Photos provided by LIHC Investment Group.

243 East Village Apartments Preserved Through Affordable Housing Program

The affordability of 243 rental apartments in the East Village has been locked in for 40 years under an agreement announced yesterday. …

Rendering: Union Square Tech Training Center.

(Opinion) Union Square Tech Hub Approval is a Bad Deal For a Community Reeling From Overdevelopment

An opinion piece from Andrew Berman of the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation. …

Rendering shows Two Bridges waterfront with several proposed large-scale buildings. Credit: SHoP Architects.

Now is Your Chance to Sound Off on Those Proposed Mega-Towers Along the East River

If you have an opinion about more gigantic towers along the waterfront on the Lower East Side, this coming Tuesday evening, Aug. 14, is your chance to speak out. …

212 E Broadway Studio

Apartment of the Week, Sponsored by Halstead Property

Generously proportioned studio with open views facing north. Well proportioned main living space, separate kitchen and three large closets. Separate dressing area off of the bathroom. All new flooring throughout and freshly painted. Five large windows offers excellent light all day long. Open views facing north towards midtown skyline. …

Rendering of new Union Square Tech Hub. Image via NYC EDC.

City Council Unanimously Approves Union Square Tech Training Center

The New York City Council voted 45-0 yesterday to approve plans for the Union Square Tech Training Center, a 21-story complex at 124 East 14th St. The support of local City Council member Carlina Rivera was critical in clearing the way for the controversial tech hub. …

Steve Croman after his surrender May 9, 2016.

Here’s How Tenants Harassed By Steve Croman Can Receive Restitution

The state attorney general’s office has announced the establishment of an $8 million restitution fund for current and former tenants of notorious landlord Steve Croman. …

Renderings via Hogg Holdings' website.

More Luxury Apartments Coming to Lot Next to Clinton Street Synagogue

These days on the Lower East Side, developers will build on any lot they can get their hands on, no matter how small (the lot, not the hands). …

Elected officials with residents and advocates in the Two Bridges neighborhood; June 2018.

City Begins Review of Brewer/Chin Proposal to Require ULURP in Two Bridges Area

Elected officials with residents and advocates in the Two Bridges neighborhood; June 2018.

Local elected officials this week filed an application for a zoning …

City Council member Carlina Rivera with Council Speaker Corey Johnson.

Rivera Votes “Yes” on Tech Hub at Committee, Says Negotiations Are Continuing

The proposed Union Square Tech Training Center took a big step forward Thursday, as the City Council’s Subcommittee on Zoning & Franchises gave its approval. …

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Historic Ideal Hosiery Building, 339 Grand St., Put Up For Sale

A 186-year-old Federal row house, 339 Grand St., just hit the market. The three-and-a-half story property, a city landmark, is the longtime home of Ideal Hosiery, which has been located on the southwest corner of Grand and Ludlow streets since about 1965. …

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Rivington House Vigil Set For Aug. 8

The local organization, Neighbors to Save Rivington House, is planning a vigil — “Hands Around Our House” — for Wednesday, Aug. 8.

Developers are …

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Someone Really Doesn’t Like This “Illegal Hotel” Mural on First Street

A mural in First Street Green Art Park taking aim at illegal hotel operators has been vandalized for a second time since local residents began creating it in early May. …

Photo by Joel Raskin.

Target Says It’s Sorry If Some People Were Offended By CBGB Replica

Target was obviously hoping the whole neighborhood would be talking about its new outpost on East 14th Street. …

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Block Party Celebrates “Past, Present, Future” of SPURA

By the fall, the first phase of the Essex Crossing project in the former Seward Park Urban Renewal Area (SPURA) will be mostly completed. …

Rendering shows Two Bridges waterfront with several proposed large-scale buildings. Credit: SHoP Architects.

Developers, Locals Face Off at CB3 Tonight Over Two Bridges Mega-Towers

The battle for Two Bridges returns to Community Board 3 tonight. …