Explore Manhattan, NY

By Larry Vecchio
(CondoDomain)
Comments 5
Only In New York: A Condo Board Sues Subway Sandwiches For Having Annoyingly Fresh-Baked Bread UES board files a $500K lawsuit against a Subway franchise for polluting the neighborhood with the “nauseating” smell of fresh bread.  A condominium board on the Upper East Side is asking a judge to sto...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 10
        SoHo      New York, NY 10013      SoHo ( stands for South of Houston - pronounced "How -Stun")   Soho is a premiere destination for the world's trendiest jet setters, New York's SoHo district has something to offer just about everyone. Bordered to the North by Houston Street, to the South...

By Larry Vecchio
(CondoDomain)
Comments 0
The Setai in Miami is a 40-story ultra-luxury, high rise condominium tower. The residences feature a multi level-lobby, 163 units with panoramic views of the ocean, South Beach and the Miami skyline from floor-to-ceiling windows, and all of the finest amenities. The Setai offers one, two, three,...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 0
    New York City Building Terminology Rent Stabilized Building Rent Stabilization was established in New York City in the late 1960's to set limits on the amount building owners could raise rents and to set performance guidelines for both the landlord and tenant. Rent increases for one and two ...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 12
New York Apartment terminology A-Z Alcove: an area adjoining the living room which can be used for a dining area or be separated or closed off to make a bedroom, den or office. Classic: in a pre-war building, an apartment which has a formal dining room, and, in a larger apartment, one or two maid...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 14
 Due to my internet presence, I've been in the news recently. Last week I was interviewed by The Korean Broadcasting Network about Battery Park City the section of lower Manhattan that became famous on 9/11/01 because of it's proximity to The World Trade Center. Yesterday an interview I did ran i...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 7
The Upper West Side extends north from Columbus Circle at 59th Street up to 110th St. and is bordered by Central Park West and Riverside Park. The Upper West Side is separated from the Upper East Side by Central Park.Between 72nd and 96th Street most of the buildings are not taller than about 20 ...

By james goldman
(bighawk real estate)
Comments 2
waterfront land is a sure keeper. let me know if you have any questions.

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 9
                                                                             The  Real Estate Market in Manhattan is HOT! The buzz in the real estate industry this week is coming from Inmans Real Estate connect in NYC.  New media moguls like Craig Newark of Craigslist and Matt Heaton of activerai...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 41
Greenwich Village, West Village, Meat Packing District, East VillageManhattan's most famous neighborhood has always been a popular place to live. Greenwich Village is the city's largest historic district.The Village is bounded to the South by Houston Street, to the North by 14th Street, to the We...

By Noah Rosenblatt
(UrbanDigs)
Comments 1
A: The housing data came out today showing that existing sales were UP from last month (down year-over-year), but prices declined year-over-year. All in all it sends a mixed message as the # of sales increasing is somehwat suprising and will help keep inventory levels from expanding further which...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 28
Harlem was established in 1658 by the Dutch and named Nieuw Harlem after the Dutch city of Harlem. This large section of Manhattan real estate has a deep spirit, culture and history. Harlem passed through several historic periods - as a high-society area of New York for wealthy upper class and mi...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 12
My last blog Starchitect Skyline was part of a series of blogs about Manhattan real estate in history/today. I wrote about the brand name glass tower apartment buildings of the new millennium that are changing the NYC skyline. This blog is about landmark buildings from another era and other uses ...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 11
"Starchitect" aka Star Architect, architect -branded designer buildings throughout Manhattan are changing the face of neighborhoods, lighting up the NYC skyline and turning apartments into Live-in Works of Art. Innovative designs, the move away from the standard cookie-cutter apartments, luxury s...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 18
Jeff Belonger's blog Top Trend Setters to Watch and Mariana Wagner's blog Secret Life of Generation X Consumer were both great and stimulated interesting comments and thoughts about marketing and positioning to these generational demographics. I thought about some of my buyers. What are their ch...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 0
                                $36,000,000,000 Economists estimate around 50 percent or more will end up in Real Estate   Goldman Sachs; Morgan Stanley; Merrill Lynch; Lehman Brothers and Bear Stearns are about to reward their 173,000 employees with $36 billion in bonuses. That's a 30 percent i...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 7
We all know how the internet has changed our lives in so many ways. Since I started blogging and through reading fellow blogger posts many hot internet issues have come to the forefront of my thoughts. It's still the WILD WILD WEST A-SOLDIER-IN-THE COPYRIGHT BATTLE by Lenn Harley and others have...

By Brian Brady, 858-777-9751
(San Diego VA Home Loans/858-777-9751)
Comments 8
Real estate is a local business driven by local market conditions and bought and sold (mostly) by local people.How about a market that is fueled by an industry that has experienced steady wage/earnings growth since 2003 and is about to have its best year in ten years?   That would be the securiti...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 14
The real estate board of New York annouced yesterday that it is developing a web portal that will incorporate all it's members listings in a public website. REBNY is the major real estate board in New York that all the major brokerages 318 firms are members but it is not an MLS. Member firms coo...

By Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn
(Compass)
Comments 25
Recently I've had clients call that need a rental usually a short term rental during a renovation or as an interim until they buy something. Often they will say "I don't want to pay a Broker Fee. I'm a broker, broker's get a fee. I tell them to look on Craigslist. In the past I have had exclusiv...

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