Tag: Upgrade

Keystone loft at 38 Warren Street sells up 15% in 11 months

after upgrades, not a renovationHere is another one for buyers who are feeling that (their part of) the Manhattan loft world is moving against them: the “1,850 sq ft” Manhattan loft #7C at 38 Warren Street (Keystone Building) could have

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126 West 22 Street loft beats near-Peak, with upgrade

Upgrade Week continues…Ah, the perils of parsing broker babble …. The marketing campaign for the recently sold “2,200 sq ft” Manhattan loft #11N at 126 West 22 Street (Chelsea Flats) is full of upgrade language, some more specific than others,

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49 East 21 Street loft beats near-Peak value, breaks building record

was it the upgraded counter, Mars?Sometimes the key to a very enthusiastic bit of broker babble is what is not there. In the case of the “1,375 sq ft” Manhattan loft #9A at 49 East 21 Street that just sold

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lipstick on a pig, or, buying an overdone ($1mm?) remodel

‘pig’ is a metaphor, of courseWhat if you bought a Manhattan loft with not much light and low ceilings, and put a ton of money into it — really jazzing it up in decidedly not neutral tones — then decided

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