• Inside the star-studded opening of the Shops at Hudson Yards, where A-listers including Anne Hathaway and Whoopi Goldberg came to see NYC's new $25 billion neighborhood

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    On March 14, I attended the grand opening of The Shops & Restaurants at Hudson Yards , New York City's new $25 billion neighborhood .
    It was full of tastemakers, influencers, socialites, and celebrities, from Anne Hathaway to Whoopi Goldberg .
    It was one poppin' mall party.
    Last night, I was surrounded by dollar signs .
    On my left, the real-life version of "Gossip Girl" - millennials wearing ascot scarfs, bow ties, and an air of confidence. To my right, female influencers dressed to what I call the "Instagram nines" - red lipstick, fur coats, and stiletto boots patterned with a dollar bill...
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  • Hudson Yards is the most expensive real-estate development in US history. Here's what it's like inside the $25 billion neighborhood

    Hudson Yards is the most expensive real-estate development in US history. Here's what it's like inside the $25 billion neighborhood

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    The $25 billion Hudson Yards megadevelopment had its grand opening on March 15.
    The entire 28-acre project is set to be completed in 2024.
    While some buildings are still under construction, the site's signature landmark - a 150-foot-tall honeycomb structure called Vessel - is now open to the public.
    At $25 billion, Hudson Yards is the most expensive real-estate development in US history. It's also one of the largest, at more than 18 million square feet, including 14 acres of public space.
    With many buildings already completed and a few more underway, the development now overwhelms the...
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  • Hudson Yards is the biggest New York development since Rockefeller Center. Here are all the major buildings in the $25 billion neighborhood

    Hudson Yards is the biggest New York development since Rockefeller Center. Here are all the major buildings in the $25 billion neighborhood

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    The $25 billion Hudson Yards megadevelopment had its grand opening on March 15.
    The entire 28-acre project is set to be completed in 2024.
    Business Insider got the rundown of how each building has progressed.
    Hudson Yards is a mammoth development in New York City, the likes of which hasn't been seen since the unveiling of Rockefeller Center in the 1930s.
    The $25 billion complex covers an entire avenue and stretches four city blocks. At the far edge lie the Eastern and Western Railyards, whose train tracks run below a raised platform that supports the new luxury office and residential...
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  • The billionaire behind Hudson Yards, the most expensive real-estate development in US history, says it's 'not a neighborhood for the rich'

    The billionaire behind Hudson Yards, the most expensive real-estate development in US history, says it's 'not a neighborhood for the rich'

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Hudson Yards , NYC's new $25 billion neighborhood, is the most expensive real-estate development in US history.
    The neighborhood's luxury condos start at $4.3 million and cost upwards of $32 million.
    When it's finished, Hudson Yards will have a luxury mall with stores like Louis Vuitton and Dior, office spaces, public gardens, a performing arts space, and the highest outdoor observation deck in the Western Hemisphere.
    It's been called a "billionaires' playground," but Stephen Ross, the 78-year-old billionaire behind the project, told Forbes it's "not a neighborhood for the rich."
    Hudson...
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