Posts Tagged ‘Prefab Homes’

Karim Rashid’s Modular Washington Heights Rental Debuts New Look | Curbed NY

Karim Rashid's Modular Washington Heights Rental Debuts New Look | Curbed NY

By Tanay Warerkar Construction is now underway on a modular building designed by Karim Rashid that’s set to rise in Washington Heights. Located at 655 West 187th Street, the project is being developed by HAP Investment Developers, who recently unveiled a new rendering for the project, Buzz Buzz Home reports. The eight-story building, which is […]


Second Prefab Apartment Building Set to Rise Uptown | DNAinfo

Second Prefab Apartment Building Set to Rise Uptown | DNAinfo

By Lindsay Armstrong WASHINGTON HEIGHTS — A building made out of prefabricated modular units built offsite — the second to be built uptown in recent years — is headed to the area. The Lilak, at 655 W. 187th St., will be a 47-unit residential rental building made of modules with what appear to be a pale […]


NY building shows how mod design stacks up as cool | SFGate

NY building shows how mod design stacks up as cool | SFGate

By JENNIFER PELTZ | Associated Press In a city piled high with ambitious architecture, a seven-floor structure off the beaten path boasts a distinction of its own: It’s billed as the first multistory, modular-built apartment building to open in the nation’s apartment capital. Called the Stack, the building near Manhattan’s northern tip aims to show […]


Washington Heights Brownstone Hits the Market For $2.5M | Curbed NY

Washington Heights Brownstone Hits the Market For $2.5M | Curbed NY

by Jessica Dailey It’s not the most expensive home currently available in the neighborhood, but at $2.475 million, this single family brownstone is now the priciest townhouse in Washington Heights (the “most expensive” title actually goes to a condo). Located at 431 West 162nd Street near Roger Morris Park, the house has been lovingly maintained; […]


The Stack Unveils Pricing, Photos, Instructional Floorplans | Curbed NY

The Stack Unveils Pricing, Photos, Instructional Floorplans | Curbed NY

by Jeremiah Budin The Stack, the prefabricated Inwood development formerly known as Broadway Stack, has debuted its market-rate rental on its own website, BuzzBuzz Home reports. The pricing is starting at $1,755 for a studio, $2,400 for a 1BR, $2,850 for a 2BR, and $3,990 for a 3BR. Read more:  The Stack Unveils Pricing, Photos, […]


The smallest apartment in New York — barely bigger than a prison cell for $1,275 a month | NY Daily News

The smallest apartment in New York — barely bigger than a prison cell for $1,275 a month | NY Daily News

By Simone Weichselbaum / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS In jail, captives get an eight-foot-wide space plus three meals a day as they pay their debt to society. But in one Harlem building, the captives in a 100-square-foot apartment pay $1,275 a month — and there is no free grub. The owners of a building at […]


Watch A New Prefab Building Rise In NYC, Stack By Stack | Fast Co Design

Watch A New Prefab Building Rise In NYC, Stack By Stack | Fast Co Design

By Sammy Medina In the 1920s, modular, prefabricated housing was at the forefront of modernism’s cause, the clarion call that galvanized avant-garde architects to action. They developed innovative construction techniques that promised to standardize the construction of the house (or more accurately, the apartment unit) and make it reproducible like a car or radiator. Needless […]


Inwood – Prefab Homes Win Converts in New York | NY Times

Inwood – Prefab Homes Win Converts in New York | NY Times

By JULIE SATOW A vacant lot on Broadway between Academy and 204th Streets in Inwood is littered with rubble and concrete pilings. But in a matter of weeks, this 50-foot-wide sand pit will be transformed into a seven-story apartment building, with finished bathrooms, maple cabinetry and 10 terraces. It is not a magic trick, but […]

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