Beautiful red brick townhouse on the Upper East Side wants $5.75M

Beautiful red brick townhouse on the Upper East Side wants $5.75M Photos: Jehovy Santiago for Sotheby’s International Realty The home is part of a small historic district within Carnegie Hill The Carnegie Hill section of the Upper East Side is synonymous with elegance, old money, exclusivity—and striking historic homes. This one in particular is part of an even more exclusive set of structures: It’s one of only seven buildings in the Hardenbergh/Rhinelander Historic District, on the northwest corner of Lexington…

5 open houses in Greenpoint to check out this weekend

5 open houses in Greenpoint to check out this weekend DDReps, courtesy of the Corcoran Group Homes asking from $725K to $3.995 million Welcome to Curbed NY’s Open House Tour, because who doesn’t love a little real estate gawking? This time around, we’re looking at what’s on the market in Greenpoint. Rise Media, courtesy of the Corcoran Group You can peek inside a charming four-bedroom townhouse on Sutton Street this weekend. The 2,550-square-foot home is currently configured as an owner’s…

Big reveal: $795K for a bubblegum-hued Upper East Side co-op

Big reveal: $795K for a bubblegum-hued Upper East Side co-op Al Siedman of VHT, courtesy The Corcoran Group Did you guess the correct asking price? For this week’s Pricespotter, one person in the comments guessed the exact asking price of this very pink Upper East Side co-op, and that was—drumroll, please—Views4Days. The price tag for the apartment is $795,000. The one-bedroom apartment, as we previously said, is filled with lots of pink details, so it would need some work if…

On our bedbug anniversary, we got bedbugs again

On our bedbug anniversary, we got bedbugs again When you have bedbugs, your first impulse is to pick up and move—to a new apartment, to a ranch in Montana to start a new life—but this is the last thing you are supposed to do A bedbug odyssey begins with denial. One ankle blemish could be anything: a mosquito bite, irritation from a sandal clasp. Even two could be innocuous. But three in a line—that was harder to refute. Then I…

How much for a very pink Upper East Side one-bedroom?

How much for a very pink Upper East Side one-bedroom? Al Siedman of VHT, courtesy The Corcoran Group Can you guess the correct asking price? Pricespotter is Curbed’s pricing guessing game. How much do you think this place is asking? Drop your guess in the comments, and remember, no cheating! What/Where: 1BR, 1BA co-op on the Upper East Side Square Footage: N/A Maintenance/Common Charges: $1,128 This Upper East Side apartment might need some work if you’re not a fan of…

New York Botanical Gardens plans Bronx affordable housing project

New York Botanical Gardens plans Bronx affordable housing project The Bronx Botanical Garden aims to build a new residential complex on the garden’s northwest edge. | Shutterstock The project would bring 450 below-market rate apartments to Bedford Park The New York Botanical Gardens is partnering with a developer to bring hundreds of affordable apartments for seniors to the Bedford Park section of the Bronx. The green space has teamed up with Douglaston Development to erect two 12-story residential buildings with…

NYC’s broker fee system is changing: Here’s what that means for you

NYC’s broker fee system is changing: Here’s what that means for you Max Touhey Do I have to pay a fee? Should I wait to find an apartment? And other questions about the broker’s fee changes, answered It’s been quite a month for apartment-seekers in New York City. A new guidance recently issued by the Department of State (DOS) effectively banned the sky-high fees that New Yorkers have long accepted as an inevitable part of the apartment-hunting process. The change…

Lenox Hill Hospital may scrap plans for 41-story residential tower

Lenox Hill Hospital may scrap plans for 41-story residential tower TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP via Getty Images Plus, what Amazon’s HQ2 ordeal did to home prices in Long Island City—and more intel in today’s New York Minute news roundup Good morning, and welcome to New York Minute, a roundup of the New York City news you need to know about today. Send stories you think should be included to tips@curbed.com. Lenox Hill Hospital expansion may not include residential tower Northwell Health…

NYC’s first soccer arena may finally rise near Yankee Stadium

NYC’s first soccer arena may finally rise near Yankee Stadium Max Touhey | Plus, NYC’s congestion pricing plans may be stalled—and more intel in today’s New York Minute news roundup Good morning, and welcome to New York Minute, a roundup of the New York City news you need to know about today. Send stories you think should be included to tips@curbed.com. NYCFC owners approach a deal to build a stadium in the Bronx After a seven-year search and several scuttled…

For $800K, a graceful Upper West Side two-bedroom

For $800K, a graceful Upper West Side two-bedroom Photos: Courtesy of Douglas Elliman It has beamed ceilings and hardwood floors Welcome back to The Six-Digit Club, in which we take a look at a newish-to-market listing priced under $1 million, because nice things sometimes come in small packages. Send nominations to the tipline. This Upper West Side apartment that has just listed caught our eye for many reasons, but the main one is the fact that it’s a two-bedroom—and two-bedrooms…