New York

Chateau Chelsea?

Mega-hotelier André Balazs properties have long been the definition of sexy and cool sophistication. From the Raleigh in Miami which exudes an unmatchable retro-chic vibe to the Chateau Marmont in LA which has been the home to many an A-lister's indiscretion, his properties continue to retain their place at the top of the list of What's Haute. Read More

New York

Condos Take Over Bond Street

Since the late 1800s, Bond Street has radiated elegance. The reemergence of this short, two-block street into chic Manhattan living could not have come at a better time. New Yorkers are always looking for something new and exciting, and as we reported in our April/May New York issue, Bond Street is being filled with life again. Read More

New York

Despite a Lackluster Season, A-Rod is Still Looking Up

Over a year after the development of the 170 building in the Upper East Side, its visionary design is still making waves. As our January/February 2006 issue predicted, Peter Marino's integrated design of suburban living in the big city has given its residents a "new standard of family living"-to the extent that Yankees' point man, Alex Rodriguez, 31, reportedly has his eye on one of the building's $16 million penthouse suites. Read More

New York

Calisthenics or Cardio?

At 76, global media magnate Rupert Murdoch still likes to keep in shape, and he wants to do it the most exquisite facility possible. As if his $44 million Fifth Avenue triplex penthouse is not large enough, Murdoch has decided to expand it further. Murdoch is spending $400,000 to renovate and enlarge the penthouse's current exercise area. Read More