Tag: Soho

Soho and Artist-In-Residence are back in the news, oddly

“hunting”? “harassing” really??I found this headline from DNAInfo Tuesday rather bizarre, Group Hunts Non-Artists Wrongly Living in SoHo and NoHo Lofts, and the article only slightly less so. It sounds as though some folks are targeting undocumented immigrants residents; in

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primitive loft at 16 Crosby Street sells above ask under $900/ft

was it the (lack of) maintenance?The “2,700 sq ft” Manhattan loft #2F at 16 Crosby Street was available for only a short time, coming to market on July 15 at $2.35mm, going to contract by August 8, and closing on

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political response to Soho artist +/or zoning 'problem'?

how grassy are your roots?I attended the community meeting in Soho last night previewed (briefly) in yesterday’s New York Post, along with (I estimate) 250 to 300 others. Before seeing notices for this meeting, I had not heard of the

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short One York v. tall tower / NY Post offers part of the (temporary) sculpture garden story

we’ve been here before (recently)Today’s NY Post residential real estate section has two pieces of interest to Manhattan loft aficionados by Max Gross. One is a love note to the southernmost blocks in Soho, with recaps of hotels, condo development

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what is the opposite of Soho?

this post is not about Soho (much), though it does involve Soho artistsAfter playing in the Soho artist-in-residence/real estate sandbox yesterday and again on Saturday, Manhattan Loft Guy takes a break to hit a town in Texas that might just

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it is impossible to prove that the Soho artist in residence regulations are a resale problem unless 'victims' come forward

number crunching cannot get you thereOne way to look at how different people talk about A.I.R. in Soho is whether they think it is “a problem” or whether they think it is like white noise (always present, more or less,

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it is impossible to prove that the Soho artist in residence regulations are a resale problem unless 'victims' come forward

number crunching cannot get you thereOne way to look at how different people talk about A.I.R. in Soho is whether they think it is “a problem” or whether they think it is like white noise (always present, more or less,

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is renter protection the thorniest (and separable) piece of the Soho artist in residence puzzle?

[update: I added some more to the mix with my March 7, it is impossible to prove that the Soho artist in residence regulations are a resale problem unless ‘victims’ come forward] once more into the breachIt has been quite

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is renter protection the thorniest (and separable) piece of the Soho artist in residence puzzle?

[update: I added some more to the mix with my March 7, it is impossible to prove that the Soho artist in residence regulations are a resale problem unless ‘victims’ come forward] once more into the breachIt has been quite

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505 Greenwich Street loft is up 8% since 2004, down 12% since 2006

in which it is better to have been the first owner than the secondEven if I had an easy way to search price histories for Manhattan lofts I don’t think I would find one quite like the zigging and zagging

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