Vivi’s Birthday Party

Vivi’s birthday is May 7th and this year she turned 6! Gone are the chubby rolls and the loose baby curls. (Also gone are her teeth- she’s already lost 3!). Although baby and toddlerhood are behind us, she’s blossomed into a sweet, sensitive, imaginative and very playful little girl. I haven’t thrown big birthday...

Neighborhood Spotlight: Gramercy

The Gramercy neighborhood is alive with history. Astors, Morgans, Rockefellers and Roosevelts have all lived there and their historic townhouses are still part of the neighborhood’s very unique charm.   One of the country’s earliest examples of city planning, the neighborhood was first created in the 1830’s with a garden surrounded by elegant townhouses...

Spring Hostess & Housewarming Gifts

It seems the weather is about to warm up a little here in NYC (fingers crossed) which will inspire people to get out and about and there’s no better way to celebrate spring’s late arrival  than with some fun get together’s and dinner parties! Open the windows, get some fresh air, break out the...

The Corcoran Report

The 1Q18 Manhattan Corcoran Report is out! Key findings of the First Quarter report: It was a mixed quarter: The Manhattan market saw reduced sales, inventory on the rise and price statistics settling down. Meanwhile, days on market dropped slightly, indicating that appropriately priced properties are still finding buyers, while mispriced properties linger. Buyer...

Real Estate Links I Love

  /Leonard Street in Tribeca is on fire with new development. /A new luxury rental building and a Target come to the East Villlage. /Justin Timberlake is moving back to Tribeca and is selling his Soho condo. /Speaking of Soho, this loft is beautiful. /How is the stock market effecting the real estate market in...