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I have been reading a few different articles and on-line postings regarding the development of a specific tract of land on the Upper West Side/Lincoln Square area near the Hudson River.  Here are my findings. Once known as Trump City, Extell Development Co. has finally unveiled their plans for Ri...
So a few days ago I decided I wanted to go see the Macy's Day Parade for the first time.  Living in New York City I called the parade hotline wanting to know the logistics of what time the parade started, finished and most importantly what time do people start lining up to see it.  The gentlemen ...
Part 2 - KNOW YOUR BUYING POWER: The best thing for a buyer in today's market is understand your buying power. Knowing your buying power means more than just having an idea as to what you qualify for and what your monthly payments are going to be.  We always ask during our initial consultation ap...
This is Part 1 in a 5 part series focusing on what a first time buyer or investor should know before they purchase an apartment in New York City and the most common mistakes to avoid. We will cover- Know What You Are Buying, Know Your Buying Power, Financial Report of the Building, Who is Managin...
For the last 5 years buying a new development condominium in New York City was a sure fire way of seeing a great return on your initial investment.  If you bought in at the early stages of the initial offering, you waited and as the building went up, so did the prices of the available units.  So ...
Unlike the rest of the country New York City has just turned into a full scale buyer's market.  We were riding a meteoric rise in prices and now we are in the eye of the storm of the financial market crisis.  The New York City real estate market and Wall Street have such strong ties that when Wal...
A basement storage room sold for $801,000.00 in the renowned Dakota apartment building.  The Dakota, located on Central Park West in the Upper West Side, is most well known as the home of John Lennon and still is the current residence of Yoko Ono.  The apartments sell for upwards of 10-20 millio...
About two weeks ago I was reading an article about Donut Plant.  Donut Plant is the promise land for the doughnut lover in all of us.  Donut Plant has been featured on the Throwdown with Bobby Flay which Donut Plant won, and has gone global opening stores in Tokyo, Seoul and has plans for shops i...
Having the unique experience of starting my real estate career on the West Coast in Seattle, WA and now being an agent in Manhattan has given me the ability to help first time home buyer's relocating to Manhattan. I grew up on the West Coast in Seattle, WA and started selling real estate once I g...

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