Category: Curbed

Curbed
08/29/2017

Brooklyn’s Most Expensive Home May be the Brooklyn Heights Penthouse of The Standish

The penthouse atop the former Standish Arms Hotel in Brooklyn Heights may set the record for the most expensive home sold in Brooklyn, The Real Deal reports. The six-bedroom condo was last on the market for $16.645 million, before it went […]


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Curbed
07/24/2017

Brooklyn Residence Gets Chic Interior Design by Local Studio Matter

A unit in the storied Standish building in Brooklyn Heights — the supposed residence of Clark Kent—has been given the model design treatment by Matter, the New York-based gallery and showroom. Once known as the Standish Arms Hotel, the 1903 building […]


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Curbed
06/29/2017

Superman’s Supposed Brooklyn Heights Residence is now a $5M Condo

Brooklyn Heights’s Standish Arms Hotel has been a neighborhood fixture for more than a century now, first as a hotel, then as one of the many pieces of real estate owned by the Jehovah’s Witnesses, then as a high-end rental building. Now, it’s in the process […]


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Curbed
04/21/2017

Inside the Sales Gallery for DDG's Upper East Side Condo, 180 East 88th

When you enter DDG’s 180 East 88th’s sales gallery you’re immediately struck by the recreation of the building’s facade. This will be created using handmade Kolumba brick made in Denmark by Petersen Tegl — you can see and feel the thumbprints in […]


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Curbed
04/21/2017

Palm Beach’s 3550 South Ocean Unveils Sales Gallery

Last time we checked up on Palm Beach's 3550 South Ocean, a batch of sexy renderings were unveiled of the first new oceanfront residential development in Palm Beach in over a decade. Today, we’ll take in the new sales gallery, highlighting […]


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Curbed
02/21/2017

The High Line’s Transformative Real Estate Boom, Mapped

The arrival of the High Line and a coinciding neighborhood rezoning has spurred a high-end real estate boom that’s still playing out across West Chelsea. Some of the city’s most prolific developers, and the world’s leading […]


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Curbed
11/18/2016

Nine Renderings of 3550 South Ocean in Palm Beach

3550 South Ocean, a pre-construction luxury condo development in Palm Beach, just released a slew of renderings, showcasing the project’s clean and modern interiors by Champalimaud in collaboration with DDG. […]


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Curbed
09/19/2016

Brooklyn Heights’s Standish Arms Hotel, Now Luxury Condo, Launches Sales from $1.29M

The newest avatar of the former Standish Arms Hotel in Brooklyn Heights—a luxury condo building developed, designed, built, and managed by DDG, has now launched sales on its residences. As of this morning, four residences were listed […]


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Curbed
07/18/2016

Ellis Island Remembered in Street Art on a Tribeca Condo Site

Ahead of the rise of their eight-story condo building on Tribeca’s Franklin Street, DDG has tapped French street artist JR to bring a little bit of street art to the site at 100 Franklin. The installation is a 95- by 88-foot copy of a 1908 photograph taken on Ellis Island […]


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Curbed
05/10/2016

New Looks at The Standish, a Onetime Brooklyn Heights Hotel Turned Condo

The former Standish Arms Hotel in Brooklyn Heights has had many lives: It operated as a hotel in the early 20th century (and apparently inspired the name of Clark Kent's residence in the Superman comic books), but was sold to the […]


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Curbed
02/05/2016

Brand New Condos at 450 Hayes Start Selling

Right before Christmas, floor plans for the new units at 450 Hayes debuted with lots of angles and shapes. Now, sales have officially started. The four-story building comes from DDG who has been active around the neighborhood […]


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Curbed
01/15/2016

DDG's 521-Foot Upper East Side Tower Reveals Pricing, Renders

After clustering around 57th Street for the last several years, super-tall condominiums, which are coveted by buyers for their views and scorned by some others for their bulk, are turning up in other neighborhoods. Name: 180 East 88th Developer / Architect […]


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Curbed
01/06/2016

DDG's Bluestone-Clad Tribeca Condos Officially Launch Sales

Name: 12 Warren Size: 12 floors, 13 units Developer/Architect/Builder: DDG Prices: Starting from $5.7 million Sales and Marketing: Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group DDG's bluestone-clad building at 12 Warren Street […]


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Curbed
10/13/2015

New Condos Debut at DDG’s Former SoHo Chocolate Factory From $2.5M

Just a few months after XOCO 325 launched its teaser site (complete with a comic strip illustrating what we assume are two of the building's residents), DDG has officially launched sales for the condo at 325 West Broadway. […]


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Curbed
09/09/2015

The 45+ New NYC Developments Hitting the Market this Fall Including Three by DDG

Now that Labor Day is a thing of the past and the dog days of summer are (theoretically) waning away, it's time to welcome fall the best way we know how: by mapping the hundreds of new apartments — both condos and rentals — that will inundate […]


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Curbed
08/27/2015

Upper East Side Tower Reveals its Artsy Side, Preps for Sales

Now that the 521-foot-tower at 180 East 88th has gotten the green light, construction is underway — and so are the building's branding efforts. The 48 condos in DDG's Upper East Side project haven't gone on the market yet, but that hasn't […]


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Curbed
06/24/2015

DDG Condos Rise on Former SoHo Chocolate Factory Site

Plans to redevelop an old chocolate factory at 325 West Broadway in SoHo have been in the works for over seven years, but it wasn't until DDG took over the property in late 2012 that things finally started moving along. With work well underway, […]


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Curbed
06/12/2015

Upper East Side’s Tallest Tower Gets Green Light to Build

Hey, Upper East Siders. It's time to really brace for the tallest tower in the neighborhood, coming to 88th Street between Lexington Avenue and Third Avenue. The 521-foot tower, which is being designed, developed and built by DDG, got its new […]


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Curbed
05/05/2015

Hayes Valley’s 400 Grove Gears Up

The plot of land on the edge of Hayes Valley that was formerly known as Parcel H is finally nearing its debut as 34 new condos under the name 400 Grove. The land was once part of the Central Freeway, but after the roadway was torn down in 1992 […]


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Curbed
03/13/2015

The 41 New Developments Hitting the Market this Spring

New York City real estate is booming. Beyond charts and graphs and stats, another way to gauge the strength of the market is by the sheer number of new developments launching sales or leasing in a given season. Spring 2014 was action-packed, […]


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Curbed
11/19/2014

Tribeca Triangle May Get Makeover

TRIBECA -- A tipster sends word that an application has been filed with the city to upgrade the Barnett Newman Triangle, a.k.a. the concrete saving grace at the intersection of Church Street, White Street and Sixth Avenue out front of the Tribeca […]


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Curbed
10/21/2014

Decoding the Subliminal Cues Hidden in SF's Condo Names

Amero. Vida. 8 Octavia. NEMA. Lumina. The names unfurl easily, with a kind of sensual appeal that's almost embarrassing. Say them often and they start to feel like a private incantation that conjures some pure plane of existence, never an actual place. […]


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Curbed
08/12/2014

8 Awesome Photos of DDG’s 8 Octavia

For much of the past year, as 8 Octavia began its rise at the edge of Market Street, the perimeter of the building was inaccessible as the customary moat of construction passageways took root at its edges. Now, as units trickle […]


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Curbed
08/07/2014

Perfect: Hayes Valley’s Newest Sculpture Looks Like a Crane

After the departure last month of the Kate Raudenbush sculpture Future's Past, which stood over Patricia's Green for two years, the park will soon get a brand-new installation in its place. Fractured Landscape, by Mark Baugh-Sasaki […]


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Curbed
08/03/2014

DDG Files Permits for New Carnegie Hill Tower

DDG recently filed permits for a new development on the Upper East Side at 180 East 88th Street. The 469-foot, 31-story tower will have 182,995 square feet of residential space, crazily spread across just 44 units, which New York […]


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Curbed
07/09/2014

8 Octavia Listing Lands, Sets Price Per Square Foot Record

We toured DDG and local starchitect Stanley Saitowitz’s much-awaited 8 Octavia last month, we expected to see prices topping at $1,000 per square foot as listings hit the market. Well, now unit 608 has landed, and this 2-bed, 2-bath, 1,001 […]


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Curbed
06/24/2014

Renderings Released for DDG's Hayes Valley Parcel T Condos

Parcel T, the slice of land in Hayes Valley that was awarded last week to Linden Partners for development, is set to become a four-story building with 26 residential units. Edmonds + Lee is the architect attached to the project, […]


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Curbed
06/20/2014

Hayes Valley Parcels Along Octavia Awarded to Developers

Three parcels of land in Hayes Valley along Octavia have officially been awarded to developers. Parcel T, which sits between Page and Rose streets, will go to Linden Partners. This is the partnership between DDG and DM Development […]


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Curbed
02/06/2014

DDG’s Chocolate Factory Condo Conversion Gets Graffitied

All developers should take cues from DDG when it comes to beautifying their construction sites. They shrouded 345meatpacking in a black-and-yellow netting designed by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama in 2012, and now they’ve tapped […]


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Curbed
07/09/2013

Contemporary Condos Planned for Heart of Hayes Valley

Another former Central Freeway parcel may soon be developed in the form of Hayes Valley condos. Developers DDG and DM Development are hoping to build two residential buildings at 450 Hayes Street, between Gough and Octavia. […]


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Curbed
08/03/2012

MePa Condo Gets the Most Fun Construction Netting Ever

If construction fencing can beautified, why can’t the drab black netting be easier on the eyes, too? Oh wait, it can! A new condo building going up at 345 West 14th Street commissioned acclaimed Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama to create a giant replica […]


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