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26
Oct

NYC Still Top Dog for Global Investments

Republished from World Property Channel Posted by Michael Gerrity 10/09/12 10:50 AM EST According to Cushman & Wakefield’s annual Winning in Growth Cities report launched today at EXPO REAL trade fair in Munich, low global interest rates and ongoing risk are luring investors towards commercial property markets in core global cities, with New York attracting

22
Oct
22
Oct

Factoid of the Week

It takes an average of 858 days to complete a foreclosure in Florida, more than twice the national average. Only New Jersey and New York — at 1,072 days — take longer. –RealtyTrac.

18
Oct

5 Picks for a Live Music Fix

When you want to hear live music, there’s no need to stand in line for tickets that cost more than your ConEdison bill. Manhattan offers many spots with phenomenal house bands for small cover charge (or for free). If you’re willing to do some exploring or walk through a dimly lit alley, you’re bound to

16
Oct

5 of Our Fave Farmer Markets in the City

Farmers’ markets are an excellent way to buy fresh, organic produce around the city. Avoid waiting in line in a stuffy supermarket and get outside to interact with nearby farmers, neighborhood residents and friends. Best of all, when you buy your food directly from the farmers, you’re giving back area businesses – and nature! 175th

15
Oct

Home remedies for the decoration blues

Renting is a great solution for the nomadic New Yorker, and no one will judge you for apartment-hopping every year or two. But when the space is on loan that pesky landlord might punish your creative spirit if the changes don’t move out with you. If you can’t live without bright walls or risk losing

08
Oct

Haunting NYC: The Annals of Aaron Burr

When it comes to the ghosts of New York, Aaron Burr could lay claim to the title of Mayor of Manifestations. The third Vice President, an accomplished trial lawyer perhaps best known for killing Alexander Hamilton in a duel, once held enviable status, but you know the old adage, “…the harder they fall.” Now Burr

08
Oct

A Day in Soho — Video

Shot by one of our talented video interns, Brandon McMillan.

05
Oct

Carin’ & Sharin’ with “Clyde the Glide”

(From L-R top row:) Parish Pradhan, Colin Glenn, Walt Frazier III, Zhann Jochinke, Adina Azarian, Walt  “Clyde” Frazier, Sandy Edry, Jason Penner, Nathalia Duran, Tyler Drown. (Bottom Row: Michelle Siegel, Katrin Kalden, Jacqui Howard, Jill Raff, Eric Barron, Whitney Didier, Amy Gloyd, Shaun Ahuja. On Wednesday, Oct. 3rd a group of agents from Keller Williams