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New York City High-Rises: What Goes Up Comes Down In Price

By Jon Anderson | October 28, 2019 | Comments Off on New York City High-Rises: What Goes Up Comes Down In Price

To anyone who’s visited New York City in recent years, a glut of high-rises featuring equally sky-high prices is no surprise. Every section of the city has been inundated with luxury development since the real estate market upticked in 2013. From the pencil skyscrapers jacked up over rivals to secure a Central Park view to […]

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Jean Nouvel-designed Condo With Panoramic Views of the Hudson River Up For Grabs

By Amy Puchaty | May 7, 2018 | Comments Off on Jean Nouvel-designed Condo With Panoramic Views of the Hudson River Up For Grabs

The Serhant Team at Nest Seekers just listed this Jean Nouvel-designed condo in West Chelsea and it has something few others can claim – panoramic views of the Hudson River! Sleek and modern, towering walls of glass, impressive amenities, and an idyllic New York City location … what more could you ask for? Well maybe […]

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Million Dollar Listing NY’s Ryan Serhant Lists East Village Triplex You Have to See to Believe

By Amy Puchaty | November 29, 2017 | Comments Off on Million Dollar Listing NY’s Ryan Serhant Lists East Village Triplex You Have to See to Believe

Who here watches Bravo’s hit show Million Dollar Listing New York? I have to admit I’m guilty, too, so when one of my favorite brokers from the show, Ryan Serhant and The Serhant Team at Nest Seekers International sent me this incredible listing to share with you, I couldn’t wait to get it up on SecondShelters.com […]

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Contract Out on Former Park Slope Home of Al Capone

By Bethany Erickson | October 6, 2017 | Comments Off on Contract Out on Former Park Slope Home of Al Capone

Before he was Scarface, Al Capone bounced around Brooklyn, New York, with his family, eventually landing at a brownstone on Garfield Place, in Park Slope. This week’s historical shelter has been on the market for a little more than 100 days. While someone’s finally put an offer in on the home at 21 Garfield Place, […]

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The Days of Airbnb in Manhattan Could be Numbered as Stiff Fines For Short Term Rentals Hit Legislature

By Joanna England | June 20, 2016 | 4 Comments

If you’ve been pining for a budget trip to New York, you better hop on it. The state’s short-term rental law (called the multiple-dwelling law, which went into affect in 2010) prohibits leaseholders from renting entire properties or units without occupying the space at the same time for fewer than 30 days. Basically, you can’t rent […]

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An Upstate Dream: Waterfront Mansion of Kaplan Test Prep CEO Listed For $16M

By Joanna England | May 29, 2013 | 1 Comment

Upstate New York is an escape from the hustle and bustle of NYC, and contains some of the most stately mansions imaginable. Want to move to where the movers and shakers retreat? This waterfront mansion owned by Kaplan CEO Jonathan Grayer is on the market for just $16 million — a paltry sum considering what […]

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