Harlem on Only $600 a Night

Chelsea: The nasty Jag ad is gone from the side of the old McBurney Y, but a giant glass of Stella Artois has taken its place. [Blog Chelsea]
Flatiron: Coming soon to Madison Square Park: steel trees! [Polis]
Harlem: Marking yet another gentrification benchmark, a former Associated supermarket on 124th will become a $600-a-night W Hotel. [Columbia Spectator]
Parkville: Is Ocean Parkway the "Madison Avenue of Brooklyn"? That's what the condo developers say. [Kensington (Brooklyn)]
Prospect Lefferts Gardens: Neighbors suspect a developer of wanting to tear down a single-family home on Ocean Avenue to make way for condos. [Across the Park]
West Village: Richard Meier’s glass towers on Perry Street will soon compete with a spire from edgy husband-wife design duo Asymptote. [Curbed]