2 Pike Street

Here’s a Very Different Look at the 14-Story Commercial Condo Coming to Pike and East Broadway

Posted April 24, 2017 at 5:10 am

Some serious height is coming to a bustling corner of East Broadway in Chinatown. The former home of a Mobil gas station, 2 Pike Street – nay, rebranded as 100 East Broadway – will soon be reincarnated as fourteen stories (180 feet) of glassy commercial condos (“boutique office condominium”). The single level convenience store of […]

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CB3 Condemns Yep Tour, Calls on City to Reverse Pike Street Bus Permit

Posted April 7, 2017 at 5:00 am

Spare the rod, spoil Yep Tour. That seems to be what’s happening. Yep Tour, one of the worst bus operators in Chinatown, was awarded a six-month bus stop on Pike Street last month. The community, for its part, feels betrayed by the city’s decision to exercise this “nuclear option,” and this week’s Transportation subcommittee meeting […]

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14-Story Office Building Ready to Rise from Vacant Pike Street Gas Station

Posted June 2, 2016 at 5:16 am

The long-vacant Mobil gas station at 2 Pike Street is history. The one-story structure was demolished within a matter of days last November, clearing the way for its primary payload. Namely, a new fourteen-story commercial office building. However, the site remained dormant in the intervening six months, and didn’t reactivate until over the holiday weekend. […]

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Demolition Approved for Pike Street Gas Station Ahead of New 14-Story Office Tower

Posted November 2, 2015 at 5:13 am

Up goes the fence. For the first time since the Mobil gas station closed six years ago, there is real activity to report at 2 Pike Street. The plywood boards took up residence along the perimeter of the vacant lot last week. Get ready for more construction woes. As previously mentioned, the 9,800 square-foot (overgrown) […]

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First Look at the 14-Story Office Tower Coming to Vacant Pike Street Gas Station

Posted August 18, 2015 at 5:12 am

Long a symbol of the economic downturn, the abandoned Mobil gas station at 2 Pike Street (aka 100 East Broadway) is primed for new development. As reported, the 9,800 square-foot (overgrown) parcel sold this past April for an eye-popping $18.75 million. Developer Shing Wah Yeung of Yeung Real Estate Development was the buyer, and intends to […]

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Vacant Mobil Gas Station on Pike Street Sells for $18.75M; 13-Story Office Tower Coming Soon

Posted April 7, 2015 at 5:00 am

The trend of developers guzzling gas stations continues today with news of another loss. Indeed, the long-vacant Mobil gas station at Pike Street and East Broadway finally fetched its due. The Daily News reports today that the former Chinatown gas station at 2 Pike Street – considered a viable development opportunity for many moons – just […]

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Yo! Bus Curbside Expansion Denied by CB3

Posted October 1, 2013 at 6:09 am

Yo! Bus applied last month to expand its curbside pickup service on Pike Street, but Community Board 3 was not convinced.

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Yo Bus Seeking to Expand Curbside Operation on Pike Street

Last modified February 13, 2015 at 8:04 am

In business since March, Yo Bus has virtually taken over the entire concrete island outside the former Mobil station at 2 Pike Street.

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Yo! Bus Gains Community Board 3 Support for New Pike Street Stop

Last modified November 15, 2012 at 7:36 am

Bus stop coming. After accepting defeat by the hands of Seward Park in late September, Greyhound-Peter Pan brass returned to the CB3 transportation subcommittee last night with tail firmly between proverbial legs.

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