Karl Fischer

Karl Fischer’s Bowery Condo Building Gains New Homogenous Facade

Posted July 13, 2018 at 5:04 am

Karl Fischer’s seven-story condo building at 263 Bowery looks totally different. For the last two years, its original masonry has been under the knife to install a new facade altogether. Something more befitting Bowery 2.0. The black shroud of netting was just removed to reveal an exterior completely swapped out. It’s basically dulled to a […]

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‘GR Gallery’ Debuts at Karl Fischer’s 255 Bowery

Posted January 15, 2016 at 5:11 am

Hot Karl Fischer’s drab-looking condo building at 255 Bowery finally welcomed its first ground-floor occupant. The development has been complete for over a year, but is notoriously slow in attracting buyers. There is, however, the $7.8 million penthouse, which is apparently the most expensive residence on the Bowery. Anyway, back to street level. Studio d’Arte […]

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Karl Fischer’s 255 Bowery Marches Toward ‘Luxury Boutique Living’

Posted December 15, 2014 at 9:33 am

Shortly after its big reveal over the summer, the project site at Karl Fischer’s 255 Bowery went quiet. Its facade left in a pre-completed skeletal state. Work resumed a few months later, though, and we are now seeing the final touches applied to the seven-story product. It’s a mass of steel and glass that complements the […]

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Karl Fischer’s 255 Bowery Shows Its Skin for the First Time in 3 Years

Posted July 24, 2014 at 6:03 am

Well, what have we here? Three years on, we finally have a view of Hot Karl’s steaming seven-story pile on the Bowery. The finger building at 255 Bowery was cloaked in a shroud of bars and netting for what seemed an eternity. That all changed on Monday. Yet while the facade is now fully visible, […]

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The Strokes’ Wiz Kid Management Joins C3 Presents at 263 Bowery

Posted June 24, 2014 at 6:00 am

Ryan Gentles was the booking agent at the Mercury Lounge when he discovered the Strokes. He quit his job, and Wiz Kid Management was soon born to help represent the city-based retro rockers. The office has been an East Village mainstay for years on East Tenth Street. But now it’s moving to the Bowery after forging a partnership with […]

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Work Begins at Karl Fischer’s 255 Bowery Condos

Last modified January 25, 2013 at 6:13 am

255 Bowery is presently in the ER, ready for the proverbial scalpel. Pre-op DOB permits are on file.

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Scaffolding Arrives at Karl Fischer’s 255 Bowery

Posted July 29, 2011 at 6:41 am

In early June, word broke that Bowery 2.0 would welcome another friggin’ condo development by two locally-controversial veterans of the scene.

Karl Fischer to Design More Condos at 255 Bowery

Posted June 14, 2011 at 6:09 am

Not content with just one condo development in the area, Karl “Hot Karl” Fischer is about to take another dump on the Bowery, as it were.

Preview of Karl Fischer’s 263 Bowery

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:27 am

Finally, some inside information on the new Karl Fischer condo development at 263 Bowery. It’s been over a month since the unsightly exoskeleton was removed.  Signs in the second floor windows continue to advertise the ground-level lease and the exclusive broker for the property.  That honor is bestowed upon Prudential Douglas Elliman.

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263 Bowery Storefront is Now for Rent

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:27 am

Karl Fischer’s 263 Bowery revealed itself to the neighborhood in June, and is finally shopping occupants for its street-level storefront.  The requisite leasing banner went up late last week, and the space seems ready to go.

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