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Key Findings from the 2023 Wealth Report
The Wealth Report 2023 from Douglas Elliman and Knight Frank studies financial and real estate trends from ultra-high-net-worth individuals.
Has Spring Sprung?
The New York spring market is coming and real estate activity is already picking up. Here is the latest sales data from Tom & Mickey.
The Top 5 Most Romantic Spots in NYC
Looking for a romantic date spot in NYC this Valentine’s Day? Here are our 5 favorite places in New York City for a romantic rendezvous.
Manhattan Real Estate Report: Q4 2022
Douglas Elliman released its Manhattan real estate sales report for Q4 2022. Here are some of the trends and numbers worth highlighting.
Wishing You the Best This Holiday Season!
Happy holidays from Tom & Mickey and their Manhattan real estate team! Looking back on 2022 and ahead to 2023 as we celebrate the New Year.
Showcasing an Exquisite Equestrian Estate with True Horsepower
Ferrari partnered with Douglas Elliman Real Estate to help feature our newest property listing in Colts Neck, NJ—a grand equestrian estate.
Manhattan Real Estate Report: Q3 2022
The Manhattan real estate Q3 2022 sales numbers are in. Here are some of the key data and trends happening in New York City’s luxury market.
New York Will Always Be a Popular Place to Live
New York living will always be desirable and studies show more Millennials are moving into NYC than moving out. Check out this data.
Ways to Keep Cool During an NYC Heatwave
We’ve had a pretty hot summer in New York. Here are some fun and memorable ways to beat the heat during an NYC heatwave.
The Second Home Market is Booming in Nissequogue
Nissequogue, New York has become a very popular destination for second homeowners in the entertainment industry, according to this recent article featured in Variety. We
A Familiar Feeling of Life in Midtown Manhattan
The streets, sidewalks and businesses of Midtown Manhattan are bustling with life once again. Here are some lifestyle trends we are noticing.
Look What’s Coming to Hudson Square
The Hudson Square neighborhood in Manhattan, NY is in the midst of a major revitalization. Learn more about the latest improvements and developments.
Manhattan Real Estate Report—Q1-2022
The Manhattan real estate sales data is in for Q2-2022. Tom & Mickey review the numbers and the latest trends in New York’s luxury home market.
Findings from The Wealth Report 2022
Here are some of the key findings and data from The Wealth Report 2022, released by Douglas Elliman and Knight Frank Real Estate.
Hudson Square—Manhattan’s Most Up-and-Coming Neighborhood
Hudson Square is a revitalized neighborhood in lower Manhattan with Google and Disney moving in soon. Learn more about this dynamic NYC community.
New York City Experiences Banner 4th Quarter Real Estate Market
The Q4 2021 sales data is in for the New York real estate market. Tom & Mickey review the numbers and analyze the latest luxury home trends.
The Holiday Spirit is Back in New York City!
It’s the most wonderful time of the year in NYC. Here are some holiday events and activities to enjoy in Manhattan and New York City.
It’s an Exciting Time to Be a New Yorker!
New Yorkers are excited with a new mayor, business growth and a surging real estate market. Tom & Mickey share the latest NYC news and trends.
Manhattan Real Estate Market Continues to Surge
The Manhattan real estate market (especially luxury condos and co-ops) was hot in Q3 2021. Tom & Mickey review the latest home sales data.
Manhattan Real Estate Still Hot in September
The Manhattan real estate market has continued to gain steam throughout the spring, summer and fall. Tom & Mickey review the latest NYC housing trends.
Will Eric Adams Be New York City’s Next Mayor?
Eric Adams won the Democratic mayor primary and is a favorite to be New York City’s next mayor. Realtors Tom & Mickey discuss his policies.
New York Real Estate Update: Q2 2021
The New York real estate sales data is in from the second quarter of 2021. Tom & Mickey explore the latest trends and Manhattan sales figures.
Fun Things to Do in NYC This Summer
It’s almost summer in NYC. Here are some great events and activities we are looking forward to as New York City reopens for business!
Long Island Real Estate Update: Q1 2021
Get the latest news and sales data for the Long Island real estate market and Q1 2021 North Shore home buying and selling market trends.
New York Real Estate Report—Q4 2020
To say 2020 was a strange year would be quite an understatement. We are still far from out of the woods with COVID-19, but from
2021 New York Real Estate Outlook: Embrace The Optimism!
We saw Chase Bank using a new slogan: “Embrace the Optimism.” It’s a simple statement, but it really hit home for us because that is what we are trying
Positive Momentum In The New York Real Estate Market
Joe Biden is going to be our new President, and the future is already looking much brighter. Yet, as much hope as the election provided
New York Real Estate Market Report – Q3 2020
Douglas Elliman just released its 3rd quarter real estate reports for all of the brokerage’s key markets. This includes New York City, which is broken
Is the Term “Master Bedroom” a Thing of the Past?
We were recently quoted in a New York Times article about the real estate term “master bedroom.” There has been a push in the real
A Closer Look at the July 2020 Elliman New Contract Signed Report
Douglas Elliman recently released the Elliman July New Contract Signed Report for all of its luxury real estate markets in the U.S. (Download the PDF
New York Real Estate Update—The Summer Market is Heating Up!
To say the New York real estate market has been heating up would actually be an understatement. Everyone is working hard to make up for
There’s No Place Like Home!
We hope everyone is doing well and doing their best to cope with everything that’s been happening this year. For those who have been directly
It’s Up to You, New York… New York!
As New Yorkers, we’ve been through a lot in the past couple of decades. COVID-19 is testing our resolve as a city once again. Right
How We Are Staying Connected through Technology
Even though we are staying home and staying safe, it’s more important than ever to stay connected in whatever ways possible. A lot of people
Helpful Advice During the Coronavirus Crisis
We hope everyone is doing well and staying safe. It has certainly been an adjustment for us since we are such social individuals. Getting to
In Contract: 45 East 9th Street, 10 – Greenwich Village
The times are difficult and uncertain right now, but it’s important not to panic and abandon rationality. We will get through this, even if it’s
A Message from Tom & Mickey
While these are unprecedented times, please know that we are still here to service our clients to the fullest, backed by the power of Douglas
Home Selling 101: How to Effectively Market a Luxury Property
Working in New York’s luxury property market is exciting business. There is never a dull moment and that’s what we love about it. We also
Douglas Elliman Releases 2020 Wealth Report
The Wealth Report 2020 Every year, Douglas Elliman puts out The Wealth Report in conjunction with its international real estate partner, Knight Frank, based out
Featured New York Property: 240 Park Avenue South, 16PHB
In the heart of the distinctive Flatiron neighborhood, you will find 240 Park Avenue South. This 17-story condo building features 54 luxury residential units designed
How to Price Your Apartment in the Current New York Real Estate Market
Pricing an apartment in New York City has never been easy. In today’s market conditions, it is even trickier. There are so many factors to
New York’s Rental Broker Fee Ruling: What You Need to Know
One of the biggest pieces of news in New York real estate lately has been the ruling that effectively prevents real estate brokers from collecting
Home Buying 101: How to Get the Most Value Out of Your Home Purchase
In our first Home Buying 101 article, we shared some tips to help you when hiring a real estate broker. In this article, we want
The Guys Behind the Ties: Partners in Life and In Business
Real estate is a very personal business. We know we are not just selling luxury properties in New York. We are selling hopes and dreams.
The Undeniable Vibrance of Chelsea and West Chelsea
Chelsea has always been one of New York City’s most vibrant and diverse communities. Its roots are blue collar industrial, which is reflected in the
The 2010s: A Decade of Incredible Growth in Manhattan’s Luxury Market
As we look ahead in 2020 with the prospects of a new year and a new decade, it’s hard not to reflect on what happened
2020 Vision: A Look Ahead at the New York Real Estate Market
Happy New Year everyone! 2020 is already in full swing, and we expect this to be an exciting year for the Tom & Mickey team
Tom & Mickey’s Manhattan Real Estate Update: Fourth Quarter 2019
2019 is officially in the books, and it was a very interesting year in Manhattan real estate. The 2nd Quarter saw a large spike in
Home Selling 101: The Art of Home Staging
When you are preparing to sell a home, condo or co-op in New York, it’s important to take all the right steps in order to
Happy Holidays from Tom & Mickey!
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The holiday lights are bright in Midtown and everyone is filled with Christmas cheer. For some, the
Nissequogue: An Alternative to the Hamptons
Long Island Connections While most people have heard of the Hamptons, there are many beautiful towns in Long Island that are overlooked simply because they
Midtown Manhattan is the Heart of New York City
When people think of New York City, they are likely thinking of Midtown Manhattan. This is the center of the city, with so many recognizable
Giving Thanks This Holiday Season
We’d like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving! We love the holiday season and we especially love Thanksgiving. It’s time
The Guys Behind the Ties: What Drew Us to New York Real Estate
We want to introduce a new segment on on our New York Real Estate Blog. From time to time, we would like to share some
How Are Millennial Home Buyers Shaping Today’s (and Tomorrow’s) Real Estate Market?
The millennial generation has certainly made its mark in the world already, and it’s safe to say that how they buy and sell homes and
Home Buying 101: Hiring a Real Estate Broker
What You Need to Know About Choosing a Real Estate Broker Before You Buy in New York City Whether you are buying your first home
Tom & Mickey’s Manhattan Real Estate Update: Third Quarter 2019
Many of you have reached out to us with questions about where the Manhattan real estate market is headed. With lots of rumbling about the
Welcome to Tom & Mickey’s New York Real Estate Blog!
Thank you for visiting Tom Postilio and Mickey Conlon’s New York Real Estate Blog. Here, we hope to share our insight and experience with you,
Arts, History and Culture Are at the Heart of Greenwich Village
Greenwich Village is a neighborhood unlike any other in New York City. Historically known as a haven for artists and outcasts, Bob Dylan, Jackson Pollock