From January, 2016

NYC-Based Designers & New York Fashion Week

For nearly a century, New York’s Garment District/Fashion Center was the driving force in the global fashion industry. With the big names of the fashion world calling the city home, and an unparalleled means of production in the city’s garment workers, New York became the nation’s leading producer of clothing and the setting for a…

New Sales Listing: 2112 Broadway #7/8G

Occupying the top two floors of the pre-war, landmarked Apple Bank building on the Upper West Side, this palatial duplex offers two bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms, a huge terrace and four walk-in closets. Upon entering, guests are greeted by a large dining foyer that leads into the grand, 350-square-foot living area. The entire sunlit…

Comfort Food: NYC Restaurants to Visit this Winter

There is something about finding a warm and cozy restaurant where both the food and the decor are comforting. Now that it has started to snow and actually feels like winter, here are a few places worth braving the cold for. As always, please let me know what your favorite spots around NYC in winter are. Heidi’s…

Home Prices and Luxury Sales in Brooklyn at New Peaks in 2015/ propertyshark.com

Some interesting stats released about market conditions including these by Roxana Baiceanu of Property Shark: Brooklyn 2015 real estate market report highlights: Brooklyn median home sale price hit an all time high in 2015, reaching $560,000. The luxury market registered a record number of sales in 2015: 570 (up by 16% year-over-year) DUMBO was the most expensive…