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By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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The Feng Shui Bagua map (also called ba-gua or pakua) is one of the main tools utilized in Feng Shui to analyze the energy of any given space. For this particular post, I am focusing on the BTB [Black Hat] bagua map of Feng Shui.  Translated from Chinese, bagua literally means "8 areas.” You coul...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(The Corcoran Group)
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Manhattan Monthly Market Report  Marketwide SnapshotMay was an improved month for condo and co-op sales in Manhattan, as contracts signed of both reached their second highest point in the last year. Inventory remained virtually unchanged versus last year, with just a 1% rise overall. Inventory g...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(The Corcoran Group)
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Full Floor One Bedroom Homes in Hell's Kitchen Overview Maps Photos Features Description Neighborhood $630,000 Multi Family Main Features 1 Bedroom1 Full Bathroom4 UnitsInterior: 800 sqftYear Built: 1919MLS #: 3700819 Location 456 West 50th Street4th floorNew York, NY 10019USA Mitchell J Hall Th...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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 Last week I had the pleasure of teaming up with fellow New York Feng Shui Consultant Judith Wendell of Sacred Currents. We were invited by Douglas and Elliman Real Estate Alexander Team to conduct a co-panel discussion at 230 Central Park South in New York City offering an rich overview of the b...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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The March for Science stands up to support and safeguard the scientific community. Recent policy changes have caused heightened worry among scientists. The incredible and immediate outpouring of support has made clear that these concerns are also shared by the support of hundreds of thousands of ...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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The March for Science and stands up to support and safeguard the scientific community. Recent policy changes have caused heightened worry among scientists. The incredible and immediate outpouring of support has made clear that these concerns are also shared by the support of hundreds of thousands...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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New York City downtown's newest architectural landmark designed by architect Santiago Calatrava. Some will refer to him as a 'visionary theorist, philosopher and a true artist in the craft of engineering and architectonic expressionism" - source architect.com What was Calatrava's inspiration? His...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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It's been a while since allowing myself time to just explore New York city vs only arriving for Feng Shui consultations and being stuck in that go-go-go mentality. After meeting up with my client, I took the time to simply just walk around the downtown financial district and take in the views. En...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(The Corcoran Group)
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The awesome Cathedral of Saint John the Divine and Morningside Heights has been designated a Historic District by The Landmarks Preservation Commission on Tuesday.  Feast of St FrancisCatherdal of St John the Divine is located at 1047 Amsterdam Avenue New York, NY 10025 in Manhattan's Morningside...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a vital figure of the modern era and a pivotal figure in the Civil Rights Movement. His lectures and dialogues stirred the concern and sparked the conscience of a generation. His charismatic leadership inspired men and women, young and old, in this nation and...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Ironically, Feng Shui promotes death on a constant basis though the use of positive language. "Create new beginnings," let go of the past," "change your environment," "transform who you are," etc.  In order to welcome in new opportunities and energy, there must be an ending or in other words, a d...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Dreams are not easy. In fact they are very challenging and difficult and that could be why a large majority of our population ignore investing into their dreams (what ever that may be).I personally believe anything is possible. For dreamers to succeed, you need to be focused and have targets. You...

By Geraldine Harper, Residential and Commercial Sales, Leasing Expert
(Real Broker LLC)
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Hello! If you are interested in increasing your knowledge base of the NYC Real Estate Market, please click on the link, as this is a really great read!  http://amzn.to/2ij86EG.   Read the Excerpt below: "Sylvia Shapiro, a lawyer and board president of a major Manhattan apartment building, has wri...

By Joanna Cohlan, Designing, Decorating & Staging Westchester Homes
(Fresh Eyes For Your Home)
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Today, there is no shortage of glitz and glam when incorporating recycled materials into a major renovation project. No avocado green or mustard yellow for this client - but renovating with a conscience was definitely a top priority! And today, incorporating recycled products can both lower the c...

By Olga Simoncelli, Broker-Owner, RE Consultant, Licensed in CT & NY
(Veritas Prime, LLC)
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TO STAY WARM, DRESS LIKE A TEN-YEAR-OLD  Ten-year-old Little Olga, that is, when she lived in Western Siberia…A few days ago, I almost felt like cancelling a trip to my beloved New York City just because it was 18 degrees outside and windy. A friend and I were to take in some exhibits at the Muse...

By Olga Simoncelli, Broker-Owner, RE Consultant, Licensed in CT & NY
(Veritas Prime, LLC)
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Inside the Trump Tower  or "White House North" Photo Essay TwoA brief history of the Trump Tower building was covered in another post, Trump Tower or White House North, Photo Essay One. Below is small glimpse inside the the Tower along with some photo's of the public areas.  At the Trump Tower in...

By Olga Simoncelli, Broker-Owner, RE Consultant, Licensed in CT & NY
(Veritas Prime, LLC)
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Trump Tower or “White House North”Photo Essay One Trump Tower is now where the  president-elect action is happening and to such an extent that it is sometimes referred to as "White House North" in anticipation of what it might become post inauguration. The lobby of the building as well as several...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(The Corcoran Group)
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Year in and year out, I am asked about New York City holiday tipping etiquette, especially for apartment building staff.  Here is my take on the situation: So many ask, “why tip at all for someone who is merely doing his job?” We feel that an additional reward for work well done is a welcome gift...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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After leaving a Feng Shui client's New York City apartment near the financial district, this view caught my attention. I personally love the juxtaposition of past and current architectural structures. Also the light shimmering off the building added a nice dramatic effect.  Do you have photos fro...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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The 90th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade begins at 9am on Thanksgiving Day, which is Thursday, November 24, 2016 I’m not sure how the rest of America celebrates Thanksgiving, but at least in New York it seems football and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade are always on the agenda. The annual disp...

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