Seven bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, Missoni window treatments, and ’70s chandeliers Million Dollar Listing agent Tracy Tutor is looking to sell her personal residence, and it’s a million dollar listing in its own right. The Bravo star’s home looks rather traditional from the street, but inside, it’s an explosion of color and extravagant finishes. Built in 2008 and designed by architect Steve Giannetti , the two-story residence is decked out with Italian chandeliers from the ’60s and ’70s, ceilings inlaid with antique mirrors, multiple fireplaces, and Missoni window treatments
So much for the start of summer Hoping for a balmy Memorial Day weekend to kickstart the summer season? You’ll have to join the throngs of people leaving town to find it
Prepare your calendars—and cameras—for the yearly phenomenon It’s that time of the year again: prepare your cameras and mark your calendars for Manhattanhenge, the moment that happens every spring and summer when the sun strikingly aligns with Manhattan’s street grid. On Thursday, May 30, at 8:12 p.m. and Friday July 12, at 8:20 p.m., you’ll be able to catch the full sunset and on Wednesday, May 29, at 8:13 p.m
From Malibu to coastal Orange County, here are 13 great beaches to visit this summer Outside of Hollywood and traffic jams, Los Angeles might be best known in the popular imagination for its beaches. From the tide pools of the Palos Verdes Peninsula to the sandy shores of Malibu , the LA area has some of the most scenic, and most recognizable, stretches of coastline. Both locals and outsiders are probably already familiar with the sights and sounds of the Venice Ocean Front Walk and the Santa Monica Pier
The top spots for families in the Big Apple Whether it’s because of honking taxis or the sheer size of the most populous city in the U.S., navigating New York City with kids can be a daunting task.
The program will dramatically expand the number of cameras, and the hours in which they are operable In just over a month, New York City’s speed camera program will get a dramatic expansion—not just in absolute numbers, but in how they track speeding drivers throughout the city. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced today that the new speed camera program will go into effect on July 11, with about 40 cameras installed every month through the end of the year
Oh, and a fabulous conversation pit Rancho Mirage is often associated with midcentury modern architecture or desert modernism , but this house breaks the mold by going Moroccan. The home at 11 Clancy Lane was commissioned in the late 1970s by a documentarian named John Luthold, who had become interested in the work of traditional Moroccan craftsman while on a trip to the country, according to listing agent Richard Bartholomew of The Agency. Upon returning to the states, Luthold hired a family-owned Moroccan firm of traditional artisans that specializes in intricate chiseled plasterwork and the installation of Moroccan zellij tiles, which are used to make ornate mosaic-like patterns
The landmarked building’s penthouse at 240 Centre Street is back on the market Four years after it first hit the market for $39.9 million , the spectacular domed penthouse that once served as the New York City Police Department headquarters (and where Calvin Klein and Steffi Graf once lived) has just re-listed for $19.5 million. The 5,500-square-foot unit has four stories, four bedrooms, four and a half bathrooms, a private elevator, and a majestic spiral staircase that leads to the second floor.
A new airport account provides time estimates for pickups and dropoffs and wait times for security screenings Worried about missing a flight at LAX? A new Twitter account managed by the airport could help you gauge how long it’ll take to get to your gate.
Five apartments, five NYC neighborhoods Welcome to Curbed Comparisons , a weekly column that explores what one can buy for a set dollar amount in various NYC neighborhoods. Is one man’s studio another man’s townhouse