Evening Links: iPhone App for Historic UWS, Brooklyn as Iowa, Outdoor Showers at 34 Leonard


Heartthrob soccer star Thierry Henry buys $9 million Crosby Street penthouse [Curbed]

The developer of 22 Renwick sued for fraud after “sham closing” [Real Deal]

Grub & Ellis latest real estate firm to relocate, moving to 1301 Avenue of the Americas [RE Weekly]

Landmarks! West wins enough donations to develop its UWS iPhone app [Kickstarter]

Brooklyn has most farms in the country? (Read it for the horse manure comments) [Brownstoner]

Fancy Tribeca development 34 Leonard hits the auction block [Curbed]

But, hey, at least it’s got one of those nifty outdoor showers [Tribeca Citizen]

Park51’s biggest backer emphatic it’s staying put [Daily News]

Two NYC groups (out of 21 nationwide) win federal grants to replicate Harlem Children’s Zone [Times]

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