By Kate Bidinger The Black Velvet beer cocktail originated in London in 1861and is generally made with Guinness and Champagne… yet the color combo of the lovely libation has lived on in furniture design. The contrast of the light wood tones with the lush dark leathers, velvets and lacquers is appealing for modern living spaces. […]
By W.A. Muller This year marks the seventh annual Holiday House NYC, a celebrated interior design showcase at the Academy Mansion at 2 East 63rd Street in Manhattan, where 20 seasoned designers will transform the space into various themed rooms. Sponsored by Traditional Home magazine, this season will kick off with the Opening Night Gala […]
By W.A. Muller Warren Kay, the renowned textiles and interior design expert, is the owner of the retail design emporium, WOLF HOME, in New York’s flat iron district. WOLF HOME is an interior design and decor haven, offering each customer a personalized experience in home decor, and has an vast range of merchandise for everyone’s […]
By Peizhao Sun Nothing is more natural to us than sleep, and nothing gets better than blissful Z’s coupled with quiet night whispers. Its importance is only resonated in our continual effort in creating the perfect gadget to put our resting bodies on, namely mattresses. From the early Egyptian’s time to present day, more advanced […]
By Gary DePersia As I look out at my office window, at slowly falling autumn leaves, I can’t help but think it’s so beautiful in the Hamptons at this time of year. Since I started in real estate here nearly 20 years ago, I wish I had a dollar for every time I’m asked: “You […]
By Steven Dubb If you build it will they come? In the Hamptons they do. And on the North Fork too. When my company, The Beechwood Organization, broke ground for our first luxury condominiums out East, Bishops Pond Southampton Village, many were skeptical. We bought land at the height of the downturn and were gearing […]
By Nadine Deason Welcome to Lake Norman, North Carolina…where living on the lake is a frame of mind. It’s like being on vacation 365 days a year. Lake Norman is ideally located just 25 minutes north of Charlotte, North Carolina. With quick access to the Charlotte/Douglas International Airport, you can easily live and play in […]
By W. A. Muller Douglas Elliman Development Marketing hosted a special broker exclusive rooftop party at The Nathaniel, a luxurious new rental development at 138 East 12th Street that recently celebrated its first move-ins. Douglas Elliman’s team, which is exclusively handling the marketing and leasing for the project, offered tours of the building’s recently finished […]
By W.A. Muller On desirable Park Avenue South, leasing is officially underway at Prism at Park Avenue South (“Prism”), a spectacular and architecturally significant tower that crowns the neighborhood as one of the most exciting places to live in New York City. Prism is being developed by Equity Residential, and is the rental portion of […]
By W.A. Muller Jennifer Roberts and Randi Fisher of J/R Luxe, Manhattan’s newest brokerage team, answer our burning questions about hunting for the perfect Manhattan apartment, the hottest amenities in new developments and where to find that perfect four-bedroom apartment. What’s hot in the new development sector of the market? What is new and noteworthy […]
By W.A. Muller In the heart of Manhattan’s picturesque and sought-after Upper West Side, Two Ten West 77 is an 18-story condominium building with 25 luxury residences, designed by Thomas Juul-Hansen and inspired by natural materials and Danish modernism. The new building is situated near Central Park and cultural icons including the American Museum of […]
By W.A. Muller In the heart of Manhattan, amongst New York City’s most iconic structures, developer Carmel Partners has delivered a condominium building that is meeting the city’s extreme demand for smartly-planned residences. Rising 31 stories with a shimmering glass façade, 325 LEX features 125 studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom residences designed to maximize light, air, and views […]
By Linette Semino It seems that Long Island City’s well-publicized real estate boom is just beginning, but residential buildings began popping up more than a decade ago. “Once upon a time, Long Island City was a hotbed of industry, but over the last decade, it’s become a hotbed for residential development thanks to a 2001 […]
By Kate Bidinger We often have to make sacrifices when it comes to city living: bodega over Whole Foods madness, flats over fabulous heels (or rather, a larger purse to fit the heels), coffee cart over Starbucks line. Yes, life is tough, but when it comes to your home it doesn’t have to be. Here’s […]
By Niki Cheng We spend at least 1/3rd of our life in bed so when it comes to bedroom design, comfort always comes first. Getting a good night’s sleep can have tremendous effects on our health, our well-being and even our looks (it’s not called beauty sleep for nothing!), so why not spend a little […]
By W.A. Muller Located on a picturesque tree-lined block in Carnegie Hill, Philip House represents a classic New York lifestyle on the Upper East Side. With the last of their residences just hitting the market, including the stunning penthouses, this is the last opportunity to experience living at the storied Philip House. Located at 141 […]
By W.A. Muller Located in the heart of New York’s highly desirable SoHo Cast Iron Historic District neighborhood, the well situated 53 Greene is a stunning landmarked property steeped with timeless architectural splendor. The classic landmarked Beaux-Arts exterior of the six-story property faces a picturesque street, and retains the neighborhood’s unique charms with one of […]
Unprecedented Access to Legendary Department Store By W.A. Muller 22 Central Park South, an exquisite collection of full floor condominium residences, developed by Elad Group, affords incredible luxury set against the stunning backdrop of Central Park. This intimate building touts expansive, unobstructed Central Park views from six luxurious full-floor apartments and is topped by a […]
By W.A. Muller Infinity Apartments, a luxury rental community in Edgewater, N.J., is redefining high-end apartment living on the Gold Coast. The new construction multifamily mid-rise community with 100 oversized one- and two-bedroom apartments located at 340 Old River Road is already over 50 percent leased.
By Kate Bidinger Working from home is a wonderful thing, no doubt! Setting up a functional (and stylish) workspace is important to productivity in your home office. These furniture selections are classic shapes with updated materials like lucite and brass, coordinating all together or as individual pieces for you to update a space.
By W.A. Muller The MissoniHome 2014 introductions, designed by Rosita Missoni, embody a new kind of energy, emblematic symbols and a variety of variables and patterns. Cool tones, smooth lines and linear graphics form a concrete counterbalance to eccentricity. The powerful impact of the textural materials and designs gives an energy and contagious vitality suitable […]
By W.A. Muller In a time when anything from a custom sailboat to a couture ball gown can be leased, New York City’s high-end rental market has recently reached new heights in providing residents with the ability to lease the ultimate luxury lifestyle. Offering exceptional services, amenities, and most importantly, well-appointed residences, these tailored buildings […]
By W.A. Muller 500 Sterling is an extraordinary new rental development on the burgeoning border of Prospect Heights and Crown Heights – Brooklyn’s newest flourishing neighborhood. The seven-story, 77-home residential building generously pairs studios to two-bedrooms with modern design and custom touches.
By Linette Semino At the heart of what used to be a bustling commercial district, Madison Square Park is identified as the nexus of Downtown’s most dynamic neighborhoods – Flatiron, Gramercy, NoMad and Chelsea. Running from 23rd to 26th Street, it is where uptown meets downtown. The park formally opened in 1847 and in the […]