Halstead Property’s Helping Hands gathered more than 4,000 coats in their New York City and New Je
Halstead Property’s Helping Hands gathered more than 4,000 coats in their New York City and New Jersey offices in conjunction with New York Cares’ 2015 Coat Drive.
The agency was the #1 real estate corporate donor in New York City in 2015 and the #2 corporate donor overall.
“We congratulate our agents on the monumental success of the New York Cares Coat Drive. With so many homeless people needing a warm coat, we are proud of Agents for coming together to make a difference in our communities,” said Sara Rotter, executive director of sales of the Downtown Offices for Halstead. Rotter is the co-leader of Halstead Helping Hands together with John Wollberg, executive director of sales for Halstead’s Park Avenue office.
Halstead Helping Hands identifies local initiatives or charities that are in need of help and open the opportunity up throughout the firm.
As well as the Coat Drive, agents collected for Toys for Tots and, in Connecticut worked with Inspirica on its Holiday Gift Collection.
Most American home owners veer away from color when it comes to decorating their home.
A new survey by Better Homes and Gardens found that 57 percent of readers say that their walls are generally neutral.
Those who are not afraid of color opt for shades of blue (62%) or green (49%).
More than half the home-owners surveyed (58%) said that orange is the color they are least likely to decorate with, followed by black (43%) and violet (42%).
While many report that the front door of their home is white (24%) or has a wood finish (23%), the majority of readers (48%) say their front door is a different color (blue, green, red, brown, gray). Only five percent have a black colored front door.
Anne Hathaway and her husband, Adam Shulman, have bought a $2.55 million Upper West Side co-op penthouse.
Website 6sqft first spotted the sale in city records.
The 1,200 s/f co-op at 18 West 74th Street has two bedrooms and two baths along with two balconies and a full terrace.
Hathaway, who is pregnant with her first child, is starring in a new one-woman Broadway play this April.
The couple is still reportedly on the hunt for a family home in California.
The penthouse was listed by Douglas Elliman.
Source: Real Estate Weekly