50 Clinton Street

3 Years Later, 50 Clinton Street Condos Come into Focus

Posted June 1, 2017 at 5:15 am

There it is. The pseudo-complete condo project at 50 Clinton Street. Three years after Icon Realty sold its parcels at 50-62 Clinton Street to DHA Capital – it was a record $28.95 million transaction (and a story we first broke) – the development it spawned now boasts its new masonry. The remainder of scaffolding and […]

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7-Story Condoplex at 50 Clinton Street Reveals its Brick Facade

Posted April 25, 2017 at 5:04 am

Three years after Icon Realty sold its parcels at 50-62 Clinton Street to DHA Capital – it was a record $28.95 million transaction – the development it spawned now boasts some visible definition. Yesterday afternoon, the netting on the south side of the building was deposed to reveal the new masonry. Once complete, the luxury […]

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Rothstein’s Hardware Returning to Clinton Street After 2 Years in Exile

Last modified September 1, 2017 at 7:12 pm

Rothstein’s Hardware is making a triumphant return to Clinton Street after two years exiled around the corner on Ridge Street. Business was rudely interrupted in the spring of 2014, when its building owner (Icon Realty) sold to DHA Capital for $28.95 million. That transaction resulted in the loss of several establishments – including WD-50 and Community […]

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‘Clinton Furniture and Mattress’ is the Latest Mom-and-Pop to Shutter Along Clinton Street

Posted July 25, 2016 at 9:25 am

Another Lower East Side longtimer just bit the dust. Once the seven-story luxury condo development at 50 Clinton Street entered the picture, it was only a matter of time before some of the mom-and-pop shops on the block foundered. Especially those directly in line of sight. Today’s obituary is for Clinton Furniture and Mattress. This for-locals […]

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50 Clinton Street Tops out at 7 Stories

Posted April 14, 2016 at 9:22 am

​Remember WD-50, Rothstein’s Hardware, 1492? These commercial establishments are all buried beneath the seven-story hulk at 50 Clinton Street. And the superstructure just topped out. The luxury development boasts thirty-seven condo units (designed by Paris Forino, if you care about such things) priced between $1.8 and $3 million, 24-hour doorman, gym, and rooftop terraces. Five of […]

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The Little Shoe Store Closes Today After 2 Years on Clinton Street

Posted March 29, 2016 at 5:12 am

Almost immediately after the closure announcement, tombstone “for rent” signage became a fixture in the windows of The Little Shoe Store on Clinton Street. Its time on the block is drawing to a close. Today is the last day of business in real life. Blame the mid-block construction at 50 Clinton Street for the closure. […]

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At 3 Stories, 50 Clinton Street Luxury Condo Usurps Public Park Space

Posted February 22, 2016 at 5:17 am

Rise up. That’s the mantra of 50 Clinton Street. Literally. The superstructure sprouted from its enormous seven-parcel footprint within the last couple weeks and now sits at a hefty three-story height. It took awhile to get to this point, though. Developer DHA Capital stumbled through several delays and stop-work orders. Upon completion, though, they’ll be […]

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Stop-Work Order Issued for New 7-Story Condo Development at 50-62 Clinton Street

Posted December 7, 2015 at 9:35 am

The one-story row of commercial buildings comprising 50-62 Clinton Street stood for decades. It was a lone holdout swallowed by the wave of gentrification breaking on the shores of the Lower East Side. No longer; swept aside six months ago for luxury living and the upper crust. Demolition of the seven-parcel development site took nigh […]

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DHA Capital Files Permits to Demolish the Last Parking Garage on Kenmare Street

Posted August 27, 2015 at 5:14 am

The last parking garage on Kenmare Street will fall much sooner than previously thought. DHA Capital – known on the Lower East Side for acquiring 50 Clinton Street for $28.95 million last year – dropped another $50 million on 75 Kenmare this past spring. Sentry Operation Corp. was the seller. Not sitting idle, the developer […]

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Fredrik Eklund Reportedly Fined for Tasteless Demolition Stunt at 50 Clinton Project Site

Posted June 23, 2015 at 5:14 am

Celebrity broker Fredrik Eklund spent time last Tuesday personally demolishing pieces of 50-62 Clinton Street while “dressed head-to-toe in Armani.” Eklund gained access to the project site, and manned the wheel of a backhoe while delightfully screaming to the camera. That footage was posted to Instagram, and is still live. The stunt was a low […]

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