The Real Deal New York

Upper East Side undergoing resi building boom

With the Second Ave. subway finally coming due, TRD maps out all projects that timed it right
By E.B Solomont | January 04, 2016 09:30AM

From the December issue: For years, the promise of a Second Avenue subway line has tantalized residential developers who have been hungrily eying the stretch of The Upper East Side Between Third Avenue and the East River.

With the first phase of the new line — which will run between 63rd and 96th streets — set to open in late 2016, a wave of new condos are being constructed in the hopes of luring new residents to this often overlooked submarket. [more]