Morn Heights (West of Morningside Park)

The Sweet Tooth Chronicles

The Sweet Tooth Chronicles

By Bohemia Agent Jill Ginsberg

A little nugget of wisdom: anyone who doesn’t like sweets can’t be trusted. Period. I believe in sugar. I stand by it. In moderation of course, and not the crappy sugar. I believe in sugar … 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

 

#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

 

Amsterdam’s “Restaurant Block” Welcomes a New Friend!

By Bohemia Agent Tucker Wheatley

If you've ever found yourself on Amsterdam Avenue by the very top of Morningside Park, you've probably come across this wonderful block of GREAT restaurants between 122nd and 123rd. If you've never been, go try… 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

 

Magic in Manhattan Valley

By Bohemia Agent Peter Dagger

Not too long ago, I was paying a fortune to live in Midtown.  My apartment was a fifth floor walk-up above “The 24-Hour Tattoo and Bodywork Station” (which despite its name, did not actually offer … 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

 

Play, Learn, and Grow in Harlem

By Bohemia Agent Patrick Frankfort

October 21, 2014.  A day that will remain one of the defining moments of my life:  I woke up a simple man with a super hero pregnant wife, and two off-the-wall dogs.  And I went … 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

 

A Walk in the Park

By Bohemia Agent Matthew Kiernan

Last year, I went on a summer gig to perform in New Mexico with the Sante Fe Opera. It turned out to be one of the greatest vacations (albeit for work… felt more like vaca!) … Read the rest

 

For The Love of Upper Manhattan!

By Bohemia Agent Mary Ann Lucas

Having met the love of my life while working overseas, I have spent the past year in a long distance relationship.  This holiday season we have the opportunity to spend a whole month together- … 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

 

My name is Deborah and I’m a Central Park Addict

By Bohemia Agent Deborah Miller

When my friend Scott text invited me to join him for a tour with a Naturalist Guide for a Fall stroll through the North Woods of Central Park, I responded in a NY nano-second “Thank … Read the rest

 

The Gremlin that Sabotaged My Egg Toss

By Bohemia Agent John Ruocco

Two weeks ago marked the first official (and hopefully – annual) BRG field day in beautiful Morningside Park.

AS a rule, company picnics are something I have actively avoided, but this time, I decided to … Read the rest