194 Riverside Drive, 2F – Upper West Side, New York
Our 1st Open house is Sunday, October 20th, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Come and relax in your new home and sip a flute of Veuve Champagne~
Come fall in love with this lovely two-bedroom two-bath home on Riverside Drive! Bright and welcoming, this stylish pre-war home offers a spacious layout and stellar upgrades while preserving the integrity of its lovely prewar character. The gracious foyer and its high 10 ft. ceilings greet you upon entering and elegantly accommodate the custom built-in home office, complete with shelving and plentiful storage. No detail has been overlooked in your windowed eat-in kitchen; exuding everyday elegance, the kitchen is ideal for cooking and dining, with stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops, contemporary cabinetry, and built-in dining table. Northern-facing and sunny, the grandly-proportioned living room is as comfortable as it is elegant, boasting high beamed ceilings, exquisite prewar moldings and a decorative fireplace. Also enjoying exposure to the north, the quiet second bedroom is accessed from the main foyer and offers beautiful treetop views. Gracefully out of sight from the main entrance sits the windowed second-bath and a hall closet, which conveniently conceals the unit’s washer/dryer. The serene master suite awaits and is graciously separated from the home’s common areas and second bedroom. Facing east, the master bedroom is a private retreat from the rest of the apartment and escape from the day’s worries. Indulge in a designer his and hers walk-in closet, custom-built to maximize storage in a beautiful manner that showcases your prized belongings. This lovely closet further functions as a dressing room and transition from the master bedroom to ensuite bathroom. The master bath features excellent storage and a large walk-in steam shower,designed by famed New York architect, Ralph Townsend, 194 Riverside Drive is a coveted boutique coop situated peacefully on the corner of 92nd and Riverside Drive, across the street from Riverside Park and Hippo Park, just moments from the hustle of Broadway and neighborhood amenities. Residents of 194 Riverside Drive enjoy a massive playroom, full-time doorman, bike room, and excellent live-in Super! Pets are welcome!
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2 Bedroom/2 Bath in the heart of the village!
Need I say more?
301 West 110th Street, 7H – Upper West Side, New York
It’s here – your chance to create a frame for the picture-perfect, south-facing Central Park views that will greet you every morning if you claim this airy 2BR/1.5BA apartment as your own. Bring your decorator and uncork your dream renovation in this 900 sq ft+ home in the sought-after Towers on the Park condominium, whose amenities include full-time lobby attendants, central laundry, unbeatably low common charges, and the B/C subway entrance on your doorstep. Situated at the crossroads of the Upper West Side and South Harlem, prepare yourself to feast on all the culture, shopping and nightlife of Frederick Douglass Blvd, the Columbia University area, and of course the massive front yard across the street……. Central Park!
Spacious Upper East Side Condo!
A gracious layout with grandly proportioned rooms, this two bedroom two bath home is 1323 square feet, featuring northern, western, and eastern exposures. The entry foyer opens into a comfortable living room, which offers graceful access to a separate dining area and the home’s windowed kitchen, perfect for daily use and entertaining. Both bedrooms enjoy sun-filled Eastern exposures with the master holding a marbled ensuite bathroom. Modern comforts such as HVAC units for heat and air conditioning as well as a full-sized Washer and Dryer make this home as practical as it is comfortable.
The Richmond is centrally located at 201 East 80th Street, close to shopping, transportation, fine dining and is just a short distance from both Central Park and Carl Schurz Park and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Residents enjoy 24-hour doorman, concierge, resident manager, stunning roof deck, bike and private storage. Pets are welcome!
Who wants to cook in this weather?
Here is a simple salad that will surely cool you off:
Feeds 2-3 people
1 head romaine
1 Hot House cucumber, peeled and diced
4 oz. Diced Queso Blanco
1 sliced red onion
1 slice white endive
1 pint mixed local tomatoes
8 oz peeled and deveined shrimp
Sea salt and cracked black pepper to taste
3 oz XVOO
1 Whole lemon
Crushed red pepper flakes to taste
Caramelize the red onion and endive until golden brown…then remove from pan.
Season the shrimp with seal salt, cracked pepper and chili flakes and sauté in the same pan as the onions and endive until golden brown (* always undercook shrimp….unless you like Rubber Shrimp)
Mix Olive oil, lemon juice, salt and pepper together.
Place all ingredients in a bowl and serve.
You can keep all of the ingredients separate, like the photo or mix everything together.
Cheese and Mushroom Raviolis with Wild mushroom sauce~
I don’t have time to cook!
That’s what everyone says.
Well, here is a recipe that you can make in 30 minutes:
2 chopped shallots
4 chopped cloves Garlic
4 Oz XV Olive Oil
2 cups sliced white mushrooms
1 cup sliced Portobello mushrooms (no stem)
1 cup sliced shitake Mushrooms (no stem)
1 bunch Chopped chives
4-6 hot red peppers
Sea salt and cracked black pepper to taste
Crushed red chilis
1 Pound of Cheese ravioli
1 pound of Mushroom Ravioli
Sweat garlic and shallots in olive oil till tender
Add Mushrooms and sauté till tender
Add Crushed red chilis, cracked black pepper, sea salt and hot red peppers
In a separate pot of salted boiling water, cook raviolis and then drain the water from the pasta
Add the raviolis to the sauce and toss in the chopped chives.
Serve with a dry white or rose and roasted Italian Bread.
99 John St – 423 $810,000
Open House Today 6.23.13 from 2-3:30pm
LUXURY DOWNTOWN LOFT! Move right into this mint, over-sized studio home with home office at 99 John Street, a luxury condo conversion of a sleek 1933 art deco loft building designed by Shreve, Lamb & Harmon, the same architects who created The Empire State Building. This unique home with high beamed ceilings and western exposures has a flexible layout and the current owners have transformed the space into a comfortable home, gracefully separating the bedroom area from the living room and using the home office as a comfortable nursery. The sleek pass-through cook’s kitchen features high-end Dacor stainless steel appliances and contemporary finishes. 99 John Street, The Deco Lofts, is a highly sought-after condominium with luxury amenities and prime Financial District location. Residents enjoy a 24-hour concierge, stunning roofdeck, state-of-the-art gym, peaceful zen garden, and common lounge with fireplace.
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Beekman Hill Apts, 319 East 50th Street, 2E – Turtle Bay, New York
Move right into this renovated and spacious home on a beautiful block in the coveted eastside Beekman neighborhood. Have the best of both worlds with charming prewar details such as beamed ceilings, arched doorways, and elegant moldings coupled with modern comforts including a gorgeous mint, windowed kitchen featuring black granite countertops, excellent storage and stainless steel appliances including Miele Dishwasher and Liebherr Refrigerator. The gracious layout boasts an entry foyer with deep coat closet and generously proportioned rooms. This serene home awaits! 319 East 50th Street, Beekman Hill Cooperative is a meticulously maintained full-service, boutique building with 24-hour doorman & elevator attendant, excellent live-in Super, private storage & bike storage. Centrally located on a charming tree-lined street, yet moments away from shopping, public transportation, and all neighborhood amenities. Pets are welcome!
Happy Memorial Day!
As the weather heats up and the holiday weekend begins, I’m putting my real estate hat aside and will be donning my chef’s hat as I cook up a Memorial Day feast for my family!
As a chef for 18 years and partner in restaurants: BLT Prime, Calle Ocho, and BLT Steak in DC, I know that good food is an important element to every great gathering. Below, please find a few of my favorite springtime recipes from my blog, www.HungryDomaine.com. I hope you will enjoy preparing these dishes and sharing them with your friends and family as much as I do.
And when you are ready to welcome real estate back into your life, whether you are looking to buy or sell, I am always here to help!
Roasted Garlic Potato and Fennel Salad with Rosemary and Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Spicy shrimp gazpacho with brioche croutons
Shaved Fennel and Radish Salad
Lobster, Shrimp, Corn and Potato Salad
Have a great holiday!!!!!
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