February 18, 2020

Finally, new index tracks Manhattan condo sales

Thank you, Streeteasy.com, for introducing a Condo Market Index (CMI) for sales in Manhattan. No longer do we have to contend with Case-Shiller’s imperfect index, which covers the entire city and surrounding suburbs while ignoring apartment sales. In the chart above, the bottom line represents condo sales volume in all of Manhattan starting in January […]

Interest high in auction of Village townhouse

At the third of four inspections scheduled of a mixed-use townhouse in Greenwich Village the other day, an estimated 25-30 parties roamed the premises of the five-story Romanesque building.  Virtually all of the the prospective buyers gave me the impression of having serious interest.

Where is single-family house minus ground floor?

I’ve never seen a single-family house without a ground floor.  Have you?