From The Press
July 1, 2015
Neighborhood Dive: Chinatown in transformation
For decades, Chinatown was spreading out and engulfing its neighbors, particularly Little Italy, growing to encompass about 40 blocks. But the community, known for its Old World cuisine, open-air markets and tightly packed tenements, is now seeing the reverse trend, as changes in popular neighbors like Tribeca, Soho and the Lower East Side advance from the edges if Chinatown to its core.
August 17, 2015
Permits Filed: 100 East Broadway, 14-Story Office Building In Chinatown
The shell of a gas station at 100 East Broadway has sat empty for six years near the entrance to the Manhattan Bridge in Chinatown. Now, a 14-story office and medical building will rise on the block-long corner lot between the bridge, Division Street, Pike Street and East Broadway.
August 18, 2015
First Look at the 14-Story Office Tower Coming to Vacant Pike Street Gas Station
Long a symbol of the economic downturn, the abandoned Mobil gas station at 2 Pike Street (aka 100 East Broadway) is primed for new development. As reported, the 9,800 square-foot (overgrown) parcel sold this past April for an eye-popping $18.75 million.
June 2, 2016
14-Story Office Building Ready to Rise from Vacant Pike Street Gas Station
The long-vacant Mobil gas station at 2 Pike Street is history. The one-story structure was demolished within a matter of days last November, clearing the way for its primary payload. Namely, a new fourteen-story commercial office building.
September 15, 2017
Office development is a rarity across most neighborhoods in New York City, including Chinatown. But sometimes it still happens, and today, YIMBY has a comprehensive look at the updated design for 100 East Broadway, which also sits next to Pike and Division Streets.