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  It may be cold out now but Spring 2015 is right arounrd the corner. Looking forward to a brand new start? There is nothing better than a brand new home. Be the very first to live in your home and enjoy brand new infrastructure throughout. Zaha Hadid’s 520 West 28th Street   In 2015 there will ...
And it sure been a cold, cold winter And the wind ain't been blowin from the south It's sure been a cold, cold winter It's sure been a hard, hard winter And the springtime take a long way around     Winter: The Rolling Stones    And I hope it's gonna be a long, hot summer      
  "Made in NY” Films Nominated for Academy Awards  Tonights nominations for the 87th Academy Awards include several “Made in NY” films recognized with nominations. Among the nominees are: Begin AgainOutstanding Original Song"Lost Stars," Music and Lyric by Gregg Alexander and Danielle Brisebois ...
Williamsburg runs from Flushing Avenue to Metropolitan Avenue and Bushwick Avenue, east from the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Williamsburg has undergone one of the most exciting real estate transformations of any area in New York City. The warehouses and garages of the past have undergone spectacular ren...
Washington Heights is Manhattan's highest natural point (265 feet, in Bennett Park) Manhattan's oldest house the Morris-Jumel mansion built in 1765 served as General Washington’s headquarters during the Battle of Harlem Heights in 1776 still stands at 160th Street, Manhattan's second highest poin...
Brooklyn Monthly Market Report | January 2015 Brooklyn started the year out strong with year-over-year increases in all three price metrics. Average and median sales prices increased by double digits, 21% and 19%, respectively, while the average price per square foot increased 4% year-over-year. ...
Manhattan Monthly Market Report January 2015   Average price was up in both the condo and the co-op market compared to last year. Among condos, average price per square foot increased 13%.    Co-ops saw a large gain in median price, which increased 23% compared to last year. Co-ops also saw a sig...
There is an old expression in NYC:  "That and a token will get you on the subway.''  In fact, all it took was a token to get on the subway for more than a century. Implication being that whatever "that" referred to was worthless.    The MetroCard replaced the token in 2003 but a New Report shows ...
Manhattan Residential Real Estate Market Report | Third Quarter 2014 This report uses market-wide data based on transactions that closed in the Fourth Quarter 2014 (October 1 through December 31st) and compares it to closings that took place last quarter and during the same quarter last year. Cl...
This is an encore and revised post that I wrote a few years ago. Since it is a new year it is a good time to prepare for successful open houses.  I realize in some markets open houses don't work. This post is about working an open house not whether they work or not.   How to Work an Open House   ...

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