A stench grows in Red Hook, painting with polka dots, and more

By Virginia K. Smith  | October 23, 2014 - 10:59AM

"Hot tar" smell means Red Hook might not be the most pleasant 'hood to move to right now... (DNAinfo)

Painting your room with polka dots like this Crown Heights reno: brilliance or madness? (NYM)

Design tricks to get the most out of your apartment's kitchen space (Refinery 29)

For an affordable 'burb that's still a relatively short trip to the city, head to Danbury, Conn. (NYT)

You can still get some awfully nice-looking NYC apartments for under $1 million (Refinery 29)

Some decorating inspiration for your teeny, tiny apartment (Apartment Therapy)

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