THERE REALLY WERE TURTLES IN TURTLE BAY

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The area from 40th Street to 48th Street between Third Avenue and the river was originally know in 1639 as the Deutal Bay Farm and had a small bay with a prolific turtle population.  In 1868 it was covered over and the North garden of the United Nations now stands on the site.  Today this [...] Read More

WELCOMING A STABLE SPRING

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The following Manhattan Market Watch column will appear in the April issue of Mann Report Residential.    March 5, 2012.  What’s a buyer and seller to think when on March 1 we read on wsj.com about a “weakness in sales” and a deepening real estate slowdown during the first two months of this year, and [...] Read More