Month: August 2015

500 Words on 200 East 62nd Street

I am not going to count the words, but you’re welcome to.  Perhaps it will be a few less than 500! O’Connor Capital Partners, who converted Manhattan House (200 E 66th) through the downturn of 2008-2009 and came out on the other end …

The Things We Love (and Hate) about Trump

Not only is Donald Trump omnipresent in the current political discussion, but so, too, he has been around in New York City for decades before his reality TV splash. Recently, I’ve started to get some interesting questions related to The Donald: Is there a …

Shell Games & Will the NYC Market Have Too Many New Condos?

Shell Games Happy August! I first started writing about the inanity of The New York Times’ piece on condominium buyers when it came out in February.  Fast forward six-months, and this conversation continues, along with other proposals trying to capture every penny …