Posts filed under: Record Sales

The 25 Most Expensive New York City Homes on the Market

CurbedNY takes a spin through the 25 most expensive homes on the New York City market, which include: Demi Moore’s San Remo Penthouse, $75M Benjamin N. Duke House, $80M 432 Park Ave, 88th Floor, $76.5M View the rest of the...
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Average Home Price in Manhattan Reaches $1.87 Million, a New High

After flirting with records for more than a year, the average sales price of aManhattan apartment hit a new high in the second quarter, according to at least two reports to be released on Wednesday by major real estate brokerage...
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$15.5 Million, a Record for Brooklyn Real Estate

An enormous brick townhouse in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn, suitable as both home and studio with its voluminous rooms, soaring ceilings and built-in four-car garage, sold to the photographer Jay Maisel for $15.5 million, according to city records, breaking the record...
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The Brooklyn Real Estate Bubble Will Never Pop

    The housing crash of the late 2000s was supposed to have decimated property values across the nation. But in Brooklyn, the housing market barely broke its stride. Supply and demand is supposed to be an immutable truth, yet...
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$15.5M Cobble Hill townhouse sets the record for the most expensive home ever sold in Brooklyn

    A Cobble Hill townhouse crammed full of the types of amenities normally reserved for luxe Manhattan skyscrapers has broken the record for the most expensive home ever sold in Brooklyn, the Daily News has learned. The four-story, six-bedroom...
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Price for Luxury Goes Sky High in Hong Kong

    High above Hong Kong, on the city’s iconic Victoria Peak, sits an elite enclave of new mansions, each outfitted with a swimming pool, grand ballroom-size living rooms and spectacular ocean views. Three homes in the Twelve Peaks development...
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Day’s deals: A new luxury housing record, a big bank Bronx buy, and more

    A smashing record — Manhattan scored a new record in the luxury market last month with nearly $1.2 billion in contracts, up 6.2 percent from last year’s $1 billion, according to Olshan Realty. May brought in a total...
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This Bel Air ‘everything house’ is expected to become the most expensive mansion in the world

    One of the biggest homes in U.S. history is rising on a Los Angeles hilltop, and the developer hopes to sell it for a record $500 million. Nile Niami, a film producer and speculative residential developer, is pouring...
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Brookfield Moves Ahead With $2 Billion Tower

    In the mid-1980s, Canadian developer Olympia & York bought the land above a set of submerged rail tracks on a grungy block on Manhattan’s West Side, hoping one day to build a giant office complex on top. Three...
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Record-Shattering Picasso Sale Heralds Beginning of End of Current Art Market Boom

    The $179.4 million sale of Pablo Picasso’s Les Femmes d’Alger (Version ‘O’) (1955) at Christie’s last week was greeted with the usual media frenzy, but I am pretty sure no one who was paying attention was truly shocked....
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