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Toni Haber
Toni Haber is one of the most sought-after real estate brokers in New York. With 31 years of experience, an eye for detail, and a track record of delivering on the high expectations of her clients, it's no surprise that the vast majority of Toni's sales come from referrals and repeat business. Her deep knowledge and personal touch keep her in the uppermost echelon of brokers at Douglas Elliman, where she's been a top performer for more than two decades. As part of her commitment to deliver highly personalized service, Toni stays on the cutting edge of technology, seeking solutions from research, market intelligence, and communications that help her guide clients as they navigate the entire process of buying, selling, and investing in real estate

Entries by Toni Haber

Office Location Defines Competitive Edge

(0) Comments | Posted April 22, 2015 | 3:07 PM

Location, location, location.

Increasingly a company's office location has been deemed an indicator of its potential for future growth and ability to keep pace with the development of New York City real estate, culture and business.

The influx of startups into Manhattan from other tech hubs, such as...

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New Residents Bring a New Neighborhood Culture

(0) Comments | Posted April 15, 2015 | 4:54 PM

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New neighbors -- this is what residents of the quiet East End of Manhattan and of the hip destination neighborhood Dumbo have in common.

While the two neighborhoods on the brink of expansion have little in common in terms of...

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Outdoor Living in Manhattan

(0) Comments | Posted April 9, 2015 | 11:05 AM


Could outdoor space make or break a purchase deal? Or make or break a city?

As the warm weather approaches, the importance placed on outdoor space in New York City is on the rise. However, at just what cost does the summertime indulgence...

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The Redesigned Townhouse for Maximum Privacy and Convenience

(0) Comments | Posted April 1, 2015 | 7:04 AM


Fantasy meets reality.

The seclusion of a private residence with the amenities of a full-service building may be the most desirable living situation in the constantly active and congested New York City. This exclusive buyer's dreams are now becoming tangible...

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Individuality Desired in Homes Across America

(0) Comments | Posted March 26, 2015 | 12:06 PM


Keeping up with New York.

As developers have been building luxury condominiums throughout New York City, the rest of the country has been keeping pace, but in their own way. In areas where high-rise buildings are not abundant and individual homes flourish,...

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Supply and Demand: Communal Living in New York

(0) Comments | Posted March 17, 2015 | 6:30 PM

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Dormitories for adults.

This may be a solution to the limiting rental market that young New Yorkers need.

Launching this community style of living in New York City is Campus, a San Francisco based company "that creates...

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The Balance of Real Estate -- Who Will Come Out on Top?

(0) Comments | Posted March 12, 2015 | 9:47 AM

New York City real estate is a balancing act -- between starting anew and preserving the old, and between luxury and affordability.

Increasingly there have been tensions between the residential, manufacturing, and hospitality industries to create a harmonious balance of real estate...

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As Luxury Real Estate Grows, Its Classification Blurs

(0) Comments | Posted March 4, 2015 | 1:26 PM


Luxury -- defined by Miriam-Webster as both "a condition of great comfort, ease, and wealth" and "something that is not usually or always available."

While New York City is without a doubt experiencing a wave of luxury real estate boasting...

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Will Hudson Yards Be the New Tribeca?

(0) Comments | Posted February 26, 2015 | 3:34 PM


With great space, comes great responsibility.

Developers are rampantly building up previously underdeveloped industrial territories that will ultimately lead to the creation of brand new neighborhoods around the city. The creation of such large-scale projects is a rarity in a developed city...

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Residential Developers Give Buyers All

(0) Comments | Posted February 20, 2015 | 12:35 PM


You can't always get what you want. Or can you?

When it comes to buying Manhattan real estate, choosing amenities is like getting picked first in the schoolyard. With so many factors going into a purchase decision, the list of non-negotiables is suddenly...

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Larger Family Apartments Driving the Manhattan Studio Out

(1) Comments | Posted February 11, 2015 | 7:09 PM


The bigger the better. This is the motto that New York City real estate developers seem to be abiding by when planning new residential projects.

With new construction driving the housing market and developers targeting the high-end buyer, inventory for smaller-scale apartments,...

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New York: Not as Unaffordable as We Think

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2015 | 1:52 PM


Surprising news for New York.

According to the latest Demographia International Affordability Housing survey, which ranks the affordability of cities across the globe with major markets of populations over 1 million, New York does not place in the top ten...

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NYC Real Estate Prepares for Future Storms

(0) Comments | Posted January 29, 2015 | 12:14 PM


Storm protection.

In recent years (and days following Winter Storm Juno), New York City has been opened to the potential impacts storms can have on the safety of the city. While immediate precautions taken at a citywide level include temporarily shutting down...

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'Year of the Condo'

(0) Comments | Posted January 13, 2015 | 9:11 AM


Amidst the heavy rollout of new residential developments in 2014, developers were planning an even greater amount of projects for the following year.

The number new developments being launched onto the sales market is not only surpassing last year's mark, but is...

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Manhattan's Luxury of Accessibility

(0) Comments | Posted January 5, 2015 | 9:49 PM


Ease. Convenience. Luxury.

Over the past year these three descriptors have defined innovations in technology, lifestyle, and real estate. It seems as if the focus will be in the same direction for the coming year, specifically within the retail and restaurant industries....

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The Potential for a Resident-Geared Food and Retail Market

(0) Comments | Posted December 30, 2014 | 9:58 AM


When it comes to malls and food courts, New York does what it knows best -- takes the quality and quantity of them to an unprecedented level.

The marketplace in New York City has become a phenomenon, growing from just Chelsea Market...

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Developers Stepping Up With Unprecedented Originality

(0) Comments | Posted December 3, 2014 | 4:05 PM


Just when ultra-luxury amenities seem to have reached their peak, developers strive a bit higher.

Developers of the new ultra-luxury condominiums cater to buyers who not only want the newest amenities, but also want what others before them don't have. This direction...

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Outdoor Spaces Gear Up for the Holidays in Manhattan

(0) Comments | Posted November 26, 2014 | 11:04 AM


Stores all over the country are gearing up for the annual holiday madness, but in Manhattan, so are the outdoor spaces.

Every year, the start of the holiday season in New York is symbolized by the festive displays in public areas around...

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The Impact of a Doorman Felt on Cost and Value

(0) Comments | Posted November 20, 2014 | 4:21 PM

The doorman: an invaluable amenity that comes at a hefty price.

The Wall Street Journal recently ran an article on the impact of having a doorman on the cost of units in a building in New York City. After comparing the sales prices of units in 100...

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In Midtown, Retail to Match Its Residents

(0) Comments | Posted November 10, 2014 | 4:16 PM

If you build it, they will come.

Residents of the burgeoning Midtown neighborhood of Manhattan along 57th Street and the masses of professionals that work in the area will soon have tons of new luxury shopping just steps from their doors.

The storefronts along 57th Street, or "Billionaire's...

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