Parsons School of Design alumnus with a BFA in fashion, who has worked in the menswear industry for several years. Past lives have been in the East Village and Lower East Side of Manhattan; more recently transplanted to Harlem. Currently living in a 1907 "French flat," an Edwardian era middle-class apartment.
There have been several record sales of Harlem townhouses in the past few months and the Wall Street Journal has written an article on how the numbers are the highest since 2007. Another point of interest in the feature is that Chinese buyers from Beijing have taken noticed as can be seen from a recent sale of a $2.3 million sale at 329 Convent Avenue. The international couple who made the purchase were about to purchase a glass condo on the Upper West Side when they asked their broker where she lived. After seeing the Hamilton Heights neighborhood, the buyers quickly changed their minds and wanted to purchase a townhouse in West Harlem. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's house that sold for $2.5 million and this week's reported record sale of $2.85 million at 105 West 122nd Street are also mentioned. Read more about the post slump Harlem market at WSJ: LINK