center of Queens,” the hotel developers say It’s been six months since the TWA Hotel officially reopened after years of work to breathe new life into Eero Saarinen’s midcentury modern landmark. The hotel has 512 rooms, a lounge, event space, and a rooftop infinity pool —and soon, it’ll get its very own ice skating rink.
Max Touhey Co-ops vs. condos, using social media to sell real estate, and more intel from a real estate agent Curious about New York City’s real estate market? Whether you’re renting, buying, or selling, some insider intel from a real estate agent will help
The MTA wants to build a new bus rapid transit line through a forgotten stretch of the Staten Island coastline On the North Shore of Staten Island, just a half-mile from the St. George Ferry Terminal, sits one of New York City’s most unique urban waterfronts