Month: April 2008

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not 10 years, but 2 counts for somethingIn the entire long history of 714 Broadway #4 it is surprising that I have only hit it once before February, in a Manhattan loft open house review on October 26 (Broadway from Houston to

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new Manhattan loft listings + closed sales in last 7 days

This is my twenty-eighth report on the number, price distribution and neighborhood distribution for Manhattan lofts reported as new to the market or as closed sales in the last 7 days, and the second to include "inventory".The stats as of

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waiting for the final number for Steiner sale / looks like a premium

#2D was quick, so probably closeUnit #2D at 257 West 17 Street (The Steiner Building) shows up today as Sold & Closed in our inter-firm data base, though not yet posted with a clearing price through ACRIS.Here are the quick

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new Manhattan loft listings, closed sales + inventory in last 7 days

This is my twenty-seventh report on the number, price distribution and neighborhood distribution for Manhattan lofts reported as new to the market or as closed sales in the last 7 days, and the third to include (bad data about?) "inventory".The

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quick sale at 244 Madison

The combo loft at #11CDE 244 Madison Avenue joined 3 units but only got "1,650 sq ft" out of it. Better, they got a contract within 3 weeks of coming to market in January and have just closed. (It hit

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13 Jay Street closed but much appreciated

I hit 4th floor at 13 Jay Street (link won’t work any more) when it was new to market in October, then asking $2.495mm and $1,518/mo for "1,860 sq ft" (Oct 8, doubling up at 13 Jay / 4 year’s

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why so hard to count Manhattan residential real estate sales?

lost some forest for some trees?I got so caught up in micro-‘analysis’ yesterday (Mothra v. Godzilla, or the epic battle over Manhattan sales volume reports) that I did not get around to considering the factors that make it so hard

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Mothra v. Godzilla, or the epic battle over Manhattan sales volume reports

Terra takes on The MatrixI commented last Friday about the discrepancy between the number of coop and condo sales in Manhattan in the first quarter of 2008 as reported by 3 major firms (April 11, Q1 Manhattan market reports highlight

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new Manhattan loft listings, closed sales + inventory in last 7 days

This is my twenty-sixth report on the number, price distribution and neighborhood distribution for Manhattan lofts reported as new to the market or as closed sales in the last 7 days, and the second to include "inventory". (6 months …

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“one of the finest and most honest broker-bloggers …

… the NYC real estate industry has produced to date" (blushing)I did not say that (nor anyone in my family); Curbed did in yesterday’s Silence of the Bloggers: Manhattan Loft Guy Muzzled. (More blushing.)Wow.Lockhart Steele and the Curbed-folk run an

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