Month: September 2007

perils of over-pricing / 36 White comes down again

challenge of a tired listing The 3rd floor at 36 White Street [fixed the link; THX Adam] should be an attractive loft listing for people comfortable with this northeast corner of TriBeCa. Asking $1.795mm and $1,344/mo for “1,525 sq ft”

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4 open houses in Nobu’s nabe

(remember to check the agent websites Sunday morning to see if open house is still on) (you want close?) 105 Hudson Street #2S $2.685mm and $3,139/mo for “2,750 sq ft” in – as I said last week – the Powell

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anyone as confused as I am? rare foreclosure sale + rare pricing at Lion's Head 11E

price is now $3.7mm plus 6% I have blogged about Penthouse E (#11E) at 121 West 19 Street several times, once even drawing a comment from someone from the Elaine Clayman team "correcting" some data I reported from ACRIS (I

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West 20s open house review

(remember to check the agent websites Sunday morning to see if open house is still on) 249 West 29 Street #4S $1.895mm and $1,907/mo for “2,300 sq ft”; nearly square but only one wall of windows, one bathroom; as I

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open house review across 17 Street

(remember to check the agent websites Sunday morning to see if open house is still on) You can walk from Eighth Avenue past Third Avenue on Sunday and see a wide range of Manhattan lofts (and ‘loft-like’ properties). 257 West

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West 19 St open house review

(remember to check the agent websites Sunday morning to see if open house is still on) 270 West 19 Street #4B $1.525mm and $820/mo (condo) for — as I said in a September 14 open house review — “1,085 sq

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canvas is blank + new at 5 East 3rd (not cheap)

exposed brick, original oak floor, high ceiling, needs architect + big budget The 3rd floor at 5 East 3 Street is newly for sale, asking $1.7mm and $1,360/mo (condo) for “1,860 sq ft” of essentially raw space. The web has

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drop dropping at 43 Murray / Tribeca for under $1,000/ft

43 Murray Street #2 has been around for five months and the seller is becoming more motivated, as they dropped the price this week to $1.295mm (and $1,288/mo), the second $100k drop since May. The listing is coy about size

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you want an authentic loft? 265 Water + 35 White qualify, both new(ish)

right time to use overworked words Two new listings fit my paradigm of “authentic” Manhattan lofts, though they are very different from each other. (Only one uses “unique” in the listing, which I can forgive. See October 15, 2006: unique

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REBNY's paltry portal launches Friday (yawn)

  not with a bang but awhimper It will have taken nearly a yearfor the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) to bring out itspublic portal for searching exclusive Manhattan rental and saleslistings by the time this thing is

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