Hi, I’m Ameena, a New York City-based independent writer and editor who has covered architecture, design, real estate, neighborhoods, transportation, art, food, wellness, and other aspects of culture across NYC.
PORTFOLIO OF WORK
Worrell Yeung created a dark-green compound that feels private, despite a busy road nearby.
BAKING COOKIES AND BREAD? OPEN HOUSES ARE BACK IN FORCE, HERE’S HOW SELLERS SHOULD PREPARE IN A COVID WORLD, MANSION GLOBAL
Cleanliness can’t be overstated and many home buyers are still uneasy about finger foods or even lingering too long in someone else’s house.
I'VE BEEN A BROKER IN NYC FOR 10 YEARS AND I'VE NEVER SEEN THE RENTAL MARKET THIS CRAZY. , BUSINESS INSIDER
This as-told-to essay is based on a conversation with Abdul Muir, a 44-year-old broker based in Brooklyn and the founder and principal of Ivey North. Here's his story and his advice for navigating the rental market, as told to writer Ameena Walker.
Jaleesa Franco has been affectionately dubbed the “flower girl” after single-handedly planting thousands of daffodils and tulips
Here are some fundamental design tips to keep in mind while showing off your creativity
It was a warm late spring day in Clason Point on June 11, 1922, when 75 mile per hour storm winds toppled a 100-foot ferris wheel, ripping the structure from its supports and tossing it onto the beach ten feet below its base. The freak accident killed eight and injured more than two dozen.
BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, A HISTORIC RESIDENTIAL ENCLAVE WITH COVETED TOWNHOMES AND ENVIABLE VIEWS OF MANHATTAN, MANSION GLOBAL
Located along the East River, the neighborhood offers architecturally stunning homes with convenience and stunning outdoor spaces.
Each year, millions of barrels are shipped from NYC to the Caribbean. Here's why, how, and the economics behind it.
Netflix aired its new original docu-series, “Made by Design,” highlighting the works of 13 African creatives.
The Ugandan architecture and design collaborative highlights the significance of honoring local materials while creating beautiful, functioning buildings.
“Creation is everything you do. Make something.”