It’s a wrap: This week’s celebrity home swaps

Lena Horne and the brownstone at 519 Macon Street (photo credit: MGM)
Lena Horne and the brownstone at 519 Macon Street (photo credit: MGM)

Legendary songstress Lena Horne’s former Bed Stuy home is on the market to the tune of $2 million. The famed entertainer and four-time Grammy Award winner lived in the landmarked brownstone at 519 Macon Street until she was five.

Swimsuit model Kate Bock is in contract to buy a lovely one-bedroom penthouse at 67 East 11th Street.

Pat Kiernan (photo credit: NY1)
Pat Kiernan (photo credit: NY1)

Pat Kiernan, the newscaster from New York 1 who is perhaps best known for reading the newspaper on live TV as part of his “In the Papers” feature, has sold an apartment he owns with his wife Dawn at 171 North Street in Williamsburg for $1.055 million, according to city records.

The unit at 900 Park Avenue and Pat LaFontaine (photo credit: Mjeromee via Wikipedia)
The unit at 900 Park Avenue and Pat LaFontaine (photo credit: Mjeromee via Wikipedia)

Pat LaFontaine, the legendary ice hockey center who played for all three of the New York teams has purchased an apartment at 900 Park Avenue for $1.68 million with his wife Mary Beth, according to sources familiar with the deal.

Michael Chow and 1 John Street Penthouse C (image credit: Venturelli via Getty Images and Street Easy)
Michael Chow and 1 John Street Penthouse C (image credit: Venturelli via Getty Images and Street Easy)

The restaurateur Michael Chow and his wife Eva Chun have just snapped up a penthouse apartment on the Brooklyn waterfront for $5.8 million, city records show.