On the Market: Apartment Tower for West 15th; High-End Hot Dog Joint for Brooklyn Bridge Park


70 properties are expected to receive designation from the Landmarks Preservation Commission today. [NY Post]

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Builders are planning a 25-story residential tower for West 15th Street near Union Square, whether the neighbors like it or not. [DNAinfo]

Dattner Architects will design new Upper West Side public school. [The Real Deal]

Former National Arts Club president accused of using thousands to cover personal expenses (and giving friends and relatives good deals on apartments so they would keep quiet). [DNAinfo]

City planners want commercial rezoning of unappealing stretch of Brooklyn’s Fourth Avenue. [NY Times]

It looks like the foreclosure crisis is benefitting someone—lawyers. [NY Times]

Possibilities for Kingsbridge Armory: megachurch, hockey arena, or chef’s kitchen? [NY Daily News]

“Upscale” hot dog joint (you would think that’s an oxymoron) opens rooftop bar in Brooklyn Bridge Park. [Brooklyn Paper]

Leona Helmsley’s former home in Greenwich, Conn., on the market for $42.9 million. [Journal]