Crushing on a backyard, rent-stabilized tenants battle landlords with new rules, and more

By Leigh Kamping-Carder  | February 11, 2014 - 10:59AM

Over a third of men get a new real estate crush every week, with outdoor space and open floor plans among the top draws (Realtor Mag)

If you're a rent-stabilized tenant, it's now easier for you to challenge your landlord over rent spikes and other issues (WSJ)

Live in Manhattan? You're probably getting a lot more exercise than you think (

Want a jump on buying a Brooklyn home? Maybe you should hire this blogger (NYT)

Ambulance sirens ruining your terrace time? Get a politican on your side (DNAinfo)

Create a plant nook in your urban jungle abode (Apartment Therapy)

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