Gansevoort Landlord Burns His Tenant, Praises Rival

Though, we did always like "Sweet Caroline" better than "Jenny From the Block." Photo: Rebecca Sahn

"I think [the Standard Hotel] is going to be ground zero of the meatpacking district … the meatpacking district is about to shift 500 feet to the west. — Richard Born, landlord for the rival Gansevoort Hotel. [NYO via Curbed]