The Ramapough-Lenape Nation are having a good week.  The original inhabitants of northern New Jersey and downstate New York are officially recognized by the state of New Jersey as an American Indian Tribe. The legal settlement allows the tribe to qualify for all federal and state benefits like grants and scholarships, which the tribe were previously denied while their status...
(Long Island City, Queens) Skyline Tower in Long Island City, just got approved to begin sales. They begin with a marketing plan that estimates a $1.088 billion sellout price, making the 66-story (778 ft) condominium the first in the Queens borough to break the one billion mark.  At 778 feet it's also marks the tallest building in Queens. The building will...
Dreaming of replacing one’s aging kitchen and décor with those fit for mansions can now be achieved on a budget with the help of Renovation Angel. The business that aims to renovate responsibly recycled kitchens and other home décor making it now possible for anyone to get the luxury kitchen and furnishings of their dreams. When fantasizing of replacing the...
The west side of Manhattan is about to get even more spectacular. The brand new park above the Hudson is designed by Hearherwick Studio.  The park sits in the shadows of nearby, wildly successful 'High Line' and anchored by newly built Jetsons megalopolis aka Hudson Yards. The 2.3-acre park will cost approximately $250 million, which was donated mostly from Barry...
Enchante Home
Enchante Home lives up to its promise of luxurious living with its collection of extra soft Turkish cotton towels at a great price. The 100-percent zero-twist cotton makes the towels truly plush and comfy. Navigating the website is extremely easy and makes it for delightful shopping when looking through offerings and comparing towel sets designs. The towels are available in...
NewspaperWood
Items created from NewspaperWood are the perfect statement to help all inspired to save our planet from climate change as one adds new furnishings to their décor. Mieke Meijer has discovered, developed, and designed an innovative repurposing technique that renews old newspaper into a wood-like material. The NewspaperWood can then be crafted into furniture and décor accessories. NewspaperWood Aims to...
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The Bryant Park Winter Village is an iconic, European-Inspired spot to spend the holidays for both locals and tourists.  With a wide assortment of vendors and decorations, everything is Instagram worthy.  Visitors from Thanksgiving to New Years can expect long lines, huge crowds and pricey food.  For you outta-towners, Bryant Park is located in Manhattans' Fashion District near Times...
We reached out to a few local Home & Garden professionals for a thorough review of the industry to see what’s hot this season. Multi-functioning:  We do a lot of work with growing families. For them using every square-inch of a New York City apartment is critical. We look for opportunities to provide more storage and more uses for a space. A corridor...
Former New York Yankees shortstop Alex Rodriguez and his wife, singer and actress Jennifer Lopez have placed their Manhattan apartment on the market.  The half-floor unit is 4,000 sq ft, boasts incredible Central Park and city views and is listed for $17.5 million.  The building is located at the southern end of Central Park and is littered with super-tall...
Jersey City's development shows no sign of slowing down. New Jersey based Real Estate company Mack-Cali (CLI) is reportedly in negotiations to purchase the SoHo Lofts for $263 million.  The SoHo Lofts were built by Manhattan Building Company out of Hoboken and opened in late 2017. The 377 unit luxury apartment complex is located at 273 16th Street. For those...
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Southampton, New York The 42 acre oceanfront estate offers the largest ocean frontage in the Southampton spanning nearly a quarter mile.  The property is bordered by 3 ponds, affording unobstructed views of Mecox Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. Additionally, the private grounds about extensive protected and preserved land to the southeast, essentially adding another quarter mile of ocean frontage and...
Kohn Pedersen Fox’s 68-story skyscraper in Downtown Brooklyn will include the “highest residential infinity pool in the western hemisphere” on its roof.  You may recognize KPF’s work from a little building that is near completion called ‘30 Hudson Yards’.  Two brand new renderings show the infinity pool as part of a “rooftop oasis” that Mathews Nielsen Landscape Architects has designed...
In the Manhattan real estate market, there are two separate yet equally important groups. The old fourth floor walk-ups and the luxurious, multi-million dollar listings. These are their stories. Mariska Hargity aka Lieutenant Olivia Benson has listed her Upper West Side townhouse for $10.7 Million.  The gorgeous six-story (7000 sq ft) townhouse has five bedrooms, six bathrooms, and three half-bath...
Don’t miss the 18th annual Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Gardens.  Each year, the NYBG in the Bronx puts on one of the most beautiful exhibitions in the world.  Let’s face it, New York in February can be a bit dull.  If you are looking to brighten up your life, there is no better way than to...
eco-friendly wallcovering
Unique eco-friendly wallcovering and decor have been created by visionaries marrying innovation with sustainability. A wall that is dressed as readable art is truly a unique concept brought to life utilizing recycled materials. Those seeking sustainable wall decor can find beautiful creations in wallcoverings created from old newsprint and movie posters. Eco-Friendly Wallcovering Newsworthy Proves Decor Worthy Upcycling old newspapers are...
Anyone want to take a quick dip in the Hudson River?..  Maybe not, but Manhattan has been approved for its first ever public beach. The $60 million Gansevoort Peninsula portion of the Hudson River Park Trust’s $900 million park renovation project is completed, after two years of construction, in 2022, it will be the largest green space in the 4...