Mountain Island Lake

By Nadine Deason If you’re looking for an extraordinarily peaceful lake, whose shores embrace a wildlife refuge, a county park, and a historic plantation, come home to Charlotte’s best kept secret, Mountain Island Lake. This unique location offers an incredibly quick, 12 mile, commute to Charlotte and the international airport. Mountain Island Lake is technically…

The Serene Lake Norman

By Nadine Deason Lake Norman North Carolina…Where the living is easy! The warm winter weather of the Carolinas awaits you. You’ve worked hard and deserve a lifestyle where you can enjoy all four seasons, enjoy a quick commute to Charlotte and the international airport and live and play at the same place. I would say…

Fifty Third and Eighth Brings Sophisticated, Contemporary Living to Hell’s Kitchen

By W. A. Muller Situated in the vibrant neighborhood of Hell’s Kitchen, Fifty Third and Eighth, a 25-story luxury condominium developed by HFZ Capital Group, offers 252 exceptionally designed one-, two- and three-bedroom residences in the heart of Manhattan. The full-service property, located at 301 West 53rd Street, features contemporary, elegant residences available for immediate…

Endless River Views

By Linette Semino When my parents- in-law visited from Boston during the holiday season, they wanted to see how much Battery Park City has developed since 9/11. When in Battery Park City, we forgot that were still in Manhattan and this enchanting community became more-and-more captivating. Unexpectedly, Tom and Paula fell in love with Battery…

An Upper East Side Classic, Reimagined

Unit 3N at Macklowe Properties’ 150 East 72nd Street is an elegant marriage of classic Manhattan living and the very best of 21st century design elements. The 100-year old pre-war building on the Upper East Side has been masterfully transformed into a luxury boutique condominium by enhancing its infrastructure and interior aesthetic to accommodate modern…

Landmark Office Building Transformed into Luxury Residences

By W.A. Muller Manhattan’s Financial District, a long-time home to some of Wall Street’s largest companies, is quickly transforming with new residential and hospitality developments. The Compass Lofts is a newly renovated, 10-story adaptive reuse residential and commercial building was previously the showroom and office of Keuffel & Esser, a famous manufacturer of architecture and engineering drafting materials and instruments. The building’s developers, Elie Pariente…