NYC Moving Tips

Moving is stressful. Packing is horrendous. Putting your entire life into brown boxes and then unpacking everything on the other end. UGH. I just did it and am still exhausted a week later. Here are a few tips for streamlining the process. ONE MONTH BEFORE THE MOVE Find a Mover (DUH) I recommend getting...

Real Estate Links I love

/Jon Bovi sold his West Village pad for a lot of money. /We are moving next week so I need to design Vivi’s new bedroom and love these tips for designing great kids rooms. /I have a crush on Red Hook, Brooklyn. It certainly has its negatives (lack of transportation being a big one)...

New Development Report Q1 2018

The Meier Team at Corcoran is pleased to present our Manhattan New Development Market Snapshot, which offers a comprehensive overview of the new residential buildings that are now on the market and also coming to market. We would be happy to supply more information or our personal perspective on any of these projects upon...

Real Estate Links I love

/111 Murray Nears the Finish Line In Tribeca /Check out this charming + colorful coop in Gramercy /Annabelle Seldorf new condo development at 21 East 12th St (where Bowlmor used to be) is getting its facade /Noho’s next high end condo development, 40 Bleeker, has launched sales /Photographer Matt Weber captures decades of love...

Winter Survival

I think we can all agree that the winter has been brutal here in the Northeast! I’m always cold and my skin is drier than normal. These are my essentials for staying warm, keeping my skin and lips glowing and moisturized and my spirits lifted, even when it’s below freezing outside. Only 2 more...

Valentine Gift Guide

LADIES  /Diptyque Roses scented candle. Feminine with a fresh, floral scent. These sell out fast! /Elan Flowers arrangement in dusty pinks. You seriously can’t go wrong with this. So gorgeous! /Sugarfina Custom Candy Bento Box. Sweets for your sweetheart, tailored to their taste. /Mad Hippie Vitamin C Serum  for that extra glow and to...

Real Estate Links I love

A few interesting tidbits from around the web ♥ Seth Meyers of SNL fame sells his beautiful apartment ♥ Bruce Willis sells his Central Park West pad in record time ♥ Tsk tsk Taylor Swift! She’s getting sued for not paying a broker’s commission ♥ Check out this home tour of an eclectic 450 square...

Childhood Apraxia of Speech

My daughter, Vivienne, has a diagnosis of apraxia. This is difficult to write because most people don’t put this kind of stuff out in the open for public consumption, but I  know there are many families going through similar journeys and perhaps putting this out into the universe will inspire or support just one...

Neighborhood Spotlight: Tribeca

The “Triangle Below Canal” was among the first residential neighborhoods developed in New York City beyond the city’s colonial boundaries and remained primarily residential until the 1840s. Increased shipping to downtown piers encouraged the expansion of the Washington Market – a wholesale produce market which opened in 1813– which took over houses and warehouses...