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About Brick Underground
The real estate survival guide for NYC buyers, sellers, renters & dwellers.
As New York City's most popular and trusted source of real estate advice, BrickUnderground speaks directly to 75,000 monthly unique visitors seeking solutions to their NYC real-estate and apartment-dwelling needs.
We update our content 3-4 times daily with smart, originally reported stories and information curated from around the web on topics that matter to NYC apartment dwellers and apartment seekers.
Meet Our Team
Teri Karush Rogers, Founder and Editorial Director
Teri Karush Rogers is a former contributor to the The New York Times' real estate section, where she wrote more than 60 cover stories about New York City real estate trends and apartment-dweller zeitgeist. She launched BrickUnderground in May 2009 from her Upper West Side co-op. More than 3,500 posts later, the site has grown into New York City's richest repository of practical real estate advice and firsthand experience, touching on everything from how to find a good real estate agent, to how much to tip the building staff, how to banish bed bugs, and how to survive a co-op board interview.
Teri is frequently featured as an authority on New York City real estate and apartment-living issues in publications including The New York Times, The Daily News, New York Magazine, and amNewYork, and on news broadcasts including the NBC Nightly News, Fox 5, and NY1. She is a journalism and law school graduate of New York University.