Posted December 1, 2010 at 6:37 am
‘Tis the season for long-vacant project sites to reactivate. In the last few months, various stalled developments across the Lower East Side returned to action. We saw it with the Allen Street Hotel growing like a weed at 139 Orchard, and are now seeing it with yet another friggin’ hotel. That’s right, mega-developer Sam Chang is […]
Posted May 10, 2010 at 6:09 am
Hotels are again the talk headache of the neighborhood. Fresh off blockbuster news that a Comfort Inn is moving into 136 Ludlow (just across from the UN!), there is now visible activity to report at the corner of Suffolk and Delancey, future site of Sam Chang’s hotel venture.
Posted April 19, 2010 at 6:34 am
It’s been a steady eight months of inactivity at 148-154 Delancey. Last summer, the row of old-school retail was razed to make way for Sam Chang’s new six-story Holiday Inn hotel venture. Since that time, however, the empty sandlot at the northeast corner of Suffolk Street has become little more than a receptacle for neighborhood […]