Category Archives: Market Reports

Warburg Realty First Quarter 2014 Market Review

Tweet Warburg Realty First Quarter 2014 Market Review Frederick Peters President, Warburg Realty   During the first quarter of 2014 real estate inventory in New York City remained at historic lows. In spite of a small (and quickly absorbed) inventory spike in January, there remains little for sale in almost every price category. And the…

Warburg Realty 2013 Market Review

Tweet Warburg Realty 2013 Market Review Frederick Peters. President, Warburg Realty   New Year’s Eve on Tuesday will usher out 2013, one of the most complex and surprising years in Manhattan real estate history.  Inventory was at all time lows while prices leapt to all time highs. Brooklyn, Harlem, the Lower East Side, Washington Heights  – all…

2013 Third Quarter Market Report

Tweet 2013 Third Quarter Market Report Frederick Peters, President During the third quarter, real estate in Manhattan and Brooklyn stayed the course. While the market did experience, as it often does, a post-Memorial Day slowdown from the feverish pace of the spring, deals were made consistently throughout the summer. This market is defined by its…

Warburg Realty Second Quarter 2013 Market Review

Tweet Warburg Realty Second Quarter 2013 Market Review Frederick Peters President, Warburg Realty The second quarter trajectory of New York real estate fell into two distinct categories this year: before the Memorial Day holiday and after it. While there continues to be competitive bidding for some well priced properties, the turn into summer represented by…

Warburg Realty Fourth Quarter 2012 Market Review

Tweet Warburg Realty Fourth Quarter 2012 Market Review Frederick Peters President, Warburg Realty   During the last quarter of 2012, the New York real estate market buzzed with activity. An extraordinary culmination to an already strong year, November and December saw closing after closing as sellers hurried to take their capital gains before the looming…

Warburg Realty Third Quarter 2012 Market Review

Tweet Frederick Peters,President Warburg Realty’s third quarter sales upend the conventional wisdom about real estate in the summer months. Traditionally, the summer is always the weakest quarter, with August the weakest month within the span. This year, the third quarter burned hot! With 30% more sales than in July, and 140% more than in August…

Manhattan Market Monday : Manhattan Moments…in brief

Tweet Now, I’ve been meaning to write this post,maybe since last week-but inevitably life and business can derail even the most determined.A few weeks ago I wrote about how it might be an opportunity to buy ,if that’s the right choice for you- between increasing rents,continued low vacancy rates,and interest rates being low (Is Opportunity…

Is opportunity knocking for you ?

Tweet Manhattan apartment vacancy rates have climbed to 1.19%  in August 2012, in August 2011 the rate was 1% , .88 in 2010 and 1.62% in 2009. As rents have risen,people have been really weighing their options. Some people are deciding they will stay put, others are delving deep and evaluating their finances and deciding if…

Warburg Realty Second Quarter 2012 Market Review

Tweet Frederick Peters President, Warburg Realty The world wants to buy in New York City. In the second quarter of 2012, New York real estate manifested as an investment similar in security to bonds. Although buyers realize that they can no longer count on the high returns which a residential real estate purchase promised them…

The Inventory Logjam- Frederick Peters explains the current inventory issues

Tweet Where are all of the available apartments? Frederick Peters, president of Warburg Realty, explains the current inventory logjam. Frederick Peters, President Every week, my agents at Warburg Realty receive calls from anxious buyers, asking “Has anything come up for me? Isn’t there anything new you can show me?” I make our buyers the following…