The Haswell, an ambitious new Upper West Side condominium set to rise at 707 West End Avenue, is dedicated to the equilibrium between urban life and natural living. The name itself was chosen to honor legendary city planner Andrew Haswell Green, the man responsible for many of the green spaces for which New York is […]
Andrew Haswell Green was a lawyer, New York City planner, and civic leader.
Since the days of its first skyscrapers, New York City has been a destination for real estate buyers in pursuit of the singular sensation that comes with owning a unique vantage point within one of the most architecturally stunning cities in the world. Here are just a few enchanting destinations that make the Upper West […]
Andrew Haswell Green is considered the Father of Greater New York.
Sailors and Soldiers Monument While strolling through Riverside Park, one might mistake the Corinthian-style Sailors and Soldiers Monument for a misplaced Grecian temple. Made of white marble, this Beaux Arts tower commemorates the soldiers and sailors who fought in the Civil War. Each year on Memorial Day, hundreds gather around the monument to celebrate all […]