Former home of ‘King of Swing’ Benny Goodman lists for $1.29M

Late musician and band leader Benny Goodman, known as the “King of Swing,” lived in this Stamford, Connecticut, property from 1952 until his death in 1986. When it came to composing his music, Goodman worked in a one-bedroom guest cottage with a cathedral ceiling on the grounds. The New England Colonial at 1287 Rock Rimmon Road was built …

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Bergdorf Goodman fashion exec Linda Fargo lists $1.3M co-op

Effortlessly chic Linda Fargo, Bergdorf Goodman’s SVP of fashion and store presentation director, is listing her also-chic Sutton Place home.  The style icon’s co-op at 14 Sutton Place South is on the market for $1.29 million. The 10th-floor residence comes with two bedrooms, two bathrooms and plenty of prewar details, all in a Rosario Candela-designed …

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Congressional candidate Dan Goldman’s NYC rental has sold for $22M

Nice digs if you can get them! Dan Goldman, the veteran prosecutor famed for being the lead counsel during the first impeachment of President Donald Trump, is now running for Congress — in style. But one thing he can’t control, like many New Yorkers, is his rental situation. Goldman and his family were renting a …

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Courtney Love’s former West Village home lists for $23M

A West Village townhouse once home to Courtney Love is on the market for a hefty $22.9 million. The 22-foot-wide, five-story Italianate-style townhouse at 27 Bank St. was built in 1856 and once housed an unusual cast of characters. There was a tenant for life in a garden-level apartment with a separate entrance below the …

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Ryan Murphy is secret buyer of Richard Gere’s Westchester estate

Filmmaker Ryan Murphy — once dubbed the most powerful man in television and known as “the king of TV”  — is the secret buyer of Richard Gere’s Westchester estate, Gimme Shelter can exclusively reveal.  Gere’s Pound Ridge compound first hit the market last year for $28 million. Murphy, who did not return calls at press time, paid $24.15 million for …

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TV personalities in contract to flip Sag Harbor stunner

Lifestyle expert/TV personality Gretta Monahan and her partner, actor and HGTV design personality Ricky Paull Goldin, are in contract to sell their latest renovation project at 1553 Noyac Path in Sag Harbor, New York. They bought this property for $930,000 last year, renovated it and flipped it for a hefty profit, as it was asking …

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Enigmatic buyer snags up $53M Aman New York condo

A mystery buyer plunked down $53 million for a 21st-floor condo at the Aman New York Residences in the Crown Building, across from Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue, according to property records. The 6,253-square-foot, four-bedroom residence is just one floor above a $75 million full-floor penthouse that recently sold — the most expensive New York …

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Inside Tom Ford’s former New Mexico ranch, now listed for $9M

New Mexico’s River Ranch, aka Estancia del Rio — which is built on 1,000 acres once owned by fashion designer (and Santa Fe native) Tom Ford — is on the market for $8.95 million. It first hit the market for $12 million in 2019. The four-bedroom, 4½-bath steel-and-concrete home at 411 Mesa Prieta Road in Youngsville …

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Model Jessica Stam asks $1.89M for downtown NYC home

Canadian-born model Jessica Stam, 36, is listing her downtown digs for $1.89 million. The one-bedroom, two-bathroom home is 1,175 square feet. It’s at 115 Fourth Ave., just off Union Square. Since the pandemic, Stam, her filmmaker husband Brahman Turner and their two kids under age 5 have called Hawaii home. “We fell in love with …

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Andy Cohen in contract to buy downtown NYC penthouse

Bravo, Andy! Andy Cohen, the TV host/producer of Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live” has bought a prewar duplex penthouse in Manhattan’s West Village, Gimme can exclusively report. The penthouse, at 299 W. 12th St., was last asking $18.3 million, as Gimme Shelter first reported. The amount Cohen will pay for the spread isn’t yet clear — but it …

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