Decor
As Memorial Day approaches, those in the north are enthusiastically climbing out of hibernation to ready the abode's decor for summer fun. Whether living life in the Hamptons, a big city or one’s home town, invite the season inside by rejoicing with a bit of redecorating prepared to celebrate living the life that summer brings. Add Summer Decor with Fresh...
Decorating
Just by adding a few small easy decorating touches to the abode will get the home ready to enjoy the warmth and fun that the sunshine of summer brings. Whether living the summer life at the beach, a big city or a home town, invite the sunshine inside. Anything heavy and dark shouts hibernation so to help get out of...
Today's images came from the Bronx.  Judy snapped these amazing shots from the ongoing Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Gardens. The 'Orchard Show' is from February 23rd until April 28th. If you have some photographs of New York or New Jersey that you would like to share, please shoot us an email at Media@NYNJ.com. On Instagram? Make sure to tag...
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...
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...
WHAT:    “City of Tomorrow: Real Estate, Architecture & Design Summit” WHERE:   92nd Street Y, 1395 Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street WHEN:     Friday, March 15, 2019 & Saturday March 16, 2019 TICKETS:  Tickets from $65 LINK:        https://www.92y.org/event/city-of-tomorrow Hundred Stories and 92Y Announce Third Annual City of Tomorrow Summit Featuring Architects, City Planners, Designers, Real Estate Developers and Restaurateurs. Taking Place March 15-16 at the 92Y,...
In a sea of new construction in Jersey City, one new project is standing out.  A plaza, aptly named “University Place,” which stems from a partnership between New Jersey City University, Jersey City, Claremont Companies, and others, will occupy 22 acres around the campus. For its role, Dresdner Robin, a land use consultancy headquartered in Jersey City, completed site and...
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...
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...
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...
New Jersey living legend Bruce Willis has put his Westchester home on the market.  Bruce is reportedly moving back to LA (I guess he got over Nakatomi Plaza) to be closer to his wife's family. Let's talk about this house. Priced out of NYC, Families head to Westchester J.Lo and A-Rod list their Apartment in Billionaires’ Row The 12 Bedroom, 9 Bath, 3 half...
Even though New York City's real estate is in a cooling off period, it’s still cost prohibitive for the average person to rent or buy.  So many people, especially families are looking to purchase or rent in Westchester County.  Almost every NYC transplant is looking for additional space at a price that is more affordable than what is available...
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...
(Upper East Side) Iconic actor Samuel L. Jackson has listed his spacious Upper East Side condo for $13 million.  The apartment is 3,000 sq ft and comes with four bedrooms and three and a half baths. The apartment features high ceilings, hardwood floors, a washer & dryer in-unit, central A/C, a walk-in closet in the master bedroom, gorgeous marble bathroom, a wet...
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...
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...