A peek inside the $10 East Village apartments….

“It isn’t often that you hear of a developer tearing down a tenement and offering old residents such an amazing deal on a new living space, so what moved Capoccia to do just that? "They were existing tenants. They were on the site. In 2000, I was approached by a tenant in this building at 1117 Second Avenue. I knew her, Ellen Stewart, she was the founder of La Mama Theater." 

Photos: Inside The $10 East Village Apartments,“ Gothamist

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