Tag: 9 by Design

Livingetc: American Idol

For hotels that effortlessly team laid-back with luxe, head Stateside words NEIL McLEENAN and ROZ ERSKINE Summer holidays are all about getting your fill of wide, open spaces, big, blue skies and glamorous beach living. And nowhere in the world does that quite as well as the US of A. The weak pound may mean…

DC Magazine: Small Goes Big Time

Posh properties with an eye toward chic and unique amenities are popping up from Maine to Miami. Here, the inn crowd. by Perri Haynes, Sarai Johnson, JC McCray and Lauren Pritchard DC Magazine New Jersey Bungalow The only situation this Jersey Shore hideaway presents is the question of which of the fabulous 24 oversized rooms,…

NJ Biz: New Jersey’s Cities are on the Rebound

Manhattan’s proximity drives Hoboken, Jersey City, demand while some markets lag By EVELYN LEE The nascent housing rebound is playing out differently in New Jersey’s cities: While established urban residential real estate markets are seeing an uptick in occupancies and rental rates, more unproven markets will have a longer road to recovery, experts said. “New…

Home is Where the Art Is

Real estate developer enjoys MANHATTAN views, modern art in his living room by Evelyn Lee The colorful “Free Beer” sign at the entrance to the living room in David Barry’s Hoboken penthouse is just the start of things to come in this space filled with striking visuals. Barry, president of Ironstate Development, also based in…

Image Magazine: The Jersey Shore’s Diamond in the Rough

Pier Village Offers It All For A True Summer Escape BY LORI CHIAZZO PHOTOS BY JOSHUA MCHUGH The beauty, accommodations and ease of feeling at home. Pier Village in Long Branch, New Jersey has it all to allow guests to enjoy the relaxation of a summer retreat infused with the friendly atmosphere of a village…

Stapleton Homeport Has Year-Round Potential, Developer Says

While many Staten Islanders have been more than a little skeptical about announcements regarding construction at the Stapleton Homeport, the developer behind the project says plans to turn the area into a year-round destination is not far off. NY1’s Amanda Farinacci filed the following report. It’s hard to imagine now, but the quaint beachfront area…

Jersey Shore Chic in Long Branch

Head to the Garden State for private pools, pinball machines, lobster rolls and ocean views. By Lisa Ritchie Time Out New York Travel time: One and a half hours from NYC by train Why Go: Although it’s not the high-society retreat it was in 1869, when President Ulysses S. Grant made it his summer base,…