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Own 10 Garage Parking Spots Inside Upper-Crust 115 Norfolk Street for $890K

Posted March 25, 2016 at 5:19 am

There hasn’t been much news of note from 115 Norfolk Street in recent years. Nicknamed by local media as “Son of Thor,” the Gryzwinski + Pons designed starchitecture is as antiseptic as its Hotel on Rivington kin. To live here requires at least $1.4 million for a one-bedroom apartment. And if you want a parking […]

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115 Norfolk Street to Hit the Open Market

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:27 am

Two weeks ago, the last of the plywood was removed from the new “Son of Thor” condo-plex at 115 Norfolk Street.  And there was a brief period where anyone could walk into the open-air foyer (no longer, though).  So we obliged, natch.  From this vantage point, the building further revealed itself as an antiseptic entity, […]

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115 Norfolk Banner Announcement

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:27 am

115 Norfolk Street wants you! Over five years after building plans first surfaced, and four months since the scaffold removal, the so-called Son of THOR is finally nearing the finish line. Hammer in hand.  Last week, a new banner was strung between the second floor window panes, advertising some details of the Grzywinski + Pons-designed condo […]

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115 Norfolk Street Sans Scaffolding

Posted July 29, 2010 at 6:33 am

Now five years in the making, the saga of 115 Norfolk Street is finally reaching its conclusion.  Plans for the shiny new condoplex first surfaced in September 2005, but the project was reportedly abandoned shortly thereafter. Then, in 2008, the 25,000 square-foot property sold for $10 million, and has since continued along its current course.  […]

Foundation Poured at 163 Orchard

Last modified December 28, 2011 at 3:56 pm

Yesterday afternoon, in white-out snowy conditions, workers poured the concrete foundation for 163 Orchard Street. According to Curbed, a shiny new 10-story, 32-room boutique hotel will soon rise from the site. One question still remains unanswered – how many boutique hotels can they squeeze into this already-crowded section of Orchard Street? Related Reading: More Orchard […]

More Orchard Street Destruction

Last modified December 28, 2011 at 3:54 pm

163 Orchard Street is now just another pile of rubble. This is the view from Allen. Construction hell coming soon.