Parsons School of Design alumnus with a BFA in fashion, who has worked in the menswear industry for several years. Past lives have been in the East Village and Lower East Side of Manhattan; more recently transplanted to Harlem. Currently living in a 1907 "French flat," an Edwardian era middle-class apartment.
The city wants to develop the land that currently is the site of a gas station on 110th Street and FDB but the owners of that property has filed a lawsuit to block the sale. Apparently the gas station proprietors originally purchased the property facing Central Park back in 1981 when the neighborhood was undesirable because of rampant crime and the community renewal plan reportedly stipulated that the city could repurchase the plot back by 2008. Since that date has passed, the owners now want the government to back off on having corner built up as a new residential and commercial development. The government denies the claim that there was an expiration date for buying back the land in South Harlem and thus everyone is going to court. Read more in the New York Post: LINK