Month: December 2019

Peripatetic New Yorkers are always looking for the next big thing. As rents and sales prices rise in many affordable neighborhoods across the city, that mission hits close to home — especially for those on the hunt for a good deal in an up-and-coming area. If a move is on the horizon in 2020, consider
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WeWork co-founder Miguel McKelvey has just listed his stunning Greenwich Village townhouse for $21 million. (McKelvey is still the chief culture officer of the embattled coworking company.) The four-bedroom, 4½-bathroom home at 18 W. 11th St. is 5,000 square feet and sits in a coveted location just north of Washington Square Park. He owns the
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Fashion designer Lubov Azria — who founded BCBG Max Azria with her late husband Max — has re-listed their Miami penthouse for $5.9 million. The penthouse is on Fisher Island, a 216-acre private island that (according to Bloomberg) boasts the country’s wealthiest ZIP code, 33109. Lubov AzriaPaul Bruinooge/Patrick McMullan Lubov was chief creative officer for
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When is Real Housewives of Potomac returning for Season 5? There have been many rumors about what really went down during an altercation between Monique Samuels and Candiace Dillard. Candiace filed charges against Monique. Monique filed charges against Candiace. This has all been so public and so private at the same time. Obviously, court filings are a
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If you are stuffed with holiday treats and love to dance but hate to work out, 305 Fitness may help you fulfill your upcoming New Year’s resolution. The company that boasts Drew Barrymore, Hailey Baldwin and Bette Midler as fans is opening a location in Union Square at 12 E. 14th St. just east of
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Professional sports superstars Aaron Rodgers and Danica Patrick treated themselves to an early Christmas present this year, quietly closing on a pedigreed Malibu estate just in time for the holidays. Records reveal the all-cash, $28 million transaction went down off-market in November, though the pair actually moved into the property months ago, leasing the house
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It’s a happy new year for the city’s new homeowners — but a crappy new year for the sellers who didn’t get the prices they wanted. Approaching the end of 2019, Gimme Shelter asked appraisal firm Miller Samuel to scour data on sales closed in 2019 to figure out Gotham’s biggest home-sale discounts for properties
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How much does it cost to be the king or queen of your own domain? In France, it’s a mere $55. That small sum snags you a share of the crumbling Château de Vibrac castle. Preservation startup Dartagnans and a nonprofit restoration association named Adopte un château are leading an effort to make a crowdfunded
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Disabled sightseers are about to get a much-deserved lift from Hudson Yards’ biggest new attraction. Hudson Yards’ developers agreed to install a new “platform lift mechanism” at the Vessel — the new development’s massive, walk-able sculpture — after it was deemed in violation of the Americans with Disabilities Act, according to a deal the developers
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Conceptual artist and entrepreneur Phyllis Prinz has listed her Sag Harbor home for $2.1 million. Prinz and fellow artist Bob Malkin co-founded Think Big! a now-shuttered New York-based chain of stores that launched a craze for 6-foot-long pencils and 5-foot-tall Crayola crayons from 1979 to 1994. You may remember some of their other products, especially
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Top talent agent, promoter and producer Angelo Medina, who was once Ricky Martin’s manager, has found a buyer for his 65th-floor Time Warner Center apartment. Martin also once lived in the building, located at 80 Columbus Circle in Midtown Manhattan. Ricky Martin and his former manager Angelo Medina.Getty Images The two-bedroom unit was last asking
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