The Developer

Extell Development Company is a nationally acclaimed developer of residential, commercial, hospitality, retail, and mixed-use properties. The company is committed to creating properties for those who value luxury and quality. In collaboration with world-class architects and design professionals, Extell has restored historically significant properties in some of Manhattan’s most celebrated neighborhoods. Noteworthy restoration projects include 995 Fifth Avenue on the Upper East Side, The Belnord on the Upper West Side, 31 West 11th Street in Greenwich Village, and Altair 18 and Altair 20 in the Ladies Mile Historic District. In recent years, Extell has led the development of the Upper West Side’s Riverside South residential neighborhood with the new construction of The Rushmore, The Avery, The Aldyn, and The Ashley. Other exceptional projects in Manhattan include The Lucida, Ariel East and West, and Orion. Current projects under construction include One57, a flagship residential tower and hotel development designed by Pritzker Prize Winner Christian de Portzamparc, which is slated to be the tallest residential property in Manhattan.




The Interior Designer

Katherine Newman Design, twice named in Architectural Digest’s list of the Top 100 Interior Designers, is an internationally recognized firm whose work has been featured in prestigious design and lifestyle publications. KND’s philosophy is that the design articulated within a space should be entirely in communion with its physical envelope. Interiors and exteriors reflect the utmost in balance, harmony of elements, and quality of finishes. The firm offers a high level of service that is articulated in the detailed creation of totally customized environments that are carefully crafted to facilitate the client’s own personal expression and provide innovative solutions to the daily demands of domestic life. Katherine Newman and her partner, architect Peter Cebulak, understand the importance of the interplay between the function of a space and the lifestyle of the client.




The Architect

Beyer Blinder Belle pioneered and defined an approach to the design of the built environment that focuses on the social integrity of communities and the institutions that impact daily life. The core group of architects and designers who focus on interior architecture for residential, corporate, institutional, and retail clients believe that the encounter between aesthetics and practicality creates unique spaces. Many of their projects involve the stewardship of historic buildings in sensitive urban sites. Beyer Blinder Belle has won three Presidential Design Awards, the Medal of Honor from the AIA New York Chapter, the national AIA Firm Award, and over 100 other awards for design and planning.




Branding & Creative Marketing

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