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 →

A Whole Foods Set For Harlem

foodsropweb-1-webWorkers began making preparations at a long vacant Lenox Ave. lot, the site of a soon-to-open Whole Foods market. Continue Reading →

How sweet it is: Harlem food Startup Gets a Lift

Taste of Ethiopia, a food business launched in Harlem less than one year ago, is about to get a taste of stardom. Continue Reading →