Manhattan | September 2021

According to New York City records, the median price for an apartment in Manhattan in the month of September was $1,075,000. This price represents a slim 1.78% increase from last year’s median price of $1,056,250. The number of sales climbed from 522 to 1,207, representing a year-over-year increase of 131.2% So, what exactly does $1,075,000 get you in the borough of Manhattan? Let’s take a look. Apartment 4-BF, 424 East 57th Street ...

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Brooklyn | August 2021

According to New York City records, the median price for an apartment in Brooklyn in the month of August was $785,000. This price represents a 12.14% increase from last year’s median price of $700,000. The number of sales during this period increased dramatically, climbing from 276 to 642, a year-over-year increase of 133%. What does $785K get you in Brooklyn?  Let’s take a look.  Apartment 11 at 68 Stratford Road in Prospect ...

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A Bit of Divinity in Brooklyn Heights, 99 Clinton Street, Apt. 9

The word  “unique.” is most often overused by real estate professionals. If you’ve been in this business long enough, truly unique has long ago passed you by.  But, come upon a conversion of a former church with its quirky corners and arches, and “unique,” with a capital “Q” falls right into play again.   Apartment 9 at 99 Clinton Street in Brooklyn Heights is one such apartment.  And thus, this three-bedroom residence, ...

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22 Leroy Street. Apt. 21

Talk about cozy.  This devine living room in the West Village is a safe haven for anyone that wants to ease into their couch at day’s end.   This edition of our “One Room” series takes us to 22 Leroy Street, a six-story walkup that dates back to the turn-of-the-century.  As a matter of course, One Room isn’t always about the biggest or most glamorous residence.  Rather it’s about a single room ...

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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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