Closings at Central Park Tower, how to create a block association, & more

By Emily Myers | February 25, 2021 - 10:30AM 

New York State changed its proposal to convert office complexes to housing by limiting the types of buildings eligible (The Real Deal)

When it comes to high cost of home ownership, New York ranks third out of 100 cities according to data from RealtyHop (press release)

Central Park Tower, the tallest residential building in the world at 1,550 feet, started closings. New owners will move in soon (press release)

Neighbors on the Upper West Side who bonded and created a block association during the pandemic want to share how it's done (West Side Rag)

A worrying new coronavirus variant is spreading in New York City (CNN)

Has your quarantine bubble burst? You're not alone (The Cut)

Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a senior writer, podcast host, and producer at Brick Underground. She studied journalism at the University of the Arts, London, and graduated with a MA Honors degree in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh. As host of the Brick Underground podcast she has earned three awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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