Last Build Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 05:00:37 GMTCopyright: Copyright 2016 The New York Times Company
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:00:20 GMTThe writer Dominique Browning, priced out of other parts of Manhattan, discovers a new place to call home.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:00:02 GMTRentlogic is attempting to grade landlords and buildings on an A to F scale. Some are pushing back.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:45:08 GMTThis week’s properties are in Midtown, the West Village and Crown Heights, Brooklyn.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 14:00:01 GMTWhat can shareholders do when an undesirable neighbor moves into a co-op building?
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:40:28 GMTEven though they stand between us and the chaos of the city, the borough’s distinctive doors are easy to overlook.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:22:55 GMTRecent residential sales in New York City and the region.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:30:02 GMTThe five city neighborhoods with the most available studio apartment rentals.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:45:23 GMTSome leads on some handsome and useful desk lamps.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:10:53 GMTThe three-story, wood-frame house sits at the corner of Middagh and Willow Streets in a historic district.One of the oldest homes in Brooklyn Heights, a wood-frame house dating back to the early 19th century, is about to go on the market.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:23:24 GMTRead the The author of ‘Rules of Civility’ and ‘A Gentleman in Moscow,’ lives in a gracious townhouse near Gramercy Park.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:00:02 GMTAndrew Warren and Ellada Arakelova are shopping for furniture and rugs for their new home.Andrew Warren and Ellada Arakelova wanted to buy a two-bedroom in the middle of everything.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:00:50 GMTThis week’s properties include a four-bedroom in Norwalk, Conn., and an six-bedroom in Eastchester, N.Y.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 14:59:34 GMT2-63 150th Street A 2003 four-bedroom four-bath Although bounded by heavily trafficked bridges, the Whitestone section of Queens is surprisingly quiet and suburban-like.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:16:44 GMTThe 27-story Harrison is rising from the site of a low-slung garage in Queens. The building’s casement-type windows, trimmed in cast stone, were designed to blend in with former manufacturing facilities nearby.The Harrison, a 120-unit, red brick luxury tower is rising from the site of a low-slung garage in Queens.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:01:24 GMTA contemporary in Dorset, Vt., a 1916 house in Hagerstown, Md., and a Tudor in Atlanta.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:31:11 GMTThe Central American nation is gaining popularity but still offers relatively inexpensive Caribbean real estate.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:00:02 GMTFor a young mother with terminal cancer, questions about her own mortality merge with decisions about upholstery and cushion width.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:19:08 GMTThe characters in “Sex and the City” and “Girls, ” young New Yorkers of different eras, inhabit very different spaces.The homes of young New Yorkers on TV are getting grimmer these days.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 10:45:11 GMTThe floor plan of the neighboring apartments on “Friends,” as imagined by Iñaki Aliste Lizarralde.Iñaki Aliste Lizarralde, a 45-year-old designer from Azpeitia, Spain, draws floor plans of homes on popular movies and television shows.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 20:10:54 GMTSmall improvements can provide a big payoff when selling your home.To get the best return on your investment, you need to ensure your home looks its best when it hits the market.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 16:20:41 GMTRecent residential sales in New York City and the region.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 04:46:30 GMTThere’s a building boom in Sheepshead Bay, an oft-overlooked neighborhood.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:26:26 GMTEncaustic cement tiles, like these by Clé, are gaining in popularity.Encaustic cement tile, with its striking look and chalky matte texture, is catching on with designers and homeowners.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 09:00:02 GMTJack Leahy, 25, a musician, lives in a crawl space reached by a ladder. He can stand at the entry, but after that the headroom decreases to about 5 feet. The good news is the rent is $450 a month.Jack Leahy, 25, a musician, lives in a crawl space in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. His rent? $450 a month.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 14:00:01 GMTNot all of us are good at sharing, particularly when it comes to coveted Brooklyn parking spots.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 15:21:04 GMTDreaming of buying a home in the city? Here’s what you’ll have to earn to do it.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:20:58 GMTThe architect Jean François Milou said he wanted his clients to endlessly ponder “Am I in a garden or in a house?” He created an addition that wraps around the original home, connected by an outside corridor.When the architect Jean François Milou transformed a colonial “black and white,” he wanted his clients to endlessly ponder: “Am I in a garden or in a house?”
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:07:07 GMTTrompe-l’oeil columns meet elaborately painted ceilings in a living area filled with obelisks, busts and ironwork in Thierry Thenaers’s apartment in Brussels.Thierry Thenaers, known for his work on European castles and country homes, combined two living spaces to reflect his eclectic, classical style.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 16:52:51 GMTThis week’s properties are on the Upper East Side, in the West Village, and in Park Slope, Brooklyn.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:22:51 GMTThis week’s properties are a four-bedroom in Shippan, Conn., and a six-bedroom in Lido Beach, N.Y.
Wed, 28 Oct 2015 17:22:42 GMTAnswers to reader questions about real estate, home buying and renting, mortgages, insurance, leases, condominiums and co-ops and real estate law.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:22:14 GMTLake Nona residents in the town center in a back-to-school event last month. Ultimately, the project will have about 11,000 homes and more than 25,000 residents.The Lake Nona development, a wide-ranging project, aims to create a city within a city, with housing, hospitals, office buildings, schools and shops.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 18:47:03 GMT50 West Eighth Street, where a shop has recently leased space.Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York City.
Mon, 16 Mar 2015 18:16:17 GMTThe inside scoop on New York City neighborhoods and beyond.
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:01:09 GMTWhen the news anchor first saw her East Hampton, N.Y., house, she knew it was the one.
Fri, 10 Jun 2016 09:00:06 GMTFor a dinner party, a narrow desk expands into a dining table.A night in one of New York City’s new micro apartments.
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 09:00:03 GMTHaving bought a fixer-upper together in Springfield, N.J., from left, Chris Sorrentino, 25, Marc Aschoff, 25, Michael Carbonara, 26, and Michael Zonin, 25, discuss plans for its renovation.With home prices so high, buying a place together with others may be the quickest path to homeownership.
Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:00:08 GMTOne-year-old Liam Buzzeo inspects a potential new home during an open house in Montclair, N.J. His father, Mike Buzzeo, is in the background.High prices in New York City are driving up demand in certain nearby towns.
Fri, 27 May 2016 09:00:43 GMTAnca Vasiliu, 40, and her husband, Michael Behrman, 38, with Elliot, 1, in the kitchen of the two-bedroom co-op they purchased in January on Pelham Parkway North. Their building has an elaborate terra-cotta facade.The number of home sales in the Bronx rose 35 percent in the first quarter of this year, a far larger increase than in Manhattan, Queens or Brooklyn.
Fri, 20 May 2016 09:00:40 GMTIn 1922, two residents used the garden at Hawthorne Court for quiet contemplation.A new generation of buyers at a Jackson Heights, Queens, co-op has won a nearly decade-long battle over access to the lawn.
Sun, 17 Apr 2016 00:28:24 GMTThe Wendel house at the northwest corner of Fifth Avenue and 39th Street, around 1905.The Wendel family, bygone real estate tycoons, avoided publicity and luxury. Their refusal to sell property drove the city crazy.
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:01:38 GMTRandy Stringer, left, and Marcus Troy with their dog Barty in the apartment they bought in October in the Canco Lofts near Journal Square.It’s a short hop from New York, and at the moment, it’s still less expensive.
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 08:59:01 GMTDavid C. Salvatore, of Edge Mid-Century Designs, irons a pillowcase while staging an apartment.The practice of home staging has long elicited strong reactions. But as staging has evolved, more real estate professionals stress its importance.
Sat, 16 Jan 2016 21:28:36 GMTMetal exteriors in Brooklyn may be found on, top row, from left, a condo on Bond Street on the Gowanus-Boerum Hill border; 16th Street, Park Slope; two houses on Sixth Avenue in Park Slope; and Park Avenue in Clinton Hill. Bottom row: Seventh Street and Seventh Avenue in Park Slope; Eighth Avenue near Windsor Terrace; and Wyckoff Street in Boerum Hill.Houses of steel and aluminum are sprouting in cool places, a.k.a. Brooklyn neighborhoods.
Mon, 19 Oct 2015 13:38:10 GMTJanet Leon, the superintendent at Addison Hall on West 57th Street, presides over the installation of a new vacuum pump on the boiler.Among over 3,000 unionized superintendents in New York City, perhaps a few dozen are women.
Fri, 17 Jun 2016 09:00:02 GMTAn open house for a Victorian in Montclair, N.J., drew quite a crowd. The sellers received multiple bids, some well over the asking price.Tips for navigating a fast-moving real estate market.
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:00:02 GMTIt’s far more than banking and rent checks. Here are some tips.
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 15:02:31 GMTAccording to the experts, spare, modern decor helps sell homes.The pros share their strategies for making your home enticing to buyers.
Fri, 20 Nov 2015 09:00:03 GMTMegan and Michael Bartolomeo’s first-home odyssey took them and their dog Enzo to South Park Slope, Brooklyn.With the median price for a Manhattan apartment nearing the $1 million mark, buying your first home can be a daunting task. And don’t forget to add in the fees.
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 20:26:46 GMTGood cellphone reception is a must-have for many in New York.
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:51:08 GMTSmaller projects like replacing cabinet fronts and countertops in a kitchen can increase your sales price significantly.Here are some simple home improvements that may offer the most bang for the buck.
Fri, 29 May 2015 08:57:10 GMTA home remodeling checklist for New York apartment dwellers.
Fri, 08 May 2015 08:54:59 GMT3 Pierrepont Place, Brooklyn HeightsTo get to Brooklyn, win the lottery first.
Fri, 08 May 2015 08:54:55 GMTApartments in some parts of Manhattan, including the Gramercy area, can often be had for less than in certain neighborhoods in Brooklyn.Suggestions for frustrated New York City home hunters.