Brokers Push ‘Coffeehouse Gentrification’ In Harlem

coffe shop in harlem new harlemNow, it’s the brokers causing the gentrification of Harlem.

A group of Upper Manhattan real estate agents sick of peddling apartments in buildings with abandoned or substandard retail spaces on the ground floors has opened a string of coffee shops in a bid to spruce up the neighborhood — and hike prices for the units above. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Bohemia Realty Group in Growth Mode

Harlem based Bohemia Realty Group in Growth ModeThe same blend of passion, creativity and commitment that first launched Bohemia Realty Group, LLC in 2012, and helped position the privately-held boutique firm as the go-to expert for Harlem and emerging Upper Manhattan neighborhoods …. Continue Reading →

Join White House Office of National AIDS Policy Director in a Dialogue for Life!

Douglas M. BrooksACRIA and Amida Care are excited to cohost “A Dialogue for Life” forums this August, led by Douglas Brooks, the newly appointed Director of the White House Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP). Continue Reading →

Market Reports For Harlem and Upper Manhattan Real Estate (Quarter 2)

East harlem1The reports are from the desk of Robert Pair, President, Harlem Lofts, Inc.at Harlemlofts.com. On the flip is the Quarterly 2 Harlem & Upper Manhattan Market Reports for Townhouses, Condos, and Rentals:

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Officials Plan To Remove Thrash In Riverside Park

olmsted6Responding to complaints from residents tired of the raucous behavior and piles of trash left behind in Harlem’s northern Riverside Park, the NYC parks department on Thursday announced a plan to deal with the problem through stepped-up enforcement and additional cleanup crews. Continue Reading →

Rep. Charlie Rangel Declares Victory!

rangel runWith 100 percent of the returns in, Rep. Charles Rangel is ahead of State Sen. Adriano Espaillat 47.4 percent to 43.6 percent in a primary election to secure the Democratic nomination for the 13th congressional district. Continue Reading →

Diddy’s Harlem Initiative To Benefit the Boys & Girls Club

diddy revoltToday, REVOLT TV announced a new community initiative, HELLO Harlem, designed to raise interest, awareness and support for the Boys & Girls Club of Harlem (BGCH). Continue Reading →

119th Street And Lexington Avenue, Harlem, 1913

1913 PHOTO E 119 & Lexington Harlem SUBWAY NYC New York CityWe love finding photographs like this amazing photo taken on East 119th Street and Lexington Avenue in East Harlem, New York, 1913. Continue Reading →

Darryl’s World: The Denny’s Hiring In Harlem – May 16th Last Day!

dennysThe well connected Darryl D. in our HW network sent us this note from Ms. Miller from CMillerGroup who always has great news, this time it’s that Denny’s  is hiring in Harlem. Continue Reading →