Timeshare Backyard

‘F45 Training’ to Open New Hell Square Studio this Weekend

Posted May 2, 2018 at 5:00 am

It’s been five months since a posh new training gym began teasing Hell Square. Now, the Australia-based F45 Training is days from debuting at 145 Ludlow Street. The forthcoming 4,000 square-foot workout space launches this weekend (May 5). This is the second such studio to open in the city, with another seven reportedly in the […]

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3 Years Later, New Luxury Apartments in 145 Ludlow Street Ready to Rent

Posted September 1, 2016 at 5:12 am

The Timeshare Backyard and its vacant lot (once the Collective:Unconscious Gallery) are but a distant memory. This brick beast at 145 Ludlow Street is the proverbial reality check. Here we are. Three years later, the six-story luxury development is finally alive, the last of its plywood perimeter deposed. The eight upper-crust rentals in its belly – […]

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145 Ludlow Street Shows Itself After 2 Years Under Wraps

Posted September 2, 2015 at 5:18 am

With cranes, utility vehicles, pockmarked roads, and heavy clanking noise, Hell Square truly is living up to its name. Luckily, however, each of the foot-dragging developments in the vicinity are finally starting to wrap construction. Notably the Orchard Hell Building (i.e. Hotel Indigo) and, as of this week, the long-forgotten 145 Ludlow Street. You’ll recall that […]

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Construction Begins on 6-Story Building at 145 Ludlow Vacant Lot

Posted September 11, 2013 at 5:32 am

The architecture firm of David Howell purchased the mid-block property for $5.7 million earlier this year, and will soon construct a six-story building onsite.

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More Lower East Side Scrawls from the Typo Terrorist

Posted August 7, 2012 at 6:18 am

The Typo Terrorist, a newbie vandal around these parts, hit a few other high-profile targets across the neighborhood.

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Never Paints Two-Story Timeshare Backyard Mural

Posted July 17, 2012 at 6:18 am

Sunday afternoon, the same day he emblazoned a panel of the Centre-fuge trailer, graffiti artist Never boogied a few blocks south to the Timeshare Backyard on Ludlow Street.

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Timeshare Backyard Returns for a Second Season

Posted July 12, 2012 at 6:28 am

Seeds were sewn in the vacant 145 Ludlow Street lot exactly one year ago for that kooky Timeshare Backyard concept. Well, that thick carpet of green is ready for action once again.

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Posse Paints Murals at Ludlow Timeshare Backyard

Posted August 23, 2011 at 6:09 am

The lightning rod that is the Timeshare Backyard saw a flurry of spray-painting last week.

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Timeshare Backyard Waste of Water?

Posted August 18, 2011 at 11:12 am

The Timeshare Backyard is a brilliant lesson in irking neighbors and contributing to the already overbearing noise problem on Ludlow Street.

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Timeshare Backyard Opened Last Night at 145 Ludlow

Last modified November 30, 2021 at 6:59 am

Only in New York City could such an idea actually come to fruition, and last night was the ultimate realization of the endeavor. Yet, the grand opening wasn’t so grand.