A Bit of Spice in Tribeca – 288 West Street, 6W/5W

Think Lincoln Logs, the wooden interlocking building toy that has entertained generations of children.  Now scan the rows of timber beams that line the ceiling of this one-of-a-kind loft and marvel at the character of its design.   This riverfront duplex at 288 West Street is located on the western edge of Tribeca, between Watts Street and Canal Street.  Sandwiched between two modern developments, the eight-story remembrance of Tribeca past stands out ...

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ONE ROOM. 13 Gramercy Park South, 4

Gramercy Park is a much ballyhooed neighborhood in New York City when in reality, it’s a park first and a neighborhood second.  The park, which is private to those residents that actually reside in buildings that encircle this one square block, is off limits to all other Gramercy Park residents and visitors.     Our One Room selection for today is a room that literally sits right on the park.  Lounge on your ...

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ONE ROOM. 2 West 67th Street, 4/5DE

It’s unthinkable to pick just one room in this grand Central Park West residence, but we did.  From every angle, every direction, the double-height living room captivates the apartment voyeur in each of us. Unfortunately we’re also selecting just one image of this magnificent room and it’s from the top. Being that the ceilings are so tall, we suspect a drone may have been used to capture the space. Located on ...

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Brooklyn Heights Serenity: 2 Grace Court, 3D

Today, we’re taking a reprieve from our usual approach of focusing on jaw-dropping homes that feel as though they’ve descended from the heavens. Instead, we’re taking a look at an apartment that will have a far broader audience due to its scale and price.  But don’t think for a moment that this is a run-of-the-mill residence; far from it.  Located in the affluent neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights, Apartment 3D at ...

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ONE ROOM. 205 West 89th Street, 6-RS

Think Creamsicle.  Yes, the summer popsicle that combines an orange sherbert outer shell with a vanilla ice cream inner core.  Imagine it melting over your fingers as you walk into this whimsical living room awash in bright orange paint.  The ceiling beams, painted in a contrasting white, criss-cross the room and clones the look of this Good Humor favorite.  This exquisite designer home plays much like a performance piece as you ...

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