East Harlem (East of Lenox Ave)

Exploring East Harlem

By Bohemia Agent Gerald Couzens

Having grown up not too far south of East Harlem I was never really more than a train stop or two from its traditional border of 96th St. Because of that close proximity it is … Read the rest

 

Uptown Year-round: The Beauty of Manhattan’s Crown

By Bohemia Agent Erin Whitney

Out with the old, on with the new!

2016 is nearly upon us! In only a few more days we'll be crashing new gyms, making new promises, and – don't forget! – pinning up new … Read the rest

 

Common Real Estate Questions Revealed

By Bohemia Agent Daoud Heidami

Finding the right apartment can be overwhelming if you’re not prepared.  That’s where I come in!  Here is a list of some questions I’ve received throughout my real estate career.  Knowledge is power especially when … Read the rest

 

SIZE DOESN’T MATTER: Throw an UNFORGETTABLE holiday party in your Uptown apartment

By Bohemia Agent Don Burroughs

Don’t shy away from hosting a fabulous holiday soiree just because your square footage rivals the number of guests you can invite. Here are a few tips to make it SWING!!

1. Think of your … Read the rest

 

Myth Buster: The No Fee Apartment

By Bohemia Agent David McDaniel

 

  MYTH: You CAN’T use a real estate agent to find a No Fee Apartment. 

FACT: You Definitely CAN work with a real estate agent to find a No Fee Apartment. In fact, in … Read the rest

 

Come to the Circus!

By Bohemia Agent David Ellis

The circus is in town! Big Apple Circus is once again under the Big Top at Lincoln Center until January. I was lucky enough to take my family to the show on Halloween.  When someone … Read the rest

 

The Best ‘Hoods in Town

By Bohemia Agent Daphne Sun

And this is where I daresay: Uptown Manhattan!

Of course I'm being biased – I live and work Uptown. Duh.   But here's the advantage: Being naturally curious, I just had to check out all… Read the rest
 

HOW TO BE A GOOD CLIENT (So You Can Get What You Want)

By Bohemia Agent Emily Ackerman

So many articles out there are focused on how to find a good broker to assist you with your real estate needs. You want someone who listens to you, responds quickly, and does what they … Read the rest

 

INSURENT: Another way to qualify for your very own lease!

By Bohemia Agent Dan Cohen

Look, we totally get it. Renting an apartment in NYC can be a royal pain. Finding an apartment you want to call home, in a neighborhood where you enjoy spending time, in a building that … Read the rest

 

Uptown Magic!

By Bohemia Agent Dacyl Acevedo

I’ve read some of the blogs where other agents talk about what Upper Manhattan means to them. I guess this is one of those. I find myself previewing, walking through the Upper Manhattan neighborhoods with … Read the rest

 

#MovingWithMaria: Getting that darn security deposit back!

By Bohemia Agent Maria Failla

Have you heard your friend’s horror stories of not getting their security deposits back? Unfortunately a lot of New Yorkers struggle with this after a big move. A lot of the time this is TOTALLY … Read the rest

 

5 Moving Tips to Help your Cat Adjust to your New Apartment

By Bohemia Agent Christine Scharf

Moving is a stressful experience for people, but it can actually be twice as stressful for our feline friends. Cats are territorial animals and use scent glands on their paws and face to mark their … Read the rest

 

Harlem Restaurant and Retail Week!

By Bohemia Agent Chad Ackerman

It's Harlem Restaurant and Retail Week! Put on by Harlem Park to Park, an organization committed to preserving culture and to promoting small businesses and community development in Central Harlem!

It starts this Saturday August… Read the rest
 

Brian’s Nerdy Insights: Why pay the broker fee?

By Bohemia Agent Brian Letendre

Being that I’ve worked in real estate for several years now, the fee discussion has become very native to me.  It’s rare that a client of mine actually has all the information and only when … Read the rest

 

Unity Garden

By Bohemia Agent Wendy Wood

To a girl who spent the majority of my youth living on a farm in Oregon moving to Harlem – NYC in general – was a big change for me.  I remember one night after … Read the rest

 

NO FEE Professional Service For Apartment Buyers

By Bohemia Agent Tim Heath

Being a real estate agent is a fitting career choice for people that embrace helping others. Spring/summer is the busiest season for apartment sales, so the rapidly flowing NYC marketplace is active with buyers and … Read the rest

 

Neighborhood Love!

By Bohemia Agent Thomas Rodriguez

What makes you happy?  What does happiness mean to you? Is it wealth? Is it good health? Or could it be a great relationship? For some, happiness is watching their favorite TV show on the … Read the rest

 

Not One Dime

By Bohemia Agent Shane Phillips

Looking to explore Harlem? Whether you are a resident or simply visiting; below is a list of Harlem attractions that are worth visiting and will cost you ‘Not One Dime’. The majority of these sites … Read the rest

 

Making Sense of Small Spaces

By Bohemia Agent Peta Couzens

Photo Credit: sglivinpod.com

Having made the leap across the pacific to the land of plenty and the greatest city in the world, I was shocked to discover how my new friends and family were short … Read the rest

 

Corbin Hill Food Project

By Bohemia Agent Michael Brusasco

“Two more bites of broccoli please, and then you can go back outside.” my mother would sternly command.  Itching to get back to my neighborhood game of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Leonardo, always), I would … Read the rest

 

6 SIGNS YOU’RE READY TO BUY!

By Bohemia Agent Michaela Morton

Whether you’ve done your time on the rental scene, bought and sold in other markets, or are looking to make smarter investments with the money you’ve saved, now’s a great time to jump into the … Read the rest

 

HAPPY HALLOWEEN in HARLEM!

By Bohemia Agent Lara Allen

Photo by Arthur Tress

Here are some costume suggestions, a Trick or Treat route along with a soundtrack made up of legends, all of whom once resided in Harlem. 

Celebrate Halloween AND the death of Harry Houdini. … Read the rest

 

#MoveUptown

By Bohemia Agent Hollybeth Plowman

New York City amazes me everyday!

From the people to the size of the rats and roaches. And of course the Real Estate. It is fascinating that people will pay $3000 a month to live in … Read the rest

 

Writings On The Wall: Kings of Style

By Bohemia Agent Erick Otchere

 

"What'd you do last night?" / "We did umm, two whole cars / It was me, Dez, and Main Three right? / And on the first car in small letters it said / 'All … Read the rest

 

Recovery in the Face of Tragedy

by Bohemia Agent Deborah Miller

March 12th, 2014 was grim day for New York, and Harlem, in particular. Smoke and sirens filled the air. An emergency text from nyc.gov alerted recipients to a building collapse not far from Bohemia’s offices. … Read the rest