Inside the sex life of a divorced Williamsburg broker

He’s 38, newly divorced, off anti-depressants and ready to sow wild oats – that is, when he isn’t selling high-priced Williamsburg properties. As a part of its New York’s Sex Diaries series, New York Magazine got all the dirt on one promiscuous broker. Here are the highlights. Eight a.m. he’s in an Uber to work. And for some reason by ...

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This $16.5B neighborhood is one of the biggest developments in London’s history

London’s Battersea Power Station has been part of the city fabric for nearly a century. The iconic brick building — which sits in the center of London — was featured in The Beatles’ 1965 film “Help!,” on the cover of Pink Floyd’s 1977 album “Animals,” and in the 2010 film “The King’s Speech.” It was formerly a coal-fired power station, supplying much of London’s electricity until the 1980s. Since then, ...

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Walk the line right into Johnny Cash’s Tennessee property

From Luxury Listings NYC: The longtime property of legendary singer Johnny Cash has hit the market. While his 14,000-square-foot home is no longer standing — sadly it burned in a ring of fire in 2007 — the 4.5-acre property on which it stood along with a small one-bedroom house is available, but to the right person only. [more] … [more] Source: realdeal

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From the archives: Paycheck confidential

At a time when reality TV stars take pregnancy tests on camera, the still-taboo subject of salaries may be the last holdout in a share-everything society. Even more reason for The Real Deal to shine a light on who makes what in the real estate industry. Such research has been done in an array of other professions, from the movie ...

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Jimmy Fallon sidekick Steve Higgins closes on UWS classic six

SNL writer and Jimmy Fallon sidekick, Steve Higgins just picked up a new Upper West Side pad. The funnyman and his wife Ellen Higgins paid $1.79 million for a two-bedroom coop unit at 131 Riverside Drive, according to public records. The rare classic six features two bedrooms, one-and-a-half bathrooms, a large entry foyer, formal dining room, maid’s room and large ...

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Super funky Edward Durell Stone-designed home ask $13.8M

A historic home with very funky interiors and 33 acres along a Long Island shore has hit the market. Designed by architect Edward Durell Stone, the property is asking $13.8 million. Stone is best known for his work on landmark buildings like Radio City Music Hall, the lobby and ballroom of the Waldorf-Astoria, the Kennedy Center in D.C., the Museum ...

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Every apartment in this honeycomb-style building has a private pool on its balcony

Many upscale apartment complexes include pools that residents can use. But a new residential building in the Bahamas is even more luxurious. Set to be completed by 2017, the complex features apartment units that each have a built-in private pool on their balconies. Bjarke Ingels Group, the architecture firm that designed the building, appropriately dubbed it the “Honeycomb.” The units, which range from 3,000 ...

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Debbie Harry snaps up Connecticut spread

From Luxury Listings NYC: Rock star and Blondie front woman Debbie Harry may have a heart of glass, but her taste in homes is far more conventional. The performer just purchased a centuries old property in Roxbury, Connecticut. [more] … [more] Source: realdeal

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