Articles tagged “harlem”

Harlem Learning What Happens When an Iconic Neighborhood Gets Rebranded

Harlem Learning What Happens When an Iconic Neighborhood Gets Rebranded

Deepti Hajela and Michael Noble Jr., Associated Press

Real estate interests are trying to add SoHa to their previous Manhattan gentrification conquests, including SoHo, Nolita, Tribeca and Dumbo. Some are so time-worn that you forget they were ever called anything else. Residents of Harlem — yes, Harlem — are resisting the change as an attack on their identity.

2 years ago

Building a Tours and Activities Business on the Back of Airbnb

Building a Tours and Activities Business on the Back of Airbnb

Dan Peltier, Skift

It's not just hosts who are riding Airbnb's coattails and creating businesses. Small tour operators are working with hosts to draw attention to their activities and Airbnb is quick to help them do that to give it a neighborhood-friendly image.

4 years ago