Category Archives: New Developments

“Big U” Project to Protect New York City While Adding Public Space and Beauty to the City

Last month, a plan to build a 10-mile barrier around New York received $355 in federal funding. Referred to as the “Big U,” the proposed barrier will defend the city against floods while also serving as public parkland ad gardens … Continue reading

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Lower Manhattan Gets New Life with Condo Development Plans

After the housing market crash in 2008, developers and lenders delayed many of their plans to build and finance condos in certain parts of Manhattan. This was particularly true in the lower Manhattan area below Chambers Street. With $1 billion … Continue reading

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Two Major Shopping Complexes Soon to Open in Manhattan

While Manhattan is known for the small boutiques that line its streets, Lower Manhattan will soon be home to two large retail centers boasting more than one hundred stores. One of these retail centers, the World Trade Center retail complex, … Continue reading

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Spa Castle to Open Facilities in Manhattan

With a current facility located in College Point in Queens, the popular Spa Castle has announced plans to build a sister facility in Manhattan that will be known as Spa Castle Premier. The 38,000 square foot facility will be located … Continue reading

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New Posh Potties Soon to Hit Manhattan

A New York firm founded by a man named Wayne Parks may soon change the way we look at using the bathroom in Manhattan. According to recent reports, the firm plans to construct exclusive luxury toilet complex in Midtown. These … Continue reading

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Manhattan Luxury Apartment Prices Continue to Rise

Luxury apartment owners in Manhattan are listing a record number of properties for sale lately, with many testing the upper limits of what buyers are willing to pay. As a number of record-shattering deals are made throughout the borough, even … Continue reading

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Units Still Available at 99 John Deco Lofts

Sales are going strong for the recently developed 99 John Deco Lofts. Situated in the heart of the Financial District, these spacious condominiums feature modern amenities and a classic limestone and granite exterior that integrates beautifully into the downtown atmosphere. … Continue reading

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160 East 22nd Luxury Condos in Gramercy Park

Gramercy Park has long been one of Manhattan’s most luxurious and prestigious neighborhoods.  The focal point of the area is the lush gated park, and old brownstones and mansions lend these streets beauty and sophistication.  The luxury condos at 160 … Continue reading

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Top New Construction Rental Buildings in Manhattan

In the past several years, the construction boom in New York City has brought with it a wealth of luxury rental buildings.  These buildings feature upscale amenities, a variety of services, and innovative design.  Here’s a look at the top … Continue reading

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NYC Developers Hang Hopes on Condo Construction

Developers in New York City, anxious to recover from the country’s years-long economic and housing slump, have turned to condo projects to beef up their bottom line.  The lack of new construction paired with the high demand that has been … Continue reading

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