Believe it or not,
affordable housing may be headed to Hell's Kitchen (DNA Info)
Ever wonder why the rent is so damn high?
Here are eight reasons (WNYC)
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Yet, there is some good news for renters:
Concessions up, rents down a tiny bit (Elliman Report; previously)...
... and for those looking to rent in Manhattan this winter,
here's a map that shows where the deals are right this very moment (Rentenna)
Queens is not quite yet the new Brooklyn:
Average sales price flat in Queens flat last quarter, whereas Brooklyn is up 12% in a year (Elliman Reports)
What's on top of your building can hurt you--or worse:
Upper West Side woman suffers severe head injury from falling ice in front of the Ansonia (West Side Rag)
Looking for a $1 million -$5 million apartment?
Be prepared for competition from Chinese buyers ( Fox Business via The Real Deal) Brokers spar over whether Bitcoin has a place in real estate transactions ( CNBC via The Real Deal)