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Demolition Permits Filed for Entire Bowery Corner Ahead of Marriott’s ‘Moxy’

Posted November 7, 2018 at 5:08 am

The southeast corner of Bowery and Broome is ready for razing. Demolition permits were filed with the city two weeks ago ahead of a multimillion-dollar conversion to a new Marriott hotel. Former owner Emmut Properties sold its stake in 151 Bowery (aka 331-337 Broome) this past August to developer Lightstone Group. The seller had previously […]

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It’s Time to Seriously Protest Moxy Hotel’s Demolition of an East Village Block

Posted October 19, 2016 at 9:43 am

Grab the pitchforks. Marriott hotels, vis-a-vis landowner Lightstone Group, began demolition of a half-block of East Village history earlier this month to construct a 300-room lodge. That’s Moxy. The hotel, that is, geared specifically toward millenials with disposable income. The doomed real estate in question is five “landmark-eligible” buildings comprising 112-120 East 11th Street (across from Webster Hall). […]

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Rally Today to Protest East 11th Demolition for Marriott’s Moxy Hotels

Last modified October 18, 2016 at 9:57 pm

Lacking moxie, Moxy is about destruction. Indeed, parent company Marriott hotels, vis-a-vis landowner Lightstone Group, is about to raze a half-block of East Village history to construct a 300-room lodge geared specifically toward millenials with disposable income. That’s Moxy. Word of its inroads into the neighborhood first started circulating in February 2015. Now, a year-and-a-half […]

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Large Chinese Supermarket Opening at the Corner of Pike and East Broadway

Last modified November 18, 2013 at 8:45 am

Well, look what we have here. A grocery store is again returning to the southwest corner of Pike and East Broadway, four years after the Hong Kong Supermarket burned to the ground. The aptly named Chinese Supermarket of Manhattan is housed in the ground level and sub-basement of the new Marriott Fairfield Inn, and has […]

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6-Story Commercial Building Coming Soon to Fire-Scorched 107 East Broadway

Posted October 21, 2013 at 6:05 am

After a massive fire leveled the Hong Kong Supermarket and the residential building next door on East Broadway, Marriott seized much of the scorched parcel for its new Fairfield Inn outpost. The remaining sliver of freshly available land was also quickly snatched up for redevelopment. Building permits were filed back in 2009, yet not approved […]

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Henry Street Marriott Reveals Fairfield Inn Signage

Posted June 19, 2013 at 6:22 am

Four years elapsed in the blink of an eye, relegating the Hong Kong Supermarket fire to the pages of local history books (nay, blogs). Now a hotel is ready to open here.

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Marriott Fairfield Inn at 95 Henry Street Undresses

Posted August 1, 2012 at 6:08 am

Well, well, what have we here? Since our last onsite checkup, a rejuvenated hotel project at Pike and Henry Streets is showing impressive signs of progress

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Progress Report: Marriott Hotel on Henry Street

Posted July 14, 2011 at 6:41 am

It was a relatively quiet winter in the pit formerly known as Hong Kong Supermarket, but with spring and summer, plenty of action at the 95 Henry Street project site.