Just when we thought Conan was getting all the attention again, late night host Jimmy Fallon brings the camera back to himself with a real estate curveball.
In 2006, the SNL-alum and Brooklyn native, who is married to producer Nancy Juvonen, listed two seventh-floor apartments at the oldest New York City co-op Read More
Ports1961 CEO Fiona Cibani recently told an interviewer of her rejuvenation of the classic clothing brand: “Understated embellishment is what we’re all about.” Apparently, the fashion executive and her husband, Alfred K.T. Chan, a Chinese retailing giant who has owned the Ports1961 brand since 1989, extend their tastes for the understated but embellished beyond sharply Read More
It’s been a few decades since Jane Holzer‘s Warhol-muse alter-ego Baby Jane has livened the environs of the downtown art scene. In the interim, the eccentric sexagenarian has shifted her focus to real estate, livening the Upper East Side instead of The Factory. Ms. Holzer’s latest feat is the $13.15 million sale of a handsome Read More
Manhattan Transfers Cheat Sheet
-Real Estate mogul Aby Rosen‘s opulent townhouse at 22 East 71st Street, formerly the galleries of crooked art dealer Lawrence Salander and infamous for its $75 million 2008 pricetag, was pricechopped to $59 million early this summer. Now, according to Streeteasy, it’s listed as ”No Longer Available” and the Sotheby’s listing Read More
Matthew Mellon has money to spare but that doesn’t mean the 46-year-old newlywed doesn’t drive a hard bargain. The heir to the Pittsburgh banking fortune and his recently wed wife, society siren and former Ralph Lauren designer, Rachel Hanley Mellon, just snagged a bargain two-bedroom at The Pierre. According to city records, the couple paid Read More
Astronomical asking prices are nothing new to the world of Manhattan luxury real estate. Indeed, the island boasts some of the highest prices per foot of any locale worldwide. And, yet, people often get what they ask for.
So, what makes some sales prices silly and others legitimate? Who knows? What is agreed upon, however, Read More
WHAT WOULD JACK DONAGHY DO?
“This is an exciting time for NBC; not Seinfeld, Friends, ER exciting, but more like 3D espisodes of Merlin exciting.”
So adaged fictional NBC executive Jack Donaghy on the network’s self-jabbing sitcom 30 Rock. Donaghy, played by Alec Baldwin, was referring to the network’s acquisition by cable conglomerate Kabletown—”with a K.” And while Read More
Case closed! Former Law & Order detective Benjamin Bratt and his former Bond girl bride Talisa Soto recently sold their $2.5 million loft apartment at 43 West 13th Street, city records show.
The easy-on-the-eyes Miss Congeniality actor and Ms. Soto, a model and actress born in Brooklyn, sold the three-bedroom apartment to Chipotle’s chief marketing Read More