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Why my lease was canceled, boosting your listing with Instagram's #sellingpower, & more top stories

By Jennifer White Karp | October 12, 2018 - 2:00PM 

This week, readers clicked on first-person stories about the difficulties of living in New York City, including an article about a rental management company that yanked back a lease after tenants complained about conditions in the apartment, and another about coming to terms with city noise.

Here, in full, are the top five most-read stories of the last week:

1) Why I will never trust a NYC rental management company again

2) Not using Instagram to sell your apartment? #youprobablyshouldbe

3) I love noise and so should you—if you want to live in my NYC building

4) This one bedroom and studio apartment combo in Union Square is worth every dollar (sponsored)

5) New report shows Manhattan sellers still in denial about buyers' market

Jennifer White Karp

Managing Editor

Jennifer White Karp steers Brick Underground’s editorial coverage of New York City residential real estate and writes articles on market trends and strategies for buyers, sellers, and renters. Jennifer’s 15-year career in New York City real estate journalism includes stints as a writer and editor at The Real Deal and its spinoff publication, Luxury Listings NYC.  She holds a B.A. from Wesleyan University and an MFA in nonfiction writing from the New School.

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