29 September, 2014 posted by: CORE
Last week, The New York Times featured a neighborhood story documenting the explosive growth and popularity of Brooklyn’s Fort Greene. Noted for their expertise in the area, CORE’s Doug Bowen and Paul Johansen’s listings at 274 Vanderbilt Avenue and 159 Carlton Avenue were both showcased in the piece. According to Doug, the average Fort Greene townhouse price in the last year was $2,043,153, while co-ops averaged $628 a square foot.
22 September, 2014 posted by: CORE
Located in the highly-regarded Manhattan House, Emily Beare and Christian Rogers‘ Upper East Side listing at 200 East 66th Street was featured in this month’s issue of New York Spaces. Boasting 2,588 square-feet of interior space, a 3-bedroom/3-bathroom layout and southern, western and eastern exposures throughout, unit A1202 was showcased alongside several other properties located throughout the city, including CORE’s 30 Bond Street, PH.
Noted for having one of the largest private gardens in the city, Manhattan House also offers several exclusive services for residents, including a 24-hour doorman, full-time residence manager, Exhale Spa, fitness center and yoga studio, hotel-style concierge services, rooftop Manhattan Club with panoramic views and landscaped outdoor seating, playroom, and on-site parking with valet services.
15 September, 2014 posted by: CORE
After making headlines when it first hit the market with CORE, Jazz legend David Sanborn’s Upper West Side townhouse was featured in the New York Observer last week, following its recent $11 million sale. Originally listed for $12 million, 135 West 69th Street was a self-proclaimed labor of love for Mr. Sanborn and his wife, featuring meticulous renovations throughout and a sound-proofed studio on the top-floor, housing several of David’s musical accolades. The home was listed by Tom Postilio, Mickey Conlon and Shaun Osher and boasts five bedrooms, four bathrooms, a chef’s kitchen and four woodburning fireplaces.
09 September, 2014 posted by: CORE
Marking the official launch of CORE’s latest new development 42 Crosby, The New York Times covered a classic illustration of New York City’s robust luxury residential market. Situated on the corner of Broome and Crosby Streets, the 10-unit Soho building was profiled after unveiling plans to provide private parking to residents for $1 million per space. With space at a premium in NYC, parking is the number one most requested amenity in residential development. “We’re looking at setting the benchmark,” said Shaun Osher. “In real estate, location defines value and parking is no exception to that rule.”
08 September, 2014 posted by: CORE
CORE’s latest new development project at 15 Renwick continues to generate attention, following the launch of it’s marketing campaign this summer. Last week, Curbed showcased the latest renderings of the 31-unit, Soho building, displaying artistic renderings of the lobby and a living room setup. The images released so far illustrate the proposed interior of several units, accented by aristocratic-era characters staged throughout. Developed by IGI-USA, CEO Eldad Blaustein notes that the unique characters and aesthetic of the photos are meant to appeal to “people who are creative, different.”
04 September, 2014 posted by: CORE
In this month’s issue of Bello Magazine, Tony Sargent and Shaun Osher’s Noho listing at 30 Bond Street played host to the online publication’s seven-page spread featuring actor Ioan Gruffudd. Known for his roles in several noted full-length films such as Fantastic Four, Horrible Bosses, Titanic and Black Hawk Down, Gruffudd has also acquired notoriety for his television roles in shows such as Glee, Necessary Roughness and Family Guy. When sitting down with the Bello crew, Ioan opened up about his previous acting gigs, current roles and his newfound discovery of social media. “I just arrived to Twitter this week,” he says. “I don’t know how it works yet or how you get more followers. I haven’t quite grasped the hashtag element of it.”
Check out Ioan’s interview in Bello here. For behind-the-scene photos taken during the shoot, take a look at more shots after the jump. Read the rest of this entry »
01 September, 2014 posted by: CORE
Last week, downtown’s increasingly popular Hudson Square was covered by the New York Post in this neighborhood trend piece. Documenting the latest in the area’s growing real estate market, the article provided readers with insight on the neighborhood’s transformation into a coveted Manhattan destination for both tourists and residents alike. CORE’s latest new development project 15 Renwick was profiled, which recently unveiled it’s unique marketing campaign. When asked about the appeal of this 31-unit condominium, Shaun Osher says “The product is different fundamentally than anything on the market right now.”
28 August, 2014 posted by: CORE
As one of Downtown Manhattan’s preeminent new development properties, 93 Worth has continued to maintain its position as one of the most coveted luxury buildings in the city. This week, the Tribeca condominium made headlines after it was named 2014’s best-selling building in New York City, according to Curbed NY. With data pulled by Property Shark, 93 Worth sold more units so far this year than any other development in Manhattan. With a median price of $1,578,288, 73 units have been sold to date since sales launched in 2012.
This news comes on the heels of 93 Worth setting the stage for the Fall 2014 issue of DuJour Magazine. With actress Katie Holmes gracing the cover, the featured fashion editorial piece was shot inside of 93 Worth’s Penthouse 3. With its classically appointed yet modern aesthetic, Katie was photographed inside of the penthouse, with a stunning downtown skyline serving as the backdrop. Check out this season’s cover and more photos taken during the shoot after the jump. Read the rest of this entry »
26 August, 2014 posted by: CORE
Last week, Gramercy’s former 21st Precinct opened it’s doors to art enthusiasts and neighborhood residents for a unique exhibit of pop art co-hosted by our client Suzuki Capital. Showcasing the work of 55 pop artists, the interior of the four-story building, located at 327 East 22nd Street, was adorned with murals and art installations throughout. Curated by Robert Aloia of Outlaw Arts, the show featured work by RAE, N. Carlos Jay, Pixote, Pesu, Salvador Elmundu, Al Diaz, URNew York, ASVP and others.
The site is slated to undergo a residential conversion to a 10-unit condominium, with CORE’s Tom Postilio, Mickey Conlon and Natalie Rakowski leading sales efforts for the project.
Take a look at more photos from the exhibit after the jump, courtesy of Gothamist. Read the rest of this entry »
25 August, 2014 posted by: CORE
Last week, Doug Eichman and Ben Jacobs‘ Park Slope listing, located at 267 8th Street, was featured as Curbed New York’s Six Digit Club featured property. On the market for $995,000, this duplex condominium features a loft-like entertaining space, with soaring 18-foot ceilings, an oversized living/dining room with open kitchen and private south-facing terrace. The two-bedroom home is located in Eight by Eight, a recently developed condominium in the neighborhood.