Nabe News

Posted on: September 16th, 2008 at 2:09 pm by

New visuals of the glass monstrosity that will soon grace 23 East 22nd Street. The 24-story luxury compound has a tumorous cantilever. Quite ugly if you ask me [Curbed]

EV Grieve documents Wall Street luxury living amidst the economic downturn. Without those bonuses, who will rent at the recently converted Dwell95? [EVG]

A look how the economic meltdown might affect you. And an interesting caveat – “$332,000 is (was) the average Lehman Brothers employee income” [AMNY]

Artistic building designs versus cheap sterility on the LES [BBB]

“Those of us worried about the new members of the SLA committee of Community Board 3 had our fears allayed. The committee took strong stands against new liquor licenses, against licenses on side streets and against applicants who failed to show good faith with local residents…”

“…The example of 124 1st Avenue — a liquor license withdrawn in favor of a Kim’s Video — shows that there are welcome alternatives to nightlife.” [SLES]



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