Neighbors

Top 10 reasons to be nicer to your neighbors

By Teri Karush Rogers | May 13, 2010 - 7:43AM
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Machiavelli never lived in a New York City apartment building, but his spirit lives on in today's short-list of reasons to make nice to your neighbors:

  1. They know about your secret garbage disposal or washer/dryer
  2. You smoke pot at home
  3. They have a terrace and a barbecue
  4. You’re having an affair with the FedEx man
  5. They have a gun collection and “Never Think Twice” neck tattoo
  6. Your Labradoodle barks constantly
  7. Their kid goes to the school you want your kid to get into
  8. They throw good parties
  9. You throw crazy parties
  10. They know where you live.

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Teri Karush Rogers

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Founder and publisher Teri Karush Rogers launched Brick Underground in 2009. As a freelance journalist, she covered New York City real estate for the The New York Times. Teri has been featured as an expert on New York City residential real estate by The New York Times, New York Daily News, amNew York, NBC Nightly News, The Real Deal, Business Insider, the Huffington Post, and NY1 News, among others. Teri holds a BA in journalism and a law degree from New York University. 

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