In This Week’s Observer…

Allen and Deborah Grubman buy a $3.07 million condo at 200 Chambers Street.

Legendary CBS Records executive Walter Yetnikoff buys on the Upper East Side for $2.47 million.

Lower Manhattan real estate has marched all the way back to mid-2001.

Greenwich Village preservationist Andrew Berman fights the lonely fight against Donald Trump and NYU.  

Larry Silverstein wants people to think of Tribeca, not the Trade Center, when they think about his new towers.

Higher rents from the new management of the Chelsea Hotel may force funky hairdresser April Barton from Suite 303.

A six-building apartment portfolio trades for $80.1 million.

Bids for the Forbes headquarters at 60 Fifth Avenue are due–now!

In This Week’s Observer…