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For $3.85M, You Can Live in the Cast-Iron ‘Grand Street Museum’ Building

Posted October 14, 2014 at 6:04 am

When 345 Grand Street was erected in 1887, its function was strictly entertainment. “The Grand,” as it became known, hosted five floors of circus-like attractions, from theater to museums of curiosities, and even a menagerie. (A dancehall and rumored brothel also occupied the premises decades later) 127 years on, this cast-iron landmark is the “Grand […]

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Foley Gallery Space on Allen Street is Up for Grabs

Posted August 15, 2014 at 6:09 am

For the second time in a year, a leasing sign now tops the storefront of 97 Allen Street. The new banner arrived last month, and marks the end of the line at this address for the Foley Gallery. Another Chelsea transplant in our area, this particular showroom debuted in 2012. A quick perusal of real […]

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Marly Building Supply Store on Delancey is Now for Rent

Posted August 15, 2014 at 5:26 am

It’s one of a kind on Delancey, and now closure is imminent. The Marly 3 Building Supply outpost at the southwest corner of Eldridge Street is now an availability. A sole leasing sign currently holds court over the gargantuan multi-store space. Based in Brooklyn, the commercial standby is a utilitarian neighborhood hardware store and lumber […]

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Landmarked 339 Grand Street Back on the Market for $6M

Posted August 11, 2014 at 6:03 am

Longtime owners of Ideal Hosiery – the Auerbach family – are apparently still looking to divest their landmark property on the Lower East Side. Precisely around this time last year, we caught wind that 339 Grand Street was placed on the open market. Red flags were raised across the community, as this structure is one […]

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Destabilized 255 East Houston is Back on the Market for $36M

Posted June 5, 2014 at 5:05 am

255 East Houston (aka 171 Suffolk Street) has been on life support since early 2010, when demolition of the adjacent building destabilized the structure. The damage ultimately compromised the safety of those within, namely the Action for Progress day care center, which was forced to vacate the premises. Other than being listed for sale in […]

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Avalon Chrystie Complex Under Contract for $400M

Posted May 29, 2014 at 10:11 am

One of the three Avalon motherships on the Lower East Side is under contract. Ashkenazy Acquisition Corp. apparently inked a deal to purchase the Avalon Chrystie for just under $400 million, reports the New York Post. The sale includes the residential component (361 total units), the 72,300 square-foot Whole Foods (whose lease expires in 2028), […]

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Retail Space at 18 Orchard Street Asking for $3.6M

Posted May 13, 2014 at 6:13 am

It’s pretty much given that any new Lower East Side real estate listings will boast proximity to the Essex Crossing as a primo selling point. Even if that’s not really the case. Like this one for the ground level condo unit at 18 Orchard Street, currently an electrical office in “gallery row.” According to Loopnet, […]

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And How Do You Feel About the Demise of Pearl Paint?

Last modified April 25, 2014 at 10:22 am

The following is a guest post written by Terri Ciccone. Pearl Paint has closed its red doors for the final time, ending an 80-year legacy as a unique resource and community for artists. The discount art supply store spent 80 years in the neighborhood, 50 of which at 308 Canal Street (it opened in 1933 […]

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Own a Piece of the Ludlow Residence Eyesore for $220K

Posted April 23, 2014 at 6:00 am

Has it really been two years since our last post about the Ludlow Residence dorm at 101 Ludlow? Okay, onward. If you fancy a piece of the beige penitentiary, the opportune moment has arrived. The narrow, 800 square-foot commercial unit near the dorm entrance – currently home to the Hummus Shop – is now on […]

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115 Allen Street Penthouse Returns to Market for $4.4M

Posted March 31, 2014 at 6:02 am

It’s easily one of the ugliest rooftop additions across the Lower East Side, constructed back in 2004. But inside that corrugated gray Lego piece atop 115 Allen Street is a rather desirable penthouse pad. A unique four-bedroom duplex. Only problem is, owner-developer Seth Tapper has been trying to unload the property for years without success. […]

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