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A New York designer says luxury property isn’t about how much money you spend, and it shows a major shift in priorities among the elite

Luxury real estate is about experience, not aesthetic, according to New York-based designer Andrew Kotchen of architecture and design firm Workshop/APD. The emphasis on experience as a defining part of luxury helps explain why more luxury condo developers are pouring money into wellness amenities like rooftop running tracks and private […]
A New York designer says luxury property isn’t about how much money you spend, and it shows a major shift in priorities among the elite
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Forget the Upper East Side — Manhattan’s richest neighbourhood is all about subtle wealth, and it shows a major evolution in how the elite are living

Tribeca has Manhattan’s richest ZIP code, 10007, according to Bloomberg. Tribeca, a place for Wall Streeters and celebrities like Taylor Swift, has more subtle wealth than the Upper East Side. It highlights the rise of discreet wealth, in which the rich are living more inconspicuously and forgoing open displays of […]
Forget the Upper East Side — Manhattan’s richest neighbourhood is all about subtle wealth, and it shows a major evolution in how the elite are living
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Millennials are pouring money into gym memberships and boutique fitness classes. A financial expert says spending on fitness is a good money decision for 2 key reasons.

Millennials are buying pricey gym memberships, but the payoff can be worth the cost. According to Jean Chatzky, a financial expert, spending money on exercise can boost happiness in two ways: reducing stress, and making you feel healthier. Millennials, who have been called ” the wellness generation,” don’t stop investing […]
Millennials are pouring money into gym memberships and boutique fitness classes. A financial expert says spending on fitness is a good money decision for 2 key reasons.