Inside the Dakota, two $25m buyouts, strange NYC-approved pets and more of this week's most popular stories

By BrickUnderground | October 9, 2015 - 2:30PM 

1. Go behind the exclusive gates of the Dakota, the city's first luxury apartment building

2. Two Hudson Yards renters got a $25 million buyout -- here's how to score one for yourself

3. 6 strange pets you can (probably) keep in NYC apartments

4. Ask an Agent: What's a "convertible" apartment, and can I really add a temporary wall? (sponsored)

5. Ask an Expert: Does my landlord have to wash my windows?

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