This week, readers visited Brick Underground for a roundup of the best websites to buy gently used designer furniture. Brick Underground shopped AptDeco, Chairish, 1st Dibs, Kaiyo, Esty, and even Craigslist for a coveted piece: a Herman Miller Eames lounge chair and ottoman. Check out the deals we found.
Also of interest: A rundown of the questions you should ask when choosing a cable and Internet provider. From pricing, packages and bundles to free perks like integrated Netflix and unlimited DVR storage, there's a lot to consider when you're equipping your apartment with cable and Internet.
Here, in full, are the week's top stories.
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Co-op buyers can no longer put maintenance fees in escrow as a result of new rent laws
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