living in manhattan: It's here! NYC Restaurant Week Summer 2014 - 07/21/14 02:42 AM
It's that time of year again! NYC Restaurant Week Summer 2014 is here and filled with the BEST restaurant offerings from July 21st to August 15th!
If you live in Manhattan you already know about NY Restaurant Week. If you're new to Manhattan or thinking about moving to this great city, New York Restaurant Week is definitely something you want to know about!
Every year, twice a year, New Yorkers and those visiting Manhattan get the opportunity to dine in some of the "BEST of the BEST" restaurants for a three course prix-fixe lunch at the amazing price of $25.00 or a three … (0 comments)

living in manhattan: Manhattan 4th Quarter 2011 Market Report - 01/07/12 11:08 AM
Over the past year, a sharp decline in condo sales lowered the overall average and median Manhattan apartment sales prices over the past year. 
Condo closings feel 24% from the 4th Q2010 accounting for only 40% of all apartment sales.
The economic and financial turmoil that began in the late summer led to fewer transactions than a year ago. 
While there was stagnation in hiring recently, New York’s recovery remains well ahead of schedule.  This combined with a relatively low rate of available apartments has led the Manhattan market to continue to outperform the rest of the nation.
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living in manhattan: July 4th 2009 in Manhattan - 07/05/09 02:04 AM

Since 1976 the tradition of Macy's fireworks took place on the East River in Manhattan. This year to commemorate the 400th anniversary of  the exploration of the Hudson River by Henry Hudson, the 2009 Macy's July 4th Fireworks extravaganza took place on the Hudson River,
This year's fireworks featured more than 40,000 shells exploding at a rate of more than 1,500 per minute.
The fireworks were synchronized to a score of patriotic standards, classic river-themed works, and original music. Performances by the New York Pops and Broadway superstars Audra McDonald and Idina Menzel performed.

living in manhattan: July 4th Fireworks In New York City And The Views - 07/05/08 02:50 AM
Even with clouds and light rain, New York City's July 4th celebration was spectacular. A few million spectators watched the amazing spectrum of colorful fireworks.
The views which are synonymous with the New York City skyline were called "million dollar views and temporarily stole the spotlight.  This year the festivities were moved from the Water Club to a barge in Brooklyn.
More than 35,000 shells sparkled over the East River.  Sponsored by Macy's this annual event is the world's largest fireworks display.
With performances by Gavin Degraw, Jordin Sparks, Natasha Bedingfield and Katherine McPhee, and music that ranged from … (4 comments)

living in manhattan: Outdoor Dining In New York City - 06/22/08 04:38 AM
Below is Vanity Fair's Guide to Outdoor Summer Dining in New york City.
Whether you're visting, in New York to purchase real estate or you live here, this is a comprehensive list for you outdoor dining enjoyment in New York City!
Five Front 
5 Front St , Brooklyn , NY , 11201
New American on the Waterfront in Brooklyn with a great outdoor patio
202 Café  
75 Ninth Avenue ; (646) 638-1173
Shop for hip clothes between courses at this great Meatpacking brunch spot.
A Voce  
41 Madison Ave; 212-545-8555
Modern Italian just off Madison Square Park
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living in manhattan: Hot New Housing Developments in Manhattan - 07/15/07 07:47 AM
The rest of the country may be lukewarm, and some places even cold ... but New York City is at the top of its game in new multi-unit residential real estate sales developments.
From 2004 - 2006, 29,245 permits were issued in New York City according to the U.S. Census Bureau.Many fear buying because of the "slowdown market" they hear about in the media. While there's a slowdown in the residential sales market across the country ...that's not true of New York City. Manhattan real estate is hot right now.
Developers are building all over Manhattan.  Halstead Property, LLC the firm that I … (0 comments)

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