Attorney Street

Alicia Keys Spotted Filming Levi’s Commercial Outside Parkside Lounge

Posted November 23, 2015 at 10:29 am

For Alicia Keys, the concrete jungle where dreams are made is apparently on the Lower East Side. The multiplatinum, Grammy-winning artist was spotted outside Parkside Lounge on Saturday evening posing for cameras. Being a current spokesperson for Levi’s, Alicia Keys was busy filming a commercial for the brand. Boogie reader FP sent along the above […]

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85 Attorney Street Adds Two Floors in Luxury Conversion

Posted September 18, 2015 at 5:18 am

​The skyline of Attorney Street has been elevated, thanks to an ongoing development down by the Williamsburg Bridge. Rooftop ironwork is now visible above the canopy of low-rise tenements below. It’s a 75-foot vertical extension to 85 Attorney Street. The luxury conversion of the century-old factory building is years in the making. Plans for the […]

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6-Story Condo Atop Former Sin-é Rock Club on Attorney Street is Proceeding

Posted September 15, 2015 at 5:00 am

The former Sin-é rock club on Attorney Street is going shi-shi. Demolition permits were issued around this time last year, but zero activity transpired in the interim. Behind the scenes, however, the developer spent the time refining the project plans for the Department of Buildings. Disapproval was the status for months, but the proverbial green-light […]

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Long-Vacant Attorney Street Lot to Receive 8-Story Residential Payload

Last modified July 23, 2017 at 9:48 pm

The vacant lot at 91 Attorney Street has been inactive ever since the two-story brick remains onsite were completely razed in 2009. During the interim, locals took to some guerrilla gardening, growing vegetables and the like. There was also digging for foundation support behind 88 Clinton Street. Now the parcel is set for certain re-development. […]

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Former Sin-é Rock Club on Attorney Street Will Become 6-Story Condo Development

Last modified January 7, 2015 at 9:27 am

Attorney Street is no longer the commercial “district” it once was. Within the last decade, the old school working class character of the block has upscaled considerably. At least on the upper reaches close to East Houston. One of the later businesses to attract attention to the block was rock club Sin-é, which shut down […]

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Squadron to Host ‘Tenant Town Hall’ Meeting Tomorrow Night

Posted December 1, 2014 at 9:34 am

State Senator Daniel Squadron is hosting a Town Hall meeting tomorrow night, in which a panel will shed a little light on the recent rent laws headed for the upcoming Albany session. The city’s rent stabilization regulations are set to expire this June, and the political battle between tenant rights organizations, landlords, as well as the internal tug-of-war […]

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More Renderings Revealed for Glitzy 155 Attorney Street [PHOTOS]

Posted November 26, 2014 at 6:00 am

With ongoing construction at the project site of 155 Attorney Street, the PR muscle behind its birth is beginning to flex. Studio V Architecture, the designer of record for the property, shared some updated renderings illustrating the future of the block. Basically, lots of glass and rooftop amenities (let’s not forget the well-dressed scalies). Get ready […]

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Twin Developments on Attorney Street Yield After-Hours Work at 2:30 AM, Neighbors Allege

Posted October 8, 2014 at 9:23 am

We’ve been in touch with a number of residents the last couple weeks about the ongoing construction on Attorney Street. At the moment, there are two condo projects underway on the commercial stretch between East Houston and Stanton. Numbers 155 and 164, which are across the street from each other. Both are allegedly taking advantage […]

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Factory Building at 85 Attorney Street Converted to Residential; 2-Floor Extension is Happening

Posted September 9, 2014 at 6:00 am

The long-abandoned factory at 85 Attorney Street is finally seeing its own upscale conversion. Its graduation to the big leagues is many years in the making, though. In fact, we first started hearing chatter about changes here back in 2011, right around the time permits were filed with the DOB for a vertical extension. Well, the […]

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7-Story Luxury Rentals at 155 Attorney Street Will Look Like This

Last modified August 22, 2014 at 5:21 pm

Behold, the first rendering of the new 155 Attorney Street. This incoming seven-story luxury rental building is germinating on the site previously occupied by the Plantains Wholesale Beer warehouse. The image does its best to hide the very commercial nature of this sleepy block. Midtown Equities, which actually acquired Soho House last year, purchased 155 […]

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