Month: November 2011

Brooke Astor Home Sells For 50% Off; Sotheby’s To Auction Effects

Brooke Astor’s home at 778 Park Avenue recently sold for $21 million, about half the original asking price. The buyers were Daniel and Brett Sundheim. Mr. Sundheim is a portfolio manager at the hedge fund Viking Global Investors. Reports Crain’s: The apartment, which has six terraces and five fireplaces, occupies the building’s entire 16th floor …