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The Top 10 preservation fights of 2018
December 23, 2018 02:00PM
JP Morgan’s new headquarters, the renovations to 550 Madison and rule changes at the Landmarks Preservation Commission were among the top preservation battles of...
The Strand’s building could become an official landmark despite owner’s opposition
December 08, 2018 02:00PM
Landmarking is often seen as way of honoring important buildings, and a defense against excessive development. But what if preserving a building comes at...
550 Madison is now a landmark
August 01, 2018 03:30PM
The Landmarks Preservation Commission designated the exterior of 550 Madison Avenue a landmark. “This is the building that established postmodernism as a legitimate architectural...
Beyer Blinder Belle exec Fred Bland to serve as interim Landmarks chair
June 04, 2018 10:30AM
Fred Bland will take over as the interim chair of the Landmarks Preservation Commission until a new chair is appointed. Bland will conduct the...
Developers, good luck trying to go all out in Central Harlem
May 30, 2018 11:30AM
The Landmarks Preservation Commission voted unanimously Tuesday to create a new historic district between Lenox Avenue and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard and between...
City declines to landmark church in Flatbush, clearing way for demolition
April 30, 2018 03:20PM
The city’s Landmarks Preservation Commission has decided not to landmark the Baptist Church of the Redeemer in Flatbush/Ditmas Park, giving the owners a clear...
The head of Landmarks is resigning
April 19, 2018 05:00PM
Meenakshi Srinivasan, the head of the Landmarks Preservation Commission, will resign and transfer to the private sector, City Hall confirmed Thursday. Appointed by Mayor...
Preservationists seek to stop changes to landmarking process
April 19, 2018 12:20PM
Preservationists aren’t happy with a proposed rule change that would allow more applications to go through the Landmarks Preservation Commission without a public hearing....
Landmarks says 29-story Clinton Hill tower can rise next to historic church
March 14, 2018 02:20PM
Hope Street Capital’s prayers have been answered. The company received approval on Tuesday from the Landmarks Preservation Commission to build its 29-story residential project...
James NoMad hotel and Emmet Building are NYC’s newest landmarks
March 06, 2018 06:00PM
The newest landmarks in New York City are a pair of buildings in NoMad located right across the street from each other: the Emmet...
St. Patrick’s Cathedral making first moves toward selling air rights
February 22, 2018 03:55PM
The Archdiocese of New York is moving forward with plans to sell a trove of air rights from St. Patrick’s Cathedral following last year’s...
Landmarks approves Hidrock’s restoration plans for site next to Park Slope cinema
January 16, 2018 04:30PM
The Landmarks Preservation Commission has approved Hidrock Properties’ plans for their Park Slope site next to the closed Pavilion cinema following years of controversy...
Walt Whitman’s BK house not worthy of landmark status, city says
December 18, 2017 02:20PM
Famed poet Walt Whitman may have spent some time in Brooklyn, but the city has ruled it wasn’t enough time to make his house...
Landmarks signs off on UAL’s office development in Soho
December 12, 2017 05:30PM
It took two tries, but an office building planned for Soho can now move forward with the city’s blessing. The Landmarks Preservation Commission approved...
Two age-old homes on City Island are
November 28, 2017 03:00PM
A pair of historic City Island houses are now officially landmarks. The city’s Landmarks Preservation Commission announced on Tuesday that it had designated the...
Sony Building might get landmarked
November 28, 2017 01:55PM
Preservationists who oppose the Sony Building’s planned $300 million renovation took a step forward in their bid to have the tower landmarked. The city’s...
LPC approves the redevelopment of
Paul Robeson Theatre
October 18, 2017 01:10PM
The Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the redevelopment of the Paul Robeson Theatre, a now-closed performance space at a church in Fort Greene. The building...
Effort to landmark site of planned 40-story NoMad tower shot down
August 16, 2017 03:30PM
Landmarks Preservation Commission shot down an effort by elected officials and preservationists to landmark a building in NoMad that Cottonwood Management plans to tear...
Landmarks approves changes at
Sean Parker’s Village pad
May 03, 2017 10:15AM
The Landmarks Preservation Commission on Tuesday gave the green light for planned changes to tech billionaire Sean Parker’s Greenwich Village row house. The changes...
Landmarks OKs Waldorf condo conversion
April 26, 2017 05:15PM
Anbang Insurance Group’s plan to turn the Waldorf Astoria hotel into condominiums received the green light from the Landmarks Preservation Commission this week. Most...
Former HUD secretary buys Boerum Hill carriage house
Knotel expands in Manhattan with a new lease at 61 Broadway
Co-working firm Industrious signs three Manhattan leases
Former KKR exec sells Soho condo at a loss
Parkoff Organization closes on 6-building multifamily portfolio
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