NYC Luxury Real Estate Blog

Trinity Church Enters the Residential Development Game

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Trinity Church was granted one of the highest-valued real estate deals in New York City some three hundred years ago by Britain’s Queen Anne giving the church 215 acres of land in downtown Manhattan.

A 'High Line' in Queens

 
The High Line, a park on Manhattan's west side that was formerly a railway, can be viewed as one of the most innovative outdoor spaces in New York. Even in other parts of the US, the concept has given rise to similar efforts like The 606 in Chicago and Rail Park in Philadelphia. But New Yorkers may soon get another version of the High Line, as there is a plan for something like it in Central Queens. 

SUNY and RFP Finalist Fortis Finally Finalize Agreement

 

South Brooklyn will be getting a new freestanding emergency department.

The Sun Rises for Sunset Park Mega Development & Domino Update

Architect Raymond Chan and his team of Chinese developers are planning an enormous mixed-use development on Eighth Avenue between 61st and 64th streets in Sunset Park.

A New Story in Astoria: Astoria Cove and The Hallets Point Projects

 

Over recent years, Queens has become increasingly more attractive to Manhattan developers starting projects in the outer boroughs. Long Island City has been at the center of many of the developments, and now developers are betting big on Astoria.