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3Q18 Manhattan Corcoran Report

Third Quarter market activity diminished as buyers took a “wait-and-see” attitude: Manhattan market-wide closed sales and signed contracts declined compared to a year ago as buyers remained cautious with lingering concerns over tax implications and the belief that prices would continue to decrease.   Market-wide closed sales decreased 10% and contracts signed decreased 12%...

Fall Favorites

Some of my favorite items to get you in the mood for a chic and cozy autumn.   goop x CB2 Firewood Tote : a pretty spot for logs. The big leather tote can be taken out of its holder, carried out to the wood pile, filled up and brought back inside for storage. Smythson...

Design Tips, Tricks & Translations

/High-Impact DIY Upgrades to Transform a Rental Living Room /What are casement windows, and why are they being used in new NYC apartments? /14 Designers Share Their Favorite Shades of White Paint /These are The Best Lighting Options for Your Apartment /What’s the difference between Carrara and Calacatta marble, and how do I tell...

Real Estate Links I love

/Michael Kors shows off his ‘practical, indulgent’ Greenwich Village penthouse /Is Paint The New Mattress? An Interior Designer Wants to Revolutionize the Industry /Jenni Kayne’s New Furniture Is A Modern Minimalist’s Dream /David Adjaye’s first NYC skyscraper launches sales /20 Amazing Boys Bedroom Ideas Packed with Playfulness and Personality /Small living advocate Graham Hill...

Dress Code Friendly Back to School Shopping

My dress code friendly back to school favorites: Zara Girls Oversized Denim Jacket H&M Jersey Dress Land’s End Zip Front Drifter Cardigan Zara Girls Skirt New Balance Kid’s 574’s  J. Crew Girls Classic Jumper Zara Girls Basic Printed Leggings Zara Girls Basic Cross Front Sweater Gap Butterfly Jeggings H&M Girls Socks & Tights Ralph Lauren Floral...

Soho Strut

I am always intrigued and impressed by real estate agents with unique marketing platforms. With so much transparency in the market now and with so many agents and brokers competing for business in NYC, adding true value and distinguishing yourself from the rest of the pack is paramount. Soho Strut I also hugely support...

Real Estate Links I love

/An Executive Vice President at Refinery29 Lives in a Whimsical NYC Carriage House /TOUR HOMEPOLISH CO-FOUNDER WILL NATHAN’S INDUSTRIAL LOFT IN NEW YORK CITY /Colette Founder Sarah Andelman and Her Husband Built the Perfect Getaway in the Catskills /NYC’s most Instagrammable spots, mapped /Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen finally sell their One Madison pad...