Known for his insanely lavish and glamourously coordinated events, Colin Cowie spares no expense when it comes to decor. The same can also be said when it comes to his home. Located at 27 West 19th Street, Colin Cowie’s penthouse pad at The Emory has been meticulously furnished and designed, offering a unique aesthetic handcrafted by Cowie himself. Listed by Emily and Elizabeth Beare, this expansive residence opens to a lounge area with a hidden, fully equipped wet bar. The first floor offers several custom features, such as a custom bathroom, an open dining room that flows into a kitchen with high-end appliances and a prep area with endless storage space. Currently configured as a 2-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom home, this residence is completely wired and offers dark oak hardwood flooring throughout. The second floor comprises of a large master bedroom with an impeccable walk-in closet and master bathroom with large soaking tub, as well as a second bedroom currently configured as a living area/office.The private rooftop terrace offers approximately 900-square feet of entertaining space, expansive views of Manhattan and dumbwaiter service from the first floor kitchen. The Emory offers white glove service with a 24-hour concierge, private spa and state-of-the-art fitness center.
Last Thursday, viewers of CBS’ “Living Large” were able to get an inside look atEmily Beare’s exclusive listing at 45 Walker Street. Located in Tribeca, the home features a private, key-locked elevator with keyholes at three heights, two offices and a chef’s kitchen. With over 4,700-square-feet of space, this apartment showcases the best of urban living with a suburban feel at $6.750 million.
Ever wish you could test-drive an apartment before you buy it?
A new trend in real estate is encouraging potential buyers to do just that. They’re getting the opportunity to spend quality time in the home before putting a penny down. It might sound a little odd, but it can also help a buyer make a more informed decision — and possibly save them from buying the wrong house.
True to CORE’s vision to innovate and evolve the business of real estate, these brokers think out of the box to sell the unique listing. By allowing a buyer to spend 12 hours in the property without the pressures of having a broker or homeowners there, the potential buyer is truly able to experience “living” in the home and determine whether it’s the right property for him.
On Sunday, May 19, 2013, CORE CEO Shaun Osher was a keynote speaker at “AREC”, a real estate conference in Australia’s Gold Coast. Created to provide the real estate industry in Australia and New Zealand with access to the very best in international and local experts in real estate. Shaun Osher joined a lineup of notable speakers scheduled for the three-day conference including the inspirational Chris Gardner of“The Pursuit of Happyness” and real estate coach, David Knox.
In his presentation, Shaun shared secrets about agent branding to over 3,000 people. Discussion topics included the traits of superstar NYC agents and how to replicate them, how to use new media to build your personal brand and personal branding and marketing promotions that work. Watch a clip of Shaun Osher’s keynote speech in the video above.
This morning, CORE agent Maggie Kent introduced a brand new agent video to CORE agents and clients. Directed by Stephen Penta, the unique video profiles her distinct style of business and knowledge of the real estate industry. “I wanted to challenge myself and use a concept with a twist, yet have it still represent me, and be really fun to make.”
It seems appropriate that, as CORE embarks on opening our office on the Upper East Side, we debut our brand film. Our original vision for the company and brand remains the same as it was eight years ago…
Last night, viewers of CBS2’s “Living Large” segment were able to get an inside look at Adrian Noriega’s exclusive penthouse listing at 15 West 20th Street. Located in the heart of the Flatiron District, the home features the very best in luxury amenities, including a wood-burning fireplace cased in imported marble, sophisticated custom woodwork, built-in sound system, radiant heated flooring in the master bath, Sub-Zero and Miele appliances, and central heat and air. With almost 2,000 square-feet of outdoor terrace space, this penthouse showcases the best of urban living with a suburban feel at $7.995 million.
In 2009, there were more than 10,000 Manhattan apartments for sale. This year, there aren’t even half that many. On Tuesday, April 2nd, Jarrod Guy Randolph was featured on a CNN Money segment about the creative measures brokers must take in Manhattan’s current low inventory market. In the segment, “NYC Brokers Get Creative to Score Listings,” Jarrod was interviewed by CNN reporter, Zain Asher. Strategies Jarrod has employed include schmoozing with doormen who know “everything that’s going on in their building” to sending strategically targeted letters. Jarrod has been able to remain successful even in one of the worst markets. His creativity even allowed him to score a gorgeous $1.975M listing at 456 West 19th Street. Watch Jarrod’s interview on CNN Money below.
Last night, viewers of CBS’ evening news were invited inside Tony Sargent and Emily Beare’s exclusive duplex penthouse at the Emery Roth-designed co-op, 39 Fifth Avenue. Located in Manhattan’s Gold Coast, which is known for classic townhouses and high profile co-op buildings, this unique property features hand-painted walls made to resemble limestone, stunning wood-burning fireplaces in the living room and master bedroom, as well as hand-painted French wallpaper in the formal dining room. Watch CBS’ Living Large host, Emily Smith, tour this $5.4M masterpiece in the video below.