Monthly Archives: January 2013

Upper West Side rental property sells for $50M The Real Deal

Zachary Kussin | January 15, 2013 A 70,000-square-foot Upper West Side property, located at 380 Columbus Avenue at West 78th Street, has traded hands for $50 million, city records filed late last week show. Newcastle Realty Services purchased the building from Joben Realty Associates in a deal that closed on Dec. 28, according to [...]

Slow Return for a Former Speakeasy That Crumpled The New York Times

Elizabeth Harris | January 01, 2013 It was a restaurant where F. Scott Fitzgerald had a tryst with a woman in a booth — supposedly. It was a bar with front steps that were built expressly to trip up Prohibition-era policemen who would periodically rush in to spoil the party — maybe. And it had bootlegging [...]