Category Archives: In The News

New School Unveils New $350 Million Facility

The private Manhattan university of New School recently opened its new $352 million University Center building. By adding the 375,000 square foot glass-and-steel facility to the campus, university officials hope to provide students with a place where they can come … Continue reading

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Manhattan Real Estate Market Ends 2013 on a Positive Note

According to recent reports, the Manhattan real estate market wrapped up 2013 on a positive note. While the 2013 figures are still far from the peak that was reached in 2008, the fourth quarter ended with surging sales and the … Continue reading

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Micro Apartments Becoming More Popular

Micro apartments usually range between 180 to 300 square feet, and these are surely becoming more popular among the bachelors and bachelorettes and even for some retirees. These people seek affordable places to live in the state’s most expensive cities. … Continue reading

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Murray Hill Health and Racket Club in New Providence

Murray Hill Health and Racquet Club has expertise on health, wellness, fitness, and of course, tennis. The Healthy Club boasts the widest variety of fitness equipment ad machines, heart-pumping fitness classes, and results-driven workouts. All of these fitness activities are … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Prices Rising to Manhattan Levels

Many potential home buyers in New York City have historically turned to Brooklyn to find more affordable housing.  But today’s market has taken quite a turn.  The difference in price between a one bedroom apartment in the West Village compared … Continue reading

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TriBeCa Hotspots in Manhattan for Buyers

Tribeca is a neighborhood located in Lower Manhattan, New York City. Its name is an acronym of “Triangle below Canal Street”; the triangle is bound by Canal Street, West Street, Broadway, and Vesey Street. This charming community is comprised of … Continue reading

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New Skyscrapers to Dwarf Central Park Residences

Not since builders stuck a mooring mast on top of the Empire State Building, eclipsing the Chrysler Building as the world’s tallest building, have developers been engaged in the type of skyscraper war that New York City is now witnessing. But unlike the rivalries … Continue reading

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The Clincher, Also Known as Closing

July 25, 2013 | New York Times For first-time buyers, closing on a home purchase can be like finishing a long and grueling race. There’s the thrill of achievement mixed with relief that it’s over and, often, the weak limbs … Continue reading

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Midtown West and other NYC Areas Face Inventory Shortages

The stock market is doing great. Unemployment is decreasing. And consumers seem newly confident. But at least one significant obstacle is preventing a surge in home sales in Midtown West and other major New York City areas: Even if people … Continue reading

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Madonna Sells Central Park West Condo

After significantly dropping the price, Madonna has sold her 6,000 square foot Central Park West apartment at Harperley Hall to a prominent hedge fund manager. The diva’s duplex apartment in the 1911 Arts and Crafts-style structure at 41 Central Park … Continue reading

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