The private developers who closed yesterday on the former Taystee Bakery Complex in west Harlem plan to break ground by next summer on a large commercial and industrial space that will house businesses from creative industries, a New York State Economic Development Corporation spokesperson told The Real Deal. Taystee Create LLC, a newly formed partnership affiliated with developer Janus Partners LLC and Monadnock Construction, are calling the redevelopment project CREATE @ Harlem Green. [more]
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The city’s Economic Development Corporation is seeking ideas for how best to develop a Harlem site that could bring to the neighborhood some 85,000 square feet of residential, community and retail space.
The 13,500-square-foot site, where there is currently a BP gas station, is situated at 2040 Frederick Douglas Boulevard, at the northwest corner of Central Park. The EDC has put forth a request for expressions of interest (RFEI) for the property, which the agency hopes will be “transformed into a new residential or community facility space that could complement the existing neighborhood,” an EDC spokesperson said. [more]