The stakes are high when it comes to the sale of what is likely an owner’s most valuable asset. It is very important for an owner to understand the role of an agent and how the relationship works. In Manhattan, when an owner decides to sell and agrees to work with a specific agent, th
With two new super luxury projects under way and at least 14 new condo projects coming to market, this question is very relevant. Our newsletter started letting our readers know about ONE57 and 432 Park Avenue way before they started selling. Some readers, getting this early informati
18 Gramercy Park, the luxury condo conversion by the Zeckendorf developers, officially opens the doors to its sales office this month. According to the developers, four contracts are already out. What makes this building so special? First off, the famed Zeckendorfs are the developers
Not simply a summer destination, the Hamptons are rapidly becoming much more than a vacation community. The recent trend, accelerating since 2010, has displayed buyers in the market for permanent residences throughout the Hamptons. The majority of these buyers are relocating from New
A new trend in Manhattan real estate has emerged that might be a bit surprising: Supersizing the Empty Nest. Typically, when children leave home for college and/or to start their jobs, the parents tend to downsize their living space by selling their current home and purchasing som
The block of 53rd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues will be home to not only the Baccarat Hotel and Condo, but also a new residential spire designed by Jean Nouvel. The 1,050 tower, which has been approved by the City Planning Commission, will reportedly be 78-stories with 480,000 SF
Mortgage rates are at the lowest they have been in years. No matter what your financial situation, getting a mortgage to purchase property can look pretty attractive right now. But there is a catch. These low rates are offered ONLY to those people with excellent FICO credit scores and
Coming on the heels of the recent record sale of the penthouse at 15 CPW for 88 million dollars, an unnamed buyer has bought one of the duplex penthouses at One 57, for more than 90 million dollars. The 10,923 square foot apartment did not sell close to its asking price of over 110 mi
So you have decided to put your home on the market and you want it to sell quickly. Pricing your property correctly is a very important factor, but minor fixes and updates can make a world of difference that can lead to a speedy closing. Below I have listed some improvements that can
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