139 Ludlow Street

There was a Kitchen Fire at the Ludlow House Last Night

Posted March 25, 2018 at 8:09 am

Ludlow House is on the precipice of celebrating its second birthday on the Lower East Side. En fuego. There was a fire yesterday evening inside the trendy social club. Smoke could be seen billowing from the rooftop of 139 Ludlow Street. Firefighters briefly sealed off the street to battle the blaze, and quickly had everything […]

Ludlow House Patron Found Dead of Suspected Heroin Overdose Friday Night

Last modified March 28, 2017 at 11:11 pm

A patron of Ludlow House – the Lower East Side version of Soho House at 139 Ludlow – was found dead Friday night of an alleged heroin overdose. The 31-year-old male reportedly overdosed in the third-floor bathroom of the members-only club at about 11:30pm. Sources tell us he was found unconscious in the fetal position with […]

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Former Ludlow Street Funeral Home Sells its 76-Year-Old Brooklyn HQ for $6.8M

Posted November 11, 2016 at 5:06 am

The Nieberg Midwood Chapel, whose original headquarters now serves the upper crust on Ludlow Street, just sold off its flagship property in Brooklyn. According to the Commercial Observer, the nearly eighty-year-old mortuary cashed in on its valuable air rights, and sold the 10,750-square-foot property for $6.8 million. The company has since reopened at Kehila Chapels’ building at 60 […]

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Entering the ‘Douche Zone’ Outside Soho House on Ludlow Street

Posted July 15, 2016 at 5:12 am

For about an hour Wednesday night, the Soho House on Ludlow Street was pranked. All it took was a little bit of sidewalk chalk and a pair of insults. An anonymous prankster tagged the concrete on either side of 139 Ludlow Street with two warning messages. Heading north – “warning, bullshit zone ahead.” And heading […]

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Soho House Opens its LES ‘Ludlow House’ Today at Noon

Posted May 23, 2016 at 5:11 am

Word on the street is that Soho House will open its Ludlow Street branch today at noon. New members will gain access to the premises at that time. The inaugural had been pushed back from a target earlier this month. Good luck. The debut of Ludlow House comes after a final construction push over the […]

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Rumor: Soho House Acquires Comfort Inn at 136 Ludlow for $16M

Posted May 19, 2016 at 5:00 am

Soho House is making a huge splash on the Lower East Side. The high-end members only club muscled its way onto Ludlow Street, purchased the former Nieberg Funeral Home (#139), then made sure it wasn’t landmarked by the city. Current plans are to open the swanky spot – named Ludlow House – by the end […]

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Soho House Pushes Back Opening of ‘Ludlow House’ to End of Month

Posted May 2, 2016 at 5:00 am

Soho House is firing on all cylinders to complete the job on its Lower East Side outpost. There’s been a flurry of activity at 139 Ludlow Street – the Ludlow House – the last few weeks in order to reach the finish line, including sidewalk replacement, contractors pacing to and fro, and enormous curbside trash […]

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An Unobstructed View of the New Soho House on Ludlow Street

Last modified March 24, 2016 at 5:24 pm

The Ludlow Street iteration of Soho House has been de-cloaked. Scaffolding was fully deposed from the facade of 139 Ludlow last week. This is your first unobstructed look at the ground floor and rooftop of the new Ludlow House, slated to open later this spring. Though, you wouldn’t think it peering through those windows or […]

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Get Acquainted with the New Ludlow House, Opening this Spring on Ludlow Street [PHOTOS]

Posted March 7, 2016 at 5:12 am

More than three years since plans first surfaced, the former Nieberg Funeral home at 139 Ludlow Street is on the precipice of glamorous resurrection. Into a high-end members only club. Yes, SoHo House is still several weeks from debuting on the Lower East Side, but more details are now coming to light. The Ludlow House, […]

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Here’s Your First Look at the New Ludlow House Rooftop [PHOTOS]

Posted January 8, 2016 at 5:00 am

​The exterior renderings of the forthcoming Ludlow House have finally come to life. Behold, the new rooftop “conservatory” atop 139 Ludlow Street, the second Soho House location in Manhattan. A Boogie reader sends us these compelling images which show the extent of the building modifications here. An additional floor capped with triangular glass enclosure. Two […]

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