Wash Heights (155th to 186th Street)

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

 

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

 

A Little Reminder of Home

By Bohemia Agent Corey Wright

New York City, 8 million people, with 8 million stories. It’s inevitable that at some point in a conversation with new friends, co-workers or the “Norm!” of a local watering hole holding down the corner of … Read the rest

 

The Jeffrey Hook Lighthouse

By Bohemia Agent Christopher Tefft

Growing up, my home was filled with lighthouses. Not the full sized ones, mind you, but delicate replicas of these grand monuments. Instead of Precious Moments, my mother loves to collect paintings, wind-chimes, knick-knacks, and … 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

 

In Comes Company… On Edgecombe!

By Bohemia Agent Cameron Hansel

To many, local businesses are everything in this city.  They often offer unique things that franchises & corporate businesses do not.  They also add charm & a sense of community to neighborhoods, especially when a … 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

 

A photo tour of some of the great parks above 145th Street

By Bohemia Agent Brad Lassiter

With all of the city living, it's easy to forget just how much nature there is around us. Downtown it's Central Park or bust, but when you come to upper Manhattan, you have choice after… Read the rest
 

Uptown Our Town

By Bohemia Agent Michaela Morton 

You may have noticed that your uptown friends are starting to go all Brooklyn on you — crowing about their favorite hotspots, telling you to make the trek uptown rather than kowtowing to Bushwick's … Read the rest

 

Cabrini Shrine Chapel

By Bohemia Agent Tom White

As a longtime fan of Mid-Century Modern architecture and design, when I learned that this shrine that is a ten minute walk and an elevator ride from my apartment in Fort George had just had its mosaic … 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

 

Uptown Manhattan – Your Best Bet For an Escape

By Bohemia Agent Sean Garner

As a California boy at heart, the hardest part about living in NYC– for me– has been finding a place I call home that allows me to have a fair amount of peace and quiet. … Read the rest

 

Leave Central Park to the Tourists – My NYC nature getaway is Uptown!

By Bohemia Agent Sandy Rosa

I have lived in Upper Manhattan for over 10 years (I just dated myself)! When I first moved Uptown (long before my real estate career) I had no idea about the neighborhood I ended up … Read the rest

 

The Rebirth Of Washington Heights

By Bohemia Agent Rick Hernandez

In its history Washington Heights has changed significantly. But it is because of most recent changes that this neighborhood has generated a rebirth, and today it is one of the hottest neighborhoods to live. 

It is the … 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