The last affordable neighborhoods in Manhattan: ‘The air is fresher up here’ | US news | The Guardian

The last affordable neighborhoods in Manhattan: ‘The air is fresher up here’ | US news | The Guardian

Long an ignored section of New York City by outsiders, the two neighborhoods that make up northern Manhattan are attracting attention – not all of it welcome https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/aug/29/new-york-city-affordable-inwood-washington-heights-housingRead more
Upper West Side Falls Behind on Rent Reductions

Upper West Side Falls Behind on Rent Reductions

In the last 10 days, we’ve written several posts noting that apartment rental prices across Manhattan have begun to fall. We found that to be true when we looked at Upper East Side studio apartments. We then looked at Upper East Side 1 BR apartments and found the trend to...Read more

The Most Expensive Neighborhoods in NYC

New York has no shortage of expensive apartments. But some neighborhoods are in a category of their own because it’s almost impossible to find reasonably priced rentals (or sales) in those neighborhoods. The two clearest examples of this is the West Village and Soho. If you’re looking for an affordable...Read more
View Some of the Prettiest Buildings in New York

View Some of the Prettiest Buildings in New York

We look at pictures of NYC rental buildings every day. Every once in a while, we have to stop and admire the beauty and elegance of some of NYC’s buildings. They are absolutely world-class in beauty. Unfortunately, all to often, they are of a past style of architecture that for...Read more
Huge Greenpoint Development Bringing 4,000 apartments to Brooklyn

Huge Greenpoint Development Bringing 4,000 apartments to Brooklyn

According to Curbed, Greenpoint is getting 10 new residential towers on 22 acres of waterfront property, to be called Greenpoint Landing. It will bring approximately 4,000 new apartments to the area, with 20% of them being “affordable housing”. The plans also include a fanciful footbridge across Newtown Creek, connecting Greenpoint...Read more