News - 2018

Meet the Architects Bringing NYC’s Biggest 2018 Projects to Life

The Real Deal - December 31, 2018

Handel Architects’ Coney Island project listed in top 10.

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Essex Crossing Update

The Lo-Down - December 28, 2018

As 2018 draws to a close, here’s a look at what’s new.

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City Nears Deal to Sell Stake in Two Public-Housing Complexes

Wall Street Journal - December 27, 2018

Private developers will invest $90 million in renovations and begin managing the properties.

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The Most Buzzworthy Designs of 2018

The Real Deal - December 24, 2018

Essex Crossing makes the list of distinguished renderings.

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Seminary Plans 42-story Tower in Morningside Heights

Crain's - December 21, 2018

Developed by L+M and Lendlease, the building is part of the school’s anticipated campus rehabilitation.

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The 10 Biggest New Real Estate Projects of 2018

The Real Deal - December 19, 2018

L+M’s Coney Island project ranks 5th.

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Two Nonprofits Ink Leases at Essex Crossing

Commercial Observer - December 19, 2018

New offices for the Chinese-American Planning Council and Lower East Side Partnership will be located at 175 Delancey Street.

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Workforce Development Programs Give Graduates a Fresh Start

News12 - December 17, 2018

Thanks to partnerships with companies such as L+M, former inmates will have the opportunity to land jobs in the construction industry.

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A Closer Look at ‘Vital Brooklyn’

Gotham Gazette - December 14, 2018

Developing affordable housing and creating a new health care system are the key drivers of the community investment initiative.

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Skyline Views From The Top of 25 Park Row

Yimby - December 09, 2018

Impressive landscape views include The World Trade Center and the Empire State Building among several other landmarks.

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14-Screen Regal Movie Theater Opening Soon at Essex Crossing

Bowery Boogie - December 04, 2018

The Lower East Side location will be the first multiplex to debut in this neighborhood.

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How New York City Retail is Reinventing Itself

Real Estate Weekly - December 03, 2018

The legendary J&R electronics store is being redeveloped as a magnificent new apartment building at 25 Park Row.

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Market Line at Essex Crossing Adds Vendors Ahead of Opening

Real Estate Weekly - December 03, 2018

The Market Line will embody the character of the LES with more than 100 locally sourced retailers.

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L+M and Partners Win Huge East New York Affordable RFP

Real Estate Weekly - November 30, 2018

Redevelopment of the former Brooklyn Development Center will provide more than 2,400 affordable units.

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Southeast Asian Market to Open at Essex Crossing

Eater New York - November 15, 2018

The Market Line will be home to the vendor’s first retail location.

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Savvy Renters are Leading the L Train Exodus and Getting the Best Deals

The Real Deal - November 14, 2018

The Niko East Village is offering a unique transit amenity to every resident.

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High Rise Redevelopment in Newark Launches Teaser Website

Brick City Live - November 14, 2018

The name of the historic 540 Broad Street building is finally revealed.

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New Development: 25 Park Row on the Rise

Real Estate Weekly - November 09, 2018

Designed by CookFox Architects, the building is expected to open in the spring of 2020.

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The Market Line Gains a Sake Bar

Eater New York - November 09, 2018

The team behind East Village Japanese hit Izakaya is coming to Essex Crossing.

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Enel X Conjures the Future at Brooklyn Microgrid

Recharge News - November 08, 2018

The state-of-the-art microgrid at Marcus Garvey Apartments may be an indicator of where the electricity market is going.

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Ground is Broken for 1,000-unit Coney Island Property

Real Estate Weekly - November 08, 2018

Designed to be resilient against future storms, phase one development will provide affordable apartments, retail space, and a new home for HRA.

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Lottery Launches for New South Bronx Rental

6sqft - November 05, 2018

The building at 1530 Story Avenue has 211 affordable apartments and features a mix of studios through three-bedrooms.

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Newark’s Revival is Finally Real

New York Magazine: Intelligencer - November 05, 2018

L+M’s contribution to the city’s resurgence include development of Hahne & Co., restoration of the former NJ Bell building and renovations to Georgia King Village.

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Residential Project Near Coney Island’s MCU Park Breaks Ground

Curbed - November 01, 2018

The first phase of development will deliver 446 fully-affordable apartments.

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A Former Downtown Music Mecca Becomes Condos

The New York Times - October 29, 2018

The founders of J&R Music partner with L+M to develop Park Row project.

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New Development is Rebuilding a Community Lost 50 Years Ago

Metropolis Magazine - October 25, 2018

The formerly vacant area, now Essex Crossing, is on track to become a vibrant mixed-income community.

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Trader Joe’s Opens Store at Essex Crossing

The Villager - October 22, 2018

The Lower East Side location is the largest store on the Eastern seaboard.

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The Niko Opens in the East Village

CityRealty - October 16, 2018

The new rental building offers modern apartments in studio to three-bedroom layouts.

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Yonkers’ Largest Public Housing Complex Undergoes $300M Renovation

NEWS12 Westchester - October 10, 2018

The Schlobohm Houses are part of a program to overhaul 1,700 units of city housing by using private and public funding.

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Work Expands Across Essex Crossing’s Multi-Block Scope

YIMBY - October 04, 2018

View a progress update on the Lower East Side development project.

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No Subway, No Worries: Developers Offer Transportation Incentives

6sqft - October 03, 2018

The Niko East Village offers free Citi Bike memberships and car share vouchers to its residents.

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Tech Nonprofit to Train Newark Residents in Sustainable Careers

NJ Biz - October 02, 2018

Per Scholas will offer free courses at classrooms located in the historic New Jersey Bell Building at 540 Broad Street.

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Finding Solutions for New York’s Housing Need is Critical

Architectural Record - October 01, 2018

Properties like L+M’s Sendero Verde will deliver 655 units of affordable housing and help bring the city’s vision of a robust housing program into focus.

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Nonprofit Henry Street Settlement to Join Essex Crossing

Crain's New York Business - September 26, 2018

The organization is relocating its Workforce Development Center to 175 Delancey and is expected to open April 2019.

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Multi Family Executive Award – Project of the Year: Senior Affordable

Multifamily Executive - September 19, 2018

Frances Goldin Senior Apartments at Essex Crossing wins 2018 MFE Project of the Year: Senior Affordable.

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As the Rockaways Roar Back, the Retail Market Isn’t Far Behind

Commercial Observer - September 11, 2018

L+M and partners have joined with Campaign Against Hunger to open a café in Beach Green Dunes II’s 3,000-square-foot ground-floor retail space.

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Essex Crossing’s Second Phase Comes into Focus

Curbed - September 05, 2018

By the end of the year, the first phase of the Lower East Side project will be mostly completed.

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New NYC Condos for Sale: Fall 2018

Curbed - September 04, 2018

25 Park Row and other new apartment buildings will hit the market this season.

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New NYC Apartments for Rent: Fall 2018

Curbed - September 04, 2018

The Essex and The Niko East Village are featured in this real estate roundup.

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New York City Cafe Serves Up a Career Lifeline

Wall Street Journal - August 28, 2018

A new program at Essex Crossing’s GrandLo Café helped a young man secure his first permanent job.

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Crossing Delancey: A Refuge for Pushcart Vendors Get a Prime New Home

Wall Street Journal - August 27, 2018

Two dozen longtime vendors in the Essex Street Market will relocate to a spacious new address this fall.

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Brownsville Farm at Marcus Garvey Apartments Opens Healthy Cafe

BK Reader - August 27, 2018

The new cafe provides local residents with fresh produce grown directly on the farm run by Project EATS.

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Ample Hills Creamery Coming to Essex Crossing - August 23, 2018

The Brooklyn-based creamery promises to bring nostalgic flavors to The Market Line location.

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Leasing Launches for The Niko East Village

Curbed - August 17, 2018

The 12-story building features 82 residences that range from alcove studios to spacious three-bedrooms.

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Tenement Museum to Open Kiosk at The Market Line

6sqft - August 16, 2018

The kiosk will feature personal immigration stories, photographs and videos exhibiting the Lower East Side’s cultural history.

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Essex Crossing Target is Now Open - August 14, 2018

Community leaders and employees attend the ribbon cutting event of the new store located at 145 Clinton St.

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Three New Vendors Added to The Market Line

Eater New York - August 02, 2018

Vietnamese restaurant Grand Pho, Indonesian dessert shop Moon Man and a new project from Midtown’s Rustic Table have signed on.

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First Look at International Center of Photography at Essex Crossing

Curbed - August 02, 2018

The new building designed by SHoP Architects will be home to the center’s museum and school.

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Newark’s Marcus B&P in Review

New Jersey Monthly - August 01, 2018

The restaurant at Hahne’s scores high across the board thanks to Chef Marcus Samuelsson’s creative blend of food, culture and ambiance.

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25 Park Row Reaches Halfway Mark Above City

New York YIMBY - July 31, 2018

The 49-story building designed by CookFox Architects includes 110 apartments and commercial space on the first four floors.

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Top 11 Most Beautiful New Buildings in Brooklyn

The Bridge BK - July 30, 2018

The winners of this year’s Building Brooklyn Award are featured, including Greenpoint Landing.

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Innovative Power System at Marcus Garvey Village Apartments is a Model of Urban Resiliency

Fast Company - July 25, 2018

The energy efficient microgrid system is the first of its kind for a multifamily residential development in New York City.

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Harlem Lacrosse: Empowering Youth On and Off the Field

Amstertdam News - July 09, 2018

Through vigorous programming and goal setting, this organization enables at-risk children to reach their full potential academically and athletically.

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Greenpoint Landing Wins Building Brooklyn Award

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce - July 09, 2018

L+M and partners were awarded a 2018 Building Brooklyn Award for the affordable residential project Greenpoint Landing.

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NYU Langone’s Outpatient Center Opens at Essex Crossing

Bowery Boogie - July 06, 2018

The center, which is capable of assisting 300 patients a day, has successfully rolled out its first phase of services on the Lower East Side.

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Two New L+M Developments in the South Bronx

Curbed - July 05, 2018

L+M’s E. 162nd St. residential building is currently leasing to residents and Bronx Point is expected to break ground this year.

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VOTE: Hahne’s, Newark in AHF Reader’s Choice Awards for Mixed-Use Development

Affordable Housing Finance - July 02, 2018

AHF subscribers can vote for Hahne’s between July 2 and August 3.

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Essex Crossing: A Community’s Vision Comes to Life

Affordable Housing News - July 02, 2018

Various food establishments, healthcare, entertainment, public parks and affordable housing were important elements in planning the Lower East Side project.

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Affordable Housing Coming to Downtown New Rochelle

The Journal News - June 29, 2018

L+M and partner’s mixed-use complex at 14 LeCount will include 370 apartment units.

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Original Seward Park Tenant Finally Back Home

The Villager - June 28, 2018

After being displaced 50 years ago, the family now resides at Essex Crossing thanks to priority access placement.

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Workforce Training Programs are Helping Local Hiring Efforts in East Harlem

WNYC News - June 27, 2018

With two new developments in progress, L+M invests training and outreach for local residents interested in construction opportunities.

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Essex Crossing’s NYU Langone Center Opens July 2nd - June 27, 2018

The Joan H. and Preston Robert Tisch Center officially opened for outpatient services this Summer and additional facilities and specialists will be available this Fall.

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Mayor Bill de Blasio Advocates for More Public-Private Partnerships to Fix Up NYCHA

New York Daily News - June 25, 2018

The Mayor announced new partnerships with L+M and other private developers to rehab 2,400 more NYC Housing Authority apartments.

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Proven Success with Private Developers Managing NYC Public Housing, Study Finds

Wall Street Journal - June 17, 2018

L+M Development cited as helping to improve conditions and tenant satisfaction at buildings formerly run by NYCHA, based on resident surveys and property data.

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Hahne & Co. Wins NJ Historic Preservation Award - June 11, 2018

The award honors projects, groups and individuals dedicated to preserving the state’s architectural, archaeological and cultural history at State and local levels.

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Launch Pad, New Orleans-Based Coworking Company, Opens First Newark Location at Hahne’s

Tap Into Newark - June 08, 2018

The ribbon-cutting celebration was attended by Mayor Ras J. Baraka, Launch Pad CEO Chris Schultz, residents and local entrepreneurs already working out of the cutting-edge space.

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Project EATS Urban Farm Brings Produce and More to Brownsville

BK Reader - June 07, 2018

Housed in a former parking lot within L+M’s Marcus Garvey Apartments complex, the farm grows organic produce and provides nutrition-based programming and jobs for the local community.

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Essex Crossing Market Announces New Vendors

The Lo-Down - June 06, 2018

Roni-Sue’s Chocolates, Sugar Sweet Sunshine and Exit9 are the latest vendors to be added to the Essex Market roster.

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L+M COO Named Among Top Women in Real Estate

Crain's New York Business - June 06, 2018

Lisa Gomez is featured in the inaugural list celebrating women leaders across the real estate industry.

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Essex Crossing Developers Seal First Permanent Loan With $17M in Financing

Commercial Observer - June 06, 2018

The loan was secured after the full lease-up of 175 Delancey Street, also known as the Frances Goldin Senior Apartments building.

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Beach Green Dunes II Breaks Ground In The Rockaways, Queens

New York YIMBY - June 04, 2018

The 100% affordable, 127-unit development includes numerous resiliency features, including a closed loop geothermal system, solar panels and bioswale gardens.

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Bronx Children Showcase STEAM Projects

Bronx Times - June 01, 2018

L+M’s grantee BronxWorks, recently celebrated with a showcase for students in their after-school program to give a presentation on science related topics of their choice.

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Four New Vendors Sign on at Essex Crossing’s Market

Commercial Observer - May 24, 2018

Doughnut Plant, Pickle Guys, Castania Nut Boutique and Substance Vitality Bar announced they will lease space in the 150,000 square-foot market.

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Free Wifi Installed at Newark Apartment Complex - May 22, 2018

L+M and partners have installed free wifi for all 244 residents and their families at Georgia King Village, an apartment complex in Newark.

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Local Hiring in Construction: A Bronx Story

Bronx Times - May 21, 2018

A Soundview native is helping her fellow community members get jobs at L+M’s Story Avenue project.

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New Photos of Essex Street Market Released

6sqft - May 16, 2018

Additional images released by NYCEDC today include construction progress photos of the 60-foot “light scoop” ceilings.

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Recognizing Women in Construction

May 15, 2018

Bernadette Amarosa and Amy Cordone of L+M among 2018 WBC Awardees.

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Essex Crossing Gets Its Own Magazine

Real Estate Weekly - May 11, 2018

The first issue offers an insider’s look at the Lower East Side neighborhood and introduces local retailers, artists and designers.

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St. Barnabas Affordable Housing Lottery Launches

6sqft - May 08, 2018

The designed complex aims to combine health care services, affordable housing, job creation, outdoor fitness areas, and healthy food options to residents of the Bronx community.

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Hahne & Co. Eatery Highlighted in A Taste of Newark

Edible Jersey - May 01, 2018

Marcus Samuelsson’s B&P restaurant is recommended as a place to visit in this Newark culinary roundup.

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Lottery Opens for 28 Affordable Apartments in Alphabet City

6sqft - April 26, 2018

The 12-story building located on Avenue D includes a gym, lounge, bike storage and is walkable from the Lower East Side.

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L+M Executives Rank 31st in Top 100 Real Estate Power Players

Commercial Observer - April 25, 2018

L+M’s David Dishy, Lisa Gomez and Ron Moelis rank #31—up from #45 in 2017—in the Commercial Observer’s annual roundup of the top 100 real estate players.

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Art Deco N.J. Tower Getting a Makeover - April 25, 2018

Designed by famed architect Ralph Thomas Walker and known for its majestic lobby and brick-and-sandstone exterior, the building is being renovated by L+M Development in Newark.

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Groundbreaking Ceremony held at Newark’s Historic 540 Broad Street Building

ROI-NJ - April 23, 2018

The 21-story building will include mixed-income housing and more than 80,000 square feet of Class A office and retail space.

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L+M Acquires Newark’s Zion Towers

Jersey Digs - April 23, 2018

Rehabilitation plans are in progress for the residential high-rise containing 268 units and a four-story parking garage.

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Manhattan-based Credibility Capital is Relocating to Newark’s Hahne Building

NJ Biz - April 20, 2018

The company will occupy 8,000 square feet of second floor office space in the mixed-use building.

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Brooklyn-Based Bowling Alley, the Gutter, Headed For Essex Crossing - April 17, 2018

Expected to open later this year, the bowling alley will be located at 242 Broome Street.

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Developers Close $260M Loan for Essex Crossing’s 202 Broome Street

Commercial Observer - April 16, 2018

The loan will kick-start construction on 202 Broome Street, a 14-story mixed-use building and the seventh of nine buildings to break ground.

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Essex Crossing Development Acquires $260M in Financing

New York Post - April 16, 2018

202 Broome Street will bring 175,000 square feet of Class A office space to the Lower East Side.

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Launch Pad Workspace Opens in Newark’s Hahne Building

NJ Biz - April 13, 2018

The 15,000 square feet space features 32 private offices, three conference rooms, private phone booths, a kitchen and café space as well as other common areas.

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New Vendor Soft Opens at Essex Street Market - April 12, 2018

Dominican Cravings is the latest vendor to set up residency in the iconic culinary destination on the Lower East Side.

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The Best Gyms in NYC Residential Buildings

6sqft - April 12, 2018

Essex Crossing’s 242 Broome Street’s fitness center ranks within the Top 15 in this residential gym roundup.

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New Development Planned in Sandy-Damaged Rockaways

Crain's New York Business - April 11, 2018

L+M’s Beach Green Dunes II is a 127-unit project that will begin construction this year.

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Construction In Progress for Handel Architect’s Tower at Essex Crossing

6sqft - April 10, 2018

The tower sits at the Manhattan entrance to the Williamsburg Bridge, the structure which influenced the oversized concrete frame in the building’s design.

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L+M Named #10 in Top 50 Developers List

Affordable Housing Finance - April 09, 2018

L+M was named #10 in the Affordable Housing Finance’s Top 50 Developers in 2017, up six slots from the previous year, and #25 in their Owners rankings.

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The Market Line Announces New Vendors

6sqft - March 29, 2018

Four of the city’s favorite merchants have been added to the inaugural roster for Essex Street Market.

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The Rollins Jazzes Up Essex Crossing

Real Estate Weekly - March 23, 2018

The 16-story building will also feature a 220 foot-long mural to be painted by a local artist.

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First Look at 180 Broome Street’s Construction

City Realty - March 22, 2018

The mixed-use building will have 263 residential units and 27,000 square feet of retail space including a portion of the Market Line.

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Bringing in Private Partners Proven Successful in Restoring Residents’ Quality of Life

Wall Street Journal - March 18, 2018

Ms. Huff has been won over by the changes that she has seen since for-profit developers BFC Partners and L+M Development Partners took over the management in January 2015.

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Henry Street Settlement Celebrates Job Search Success Stories - March 14, 2018

One Lower East Side resident secured a construction job at Essex Crossing thanks to the organization’s Workforce Development Center.

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GrandLo Café Soft Opens at 178 Broome St. - March 07, 2018

The first commercial business at Essex Crossing opens and will serve as a workforce development and social enterprise café.

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City Hall Park’s Development Boom In Full Swing As Both 25 Park Row and 1 Beekman Street Now Rising, Financial District

New York YIMBY - March 06, 2018

Construction is in progress for L+M’s 25 Park Row, a mixed-use 45 floor tower that will yield 210,000 square feet of residential space, and 52,000 square feet of commercial space.

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New NYC Apartments Hitting the Market

Curbed - March 05, 2018

The Rollins is featured in the Spring 2018 Curbed residential roundup.

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Essex Crossing: Leasing Launches at The Rollins

CityRealty - March 05, 2018

Designed by Beyer Binder Belle, the mixed-use building includes 211 residential units.

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Essex Crossing’s First Market-Rate Rentals Debut on the Lower East Side

Curbed - March 01, 2018

Named for jazz icon Sonny Rollins, the building at 145 Clinton Street will also feature 107 affordable apartments, Trader Joe’s and a Target.

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How to Rent a NYC Apartment Without Paying a Deposit

Wall Street Journal - February 28, 2018

Some landlords are providing startup services that allow residents to pay smaller fees.

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Displaced Roommates Find Better Home Thanks to Manhattan Housing Group and L+M Development

New York Daily News - February 25, 2018

After losing their apartment to a fire, two roommates were able to find a place on W. 117th Street through the housing advocacy group PA’LANTE Harlem.

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Residents Settle In at Frances Goldin Senior Apartments at Essex Crossing - February 21, 2018

The 14-story building at 175 Delancey St. has been named after Frances Goldin, local activist. After officially opening earlier this year, senior residents are finally settling in to their new homes.

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Essex Crossing Reveals More Market Line Vendors - February 06, 2018

The Market Line, the 150,000-square foot subterranean underground food pavilion will open Summer 2018.

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A Homecoming 50 Years in the Making

New York Times - January 29, 2018

Fourteen families with ties to the neighborhood dating to 1967 will be moving back. Others may come as the remaining 769 apartments are completed at Essex Crossing.

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Who Owns the Block: Essex Crossing Comes On Line

Crain's New York Business - January 22, 2018

Nine-building development caps decades of change on Lower East Side.

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New Look at Essex Crossing Tower Designed by Handel Architects

Curbed - January 03, 2018

Delancey Street Associates to proceed with the 26-story tower at 180 Broome Street.

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A First Look at Essex Crossing’s Trader Joe’s Grocery

Bowery Boogie - January 03, 2018

New photos of the Trader Joe’s grocery location at The Rollins on the Lower East Side.

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Developers File for Pedestrian Tunnels Connecting 3 Essex Crossing Buildings

Bowery Boogie - January 03, 2018

If approved, the tunnels will connect 115 Delancey (Site 2) to 202 Broome Street (Site 3) and 202 Broome to 180 Broome (Site 4).

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Decades in the Making, Manhattan’s Essex Crossing Project Secures Fresh Loan

Wall Street Journal - January 02, 2018

The proposed mixed-use building will comprise 175,000 square feet of office space, 263 rental apartments (121 affordable) and 27,000 square feet of retail space, including a section of the Market Line.

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