New Rental listing: 112 Franklin Street, Penthouse

Exquisite designer Loft in the heart of Tribeca. When entering this immaculate apartment you are instantly transported to a home that could just as easily be in the Hamptons or Cape Cod. Soaring 13 to 16 foot ceilings give an air of the dramatic whilst a roaring fireplace lends a hint of romance. You can easily see the fine craftsmanship in the wainscoting, custom doors and cabinets. A library sits off the main living area and could easily be used as guest room or den. Everything is of the finest […]

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New Federal Regulations on Real Estate Purchases Effective March 1st

Following disclosure requirements put in place by the city in May 2015, the U.S. Treasury Department has announced that they will begin tracking real estate purchases made in Manhattan through shell companies. Shell corporations, or companies with little or no nominal assets, have been used to purchase luxury real estate in New York without revealing the identity of the buyers. Since shell companies can be registered in the names of accountants, lawyers, and other related parties, purchases made by these companies are often difficult to trace to the actual beneficiary. However, […]

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New Sales Listing: 250 West Street, #10C

Sunset views over the Hudson River in Tribeca. It doesn’t get better than this. You enter a massive loft-like living room with 10 foot high ceilings, seeing the ships sail by down below, pour yourself a glass of wine and take in the unsurpassed views. This is luxury living in New York at it’s finest. An owner’s suite with en-suite spa like bath and a huge custom designed walk in closet. A fantastic guest quarter with en-suite bath and walk in closet. And all this with the same gorgeous water […]

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New Sales Listing: 37 West 12th Street, #6B

Snow falls softly over Village rooftops. You gaze out over them as you cozy up next to your fireplace with bourbon in hand. Taken from another era, this is surely where Don Draper would call home today. An impeccably designed apartment melding 30s aesthetic with modern technology. The living room greets you with views to the World Trade Center over brownstones and tree lined streets. With every step you feel the quality underfoot of the Chilean wide plank oak floors. Music is piped through built in speakers controlled by Sonos […]

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New Rental Listing: 104 Reade Street, #3E

Downtown loft living doesn’t get any better than this. Just restored with a contemporary look by famed designer Valerie Pasquiou. Tribeca Loft Condominium with soaring 12-foot ceilings of beautifully-designed interior space. As you enter into the dramatic great room with an original tin ceiling, marble window sills, you are bathed in light flowing in from 3 oversized south-facing windows. Here you’ll enjoy the perfect setting for entertaining, while preparing wonderful meals in the sleek open chef’s kitchen with high end appliances that overlooks the entire living area. The 2 generously-sized […]

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New Rental Listing: 88 Crosby Street, #5G

A true Soho loft full of charm in an elevator, cast-iron building. This top floor apartment is approximately 2,000 square feet and is an entertainer’s dream with a spacious, airy living room which boasts 18 foot ceilings and two magnificent, grand sky lights over the living room and kitchen area. Along the East wall are windows overlooking Crosby Street. This unique 2 bedroom loft has so much character due to the original details, interior brick walls, gleaming hardwood floors and wooden columns. The large open kitchen has stainless steel appliances and tons […]

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Real Estate Along the NYC Marathon Course

With the NYC Marathon coming up this Sunday, November 1, I thought it would be interesting to take a look at real estate along the marathon course. From Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island all the way up to Mott Haven, Bronx, here’s what you could expect if you wanted to rent or buy along the marathon course: Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island The marathon kicks off near the approach to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in Fort Wadsworth, a former United States military installation. Today, Fort Wadsworth is a park maintained by the National Park Service, and […]

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New Sales Listing: 71 Nassau Street, #2A

Enjoy your own urban oasis in the middle of the financial district. 12 foot ceiling heights with an original exposed steel column show the quality of yesterday and today. The Croft building was reimagined as a boutique condo building. Unique to the area, enjoy long summer nights and crisp fall days on your own private 500 square foot+ terrace. Floors are white oak. Master bath has Bianca Crystal Mirabilia wall tiles, limestone floors, dornbracht sinks and watermark fixtures, while the second bath is complemented by a Zuma soaking tub. The […]

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Luxury Extended Stay Investment Opportunities

I am often asked by my international clients for luxury extended stay options that can also be rented while they are away.  As a result, I recommend the United Nations Extended Stay Condominium. It is a luxury and hassle-free opportunity to own a piece of Manhattan real estate while generating premium rental income. Entry-level furnished units with luxury amenities are priced at between $1.3- $1.5M. Two and three bedroom units are also available. The full service buildings are managed and operated by best-in-class extended stay brand, AKA using their proven short-term rental program. All homes are in luxury […]

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New Listing at TriBeCa’s Highly Sought After 250 West Street

Sunset views over the Hudson River in Tribeca. It doesn’t get better than this. You enter a massive loft like living room with 10 foot high ceilings, seeing the ships sail by down below, pour yourself a glass of wine and take in the unsurpassed views. This is luxury living in New York at it’s finest. An owner’s suite with en-suite spa-like bath and a huge custom-designed walk in closet. A fantastic guest quarter with en-suite bath and walk in closet. And all this with the same gorgeous water views. […]

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Beautiful Financial District 2 Bedroom, 71 Nassau Street, $1.845M

Torn from the pages of Architectural Digest, this apartment is as impeccably designed as it is welcoming. This gorgeous compilation of architecture and design was eloquently directed by Magness Design to bring you something extraordinary. Upon entering the apartment you are immediately struck by the expanse of windows, three exposures, open sky and city views. You will notice the detail to quality and design. An original steel beam column rises to the high ceilings invoking a bygone era. The kitchen island was rebuilt using Carrera marble and Rohl fixtures. High end […]

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