This week, readers visited Brick Underground for bathroom renovation ideas that will upgrade your life and your apartment's resale value. Adding features like radiant-heat flooring and heated towel bars can reduce your energy bill while also making it more appealing to buyers when it's time to sell your apartment. Other hacks: extra-large mirrored medicine cabinets and LED lighting.
Also of interest: Questions that you should ask your partner before you move in together. NYC's real estate market tends to accelerate relationships to live-in status before couples really get to know each other. Discussing in advance your day-to-day sleeping habits, budgets, long-range relationship goals, and even what would happen with your place if you break-up—can save you a lot of aggravation down the road.
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