Month: March 2014

The Other Shoe Takes a Walk?

Almost all the latest indicators point to a strengthening local economy. Lower mortgage rates, averaging 4.28%, down a few basis points – a year ago, rates were averaging 3.52% Over 91,000 jobs added in NYC over the last year A push for less Federal …

551 West 21st and Cast Iron House – A Review

Let’s chat about 551 West 21st Street, a boutique new development whose sales office I visited last week. Full disclosure:  My firm is marketing the property, but I am not.  This just-born project, one of many in the hopper for Sir Norman Foster …

City vs. Suburbs – Let's Have Both!

Forgive me a post about ideas.  I feel so lucky to live and work in New York.  I tell just about anyone who will listen that this city is endlessly interesting.  A city of ideas, a city of energy.  Perhaps the “never …