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  • From left: the Aldyn, Jing Chen and  Aubrey Saget, Bob Saget and  Lara Saget

    Art installations, tony real estate, the Chinese New Year and Full House star Bob Saget — believe it or not — have something common: the Upper West Side’s Aldyn condominium tower at 60 Riverside Boulevard and West 78th Street. [more]

  • Cheryl Mercuris and the exterior and interior of the Aldyn

    Forget makeovers and Manolos: One single and very rich Floridian is betting that nothing attracts an eligible bachelor like some serious square footage overlooking the Hudson River.

    Cheryl Mercuris, a millionaire entrepreneur who, in an effort to meet men, spent a record $500,000 for a two-week summer Hamptons rental, has now purchased a six-bedroom home at the Aldyn, the Extell Development condominium at 60 Riverside Boulevard. [more]

  • From left: Elliman’s Maria Velazquez, the Aldyn and One Museum Mile

    Latin American countries have been a consistent source of buyers for Manhattan’s luxury condominium market through the downturn, but the New York Times pointed out that the specific country producing these buyers continues to change.

    In a story that focuses on Argentines surpassing Brazilians as the largest buyer of luxury condos in Miami, Prudential Douglas Elliman broker Maria Velazquez told the Times that a similar shift has occurred in New York City. Last month, Velazquez sold six apartments for $8 million to Argentines she escorted through the city, including four at One Museum Mile. She said many of the buyers already have multiple apartments in Miami. [more]

  • Upper West Side new developments, from left: the Laureate, the Rushmore, the Aldyn and 846 West End Avenue

    The median listing price for new development apartments in Manhattan is up 10 percent year-over-year to $1.486 million in May, according to’s new development May market report. Contract activity and median sales prices for new homes in Manhattan and Brooklyn have increased significantly year-over-year. Meanwhile inventory has declined, most significantly in Brooklyn, where it was 33 percent lower than it was a year ago, and 19 percent lower than six months ago. [more]

  • From left: Rushmore, Aldyn and New York by Gehry (credit: Gehry Partners, LLP)

    Wall Street professionals are accounting for less business in the residential sales and rental markets, as banks slash pay and jobs, and brokerages have begun shifting their focus towards home hunters in the technology, media and entertainment industries.

    Citing data from Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group, Crain’s reported that just 24 percent of the brokerage’s new luxury condominium buyers in 2011 worked in finance, compared to 35 percent in 2006 and 2007. [more]

  • Goldstein Hill & West Architects, the architecture firm founded by Alan Goldstein, L. Stephen Hill and David West, former partners in Costas Kondylis’ firm, are beginning to forge an identity independent of the Kondylis legacy, according to Real Estate Weekly. Having completed all their remaining Costas Kondylis and Partners contracts, they’re opting for a more diverse range of projects, and looking outside New York. One of their most recent projects is Liberty Green, Milstein Properties’ residential building in Battery Park City. … [more]

  • For all the hoopla surrounding Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony’s apartment hunt, he’s proving difficult to track down. Earlier this month, reports had pegged the Brooklyn native as staying in four rented units at Extell Development’s the Adlyn and the Ashley on the Upper West Side. And before that, he was said to be looking for a unit downtown, in buildings like 158 Mercer Street at Soho Mews. But last week, Page Six spies saw Melo and his reality television star wife, La La, moving into the Hit Factory Condominium at 421 West 54th Street, where sources told the tabloid that the couple has inked a one-year lease for a penthouse duplex. … [more]

  • Extell begins sales at UWS’ Aldyn

    January 05, 2011 11:28AM

    Sales launched today at the Aldyn, a 286-unit rental and condominium building at 60 Riverside Boulevard near 64th Street, according to developer Extell Development. Corcoran Sunshine Development Marketing is the exclusive listing brokerage for the project, which was designed by Costas Kondylis & Partners. The Aldyn includes rental apartments on floors two through 10 and condo units on floors 11 through 40. TRD[more]