Archive for the ‘New York’ Category

Residential Real Estate Firm Nabs Lever House Space

Source: Commercial Observer Urban Compass, a residential real estate firm, has taken the entire 14th floor at RFR Realty‘s Lever House, at 390 Park Avenue between 53rd and 54th Streets. The start-up’s new development team and brokers will occupy the 10,700-square-foot space, Crain’s New York Business reported, starting Oct. 1. The real estate company, which [...]

Newscaster selling $3M Quogue beach house

Source: NY Post Local news anchor Maurice DuBois is selling his beach home at 44 Box Tree in Quogue for $2.59 million. The post modern two story home, built in 2004, is a roomy 4,712 square feet. It comes with five bedrooms, five bathrooms, two fireplaces and a pool and tennis court — all on [...]

Norway now second-largest buyer of US commercial real estate

Source: The Real Deal Norway, surprisingly, now ranks second among foreign U.S. commercial real estate buyers, topped only by Canada. The sovereign fund that manages the country’s substantial oil wealth made a play for Blackstone Group’s 1095 Sixth Avenue just last week, in a deal that is expected to fetch up to $2.25 billion. The [...]

Buy Jackson Pollock’s Charming West Village Loft for $1.25M

Source: Curbed NY The insanely cute loft where famed artist Jackson Pollock reportedly once lived—however briefly—is back on the market for the second time in two years. This time, reality TV star-slash-broker Luiz Ortiz is the one trying to find a buyer for the petite one-bedroom, which clocks in at 800 square feet, announcing his [...]

Investment Research Company Signs for 30K SF at 4 WTC

Source: Commercial Observer Independent investment research provider Morningstar will move its New York City offices from Midtown to downtown in the middle of 2015 through a 10-year, 30,000-square-foot lease at 4 World Trade Center, Silverstein Properties announced today. The company that currently operates out of a 7,500-square-foot office at 1065 Avenue of the Americas near [...]