The Wrap: The reason behind shuttered Village storefronts, real-life “Wolf of Wall Street” character chops price of townhouse … and more

May 26, 2015 12:20PM

1. A real-life “Wolf of Wall Street” character can’t seem to sell his Tribeca townhouse, chops price to $38.5 million [Business Insider]

2. East Village residents wary of new rooftop on landmarked building [DNAinfo]

3. The reason behind those shuttered storefronts in the Village [New Yorker]

4. The world’s biggest hotel is set to come to Mecca [The Guardian]

5. New renderings of 15 East 30th Street unveiled [NY YIMBY]

6. Trying to find the owner of London’s biggest mansion [New Yorker]

7. In a changing borough, Brooklyn shops are closing [NYT]

8. Crown Heights residents saw their rent doubled last year [Gothamist]

— Claire Moses