After largely spending the last several months at home, New Yorkers who are still in the real estate market have certainly had time to narrow down their priorities. And they are prioritizing privacy and home offices as much as outdoor space, a new report shows.
The report from real estate market data firm UrbanDigs, commissioned by Forbes, shows that homes in New York that were described in listings using words and phrases such as “privacy,” or that had home office or outdoor space, saw much less price flexibility, and also saw much higher median sale prices.
For example, the median sale price of units with listings that include the word “privacy” nearly doubled, from $1.58 million in April 2019
A block of bespoke luxury residences set to hit the market in Tamarama is tipped to be popular as buyers love affair with a beachside lifestyle gathers pace during COVID-19.
Kalypso will be a block of just nine — comprising one bedders, two-bedders, sub-penthouses and a penthouse — in a development by Dare Property’s Danny Avidan at 63 Fletcher Street.
Large windows and balconies will soak in the spectacular views of the stunning coastline, from Bondi in the northeast to Tamarama and Bronte in the south.
Selling agent Ben Stewart of CBRE says: “It’s going to be pretty popular … we’ve got very strong interest already.
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