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Benenson, Mack may have to eat “extraordinary construction costs” at East Village site after all

Benenson, Mack may have to eat “extraordinary construction costs” at East Village site after all

Benenson Capital Partners and Mack Real Estate have again backtracked on plans to develop an East Village site. After complaining that $4.6 million worth...

Benenson, Mack may have to eat “extraordinary construction costs” at East Village site after all
11 Jane Street

Minskoff files plans for townhouses, apartment building on Jane Street

In a move that’s sure to provoke reaction one way or another, Minskoff Equities is planning to develop two...

Minskoff files plans for townhouses, apartment building on Jane Street
REBNY landmarking report a “false correlation”: researcher

REBNY landmarking report a “false correlation”: researcher

UPDATED, 5:30 p.m., Sept. 15: The war over a City Council bill that would put a timeline on the city’s...

REBNY landmarking report a “false correlation”: researcher
Owners getting tipped off about landmarking plans: report

Owners getting tipped off about landmarking plans: report

A pro-preservation group is urging the city to stop giving landlords advanced notice that their building is being considered...

Owners getting tipped off about landmarking plans: report
Equinox sign at 97 Greenwich Avenue

Equinox billboard raises hackles of Greenwich Village watchdog

Greenwich Village residents aren’t happy about a three-story Equinox billboard splashed across the side of their 97 Greenwich Avenue...

Equinox billboard raises hackles of Greenwich Village watchdog
From left: Harvey Epstein, Michael McKee, Katy Bordonaro, Andrew Berman (speaking) and Robert Martin (Credit: GVHP)

Preservationists lambast REBNY affordable housing data

UPDATED, 6:30 p.m., Oct. 28: A group of affordable housing, neighborhood and preservation advocates lashed out at the Real...

Preservationists lambast REBNY affordable housing data
Hudson Square

City Council panels OK Hudson Square rezoning

Hudson Square moved a step closer today to getting more new housing when two City Council committees approved a...

City Council panels OK Hudson Square rezoning
From left: 59 East 2nd Street and 32 Second Avenue (buildings credit: PropertyShark)

East Village–Lower East Side Historic District approved by Landmarks

The Landmarks Preservation Commission today approved slightly modified version of the East Village/Lower East Side Historic District, according to...

East Village–Lower East Side Historic District approved by Landmarks
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City Planning allows for residential development in Hudson Square

The Department of City Planning today certified a rezoning proposal for the Hudson Square neighborhood that paves the way...

City Planning allows for residential development in Hudson Square
Greenwich Village preservationists, opponents of NYU expansion, register as lobbyists

Greenwich Village preservationists, opponents of NYU expansion, register as lobbyists

One of the most vocal opponents to New York University’s 2 million square foot expansion plans, the non-profit Greenwich...

Greenwich Village preservationists, opponents of NYU expansion, register as lobbyists
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