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Dwell Diaries: 124 West 23rd Street, 15A

25 April, 2017 posted by: CORE

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Dwell Diaries provides a peek at a “day-in-the-life” in one of CORE’s exclusive listings. From master suites to neighborhood hotspots, our diary doesn’t spare a detail.

Waking up at 124 West 23rd Street, 15A is nothing short of blissful. Thanks to this three-bedroom’s location at the cusp of Chelsea, Flatiron and Nomad, each morning presents itself with not only endless convenience but also ample opportunity for “New York moments.” Floor-to-ceiling windows in the luxurious master bedroom suite ensure natural light doesn’t escape your morning routine. The master bedroom suite also boasts a deep soaking tub and radiated heated floors. Who needs to a spa day when everything you need for relaxation is at home at 124 West 23rd Street, 15A?

Even though this boutique building features a fitness room, gym and 24-hour concierge, you don’t have to go much farther if you wish to switch up your workout regimen or run errands. Firstly, luxury workout locales such as David Barton, Equinox and SoulCycle are only blocks away from 124 West 23rd Street. With proximity to three vibrant New York City neighborhoods, there is no shortage of excellent shopping, dining and other activities. Eataly, the largest Italian marketplace in the world, situated in Flatiron is a one-stop-shop for high-end groceries, upscale (and al fresco) dining and much more. If you’re only looking for the necessities this afternoon, your local Whole Foods in Chelsea should do the trick. Finally, some of the best luxury shopping lives on Fifth Avenue – you’ll find Anthropologie, J.Crew and Michael Kors to name a few.

Fancy an afternoon pick-me-up? Dough Doughnuts, the Brooklyn spin-off on West 19th Street, is the perfect pit stop for a sweet treat and coffee. If your pick-me-up is more savory than sweet, nostalgic New York City doesn’t escape this neighborhood, thanks to the nearby eatery El Quijote. Once part of the historic Chelsea Hotel, this longtime eatery offers traditional Spanish dishes. As the evening nears, and with groceries in hand, why not enjoy dinner at home in your open Snaidero kitchen? Dine al fresco on one of your two private terraces while gazing at the New York City skyline; 15 floors up on West 23rd Street is wonderfully quiet on a spring evening. In the hub of Chelsea yet outside of the fray in this quiet, boutique building – what’s not to love about living at 124 West 23rd Street, 15A?



 

House Call: 124 West 23rd Street, 15A

07 April, 2017 posted by: CORE

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THE AGENTS
Maggie Kent
Lic. Assoc. Real Estate Broker
Licensed as Maggie A Moore
646-342-0698
mkent@corenyc.com
Lic. Real Estate Salesperson
Licensed as Jim E St. André
212-612-9602
jim@corenyc.com 
Lic. Real Estate Salesperson
Licensed as Stephanie Clegg
917-969-6411
smcdonough@corenyc.com 

THE DETAILS
Offered at $4,495,000, this 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom condo features over 2000 square feet of indoor space and two private terraces facing north and south. Stunning floor-to-ceiling windows bathe the home in southern light and offer panoramic downtown views. Located on West 23rd Street in Chelsea, one is not far from neighboring Flatiron and Madison Square Park. Be sure to book an appointment and stop in this Sunday for an open house tour of this Chelsea condo!

THE HOUSE CALL
Sunday, April 9, 12:00– 1:30pm (By appointment only)


 

VoiceAmerica with Maggie Kent

02 March, 2017 posted by: CORE

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This past Tuesday, CORE’s Maggie Kent was a guest on “Good Morning New York, Real Estate” with Vince Rocco. The topic of the discussion was “glass condo towers versus pre-war classic buildings.” The panel also touched on the recent news surrounding StreetEasy. Take a listen below to hear what Maggie has to say regarding this topic and more!

Click here to listen to the full discussion: VoiceAmerica with Maggie Kent



 

CORE 10: Maggie Kent

31 January, 2017 posted by: CORE

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Welcome to CORE 10, an off-the-cuff interview series with prominent CORE figures. Read on to learn more about this week’s guest, broker Maggie Kent!

  1. Who is the living person you most admire? Gloria Steinem.
  2. Who is the most interesting New Yorker you know? Gloria Steinem.
  3. What is your earliest New York memory? Gustav Mahler performing at Lincoln Center.
  4. What is the best advice you’ve ever received? “Don’t take any wooden nickels.” 
  5. What do you consider your greatest achievement so far? One would certainly be immigrating to New York City, which changed my life.
  6. What are your three most treasured possessions? My dog, though I don’t think of her as a possession, my home and an heirloom from my mother.
  7. Name a movie, book or work of art that changed your life. Viva Las Vegas, the movie. Insert long story.
  8. What’s your greatest extravagance? Foreign travel. And then there’s my favorite frozen yogurt, pretty much every day.
  9. What’s your secret talent? Whistling.
  10. Which words or phrases do you most overuse? “I’ve gotta go. Can you take the dog out?”


 

House Call: 35 West 9th Street, 2C

17 June, 2016 posted by: CORE

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THE LISTING
35 West 9th Street, 2C

THE AGENT
Maggie Kent
Lic. Assoc. Real Estate Broker
Licensed as Maggie A Moore
646-342-0698
mkent@corenyc.com

THE DETAILS
Offered at $1,650,000, this 2-bedroom, 1-bath pre-war apartment in prime Greenwich Village features townhouse garden views and a wood-burning fireplace. The classic and spacious layout also offers a beautifully renovated windowed kitchen complete with a petite breakfast bar.

THE HOUSE CALL
Sun, Jun 19th, 11:30 – 12:30



 

Photo of the Week: #COREtravels Explores Giverny

27 June, 2014 posted by: CORE

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Today’s Photo of the Week showcases one of France’s best kept secrets. Captured by Maggie Kent, this shot was taken during her trip to Paris, where she visited the small town of Giverny. It was there that she stumbled upon Claude Monet‘s famous garden, the backdrop for this incredible view.

Keep following our #COREtravels around the globe this summer on Instagram @CORE_RealEstate.



 

Why Spring Cleaning Should Extend to Your Apartment Search

13 May, 2014 posted by: Maggie Kent

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Everything feels fresher with the arrival of spring in New York City. It’s more than just the fresh air flowing through windows finally open again after many months of subzero winter temps. It’s more than the return of the café tables on city sidewalks in the Village and Upper West Side; more than the fragrance of the cherry and dogwood blossoms in the park. We all feel the urge for cleansing, renewal and refreshment. I, for one have started on a fresh juice cleanse (well, okay, maybe it’s just a growing Juice Press obsession) along with switching out winter and summer wardrobes and the gratification from doing some spring cleaning and pulling my bicycle out of storage.

What I love most about this city in spring are the unmistakable signs of rejuvenation that come with the new season along with the annual cleansing and refreshing rituals that help simplify things in my life. Just like a tall glass of fresh squeezed juice and a bike ride along Hudson River Park, I seize the opportunity to reassess and refresh — purging out the old to help make way for the new.

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CORE in the News

31 March, 2014 posted by: CORE

A sampling of last week’s press coverage of CORE and CORE properties.

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Dream Homes
New York Post
Jarrod Guy Randolph, Chris Dominiak and Raphael Chejade-Bloom’s listing at 10 West End Avenue is featured as one of this week’s “Dream Homes.”

Video Marketing: CORE’s Maggie Kent Shows How It’s Done
Leverage Global Partners
Maggie Kent is featured in this video marketing piece, which discusses her innovative agent reel and the importance of creative marketing tactics in real estate.

Jason Sheftell, Late Daily News Writer, Honored at Bailey House Gala
New York Daily News
Tom Postilio and Mickey Conlon hosted this year’s Bailey House Auction & Gala, where the late New York Daily News real estate reporter Jason Sheftell was honored.



 

Maggie Kent’s Innovative Agent Reel Continues to Receive Praise

26 March, 2014 posted by: CORE

As technology continues to evolve, the need for successfully choreographed communications and marketing campaigns has become increasingly more important among professionals across all industries. Particularly among real estate professionals, the ability to communicate with a desired audience using creative digital tactics has become imperative, especially when navigating New York City’s competitive market. According to our friends at Leverage Global Partners, CORE’s Maggie Kent has been one of few agents to successfully do just that.  This week, Maggie was profiled in this video marketing piece, which highlights her new agent brand video. Directed by Stephen Penta, this video seamlessly blends Maggie’s unique approach to real estate and an entertaining look into the fast paced world of Manhattan real estate into a single, innovative piece.

“Creating this reel gave me more freedom to show another side of my personality and express my take on the business,” says Maggie. “Everyone has their unique brand and it is important to figure out the best way to express yours. Being authentic is the best way to start,”



 

Maggie Kent Talks Real Estate on Arise TV

06 September, 2013 posted by: CORE

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Recognized for her knowledge of the Manhattan real estate market and appearances on HGTV’s Selling New York, Maggie Kent is no stranger to the world of television.  On Tuesday, Maggie was featured on a luxury real estate segment of Arise TV, speaking with hosts Lola Ogunnaike and Shannon LaNier about the current trends of real estate throughout New York and abroad.  Take a look at this week’s episode of Arise 360, as Maggie offers viewers valuable agent insight on topics from celebrity pads to foreign buyers tapping into the local housing market.



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