Tag: Lower East Side

$146/ft for a “minimal” “gut” renovation of Orchard Street loft featured in the New York Times

loving the people who love Manhattan lofts, and the lofts they love Did you see the On Location feature in today’s Home & Garden Section of the New York Times? If you did, I hope it made you smile. Here’s

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caution: use 75 Ludlow Street loft sale as a comp at your own risk

check the dates and namesTechnically, there has been a single resale at this 2008 new development, with the “1,646 sq ft” Manhattan loft #4A at 75 Ludlow Street having sold last month for $1.6mm. The prior sales here were by

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Jesuits adapt to Lower East Side gentrification by moving; will lofts follow?

2 things dear to my heartI missed this piece in yesterday’s NY Times (h/t The Real Deal): Lower East Side Has Less to Offer Jesuits Who Teach the Poor. Manhattan Loft Guy is Jesuit educated, I am in close contact

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loft pioneering as late as 1998 / 62 Orchard St NY Times

  story + back story from the Lower East Side Fascinating article in Sunday’s Habitats section of the NY Times real estate section about a California couple who found “exactly the vision of what we thought a New York City

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gimme a B at 7 Essex / 7B is new, 6B and 8B might be going

  one good price leads to… I talked about a new (in 2003) loft building outside the classic Manhattan loft neighborhoods when I featured open houses off the beaten (loft) track / 454 W 46 + 430 E 10 +

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