The Chelsea Hotel sale has reportedly gone through.
(Go about 4:25 in for the Joe Bidewell song, unless you want to see the birth of Warhol Superstar Viva's daughter first.)
It was incredible the Chelsea Hotel was ever created, and a miracle it survived into the 21st century with its soul intact. That miracle was due largely to Stanley Bard and the people he brought together there. He was the Maestro.