Monthly Archives April 2013

A NORC, Up Close and Personal

Fort Hamilton, the square-mile-size southern half of Bay Ridge, which takes its name from the local Army garrison, is not a place that people tend to leave.

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Woulda Shoulda Coulda: Real Estate Regrets to Avoid

Spring house-hunting season is upon us. Home searches peak in March and April, and this year the search is especially frantic as inventory is near a 12-year low.

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Pier 57 plan clears City Council vote.


The City Council today unanimously approved Young Woo & Associates’ plan to transform Pier 57, a historic pier located at 14th Street and the Hudson River, into a cultural hub and creative center.

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Buy or rent? in New York.

This is the closest New York has come to being a buyers’ market in years

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The Hollywood Effect.

“Rich and sexy”: That was the mandate given to L.A. decorator Kelly Wearstler by the owners of this 4,000-square-foot Tribeca apartment. “They wanted warmth and texture, and I love mixing the raw and the refined.”
http://nymag.com/homedesign/greatrooms/kelly-wearstler-2012-10/

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Central Park South penthouse once owned by Billy Joel sells…

The apartment has a private elevator. And its three terraces make you feel like you’re floating above Central Park.

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/life-style/real-estate/billy-joe-apartment-sells-article-1.1299509#ixzz2PKj6wEJs

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