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668′ on Amsterdam Avenue?

668′ on Amsterdam Avenue?

Hundreds of Upper West Siders flocked to a Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, May 3, to learn about plans to develop the tallest building in Manhattan north of 60th Street - right here on the Upper West Side - at 200 Amsterdam Avenue.  Zoning consultant George Janes...

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Best Manhattan Prices Per Foot!

Best Manhattan Prices Per Foot!

Quarter two revealed some of the highest prices on record for Manhattan condos and coops: $1,759 per SQUARE foot.  Now, imagine for a moment how many more of those square feet  would be available if a developer could scale up multiple extra stories laden with such...

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DIY: How to Hunt a Gargoyle

DIY: How to Hunt a Gargoyle

John Freeman Gill, author of "The Gargoyle Hunters" shared secrets of the trade with a full house at last night's wonderfully engaging reading. Tip #1: Work from the inside out. Tip #2: Grab a copy of this fabulous book!!

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Harlem & The Future

HARLEM & THE FUTURE: Preserving Culture & Sustaining Historic Character in  a Changing Environment Day-Long Conference on Harlem's Resilience   SATURDAY, April 29th, 9am-5pm The City College of New York: Spitzer School of Architecture 141 Convent Ave. at 135th Street...

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On April 19, 2017 – the 52nd anniversary to the day of the official signing of New York’s pioneering Landmarks Law of 1965 – LW! President Kate Wood gave a talk to nearly 200 members of the National Arts Club and guests on the past, present, and future of landmarks...

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Crain’s Reveals Gerrymandered Zoning Lot

Crain’s Reveals Gerrymandered Zoning Lot

Rare tower set to rise on Upper West Side: Developers of 200 Amsterdam Ave. stitched together far-flung parcels to add air rights Joe Anuta City zoning restrictions make it extremely difficult to build high-rise apartment towers on the Upper West Side. But with some...

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West End Walk Wows Westsiders

West End Walk Wows Westsiders

After days of rain, the sun broke through last Sunday, creating perfect conditions for a Landmark West! tour of the far Westside. Guide Gil Tauber, loaded with historic tales and tidbits, took a capacity crowd along parts of the West End Avenue and Riverside Drive...

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