Karl Fischer Designs a 44-Apartment East Harlem Building

Thursday, December 10, 2015

By Evan Bindelglass

A 44-unit residential building is headed to East Harlem. The 12-story structure will rise at 94 East 111th Street, at the corner of Park Avenue, and be designed by Karl Fischer Architects, according to 6sqft, which also published new renderings of the project.

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Thor to Grow its Harlem Holdings - Thor Equities has agreed to buy two adjacent mixed-use buildings for $75.5 million.

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

by Scott Baltic

Thor Equities has agreed to buy two adjacent mixed-use buildings for $75.5 million.

Thor Equities will be adding to its sizable holdings in Harlem, now that it has agreed to buy two adjacent office-and-retail buildings there for $75.5 million, the company announced Monday.

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Harlem Globetrotters Celebrate 90 Years

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

By Roger Clark

The Harlem Globetrotters have been delighting fans for almost a century. The basketball team is celebrating its 90th anniversary this year. NY1's Roger Clark filed the following report.

The Harlem Globetrotters spend a lot of time on the basketball court spreading positive messages to kids like students at Endeavour Charter School in Brooklyn.

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Joe Sitt buys two East Harlem retail properties for $75.5M - The six-story and three-story buildings total 108,000 square feet

Monday, December 7, 2015

By Ariel Stulberg

Joseph Sitt’s Thor Equities continues its push into Harlem, picking up two Lexington Avenue retail properties for $75.5 million.The larger building, at 2082 Lexington Avenue, stands six stories and encompasses 59,000 of space. It’s currently home to an IHOP restaurant, as well as office space for community organizations.

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BWW News: Dance Theater Of Harlem Dancer Teaches Ballet at Northwest School of the Arts

Monday, December 7, 2015

By Vickie Evans

Blumenthal Performing Arts and Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts +Culture have teamed up to host the historical and internationally acclaimed classical ballet troupe, Dance Theatre of Harlem (DTH), at Knight Theatre, January 22-24, 2015.

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Pathmark Developers Working on Building for Formerly Homeless People

Sunday, December 6, 2015

By Gustavo Solis

EAST HARLEM — The developer that bought the Pathmark site plans to donate a building on 100th Street to a nonprofit that provides supportive housing to the formerly homeless in hope of winning approval to expand a local project.

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Harlem School of the Arts celebrates 50 years of progress and transformation

Friday, December 4, 2015

By Rahim Kanani

Recently, the Harlem School of the Arts (HSA) hosted its 50th Year Anniversary Gala Kickoff in the Grand Ballroom at The Plaza Hotel in New York City.

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22-Year-Old Launching Harlem’s First VC Fund

Friday, December 4, 2015

By Megan Rose Dickey

John Henry, the 22-year-old founder of accelerator program Cofound Harlem , has announced Cofound Ventures, Harlem’s first venture capital fund. Cofound Ventures, which will officially launch next year, is looking to raise a total of $8 million, with $3 million going toward running the nine-month accelerator and funding startup stipends, and $5 million toward further funding Cofound Harlem startups.

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Thor Equities buys Harlem’s The Gateways for $75M

Friday, December 4, 2015

By Lois Weiss

The Gateways to Harlem are being sold to Joseph Sitt’s Thor Equities.

Sitt signed a contract on Friday to pay $75.5 million for the two buildings — known as Gateway I and II — sources said. They total 108,000 square feet along the entire western blockfront of Lexington Avenue between E. 125th and 126th streets.

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Ariel Creates Capital Services Group

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

 By Rayan Katz 

Ariel Property Advisors capital services will work hand-in-hand with the firm’s current investment sales and research professionals to structure financing for commercial real estate properties throughout the New York metropolitan area. The division will focus on multifamily, commercial, retail, development, mixed-use and industrial properties.

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