This week readers visited Brick Underground to check out what's happening with New York City's rental market. In Manhattan, the median rent dropped by a mere 1 percent in August—making it the second-highest rent in history, according to the Elliman Report. Brooklyn and Queens also saw record-breaking rents last month.
Also of interest: Thinking about moving to Jersey City or Hoboken? We've got a comparison of the types of housing and pricing you'll find there.
Here are this week's top five posts: