Haute Estates

New York

Haute Real Estate: New Housing Opportunities in Bridgehampton

Home sales have begun to rebound again in the Bridgehampton and Sagaponack areas. Although houses wwth higher asking prices are still experiencing a lack of interest from buyers, Bridgehampton remains, as home builder Joe Farrel of Farrel Building Company states, "the hottest market [and] the easiest place to sell houses". Read More

New York

Rupert Murdoch Sells His Long Island Historic Estate, Rosehearty

Media billionaire Rupert Murdoch has finally sold Rosehearty, his historic estate in the swank Long Island, New York community of Oyster Bay. The media mogul and his feisty wife, Wendi Deng first purchased the prime piece of waterfront property in 2003 and listed it back on the open market back in June 2007 with an asking price of $14,800,000. Over the last four and some odd years the price tag of the bucolic 4.6 estate has been taken off and put back on the market several times while the price tag tumbled to $9,995,000. Read More

New York

Johnnie Walker House in Shanghai

The Johnnie Walker House Combines Recycled Materials With Refined Shanghai Style to create a modern green design. In a joint effort with Singapore based agency Asylum, Agency Love developed the interiors out of a variety of materials and resources used in the whiskey making-process. The idea of developing an ‘Embassy for Whiskey’ and designing an experience more than the space played a major part in the design process and outcome. It was important to capture, grow, and nurture the whiskey culture within Shanghai’s elite. Read More

New York

75th-Floor Time Warner Center Condo On The Market for $60 Million

The 75th-floor Time Warner Center condo belonging to Steven Feder -- once head of the Psychic Readers Network -- has just reappeared on the market for $60 million, or $13,698 per square foot, to be exact. The new listing by Sotheby's International Realty agents Brenda Powers and Elizabeth Sample, formerly of Brown Harris Stevens, is just the latest in a string of attempts by the owner to unload the property. Read More

New York

Michael Bloomberg’s Luxurious New York Properties

Michael R. Bloomberg, the billionaire mayor of New York, may prefer diners to power-breakfast spots, but he is certainly no everyman, jetting around the world in his own private plane and giving away hundreds of millions in charity. And when it comes to real estate, his tastes are rather heightened, especially with two of his properties — a town house on East 79th Street and one in Cadogan Square in London — and, perhaps soon, a $20 million Georgian mansion in Southampton, a 35-acre estate known as Ballyshear. Read More