The $750,000 will go toward fostering a city network of land trusts The latest city budget includes $750,000 to grow an underutilized housing model that creates affordable homes in rapidly gentrifying communities—a major win for housing advocates. The funds will go toward incubating community land trusts (CLTs), or community-based nonprofits that sell housing or other buildings on property but retain ownership of the land
What to know before you visit Lady Liberty The Statue of Liberty is one of New York City’s—nay, the country’s— most iconic structures , a 305-foot-tall beacon that’s stood in the middle of New York Harbor since the end of the 19th century. It’s also one of the most popular tourist attractions in the city, with more than 4 million visitors taking the trip to Lady Liberty each year
The NorCal show used this LA-area beach house as a filming location HBO’s Big Little Lies just kicked off its second season, and some lucky fan could rent the contemporary beach house that Reese Witherspoon’s character Madeline Mackenzie calls home. The residence is one of the show’s many big little lies.
See what that price buys in five Los Angeles neighborhoods, from Lake Balboa to Marina del Rey Welcome to Curbed Comparisons , where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various LA ’hoods.
The ensuite master bath still has its original 1920s tile This French Norman-style home in Los Feliz was built in 1928. Ninety one years later, it’s still hanging onto its original ensuite master bath with spunky tangerine tile. It’s one of two colorfully-tiled bathrooms in the three-bedroom dwelling, which is located at at 4202 Los Nietos Drive, about a half mile from Lil Dom’s , Jeni’s, and the other shops and restaurants on walkable Hillhurst Avenue.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo nominated 18 sites across New York state for historic designation Four New York City sites are on track to be added to the State and National Registers of Historic Places, Gov
The building would hold 298 affordable studios, plus a rooftop deck and community garden As city officials move to increase bathroom access, drinking fountains, and other services for Skid Row residents, a nonprofit is forging ahead with plans for a 19-story affordable housing tower in the neighborhood.
The 7th Street/Metro Center and Pico stations shut down June 22 Just in time for summer, Metro is temporarily shutting down two Downtown LA stops on its popular Expo Line train to Santa Monica .
Moinian Group’s development at 220 11th Avenue gets updated building plans The final New York City building to be designed by the late architect Zaha Hadid may be changing course, according to plans filed with the city’s Department of Buildings. The structure at 220 11th Avenue, developed by Moinian Group, was first announced back in 2016, just months after Hadid’s untimely death at the age of 65
The controversial project is back at square one The New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) has scrapped a controversial private development on an Upper East Side public housing complex after fierce pushback and a lawsuit against the project. NYCHA withdrew its application for a 50-story building on a playground at the Holmes Towers development it had planned with Fetner Properties