Month: September 2014

More Suburban Creep into NYC

If a thief were to break into an apartment in a doorman building, what would he steal? The flat TV is bolted to the wall, and costs $1000 to purchase new.  One can watch TV on a computer or phone, anyway.  The …

A Review of the Greenwich Lane Condominium Development

(by Elaine Ely) The Greenwich Lane, a new development collection of five buildings and five townhouses soon to encompass half a West Village block, aims to satisfy everyone, with new construction interspersed with restored Prewar buildings, even saving Prewar facades, if little …

Want to Run to Citi Field?

The US Open usually means two things: first, a heat wave surely will be upon New York City, and second, summer is over.  This year, the US Open came and went with almost entirely pleasant weather, a shocker for August and early September.  That …