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Articles about "pre-war architecture"

  • prewar2 Pre-war Spaces: The Good, the Bad, and The Original By Helen Olivo | April 18, 2016

    Wondering what makes your pre-war so special, or why so many people are hankering for a luxurious pre-war on the Upper West Side?

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  • Woolworth Building #TBT-The Evolution of the New York City Skyscraper By Serena Horrigan | March 31, 2016

    From 11-stories to 104, #TBT explores the rich architectural history of the New York City skyscraper.

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  • Glass Condos vs Pre-War Conversion Projects By Christine Mulé | August 10, 2011

    A lot has changed from the early 20th century to the early 21st century. Even Manhattan’s real estate world has taken a turn that was probably never dreamed of back in the 1920s and 30s: a change in the type of building that building owners, developers, and designers seem to want to build and fill with residents around Manhattan. Nowadays, the preferred modern luxury condominium takes shape in the tall glass tower, but back in the early 1900s, classic brick architecture was the preferred and frankly only type of building that popped up on Manhattan sidewalks.

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