In the News: Window Washer Falls to His Death

335 Greenwich••• “A window washer plummeted to his death from the fifth floor of a luxury Tribeca apartment building Tuesday afternoon.” It was 335 Greenwich, at Jay, and he was 38. The heart breaks for his family—or, if you’re DNAinfo, it turns to real estate. (“Units in the building have sold for as much as $1.75 million, according to previous listings.” Wrong on at least two levels.)

••• “The Howard Hughes Corp. acquired a 10-story commercial building on the outskirts of the South Street Seaport for $24 million, according to property records filed with the city today.” It’s 163 Front, at Fletcher. —The Real Deal

••• Architectural Digest visits Property’s newish location on Walker.

••• The rust on the World Trade Center Transportation Hub is temporary. “Once all of the welding is done, the steel will be blasted, cleaned and the appropriate corrosion protection system and paint will be applied,” a Calatrava rep told the New York Observer.