The Magnificent Seven – Manhattan’s Top Studios

At present, there are just over 500 studio apartments available for sale in Manhattan.  We decided to take a quick perusal through the entire lot and come up with our top seven.  These are homes, or in some cases pieds-a terre, that warranted our attention in one way or another.  In each case there was something unique, whether it was the character, the value or even the low monthlies.  With ...

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Grand Opening of The Paxton at 540 Fulton Street, Brooklyn

The Paxton, a new mixed-use high-rise at 540 Fulton Street in Downtown Brooklyn is scheduled to open in February.  MNS Real Estate NYC is handing the initial lease up of the building's residential component. 540 Fulton Street is one of several towers that have sprouted in the Downtown Brooklyn neighborhood in the recent past.  Three of the boroughs tallest structures, Brooklyn Tower at 9 DeKalb Avenue, Brooklyn Point at 138 Willoughby ...

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Condo Sales Launched at 30-05 Vernon Boulevard, Astoria, Queens

Sales have been launched at 30-05 Vernon Boulevard, a new luxury condominium in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, New York.  The waterfront development is located on the western edge of Astoria between Welling Court and 30th Road just across from Hallets Cove Playground and the East River.  30-05 Vernon Boulevard, aka The Marina, will rise 11 floors and contain 67 apartments.  Sales are being handled by Nest Seekers International. The Marina is ...

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Manhattan | November 2022

According to New York City records, the median price for an apartment in Manhattan for the month of November 2022 was $1,125,000.  The price represents an increase of 7.1% from the median price of $1,050,000 recorded in November 2021. The number of apartment sales dropped dramatically from 1109 to 855 reflecting a year-over-year decrease of 22.9%.  November represents the third consecutive month that the volume of year-over-year sales have dipped ...

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Brooklyn | November 2022

According to New York City records, the median price for an apartment in Brooklyn in the month of November 2022 was $733,000.  The price represents a 3.4% dip from last year’s median of $758,596.  The number of sales also dropped, falling from 535 to 469 representing a year-over-year decrease of 12.3%. What exactly does $733,000 get you in Brooklyn? Let’s take a closer look. Apartment 4-M at 811 Cortelyou Road in Kensington ...

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