Betsey Johnson (Finally) Unloads Her Tribeca Pad
  • Betsey Johnson's Tribeca apartment has gone into contract for $2.495 million, nearly a year after the 1,660-square-foot, two-bedroom pad was first put on the market for $3.6 million. Betsey has already settled into a new home: In May, she closed on an apartment on the Upper East Side, in the same building as her daughter and granddaughter. [NYM]
  • Yankees pitcher Carl Pavano has unloaded his three-bedroom, three-bath condo at 300 East 55th Street for $3.875 million.
  • Less than a month after he closed on a two-bedroom, 36th floor condo at 15 Central Park West for $7.34 million, Philadelphia sports mogul Ed Snider is already in contract to sell the place, reportedly for as much as $12.75 million. [TRD]
  • Fashion publicist Julie Mannion paid $3.35 million for a penthouse apartment at 163 East 81st Street. She bought the two-bedroom apartment from Lucinda Watson, the author and grandaughter of Thomas Watson, the former president of IBM.
  • Diva extraordinaire Diana Ross has had her full-floor apartment at the Sherry-Netherland on the market for months, but she may be raising the price from for $9 million to $11 million after she finishes remodeling the place. [NYP, Sotheby's]