Intended as a complement to the adjacent landmarked
structure, this building will offer a number of separate luxury amenities for its residents, including a fitness room, bike storage and roof deck with views of Downtown Brooklyn and the Manhattan skyline.
In comparison, the report pointed to Hell's Kitchen that has a less than one percent landmarked
property rate and a four percent liquor license denial rate.
The Cyclone roller coaster, landmarked
in 1988, was constructed not long after the boardwalk opened.
Originally opened in 1893 on the present site of the Empire State Building, the Waldorf Astoria opened at its current Park Avenue location in 1931, was designated an official New York City landmark in 1993 and had its most important interior spaces landmarked
In a much buzzed-about move, it opened a 14,500-square-foot store on Court Street in Brooklyn in September, in the landmarked
Independence Community Bank building.
Tammany Hall property will be transformed through a gut renovation and the addition of a new distinctive domed glass roof.
"We have a reputation for preserving and amplifying landmarked
NYC buildings, and with our own institutional backing, our institutional partners have made a secure investment in the NYC condominium market.
The numbers in Brooklyn were even more drastic--on nonlandmarked properties, there was only a 3.4 percent decline in the number of rent-stabilized units, while on landmarked
properties the number went down a shocking 27.1 percent.
Located in the historically landmarked
wing of this full-service condominium building complete with spa/fitness room, lap pool, concierge services, parking garage and full-time doormen.
Council Member Helen Rosenthal is set ot introduce a bill tomorrow (Thursday) that would increase community input on renovation plans for landmarked
buildings or buildings in historic districts.
28 percent of Manhattan is now landmarked
, with 70 percent of the West Village and Upper West Side set aside for historic preservation.
The tower facades will remain the same and the project will restore multiple elements the landmarked