The Real Deal New York

Cultivating China

High-end condos embrace Chinese culture to woo important buyers as demand chills
By Isabel Schwab | April 24, 2016 05:00PM

Chiu-ti Jansen, a Chinese socialite and writer, hosted a feng shui party at a luxury condo building and a model of the soon-to-open 252 East 57th Street

Chiu-ti Jansen, a Chinese socialite and writer, hosted a feng shui party at a luxury condo building and a model of the soon-to-Open 252 East 57th Street

From Luxury Listings NYC: A week after Chinese New Year, Chinese socialites and businessmen gathered in A Sales Office On 57th Street for a real estate party called, somewhat specifically, “Feng shui and Valentine’s on Billionaire’s Row.” Swathed in fur and toting Birkin bags, they picked at hors d’oeuvres from Betony and sipped prosecco while taking selfies in front of a fake view of the city, pasted to the windows to give a taste of living at the soon-to-Open Luxury Condo Building 252 East 57th Street. [more]