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Lower East Side


57 Orchard Street

Revealed: 57 Orchard Street, 15-Story Tower Coming to the Lower East Side

While escalating prices are a bad thing, zoning limitations and historic districts are quickly turning the Lower East Side into one of the only parts of New York City where attractive and occasionally avant-garde architecture is legitimately feasible. YIMBY can now reveal the design for one of the neighborhood’s dwindling number of development sites, at 57 Orchard Street, where DXA Studio is designing a 15-story condominium tower.

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Sheldon Silver

Imagining a New York Without Shelly

The “days since a New York state legislator has been indicted” clock was reset to zero yesterday, as Sheldon Silver, the powerful Democratic state assembly speaker, was taken away in handcuffs. It has yet to…

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173 Chrystie Street

Permits Filed: 173 Chrystie Street

The first filings are up for yet another ODA-designed building coming to the Lower East Side, this time at 173 Chrystie Street. The block is a familiar one for the firm, and they have another project…

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215 Chrystie Street

Revealed: 215 Chrystie Street

A tipster sent along the first rendering of 215 Chrystie Street on the Lower East Side, which is being developed by Ian Schrager and The Witkoff Group. Yesterday, The New York Post reported that Herzog…

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141 Bowery

Permits Filed: 141 Bowery

The first permits are up for a new mixed-use building at 141 Bowery; the site’s developer is Patrick Wu of Global Joint Venture, Inc., and the architect of record is Raymond Chan. 141 Bowery will…

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185-191 Bowery

YIMBY Today

185-191 Bowery [Bowery Boogie]: A CitizenM Hotel at 185-191 Bowery has been approved by the DoB, and a 19-story, 219-foot building will soon on-site. An early rendering of the 300-room, nearly 80,000 square-foot building, shows a huge…

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215 Chrystie Street

YIMBY Today

215 Chrystie Street [Bowery Boogie]: Ian Schrager’s mixed-use project at 215 Chrystie Street is finally seeing action. A green plywood fence has been erected in addition to an on-site rendering revealing the glassy, 28-story tower. With a…

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250 South Street

Permits Filed: 250 South Street

The first permits are up for Extell’s new development at 250 South Street, which also has an address at 227 Cherry Street; the building will replace a Pathmark supermarket on an under-utilized lot. Adamson Associates…

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