The Real Deal New York

Neighborhood Dive: A Renaissance is coming to East Harlem

Development and gentrification ramps up in the area

April 23, 2015 11:30AM
By Kerry Murtha

1800 Park Avenue in Harlem

1800 Park Avenue in Harlem (Credit: ODA New York)

From the April issue: East Harlem, also called Spanish Harlem and El Barrio, has struggled over the years with just about every conceivable quality-of-life measure. But things are changing for this neighborhood on the northeastern corner of Manhattan. [more]