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Although quieter than last year, this spring the Manhattan residential real estate market is busy with the exception of Memorial Day weekend, when the Manhattan real estate market is on hold for the entire weekend.And this year the difference is price. Sellers for the most part understand that t...
05/25/2009
1st Quarter Market Report 2009 An 87% decline in closings over $10M from the 1st quarter of 2008 helped bring the average Manhattan apartment price down 11% to $1,0502, 399. The data for the first quarter of 2008 were significantly inflated due to the many closings at 15 Central Park West and The...
05/25/2009
Relocating to Manhattan can be an overwhelming process without an experienced broker who knows the New York City real estate market. And even more overwhelming is the process of trying to find a school for your children. To help you through the daunting process of deciding what school to send you...
05/12/2009
SUNDAY, MAY 3rd New York City   "SHRED FEST 2009" In a world of identity theft and other issues, we all know how important is to shred documents. The Department of Consumer Affairs will hold the City's 2nd Annual "Shred Fest," scheduled on Sunday, May 3, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Conducted in par...
05/01/2009
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        It occurred to me after speaking to someone who recently bought an apartment on their own, that many people do not know what a Buyer's Broker is.Had she had a Buyer's Broker representing her she would have saved approximately $60,000.00 and it would not have cost her a penny. Yet she had ...
03/07/2009
Over the past few weeks, apartment buyers have hit the Manhattan pavements searching for their dream homes. I know this because I am working with four buyers, am in contract on a property and speak with other agents who see the same traffic. Despite media reports of banks not giving mortgages, ma...
02/15/2009
Upper Eastside living at its best perched on a high floor with incredible must see city and river views. This Yorkville condo is an exceptional value!! Mint 1 bedroom, 1 bath features 12' ceilings, over-sized windows, gourmet style stainless steel kitchen with breakfast bar, ceramic tile bathroo...
02/07/2009
Manhattan is a buyer's market and with prices going down ... NOW is the time to buy!!! If you need to move (downgrade or upgrade), if you're a first time buyer, now is a great time to buy. Mortgage rates are low and prices are negotiable. While there are no fire sales, you can be assured that if ...
02/07/2009
Residential rents in Manhattan have fallen and incentives like a month's free rent, an extra month of rent and no fee are becoming very common. Manhattan rental prices are down between 10 and 15 percent from 2007.  Halstead Property Manhattan 4Q Rental Report 08 In addition to Manhattan propertie...
02/07/2009
NYC Restaurant Week Winter 2009 EXTENDED until February 27th! Lunch $24.07 | Dinner $35.00Three-course, prix-fixe meals are $24.07 and $35 respectively. Beverages, gratuities and taxes are not included. In this recessio, New Yorkers and global real estate buyers enjoy a Manhattan ritual and parti...
02/07/2009
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