Windows on the World – 550 Vanderbilt Avenue @ Pacific Park, Penthouse W

We just love the windows.  Dramatic triple-paned windows wrap around this penthouse like holiday ribbons.  The spectacular window expanse bathes the apartment in light and seamlessly fuses the home’s interior with the vast exterior space and the city beyond.   550 Vanderbilt Avenue is the first residential building to be completed in the heralded Pacific Park mega-development in the Prospect Park section of Brooklyn.  The 22-acre project will offer a mix of ...

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Space is the Thing in Brooklyn Heights – 19 Grace Court, Apt 2-A

Sometimes you love an apartment for its raw bones and the fantastic opportunity presented by the four walls before you.  Apartment 2-A at 19 Grace Court in Brooklyn Heights is just that type of space, offering the future occupant eight rooms to create something magical. 19 Grace Court is a small art-deco prewar with just 33 apartments spread over six floors.  It is situated on a charming Brooklyn Heights cul-de-sac with ...

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Featured Neighborhood – Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge is an old-world neighborhood neatly tucked into the southwest corner of Brooklyn within the shadows of the Verrazano Bridge. The neighborhood is encircled by the Belt Parkway along the shore line and the Gowanus Expressway inland. For many years, Bay Ridge and its waterside location, would attract the affluent. But most of the mansions that once lined Shore Road are long gone and have been replaced by six-story ...

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Featured Neighborhood – Crown Heights

Originally known as Crown Hill by the Lenape Indians that lived there, Crown Heights has evolved into a diverse neighborhood, occupied primarily by Hasidic Jews and one of the largest Caribbean populations to be found anywhere outside of the West Indies. Crown Heights has 192 apartments at an average of $1,044 per square foot for sale.  The median sales price for an apartment for sale in Crown Heights is ...

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Seductive Private Roof Deck in Greenpoint – 102 Clay Street, Apt 4

The fourth floor penthouse apartment at 102 Clay Street draws you in with its seductive private roof deck. This exclusive exterior space outsizes the apartment with more than 1350 square feet, much of it devinely landscaped.  The views, equally seductive, are a window unto the Manhattan skyline. This four-story, four unit Greenpoint townhouse was built in 1930 and recently converted to condominium ownership.  It sits on a tree-lined residential block with ...

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