Three new luxury high-rise buildings going up along the busy East 86th Street corridor | Upper East Site What Housing Crisis? Three New Luxury High-Rises Go Up on East 86th Street by Upper East Site Staff August 2, 2022, 11:53 am 1 Comment As our neighbors get priced out of their Upper East Side apartments due to staggering rent hikes and the city as a whole grapples with an affordable housing crisis, the UES will soon be home to three new luxury high-rise buildings going up along the Already a subscriber? Log in here. Continue reading with an Upper East Site subscription. Read More Comments are closed. One Comment Expand All Collapse All Sort by Newest Oldest The housing crisis doesn’t affect the rich, it’s caused by them and greedy developers.