- 341 Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights to hit the market in Spring 2014
- Harlem’s The Strathmore starts showing: condos start at $639,000
- 1 North 4th Place rising on Williamsburg waterfront
- Olde New York, sans hassle: The Jefferson at 211 East 13th launches
- Weekend decor inspiration: Vogue-ing out to 737 Park Avenue
Today marks the first day of spring and many homeowners mark the equinox with grand plans for sprucing up their green spaces.
But before you pick up a trowel and start poking around your back garden or front yard, we thought it might be prudent to remind you that growing your home’s curb appeal is an exercise fraught with, well, failure.
A roundup of some of the weirdest ways home owners have plotted their yards and gardens, including some efforts that would make Mother Nature shudder Read more
Ludovic Woerth and Jokke Sommer donned wingsuits, hopped off ultralight airplanes and flew into Rio de Janeiro, whooshing through a frighteningly narrow space between two towers. Read more
Despite the many, many renderings of big buildings covered in trees, is there any concrete evidence that these dizzy hopes for green architecture will come about?
After all, it’s not easy being green on the 60th floor of tower.
We all know that when it comes to creating an inspiring work space, its hard to compete with Google. The online behemoth’s Israel office is outfitted with everything from orange trees to indoor slides.
But they’re not the only company that’s reinventing the work environment (though we have to admit, another one of their headquarters did pique our interest).
From over-sized hammocks to secret caves, we’ve compiled a list of the awesome, inventive and outlandish work spaces from across the globe Read more
The most recent rendition of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella, complete with politically progressive touches (Cinderella criticizes the kingdom’s cruel policies and hands her glass slipper to the prince, rather than leaving it in a midnight-induced tizzy) got us thinking about modern-day fairy tales.
Specifically, modern-day fairy tales and real estate. Read more