145 Ludlow Street

‘F45 Training’ to Open New Hell Square Studio this Weekend

Posted May 2, 2018 at 5:00 am

It’s been five months since a posh new training gym began teasing Hell Square. Now, the Australia-based F45 Training is days from debuting at 145 Ludlow Street. The forthcoming 4,000 square-foot workout space launches this weekend (May 5). This is the second such studio to open in the city, with another seven reportedly in the […]

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‘F45 Training’ Teases New Gym at Newish 145 Ludlow Condo Development

Posted November 15, 2017 at 5:17 am

In the year since its completion, the Hell Square luxury condo at 145 Ludlow Street has been without a commercial tenant. Sitting vacant until the right deep-pocketed business came along willing to pay the rent. None other than a boutique gym, actually. A new franchise location of the F45 Training brand just signed a lease […]

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145 Ludlow Street Goes Nondo, Pitching a Penthouse at $16.5K

Posted October 25, 2016 at 5:14 am

For the first time in more than a decade, there is a building sitting at 145 Ludlow Street. Not for artists, though. You need some serious coin to live here. The luxury residence was conceived and constructed as condos, but the owner reportedly decided to go rental instead. The marketing copy is quick to remind […]

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3 Years Later, New Luxury Apartments in 145 Ludlow Street Ready to Rent

Posted September 1, 2016 at 5:12 am

The Timeshare Backyard and its vacant lot (once the Collective:Unconscious Gallery) are but a distant memory. This brick beast at 145 Ludlow Street is the proverbial reality check. Here we are. Three years later, the six-story luxury development is finally alive, the last of its plywood perimeter deposed. The eight upper-crust rentals in its belly – […]

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145 Ludlow Street Shows Itself After 2 Years Under Wraps

Posted September 2, 2015 at 5:18 am

With cranes, utility vehicles, pockmarked roads, and heavy clanking noise, Hell Square truly is living up to its name. Luckily, however, each of the foot-dragging developments in the vicinity are finally starting to wrap construction. Notably the Orchard Hell Building (i.e. Hotel Indigo) and, as of this week, the long-forgotten 145 Ludlow Street. You’ll recall that […]

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Construction Begins on 6-Story Building at 145 Ludlow Vacant Lot

Posted September 11, 2013 at 5:32 am

The architecture firm of David Howell purchased the mid-block property for $5.7 million earlier this year, and will soon construct a six-story building onsite.

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More Lower East Side Scrawls from the Typo Terrorist

Posted August 7, 2012 at 6:18 am

The Typo Terrorist, a newbie vandal around these parts, hit a few other high-profile targets across the neighborhood.

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Never Paints Two-Story Timeshare Backyard Mural

Posted July 17, 2012 at 6:18 am

Sunday afternoon, the same day he emblazoned a panel of the Centre-fuge trailer, graffiti artist Never boogied a few blocks south to the Timeshare Backyard on Ludlow Street.

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Timeshare Backyard Returns for a Second Season

Posted July 12, 2012 at 6:28 am

Seeds were sewn in the vacant 145 Ludlow Street lot exactly one year ago for that kooky Timeshare Backyard concept. Well, that thick carpet of green is ready for action once again.

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Posse Paints Murals at Ludlow Timeshare Backyard

Posted August 23, 2011 at 6:09 am

The lightning rod that is the Timeshare Backyard saw a flurry of spray-painting last week.

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