The Emergence of Saving Space Services: MakeSpace

Saving space services from Make Space

Saving space services are emerging as hot businesses and startups like MakeSpace are reaping big from the ingenious idea. This is a classic example of what creative solution to existing problems can do to one’s entrepreneurial activity. It is quite unfortunate that spaces are becoming increasingly limited and you might find that your stuff take […]

New York’s Luxury Condominium Market Experiencing a Boom

Prices in many property markets in the US are going up, but it’s the New York’s Condo market that seems to be in the frontline. In short, New York’s luxury condo market is on the rise. Indeed, there have been cases where buyers, in order to be the winning bidders, have had to shell out […]

Hilton Mulling over selling New York’s Waldorf Astoria Hotel

The Waldorf Astoria New York

Hilton Worldwide Holdings will make a decision in the coming days whether to sell a stake in the Waldorf Astoria hotel, in New York with the possibility of disposing of the entire property. According to the company’s CEO Christopher Nassetta, the company has not decided when this will be done and who will be the […]

INFOGRAPHIC: Renting Out A Property!

Renting out your property, either apartment or home, can be stressful and time consuming. It’s important to take the right steps forward, from selecting a Property Agent, researching prospective tenants, signing leases, maintaining the properties, and optimizing your building energy rating. Thankfully, we have a handy infographic for Landlords and Property owners that can help […]

Closing Tips for New York Real Estate

If you are one of those lucky souls who happened to find their dream home, then you are in for a few things you must do before you’re done. Signing a contract and approving your mortgage is merely the main portion of the job, so you must pay attention to closing part of your purchasing […]

The 3 Most Expensive Apartments in New York

Glitz, glamor, views of Central Park and piles of Tiffany and Co. diamonds are only a dream for some of us, but for others it’s a reality. #1. One57 Penthouse The 89th and 90th floors of the One57 building on 57th street is the location of one of the most stunning apartments in New York, […]

Importance of Home Improvements before Selling Your Home

mportance of Home Improvements before Selling Your Home

There is no denying that home improvement projects can be rather costly. However, the benefits outweigh the cost, especially if you are planning to sell your home. If you are a property owner, it is always good to think of refurbishing or upgrading your home before you sell it. Even though you will have to […]

Palisades House Sells for $1.45 Million

Palisades House

  Twenty-eight years ago, Frank Platt wanted a home where he and his wife, Judy, could live and where they could entertain family and friends in their retirement. So he approached his cousin, architect Charles Platt, to design the home. The request was more than a family favor. There was some history to it. About […]

Stunning Brighton Beach Penthouse Sells for $3.5 Million


Our minds were blown when this most Brighton Beach-y of Brighton Beach penthouses hit the market back in 2011 with an asking price of (almost) $5 million. After having its price chopped only once—to $3.9 million—over the next two years, the 10-room, 2,800-square-foot (with a 900-square-foot, beach-facing terrace) apartment has, at long last, changed hands. The final sale […]

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