2019 in Review: A Challenging Year Ends with Opportunity & Uptick
Posted December 29th, 2019 by Matthew Lesser
2019 was a challenging year, defined by political and economic uncertainty. New taxes made deals more expensive for both sides, new regulations... Read More
Brooklyn Heights Heating Up with Spotlight on Schermerhorn Street
Posted December 17th, 2019 by Ravi Kantha
With tree-lined blocks and sweeping views, Brooklyn Heights has attracted notable residents since its days as a shipping hub in 17th century New... Read More
Carnegie Hill End of Year Recap
Posted December 17th, 2019 by Jed Garfield
I have been in the real estate business now for over 30 years. Each year I think the market will be better than the last, and that has usually been... Read More
9 UWS Townhouses Under Contract Entering The Final Month of 2019
Posted December 4th, 2019 by Richard Pretsfelder, Sophie Smadbeck
Activity has picked up in 4Q2019 with 6 sales since the beginning of the quarter after no sales were recorded in 3Q2019. Although mid-November... Read More
The Upside of a Down Market: Why Now is the Time to Upsize to a Harlem Townhouse
Posted November 19th, 2019 by Stanley Montfort
If you’re a homeowner in New York City, the tepid real estate market might have you cringing at the thought of losing value on your investment --... Read More
To Sell Your Townhouse at a Higher Price, Consider These 7 Tips from Home Organizing Pros
Posted November 5th, 2019 by Leslie Garfield Team
For townhouse owners looking to sell at a higher price, Marie Kondo might have the advice that seals the deal. The organizing guru sparked a global... Read More
Quarterly Report Q3 2019
Posted October 16th, 2019 by Leslie Garfield Team
3Q2019 marked one of the slowest quarters in terms of dollar and transaction volume since 2009, preceded by uncharacteristically high volume in... Read More
September Marks End to Slowest Quarter Of 2019, 10 UWS Properties in Contract Indicates a Stabilizing Market
Posted October 11th, 2019 by Richard Pretsfelder, Sophie Smadbeck
Citywide, 3Q2019 was one of the slowest we've seen since 2008. There were no sales on the UWS from July-September after 8 sales in June slid in... Read More
Gramercy and East Village Among NYC’s New “Million Dollar” Neighborhoods
Posted October 6th, 2019 by Leslie Garfield Team
Despite a market slowdown across the city, NYC’s “million dollar” neighborhood club is growing, a recent report shows. According to a Street Easy... Read More
Behind the Upper East Side Family Migration: Saving Time -- And Sanity
Posted October 1st, 2019 by Leslie Garfield Team
For many New York families, maneuvering between home, school and playdates has become an elaborate game of “time” Tetris: rides to and from school... Read More