Paramount Miami Worldcenter to kickstart landmark development

“Miami is one of the most advanced condo markets in the world,” said Daniel Kodsi, CEO of Paramount Miami Worldcenter. “The residential component feeds off the retail component, and vice versa.” …

What I learned as a real estate VP selling my home

I’ve worked in the real estate business for almost a decade. While my firm (Macdonald Real Estate Group) is active in residential sales, we also have other divisions including commercial brokerage and leasing, project marketing (new homes and condos consulting), property management and our expanding presence in Mainland China (the topic of several past Inman News articles) …

Soho Properties receives $219 million for 45 Park Place tower

Soho Properties Chairman and CEO Sharif El-Gamal recently announced the company’s securing of $219 million to put toward construction of a high-rise residential condo property in Tribeca …

Buyers willing to pay premium for Brooklyn luxury

Brooklyn and luxury didn’t quite go together 10 years ago. An eclectic mix of less expensive apartments — many loft-style — and a trendier, laid back scene attracted some Manhattanites to make the switch before the borough became the trendy hotspot i…

Houston home sales dip in April, inventory jumps

March and April were not kind to Houston’s housing market, which recently experienced its second consecutive month of year-over-year declining single-family home sales and average prices in the latest report from the Houston Association of Realtors …

Failing to pay HOA fees can now harm your credit score

When you look outside and see maintenance diligently shoveling when it’s below zero or expertly manicuring the lawn that you barely have time to mow, you might thank your lucky stars for that homeowners’ association. But it doesn’t take long for the bl…

Luxury listing: family-friendly but still trendy in Lower Manhattan

This four-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom condo in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village features beautiful views of the city through its 16 windows and a marble foyer with a gallery to graciously welcome guests …

Pre-War history meets modern luxury in Manhattan’s Flatiron District

One of the defining characteristics of Manhattan real estate has been the marriage of historic pre-War architectural character and luxury interiors designed for modern living. This full-floor penthouse condominium wedged between New York City’s Flatiron and Gramercy Park pays homage to this tradition in one of NYC’s hottest up-and-coming neighborhoods …

Detailed East Village condo development initiates sales

A seven-story, full-service residential building is open for business between 11th to 12th Streets along Avenue A in the East Village, and it’s style is a little uncommon for the eclectic and artsy neighborhood …

Upper West Side hotel submits plans for apartment conversion

More single-room occupancy hotels are vanishing from the Manhattan landscape. Earlier this month, Icon Realty Management submitted plans to convert 346 W. 71st St. into 35 presumed condos, according to a YIMBY report …